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Millers bring Christmas cheer to Bluebell Wood

Millers bring Christmas cheer to Bluebell Wood

Fri 15 Dec 2017

ROTHERHAM United brought presents, Christmas cheer and even snow to Bluebell Wood.

  • Crash victims 'stable'

    Crash victims 'stable'

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    A DRIVER and passenger seriously injured in a fatal collision two weeks ago are still in hospital.The 40-year-old man and 18-year-old woman were taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary, where they remain in a "stable" condition.The pair, both from Edl

  • Big freeze hits Rotherham bin collections

    Big freeze hits Rotherham bin collections

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    HOUSEHOLDERS have been warned that bin collections have been hit by the bad weather.Rotherham Borough Council was unable to follow the Christmas and New Year timetables. Any refuse collections missed this week will be collected next week on the normal coll

  • Worker in meat grinder horror

    Worker in meat grinder horror

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    A SAFETY probe is under way after a food factory worker's arm was trapped in a meat grinder.James Hardcastle suffered three fractures and had to be freed by firefighters after the accident at about 6pm on Tuesday last week.Crews from Brampton and Mexboroug

  • Concert cancelled

    Concert cancelled

    By on Wed 06 Jan 2010

    THIS weekend's Dearne Big Band concert at the Carlton Park Hotel in Rotherham has been cancelled because of the weather.The event was set to take place at 8pm on Sunday (10) but has fallen victim to the freezing temperatures.

  • Titans braced for another call-off

    Titans braced for another call-off

    By on Wed 06 Jan 2010

    OPPONENTS?Bedford say they will be “very surprised” if Saturday’s game against the Titans beats the freeze.And that’s the last thing the Clifton Lane men wanted to hear.Freezing temperatures mean Goldington Road was unplayable as th

  • MP's Youtube message on debt advice

    MP's Youtube message on debt advice

    By on Wed 06 Jan 2010

    Families worried about paying the bills and holding on to their house are being urged to go along to a free advice workshop over the next few weeks.Events are being held in Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster later this month for householders to get fre

  • School closures

    School closures

    By on Wed 06 Jan 2010

    ICY and snowy conditions have closed nearly every school in the borough as pupils of all ages look set to make the most of a rare snow day.Traffic chaos and pathways blighted by ice has seen many of Rotherham's Schools take the decision to call off le

  • Police say only call 999 in emergences

    Police say only call 999 in emergences

    By on Tue 05 Jan 2010

    Police are appealing to the public not to ring 999 unless it is a genuine emergency.Numerous weather related enquiries are being made which are taking up the valuable time of call handlers unable to deal with real emergencies.People have been ringing up as

  • Party poppers blamed for Rotherham nightclub fire

    Party poppers blamed for Rotherham nightclub fire

    By on Tue 05 Jan 2010

    An explosion of midnight party poppers were to blame for a fire at a Rotherham nightclub during the new year celebrations, firefighters said this week. Staff were forced to evacuate the dancefloor after a fire broke out as revellers were welcoming the

  • Snow causes transport chaos in Rotherham

    Snow causes transport chaos in Rotherham

    By on Tue 05 Jan 2010

    Snow has caused huge disruption for the borough's commuters.Major routes have been closed, many made impassable, and bus services have been cancelled after around four inches of snow fell in just over an hour, this morning (Tuesday 5).Among the list o

  • Weekend sport already in danger

    Weekend sport already in danger

    By on Tue 05 Jan 2010

    LOCAL sport is set for another weekend white-out, with the Millers' and the Titans' games already in danger.The winter freeze is forecast to continue for the next five days, putting Rotherham United's home date with Bournemouth on Saturday and the Titans'

  • Rotherham's Liquid nightclub evacuated after new year blaze

    Rotherham's Liquid nightclub evacuated after new year blaze

    By on Mon 04 Jan 2010

    Nightclub staff were forced to evacuate the dancefloor of a Rotherham nightclub when a fire broke out moments after the new year began.2010 was just ten minutes old when more than 700 clubbers were ushered to safety by staff at the Liquid nightclub on

  • Signs herald new direction for Canklow Woods

    Signs herald new direction for Canklow Woods

    By on Mon 04 Jan 2010

    An ancient woodland has been given a new lease of life thanks to new information signs - replacing the ones stolen for scrap two years ago.The glass-reinforced plastic boards welcome visitors and make up a self-guided trail through Canklow Woods.They

  • Sport blitzed again by big freeze

    Sport blitzed again by big freeze

    By on Mon 04 Jan 2010

    THE winter freeze wiped out the local sporting programme yet again at the weekend, leaving local sides facing a new-year fixture backlog.Rotherham United's match at Rochdale and Rotherham Titans' home date with Nottingham were both postponed on Saturday.Th

  • Call for council leader to resign over laundry row

    Call for council leader to resign over laundry row

    By on Wed 30 Dec 2009

    COUNCIL Leader Roger Stone was called on to resign this week amid fresh allegations over what campaigners have dubbed “Hospicegate.”The row over whether Cllr Stone knew Rotherham Hospice was a customer of the authority’s laundry service w