Comment

  • Socialist solution to housing problems

    Socialist solution to housing problems

    By Kerry Hitchen on Tue 03 Aug 2010

    Sir- It has come to my attention the impossibility for young people and first time buyers to find affordable and decent homes to rent or to buy.

  • Expensive start to holiday

    Expensive start to holiday

    By Mrs Gill Fairhurst on Sat 31 Jul 2010

    I would like you to inform the person who hit my car and smashed the wing mirror whilst it was parked at Wickersley on Saturday and then drove away that new wing mirror cost me £58 to replace, plus a trip to Sheffield for the repair.

  • We need tolerance, not racist rhetoric

    We need tolerance, not racist rhetoric

    By Andrew Griffin on Fri 30 Jul 2010

    Sir, Jim Fletcher's letter, printed in the advertiser of July 30, is as unhelpful as it is bigoted.

  • Don't believe those with vested interests over climate change

    Don't believe those with vested interests over climate change

    By Robin Darnell on Mon 26 Jul 2010

    Sir, I apologise, I know you must be getting a bit bored with this. Mr Garbutt makes a key point: don’t believe politicians and other groups who have vested interests in progressing this cause.

  • Forgemasters should sink or swim

    Forgemasters should sink or swim

    By michael james conlon on Thu 22 Jul 2010

    Sir- The recent outburst from MP Denis McShane regarding the Forgemasters loan makes my toes curl.

  • Running to help autistic kids

    Running to help autistic kids

    By Kelly Hall on Wed 21 Jul 2010

    Sir, On the 8th August 2010 i shall be doing a sponsored fun run for The National Autistic Society at Rother Valley Country Park, Sheffield.

  • Tough times ahead: Council leader's open letter to town

    Tough times ahead: Council leader's open letter to town

    By Michael Upton on Tue 20 Jul 2010

    HARD decisions, job losses and cuts to public services are on the way, the leader of Rotherham Borough Council warned this week.

  • PARKES LIFE: I'm not down with the kids anymore...

    PARKES LIFE: I'm not down with the kids anymore...

    By Amy Parkes on Mon 19 Jul 2010

    THERE was a time when I knew every face in every celebrity magazine going.

  • We need reasonable debate on global warming

    We need reasonable debate on global warming

    By Robin Darnell on Fri 16 Jul 2010

    Sir, Blimey – Sceptic, naive, dangerous and inaccurate. Next you’ll be calling me a Sheffield Wed/United fan.

  • Where is Glenn?

    Where is Glenn?

    By Roy Ives on Fri 16 Jul 2010

    Sir-My name is Roy Ives and I am urgently seeking the wherabouts of Glenn Williams, an ex RAF tech who served with 2623 Squadron Royal Auxillary Air Force Regiment in the 1980s.

  • Nationalise utility companies

    Nationalise utility companies

    By Chris Bingham on Tue 13 Jul 2010

    Despite repeated attempt by sceptics to play down anthropogenic climate change, the UK government, nevertheless, is committed to many agreements and has published many papers outlining its own emission reduction targets, recycling targets, renewable energy

  • MP Kevin Barron owes us an apology

    MP Kevin Barron owes us an apology

    By Michael J Conlon on Mon 12 Jul 2010

    Sir— So now it seems that no new schools for Maltby, (see Advertiser, July 9) despite the fact that our local MP and his daughter’s election campaign centered around the fact that these schools were going to be built.

  • Possible end of Maltby Acadmy plans 'excellent news'

    Possible end of Maltby Acadmy plans 'excellent news'

    By Shaun Barratt on Mon 12 Jul 2010

    With regard to the possible axing of the new build for Maltby Academy (see Advertiser July 9), as stupid as it sounds, it’s brilliant news!

  • No reason to strike

    No reason to strike

    By Michael J Conlon on Wed 07 Jul 2010

    Sir, I went to sign on recently to find staff from the employment office outside with placards which read fair pay and conditions say no to cuts.

  • Public ownership would mean better buses

    Public ownership would mean better buses

    By Richard Marriott on Mon 05 Jul 2010

    Sir, An issue that seems to have been forgotten about recently and was brought back to the front of my mind was the bus services in Rotherham.

  • We can't stop climate change

    We can't stop climate change

    By Robin Darnell on Sun 04 Jul 2010

    Sheffield Campaign against Climate change.