Thu 18 Jan 2018
THE youth centre co-founded by a man convicted of possessing child abuse images has closed while it works with the council’s safeguarding board.
By Antony Clay on Thu 02 Feb 2017
A PUBLIC drop-in session to help people fill out HS2 consultation forms will be held by a parish council next weekend.
THE thorny issue of high speed rail in Rotherham will be shunted into the House of Commons on Monday.
By Sam Cooper on Thu 02 Feb 2017
VOTERS are going to the polls today (Thursday) to elect disgraced councillor Andrew Roddison’s successor.
By Sam Cooper on Wed 01 Feb 2017
COUNCIL chiefs were unable to track down three fly-tippers last year after they gave false details.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 21 Nov 2016
A MAN has appeared in court charged with raping a 15-year-old girl as she made her way to school.
By Adele Forrest on Wed 16 Nov 2016
CALLS have been made for an independent inquiry into the police’s handling of a case which saw ten men acquitted of violent disorder today.
By Admin on Wed 12 Oct 2016
A MAN has been handed a suspended prison sentence after being caught by cops carrying out a money-laundering probe.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 11 Oct 2016
TEN men accused of violent disorder after right-wing organisations demonstrated in Rotherham town centre have gone on trial.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 07 Oct 2016
A TEENAGER led police on a dangerous 15-mile chase at speeds of up to 105mph after taking his friend’s car.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 04 Oct 2016
THE level of detail an alleged child abuse victim gave in evidence about defendants who claim they have never met her was “pretty impressive”, a prosecutor told a jury.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 29 Sep 2016
A MAN accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl has told a court she had made up the allegations because he “didn’t get on with her former partner.”
By Adele Forrest on Wed 28 Sep 2016
A MAN accused of sexually assaulting three young girls lied about not knowing his co-defendants, a jury was told today.
A MAN who was allegedly part of a grooming gang has told a jury he has never been friends with his co-defendants.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 27 Sep 2016
A WOMAN who said she fled Rotherham as a teenager to escape the men who had raped her later claimed she had been paid to lead Rotherham Borough Council training on abuse — four years before the Jay Report was published.
POLICE reimbursed a rape complainant with £140 after losing the clothes she claimed she had been sexually assaulted in, a court heard.