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Three men hunted over Wickersley kidnapping by 'fake police officer' and bungled Stag bank raid

Three men hunted over Wickersley kidnapping by 'fake police officer' and bungled Stag bank raid

Wed 22 Nov 2017

A ROBBER posing as a police officer kidnapped a woman and her young child before trying to hold up a bank.

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  • Mexborough mums group set for return

    Mexborough mums group set for return

    By Michael Upton on Tue 25 Feb 2014

    A GROUP to support new mums in Mexborough will be relaunched next month.

  • Public health on the agenda

    Public health on the agenda

    By Admin on Tue 04 Feb 2014

    HEALTH trust governors are inviting all to attend their quarterly public meeting this month.

  • Norovirus warning at Mexborough Montagu Hospital

    Norovirus warning at Mexborough Montagu Hospital

    By Amy Westby on Tue 31 Dec 2013

    STAFF are urging people with flu, sickness or diarrhoea to stay away from Mexborough Montagu Hospital in a bid to prevent an outbreak of norovirus.

  • Ambulance boss’s Christmas plea

    Ambulance boss’s Christmas plea

    By Dave Doyle on Fri 20 Dec 2013

    THE HEAD of Yorkshire’s ambulance service is urging revellers to “choose well” this Christmas and spare a thought for medical staff working through the holiday.

  • World class job for Mexborough physio Kat

    World class job for Mexborough physio Kat

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 17 Dec 2013

    PHYSIO Kat Dawson has returned to her day job at Montagu Hospital after working for Ireland’s Rugby League World Cup team.

  • Two hurt in Thurcroft fire

    Two hurt in Thurcroft fire

    By Dave Doyle on Tue 10 Dec 2013

    TWO people have been hospitalised after firefighters pulled them unconscious from their burning Thurcroft house.

  • Double scoop for Mexborough health trust

    Double scoop for Mexborough health trust

    By Amy Westby on Thu 05 Dec 2013

    EXCELLENCE in training has won the trust that runs Mexborough Montagu Hospital a national award.

  • New Rotherham Hospital’s pledge to bring passion

    New Rotherham Hospital’s pledge to bring passion

    By Michael Upton on Thu 05 Dec 2013

    THE NEW chief executive of Rotherham Hospital has vowed to build on the “commitment and passion” of staff to drive its recovery.

  • Truly grateful for the NHS

    Truly grateful for the NHS

    By READER: Colin Levesley on Tue 26 Nov 2013

    WE often read of sad events associated with the NHS. As it cannot be a perfect system there will always be, for one reason or another, unfortunate occurrences, because of human, technical or administrative errors. However, in my recent experience I have to

  • More mental health services needed

    More mental health services needed

    By READER: Vicky Poole on Tue 26 Nov 2013

    I WOULD like to share my views on the article titled ‘Mental Health Service Praised’ about the charity Rethink Mental Health.

  • Montagu backs mental health pledge

    Montagu backs mental health pledge

    By Amy Westby on Wed 06 Nov 2013

    THE TRUST that runs Mexborough Montagu Hospital has backed a pledge to fight the stigma associated with mental health problems.

  • Town prepares for first Diabetes Day

    Town prepares for first Diabetes Day

    By Admin on Fri 01 Nov 2013

    PEOPLE with diabetes are invited to the town’s first day dedicated to helping those with the health condition.

  • A week in the life of the NHS

    A week in the life of the NHS

    By READER: David Smith on Wed 30 Oct 2013

    I RECENTLY went into Bassetlaw Hospital for a knee replacement operation.

  • Have your health checked at Rotherham leisure centres

    Have your health checked at Rotherham leisure centres

    By Admin on Thu 17 Oct 2013

    HEART health checks are being carried out at leisure centres in Rotherham this week to help people cut cholesterol and stay in good nick.

  • Hospital holds memorial service for grieving families

    Hospital holds memorial service for grieving families

    By Admin on Mon 07 Oct 2013

    BARNSLEY HOSPITAL is holding a special memorial service for families who have lost a baby or child at any time during or after pregnancy.