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Could cable cars be the answer to Rotherham's traffic problems?

Could cable cars be the answer to Rotherham's traffic problems?

Fri 20 Oct 2017

A CABLE car could be part of the answer to Rotherham’s transport difficulties, according to one councillor.

  • Hallowe'een walk to mark obesity week

    Hallowe'een walk to mark obesity week

    By on Tue 27 Oct 2009

    FAMILIES from a Rotherham weight management club will take part in a fancy dress fun walk this Hallowe'en to raise awareness of National Obesity Week.Children from the Carnegie Club will be dressing up in spooky outfits to complete the two mile challenge a

  • NHS Rotherham acts to tackle workplace stress

    NHS Rotherham acts to tackle workplace stress

    By on Tue 27 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM businesses are being given the chance to apply for funding to help support the mental health of their staff.Stress and mental health problems are on the rise as more people struggle to deal with the effects of the economic crisis. And in a bid to

  • Pressure increases on Titans

    Pressure increases on Titans

    By on Tue 27 Oct 2009

    TITANS tackle Cornish Pirates this weekend badly in need of a win boost in their quest to climb out of the lower reaches of the Championship.A 43-10 reverse at leaders Exeter Chiefs on Saturday meant a sixth loss from the first eight games for Craig West's

  • Motown stalwarts head for South Yorkshire

    Motown stalwarts head for South Yorkshire

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    DANCE floor divas are coming to Doncaster next month as part of the 50th anniversary of  Motown.Doncaster Dome has been chosen as the only venue outside of London to host some of Motown's best known divas for a one-off concert Divas of Motown.Supporte

  • Thomas Rotherham students' Christmas treat

    Thomas Rotherham students' Christmas treat

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    STUDENTS at a Rotherham college are gearing up to deliver their version of a festive favourite.Ten teenagers, from Thomas Rotherham College, will perform Charles Dickens' timeless classic A Christmas Carol inspired by Neil Bartlett's adaptation.Performance

  • Police say a big thank-you to schoolchildren

    Police say a big thank-you to schoolchildren

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    South Yorkshire Police's mounted officers went back to school this week to say thanks to pupils from Wales High School. PCs Julie Bradshaw and Tracy Brown, as well as police horses Fenwick and new recruit Royston, visited the school to say thank you as the

  • Pretty in pink...Lexus' LF-A supercar

    Pretty in pink...Lexus' LF-A supercar

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    IT MAY boast a lightweight carbonfibre body, a manic 552bhp V10 engine and a 202mph top speed but Lexus’ long-awaited LF-A supercar can be disarmed with a click of your computer’s mouse thanks to a new on-line configurator. No less than 28 shad

  • M-way victim named

    M-way victim named

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    POLICE have named the 42-year-old man who was killed after he stepped into the busy southbound carriageway of the M18 motorway. Adrian Gavin Wedge, from Mansfield, died shortly after the incident which happened around half a mile from the M18's junction wi

  • 200 take part in Big Sleepout

    200 take part in Big Sleepout

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    WHILE many Rotherham residents were tucked up safely in their beds hard-core supporters of a children's charity took to the streets for a fund-raising sleepout.SAFE@Last held its annual Big Sleepout on Friday when more than 200 dedicated supporters grabbed

  • Sunshine at Clifton Park

    Sunshine at Clifton Park

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    A NEW Sunshine Corner has returned to Clifton Park–thanks to big hearted contractors.The refurbished Grade II listed Walker Sun Dial was officially handed over to the Friends of Clifton Park on Friday and unveiled in its new home–the park&rsquo

  • Segway comes to Rotherham. VIDEO AND VOTE

    Segway comes to Rotherham. VIDEO AND VOTE

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    BUSINESSMAN Chris Moulds will introduce his futuristic Segway mobility devices  to Rotherham next week.Chris, of Treeton, is behind a new business aiming to make Rotherham the UK capital for bizarre-looking electric contraptions and he will be gi

  • Mexborough cancer care plea

    Mexborough cancer care plea

    By on Mon 26 Oct 2009

    A CHARITY which helps provides free nursing care in their own homes to cancer patients and those with other terminal illnesses is hoping that organisations will take a collecting box.Marie Curie Cancer Care is calling on people who live or work in Mexborou

  • Frustrated Moore seeks new signings

    Frustrated Moore seeks new signings

    By on Sun 25 Oct 2009

     ROTHERHAM United manager Ronnie Moore has vowed to bring in new signings before next Saturday's home clash with Aldershot Town.Moore was dismayed by the way his side surrendered a 1-0 leat at Bury on Saturday to lose 2-1, leaving the Millers with onl

  • Miner's knee sufferers claim cutbacks

    Miner's knee sufferers claim cutbacks

    By on Thu 22 Oct 2009

    MINERS' knee sufferers in Rotherham say most former pitmen making claims are being turned down.Retired collier Howard Douglas, who has osteoarthritis, is meeting Wentworth MP John Healey today to take up the issue.Angry Mr Douglas (57), said that he was &q

  • Kimberworth benefits cheat drove a Porsche

    Kimberworth benefits cheat drove a Porsche

    By on Thu 22 Oct 2009

    A BENEFITS cheat who fiddled £23,000 while driving a Porsche and buying two houses has been jailed for 14 months.Paul Russell (38), was falsely paid incapacity benefit for nearly six years from 2001 after he claimed that he could not work because of