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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.

All posts matching tag: Environment

  • South Yorkshire Police go green

    South Yorkshire Police go green

    By Admin on Mon 14 Jul 2014

    SOUTH Yorkshire Police has become the first force to join a scheme helping to improve its vehicle fleet’s air quality.

  • Recycling is a farce

    Recycling is a farce

    By READER: Martin Fletcher on Mon 14 Jul 2014

    TODAY, I drove to the refuse tip with a half full bin size black bag of rubbish. Why? My refuse collection was yesterday but you can only get three bags full in the bin. And they will not take a loose black bag on the side; even though other boroughs actua

  • Fly-tipping hotspot cleaned up

    Fly-tipping hotspot cleaned up

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 25 Jun 2014

    FLY-tipping near Firsby Reservoir was cleared by council staff after being reported by the Advertiser.

  • Recycling centre hours reduced in budget cuts

    Recycling centre hours reduced in budget cuts

    By Admin on Fri 02 May 2014

    ROTHERHAM’S recycling sites will each be closed for one day a week from this summer due to budget cuts.

  • Shorter hours for Rotherham waste sites

    Shorter hours for Rotherham waste sites

    By Michael Upton on Wed 30 Apr 2014

    ROTHERHAM’S recycling sites will each be closed for one day a week from this summer due to budget cuts.

  • Green for ‘Go’ for eco-pupils

    Green for ‘Go’ for eco-pupils

    By Michael Upton on Thu 03 Apr 2014

    GREEN-thinking youngsters have teamed up with a “cheeky money” to help get their message across.

  • Digging in to help nature blossom at Wombwell

    Digging in to help nature blossom at Wombwell

    By Michael Upton on Tue 25 Feb 2014

    VOLUNTEERS have been helping nature blossom by planting 600 new trees in the Dearne Valley.

  • Waste centre closure plans passed

    Waste centre closure plans passed

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    EACH of Rotherham’s four waste recycling centres will be shut one day a week, saving the council more than £26,000 a year.

  • Green bin trumpets have ‘bin’ silenced

    Green bin trumpets have ‘bin’ silenced

    By READER: Richard Billups on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    TRUMPETS sounded from every town hall in the UK when green bins for garden waste were introduced. Be environmental friendly, use your green bin and save the planet was the call.

  • Threat to council tip opening hours

    Threat to council tip opening hours

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    TWO household waste recycling centres could be shut for two days a week in an effort to save £26,000.

  • Money advisers host bill-slashing workshop at Rotherham Hospital

    Money advisers host bill-slashing workshop at Rotherham Hospital

    By Amy Westby on Tue 28 Jan 2014

    ADVISERS will be on hand this week to help people save money on their energy bills.

  • Council should sell off reusables

    Council should sell off reusables

    By READER: Andrew S Redding on Tue 31 Dec 2013

    I TOOK some stuff to the tip at Carr Hill, and saw a notice warning me that I was not allowed to take anything from the skips. I saw a computer tower, and thought it was a shame to leave it, as I could have got it going in no time, but “the man” said no.

  • Waste site re-opens

    Waste site re-opens

    By Michael Upton on Thu 28 Nov 2013

    A COUNCIL waste site which closed three weeks ago will reopen this weekend.

  • Woman’s garden waste fine

    Woman’s garden waste fine

    By Admin on Tue 15 Oct 2013

    A ROTHERHAM woman is counting the cost of ignoring advice and warnings on how to deal with her household waste.

  • Anston waste site set to close

    Anston waste site set to close

    By Admin on Wed 09 Oct 2013

    ONE of the borough council’s four recycling sites will be closed for six weeks.