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Two arrested in Wickersley kidnap and attempted Stag bank raid investigation

Two arrested in Wickersley kidnap and attempted Stag bank raid investigation

Thu 23 Nov 2017

DETECTIVES investigating a kidnap and attempted robbery of a bank by a fake police officer and a gang of masked men have made two arrests.

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  • Licensing scheme improving housing standards, says council

    Licensing scheme improving housing standards, says council

    By Admin on Fri 18 Dec 2015

    TENANTS are starting to see improvements to their homes under a controversial new selective licensing scheme, according to council officials.

  • Rotherham buildings rated ‘excellent’

    Rotherham buildings rated ‘excellent’

    By Michael Upton on Thu 04 Jun 2015

    SEVERAL new buildings across Rotherham, including houses and a school, have been acclaimed in a regional building excellence awards.

  • 72 flats for vacant Howard Building

    72 flats for vacant Howard Building

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 22 Apr 2015

    PROPOSALS for a former town centre college block to be converted into 72 flats have been passed.

  • Working housing benefit claimants double

    Working housing benefit claimants double

    By Admin on Fri 13 Feb 2015

    THE number of working people applying for housing benefit in Rotherham has more than doubled in five years.

  • Residents on right path to victory

    Residents on right path to victory

    By Admin on Thu 18 Dec 2014

    RESIDENTS bidding to ensure a problem footpath remains closed have won their fight.

  • Housebuilder’s bid to “bee” friendly

    Housebuilder’s bid to “bee” friendly

    By Adele Forrest on Wed 14 May 2014

    SCOUTS and guides from Rother Valley South are “bee-ing” asked to get involved in a creative campaign to help save the population of British bees.

  • South Anston home’s demolition approved

    South Anston home’s demolition approved

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 30 Apr 2014

    A FORMER nursing home will be demolished to make way for an estate of ten new homes.

  • Policies don’t make sense

    Policies don’t make sense

    By READER: A Richardson on Wed 12 Mar 2014

    REGARDING the controversial decision by the Planning Inspector to add another 3,000 homes to the Local Plan making 17,000 homes to be built. There seems to be a mismatch somewhere. We were informed that Group4S, the company responsible for dispersing asylu

  • Housing policy not green

    Housing policy not green

    By READER: Cath Hallam on Wed 12 Mar 2014

    I READ recently in your paper that following a report by planning inspector, Richard Hollox, that Rotherham Council have been told they can no longer prioritise brownfield sites for housing and that they must add a further 3,000 homes to the local plan. He

  • Housebuilder’s backing for heart charity campaign

    Housebuilder’s backing for heart charity campaign

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 27 Feb 2014

    A HOUSING developer is backing the British Heart Foundation by giving £50 for each property reserved at its Waverley development during February.

  • Council told to add 3,000 new houses to development plans

    Council told to add 3,000 new houses to development plans

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    AN INSPECTOR has told Rotherham Council it must add an extra 3,000 new houses to its controversial Local Plan.

  • Council rent increase agreed

    Council rent increase agreed

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    COUNCIL tenants’ rent will go up by 6.57 per cent — an average of £4.54 a week under plans approved this week.

  • Drop-in events for Rotherham licensing scheme

    Drop-in events for Rotherham licensing scheme

    By Michael Upton on Thu 23 Jan 2014

    DROP-IN sessions are being held over the next month as part of a consultation on plans to impose licences on hundreds of Rotherham houses.

  • Developers await Wath housing appeal decision

    Developers await Wath housing appeal decision

    By Amy Westby on Tue 14 Jan 2014

    DEVELOPERS will have to wait until next month to find out if their appeal to overturn a planning decision has been successful.

  • John Healey MP backs second bill to help renters

    John Healey MP backs second bill to help renters

    By Admin on Thu 24 Oct 2013

    FORMER housing minister John Healey has backed a second bill calling for letting agents to be regulated.