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Dance student dies ten days after crash

Dance student dies ten days after crash

Mon 19 Feb 2018

A DANCE student has died in hospital ten days after being involved in a road traffic collision.

  • Manvers waste plant - protesters hit out

    Manvers waste plant - protesters hit out

    By on Fri 09 Oct 2009

    ANTI-incinerator campaigners have accused waste bosses of keeping them in the dark by failing to provide enough information about the rubbish-processing plant earmarked for their doorstep.Concerned residents from Bolton, Adwick, Mexborough and Wath packed

  • Aston Park fire safety event

    Aston Park fire safety event

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    GRANDPARENTS and their grandkids are being invited to an open day at a Rotherham fire station this weekend.Older people are one of the most at risk groups, according to research by the fire service, and are being asked to get behind a major safety drive th

  • Businessman backs bike lessons

    Businessman backs bike lessons

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    A KIND-HEARTED businesseman has put his hand in his pocket to help youngsters at one school learn to ride a bike.Rotherham Borough Council currently grants funding for 36 pupils to take part in the Bikeability Cycle Training Course at Sitwell Junior School

  • Magna TV bungee blooper - watch video

    Magna TV bungee blooper - watch video

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM was the setting for a notable TV gaffe this week after red-faced reporter Jonathan Swain was accused of “swearing” during an on-air bungee jump.The roving reporter was visiting Magna on Tuesday to try his hand at the 100ft jump when h

  • Survey of Rotherham life reveals worries about yob culture

    Survey of Rotherham life reveals worries about yob culture

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    ANTI-SOCIAL behaviour has become a major problem in Rotherham as parents let their kids run amok, according to a new survey.A bleak picture of life in a yob-plagued borough is painted by the results of the Place Survey, which has also left police and borou

  • Catcliffe wind turbine broken again - by the wind

    Catcliffe wind turbine broken again - by the wind

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    ECO-friendly university bosses were left red-faced for the second time in 15 months this week after one of their wind turbines was left damaged—by high winds.One of the swishing blades on the 190ft turbine at Catcliffe (pictured) was reduced to a stu

  • American treasure hunters' amazing find in Tickhill field

    American treasure hunters' amazing find in Tickhill field

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    TRANSATLANTIC treasure hunters Russ Helfand and Heidi Bautista had the find of their lives when a few swishes of their metal detectors turned up a buried bounty of coins and jewellery.The couple (pictured), who were on holiday from the USA and had never tr

  • FORCE PARENTS TO CONTROL UNRULY KIDS

    FORCE PARENTS TO CONTROL UNRULY KIDS

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    FEATHER ruffling Tory councillor Tony Mannion says the scourge of yob plagued Rotherham will not go away until the Government and council use the law to force parents to keep their kids in check.And he called for the scrapping of youth shelters–popul

  • INDEPENDENTS GATHERING FORCE

    INDEPENDENTS GATHERING FORCE

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    THE INDEPENDENT movement is gathering pace across Rotherham, threatening to sweep out the “expenses and junket culture” in the town’s politics, according to independent councillor Peter Thirlwall.       

  • MEMORIES OF WESTGATE

    MEMORIES OF WESTGATE

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    ONCE it was a thriving community in a growing town with its own characters, way of life, sights and sounds.Westgate in the 19th Century was a bustling transportation route and industries were well served by the nearby River Don.Within the area there was a

  • SUPPORT NEEDED IF AGE CONCERN IS TO SURVIVE

    SUPPORT NEEDED IF AGE CONCERN IS TO SURVIVE

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    AGE Concern may not survive unless it raises its profile in the community and broadens its support.That was the stark message to members at the charity’s annual meeting at the Town Hall on Tuesday.It came from chairman John Walton’s in his annu

  • TOP DOCTOR FACES CHILD INDECENCY CHARGES

    TOP DOCTOR FACES CHILD INDECENCY CHARGES

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    A CONSULTANT pathologist facing charges of making indecent images of children has been sacked from his post at Rotherham General Hospital. Dr Terry Marshall,  a 65-year-old consultant histopathologist, had worked at the hospital for just over nine yea

  • Postal workers vote for strike

    Postal workers vote for strike

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    SOUTH Yorkshire's postal services look set to be disrupted after workers voted in favour of a national strike.The Communication Workers' Union (CWU) said 76 per cent of those who took part in the national ballot voted for industrial action in a bitter

  • Young meet old at Blenheim Court

    Young meet old at Blenheim Court

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    IT was a generation game with a difference when elderly residents joined forces with primary school pupils to celebrate Older Peoples Day.Youngsters from Flanderwell Primary School paid a visit to Blenheim Court residential complex where they performed a h

  • Flanderwell woman celebrates 100th birthday

    Flanderwell woman celebrates 100th birthday

    By on Thu 08 Oct 2009

    FISH and chips and enjoying the things you like are just two of the tricks that have helped Jennie Oliver reach the grand old age of 100.Jennie celebrated with two parties and two cakes—the first, a family day out to her birthplace of York, where she