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  • LETTER: Fly-tipping cost distribution unfair

    LETTER: Fly-tipping cost distribution unfair

    By READER on Fri 28 Jul 2017

    SOME three years ago we began a process known as ‘Stopping Up’ to prevent access to vehicles at either end of Doles Lane; this is the narrow lane linking lower and upper Whiston. For which there are two alternative routes, both better for vehicles.

  • POLL: Is hate crime a major problem in Rotherham?

    POLL: Is hate crime a major problem in Rotherham?

    By Admin on Fri 28 Jul 2017

    This week, we ask: Is hate crime a major problem in Rotherham?

  • REVIEW: Tramlines 2017

    REVIEW: Tramlines 2017

    By Adele Forrest on Thu 27 Jul 2017

    I’VE had a ridiculous smirk on my face all week because I haven’t stopped smiling to myself (at sometimes inappropriate moments) about how fun Tramlines was last weekend.

  • POLL: Bradley Lowery

    POLL: Bradley Lowery

    By Admin on Fri 21 Jul 2017

    Was the head teacher of Rawmarsh School right to tell pupils who wrote on their shirts in tribute to cancer victim Bradley Lowery to change, cover up the writing or go home?

  • POLL: Does Rotherham councillors’ 1.15 per cent cut in their allowances go far enough?

    POLL: Does Rotherham councillors’ 1.15 per cent cut in their allowances go far enough?

    By Admin on Thu 20 Jul 2017

    Does Rotherham councillors’ 1.15 per cent cut in their allowances go far enough?

  • LETTER:  The hypocrisy speaks volumes

    LETTER: The hypocrisy speaks volumes

    By READER on Wed 19 Jul 2017

    THE dust has settled after the general election and two things were confirmed; Theresa May is not fit to lead the country and Labour must not regain power this century.

  • LETTER: Pink Floyd in Rotherham

    LETTER: Pink Floyd in Rotherham

    By READER on Wed 19 Jul 2017

    I AM researching a book about psychedelic rockers Pink Floyd, famed for their 1979 hit Another Brick In The Wall and their fabulous stage effects, including the inflatable pig Algie who once slipped his moorings at Battersea Power Station and flew off across London.

  • LETTER: Not so smart at all

    LETTER: Not so smart at all

    By READER on Wed 19 Jul 2017

    WELL done Mr Billups, you know what a Master Fletcher is. Poisoned barbs not at all. I may not be perfect all the time but if you voted for this lot of Labour then considering your age you should know better. They are not the Labour party you grew up with as a young man.

  • LETTER: “Nothing happens” is not good enough

    LETTER: “Nothing happens” is not good enough

    By READER on Tue 11 Jul 2017

    EVERY news item currently seems to be ‘spun’ into something political — and I mean party political.

  • LETTER: Ashamed of mess in Rawmarsh

    LETTER: Ashamed of mess in Rawmarsh

    By Admin on Tue 11 Jul 2017

    ONCE again, annually, I have to beg to the Rotherham Council for the central reservation on Rawmarsh High Street to be cleaned.

  • LETTER: The hypocrisy speaks volumes

    LETTER: The hypocrisy speaks volumes

    By Admin on Tue 11 Jul 2017

    THE dust has settled after the general election and two things were confirmed; Theresa May is not fit to lead the country and Labour must not regain power this century.

  • POLL: Do you believe the tram-train project will benefit Rotherham town centre?

    POLL: Do you believe the tram-train project will benefit Rotherham town centre?

    By Admin on Mon 10 Jul 2017

    Do you believe the tram-train project will benefit Rotherham town centre?

  • COMMENT: How culture can cast a spell

    COMMENT: How culture can cast a spell

    By Admin on Thu 06 Jul 2017

    by Arts Council North director for Yorkshire & Humber, Pete Massey

  • LETTER: Well done Rotherham

    LETTER: Well done Rotherham

    By READER on Tue 04 Jul 2017

    ARMED Forces Day was a good day where Rotherham showed their appreciation for our armed forces in past and present conflicts.

  • LETTER: Thanks to taxi driver who helped those in need

    LETTER: Thanks to taxi driver who helped those in need

    By READER on Tue 04 Jul 2017

    I AM a Methodist Minister in Rotherham and Deanne Valley and one of the churches I look after is Talbot Lane Methodist Church.

  • Apprentices are Rotherham’s future

    Apprentices are Rotherham’s future

    By Andrew Mosley on Wed 28 Jun 2017

    A FEMALE welder and a graphic designer are the top apprentices in Rotherham.