Thu 19 Oct 2017
A GRUELLING 24-hour bike ride helped pull in cash to help pay for repairs at a vandalised youth centre.
By Phil Turner on Fri 24 Aug 2012
Rotherham residents pay over 80 per cent more for their councillors than residents in neighbouring Sheffield, a council spending campaigner has revealed.
By Phil Turner on Thu 23 Aug 2012
BIG rail fare rises will hit Rotherham families hard, says Rotherham MP Denis MacShane.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 03 Aug 2012
ROTHERHAM’S MPs have backed a campaign for Yorkshire to become the country’s first Fairtrade region.
By Amy Westby on Mon 30 Jul 2012
A MEXBOROUGH councillor has backed attempts to bring the Tour De France to the town.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 27 Jul 2012
Banqueting councillors have been criticised for splashing out thousands on an annual dinner at a time when the local authority is tightening its belt.
By Gareth Dennison on Sat 21 Jul 2012
A UNION’S planned 24-hour strike on the eve of the Olympics was blasted by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg when he visited Rotherham this morning.
By Amy Westby on Thu 12 Jul 2012
CONTROVERSIAL Government plans to cut funding for adult education have been described as “out of touch” by Mexborough and Edlington MPs.
By Phil Turner on Tue 10 Jul 2012
FORMER housing minister John Healey is backing a bill to crack down on subletting by council tenants.
By Amy Westby on Wed 23 May 2012
THE MAYOR of Doncaster has been accused of being “out of touch” after missing the annual council meeting to attend the races.
By Amy Westby on Fri 04 May 2012
THE DEARNE and Don Valleys will keep their elected Mayor after 61.7 per cent of voters backed the current system.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 03 May 2012
POLLING stations have opened as voters are asked to choose who they want to fill 21 seats up for grabs at Town Hall.
By Amy Westby on Tue 01 May 2012
COUNCIL staff have been forced to hand deliver polling cards less than 48 hours before the local elections.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 18 Apr 2012
COUNCILLORS’ spending on community projects is highest in the few months before elections, according to a Rotherham Borough Council report.
By Michael Upton on Wed 18 Apr 2012
Labour leader and Mexborough MP Ed Miliband dropped in at a doctor’s surgery to discuss the impact of the impending overhaul of the NHS.
By Michael Upton on Tue 03 Apr 2012
JOHN Healey has ruled himself out of the running for the role of Mayor of Sheffield.