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Parkgate nursery shut down by Ofsted for six weeks

Parkgate nursery shut down by Ofsted for six weeks

Fri 23 Feb 2018

A NURSERY has been temporarily shut down by Government inspectors after concerns were raised about its ability to keep children safe – just days after police were called to the site.

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  • 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.

  • Face of M18 crash victim

    Face of M18 crash victim

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 06 Sep 2010

    A STUDENT who was killed in a four-car motorway pile-up has been named as Jemma O’Sullivan.

  • Firebugs start massive hay blaze

    Firebugs start massive hay blaze

    By Phil Turner on Thu 02 Sep 2010

    FLAMES could be seen for miles around after arsonists set 200 bales of hay on fire at Ulley.

  • Stabbing attack: man faces attempted murder charge

    Stabbing attack: man faces attempted murder charge

    By Phil Turner on Thu 02 Sep 2010

    A 27-year-old man arrested after a stabbing incident in Rotherham town centre yesterday is being detained by police on suspicion of attempted murder.

  • Woman stabbed in town centre

    Woman stabbed in town centre

    By Phil Turner on Wed 01 Sep 2010

    A 25-year-old woman is in Rotherham General Hospital with stab wounds following an incident on Bridgegate, Rotherham at just after 1pm.

  • Readers help trap fugitive

    Readers help trap fugitive

    By Phil Turner on Tue 31 Aug 2010

    POLICE have thanked the public for their help in finding a wanted criminal after he was caught and returned to jail.

  • Hospital fraudster locked up

    Hospital fraudster locked up

    By Phil Turner on Thu 26 Aug 2010

    HEALTH chiefs have issued a warning after a fraudster who cheated a hospital trust out of £18,000 was locked up.

  • Criminals cash to help young people

    Criminals cash to help young people

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 26 Aug 2010

    Money or assets recovered from criminal activity will go straight into a pot to support young people thanks to a new partnership.

  • Biker robbers in petrol station hold-up bid

    Biker robbers in petrol station hold-up bid

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 26 Aug 2010

    POLICE have launched a hunt for two men who attempted to rob a petrol station before fleeing on an off-road motor-cycle.

  • Titanium blaze at Rotherham factory

    Titanium blaze at Rotherham factory

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 25 Aug 2010

    FIRE crews put out a fire involving two tonnes of titanium at a metallurgical engineering firm in Rotherham.

  • Pervert filmed sex abuse of teenager

    Pervert filmed sex abuse of teenager

    By Phil Turner on Tue 24 Aug 2010

    A SEX pervert who made home porn movies of himself sexually abusing his 14-year-old victim has been jailed for five years.

  • Warning after chimney blaze

    Warning after chimney blaze

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 24 Aug 2010

    FIREFIGHTERS have warned residents with coal and log-burning fires to take care when re-lighting them after the warm summer months.

  • Water thieves 'put lives at risk'

    Water thieves 'put lives at risk'

    By Admin on Tue 24 Aug 2010

    BUSINESSES are draining the equivalent of eight Olympic swimming pools by illegally tapping into fire and third-party hydrants, according to Yorkshire Water.