Thu 22 Mar 2018
INSPECTORS have told South Yorkshire Police to improve how it protects vulnerable people – but rated it good in all other areas.
By Antony Clay on Wed 28 Feb 2018
Advice and information session for armed forces veterans and their families in Riverside Library, Riverside House, Main Street, Rotherham, on third Thursday of month 10am-2pm.
By Gareth Dennison on Sat 10 Feb 2018
A FRIENDSHIP forged between three former army men is still going strong — 60 years after they met on national service.
By Dave Poucher on Tue 14 Nov 2017
ROTHERHAM fell silent as thousands of people turned out to honour the borough’s fallen.
By Michael Upton on Tue 07 Nov 2017
CURRENT and former Armed Forces members are being urged to help shape support for families by taking part a new survey launched in the run-up to Remembrance weekend.
By Michael Upton on Wed 25 Oct 2017
A WAR veteran involved in the Normandy landings has finally received France’s highest decoration 73 years on from D-Day.
By Sam Cooper on Mon 16 Oct 2017
DETAILS of this year’s Remembrance Sunday services across the borough have been finalised.
By Sam Cooper on Fri 13 Oct 2017
HEROIC climber Leslie Binns - who twice abandoned his dream of reaching the summit of Mount Everest to save the lives of fellow climbers - is in the running for a prestigious military award.
By Sam Cooper on Fri 29 Sep 2017
THEY put their lives on the line defending our freedom — and now they need your help to ensure they can continue to receive vital support adjusting back to civilian life.
By Michael Upton on Mon 18 Sep 2017
A PLAQUE will be unveiled next week at a special service in memory of a hero soldier from Swinton.
By Michael Upton on Wed 13 Sep 2017
FORMER fliers paid tribute to their lost comrades to mark annual Battle of Britain Week.
By Sam Cooper on Tue 05 Sep 2017
By Sam Cooper on Thu 24 Aug 2017
RELATIVES, historians and former military personnel came together for a special service to mark 100 years since the death of a First World War soldier.
By Dave Doyle on Thu 17 Aug 2017
PETTICOATS will swing to the sound of big band jazz at a Poppy Appeal fundraiser next Saturday.
By Admin on Mon 17 Jul 2017
A MARITIME worker paid a personal tribute to Rotherham’s VC hero 35 years on after the fallen soldier’s exploits in the Falklands War.
By Sam Cooper on Fri 30 Jun 2017
A SPECTACULAR Spitfire flypast was one of the highlights as Rotherham celebrated Armed Forces Day.