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VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

Fri 17 Nov 2017

THIS was the dramatic scene as a huge fire lit up the night sky in Dalton.

  • Brave Jonathan will be remembered for his smile

    Brave Jonathan will be remembered for his smile

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    AN INSPIRATIONAL teenager who defied doctors to battle his life-limiting illnesses has died at the age of 19, leaving behind a legacy of laughter.Jonathan Whitaker, who was the first patient to stay at Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice, was well-known in th

  • Triple boost for Falcon fighters

    Triple boost for Falcon fighters

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    FIGHTERS from Dinnington’s Falcon Fight Academy built up to a demanding end of the year with three wins at a sell-out show at Doncaster’s Castle Park.Jordan Waring prepared for a tough bout on December 6 by lifting the BFKKO British Cadet Champ

  • Manor back in the points

    Manor back in the points

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    RACER Roberto Merhi took Manor Motorsport back onto the Formula 3 Euroseries podium, with boss John Booth saying: “We’re delighted to be back where we should be.”Competing in Sunday’s penultimate race meeting of the season at Dijon-

  • We must hit back, says Titans star

    We must hit back, says Titans star

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    WING Jon Feeley says Rotherham have to bounce back this week following Friday’s dismal performance at Nottingham.After being out since July following a knee op, Feeley made a welcome return in the second half at Meadow Lane.And he know the Titans hav

  • Under orders for cross country feast

    Under orders for cross country feast

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM Schools Cross Country Championships takes place at Herringthorpe next Thursday.It is the second staging of the championship event for both primary and secondary school and involves 16 teams in each race—and around 1,000 athletes on the day.

  • Willett sets sights on Dubai World Championship

    Willett sets sights on Dubai World Championship

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM golfer Danny Willett is on course to qualify for the lucrative end-of-season Dubail World Championship despite a late slump in his latest tournament.The 21-year-old sat second going into the final round of the Madrid Masters after a six-under-par

  • Rudeness revs up motorists the most

    Rudeness revs up motorists the most

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    Bad manners have been blamed for numerous road rage incidents by a nationwide campaign urging people to drive better.Boy racers, drivers who don't thank you when you let them out and drivers who show off are the top three types of drivers that AA members m

  • MP's visit to 'smash hit' Aston school

    MP's visit to 'smash hit' Aston school

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    ROTHER Valley MP Kevin Barron will be visiting a "smash hit" of a project at Aston Comprehensive School tomorrow.He will sample the results of an £58.8 million Big Lottery Fund investment into school and community sports facilities in Yorks

  • Excellent rating for Rotherham mental health services

    Excellent rating for Rotherham mental health services

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    Mental health services covering Rotherham have earned a double excellent for the second year running.Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (RDaSH) received the ratings in the NHS annual health check ratings, announced

  • Boston Castle renovation set to start

    Boston Castle renovation set to start

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    Work to prepare one of the town’s most historic landmarks for renovation is set to begin this month.Contractors are about to remove the Victorian extension to Boston Castle, the hunting lodge that sits in Boston Park overlooking the rivers Don and Ro

  • Night of glamour for hospital

    Night of glamour for hospital

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    CALLING all glamour pusses! Fund-raisers for the Rotherham Hospital Charity are putting on an evening of fashion and fine wine.Ladies Night, featuring a fashion show and free glass of bubbly, will take place at The Courtyard in Wickersley on October 21. Da

  • Youth activities on the agenda

    Youth activities on the agenda

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    A PRESENTATION about young people’s activities in the north of the borough is on the agenda of an up-and-coming area assembly.Rotherham North Area's next meeting, on October 20, will take place at 6pm at Rotherham Town Hall.There will be an opportuni

  • Young and old to perform at brass band concert

    Young and old to perform at brass band concert

    By on Wed 14 Oct 2009

    Young musicians are out to hit all the right notes this weekend at a concert to raise funds for two Rotherham brass bands.Rotherham Schools Music Service is hosting a concert, dubbed Championship Brass, at Thurcroft Junior School on Saturday at 7pm to help

  • Rotherham boozers urged to rethink their drinking habits

    Rotherham boozers urged to rethink their drinking habits

    By on Wed 14 Oct 2009

    Boozers in Rotherham are being urged to rethink their drink as the town gears up for Alcohol Awareness Week.The initiative will run throughout next week and is part of NHS Rotherham's bid to encourage people to address their drinking habits.As well as

  • Green-fingered Rotherham youngsters create community garden

    Green-fingered Rotherham youngsters create community garden

    By on Wed 14 Oct 2009

    BUDDING gardeners from a Rotherham school have planted the seeds of success by creating an outdoor area for the community.A group of 14 students from Wingfield Business and Enterprise College have spent the last seven months working on the project at Hamps