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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.

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  • Council leader to open new fire station

    Council leader to open new fire station

    By Michael Upton on Tue 21 Sep 2010

    Rotherham’s newest fire station will be formally opened by the borough's council leader next week at a special ceremony.

  • Sex case 'victim' accused of lying to police

    Sex case 'victim' accused of lying to police

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 20 Sep 2010

    A 15-year-old girl at the centre of a major sex crimes trial was accused today of lying in a police interview.

  • Teenage burglar's sentence cut

    Teenage burglar's sentence cut

    By Michael Upton on Mon 20 Sep 2010

    A BURGLAR who got drunk and stole cherished medals and cigarette lighters from the home of two elderly brothers has had his sentence halved by top judges.

  • Lorry horror boy 'stable'

    Lorry horror boy 'stable'

    By Naumaan Farooq on Thu 16 Sep 2010

    AN EIGHT-year-old boy remains in hospital after suffering a fractured pelvis from a runaway lorry that crushed him against a wall.

  • Papal mission for South Yorkshire's top cop

    Papal mission for South Yorkshire's top cop

    By Michael Upton on Thu 16 Sep 2010

    SOUTH Yorkshire Chief Constable Med Hughes is on high-profile duty this week , helping to guard the Pope during his visit to Britain.

  • Vandals damage 17 cars

    Vandals damage 17 cars

    By Michael Upton on Thu 16 Sep 2010

    YOBS damaged 17 cars during a spate of vandalism in Rotherham.

  • Wartime bomb found in Wath

    Wartime bomb found in Wath

    By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 14 Sep 2010

    BOMB disposal experts had to be called in after workmen dug up a wartime relic.

  • Suspected arsonist remanded in custody

    Suspected arsonist remanded in custody

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 14 Sep 2010

    A SUSPECTED arsonist has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a flat fire which left a man with severe burns.

  • Probe after soccer yobs smash team coach's window

    Probe after soccer yobs smash team coach's window

    By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 14 Sep 2010

    POLICE and Rotherham United officials are investigating after yobs hurled a pint glass through a window of Burton Albion’s coach after Saturday’s game against the Millers.

  • Couple's robbery horror

    Couple's robbery horror

    By Phil Turner on Fri 10 Sep 2010

    A £5,000 reward is being offered to catch masked robbers who snatched a £23,000 gold watch and diamond rings from a couple after lying in wait for them outside their home.

  • VIDEO: Campaigning former Eastender Brooke Kinsella visits Rotherham

    VIDEO: Campaigning former Eastender Brooke Kinsella visits Rotherham

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    ACTRESS Brooke Kinsella, whose teenage brother was fatally stabbed while, visited Rotherham on Wednesay to see how gun and knife crime is being tackled.

  • Woman arrested over outdoor sex romp

    Woman arrested over outdoor sex romp

    By Michael Upton on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    A WOMAN has been arrested for outraging public decency after alleging indulging in sexual acts outside a council building.

  • Award for crimebusting father and son

    Award for crimebusting father and son

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    A FATHER and son who chased and caught a bag snatcher in Rotherham town centre have been awarded police commendations

  • Mystery over police operation at Kilnhurst house

    Mystery over police operation at Kilnhurst house

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    POLICE spent more than ten hours at a house in Kilnhurst on Tuesday.

  • Eight-hour battle to control surgery blaze

    Eight-hour battle to control surgery blaze

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 06 Sep 2010

    FIREFIGHTERS tackled a major blaze at a disused doctor’s surgery in Edlington on Saturday.