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Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Thu 14 Dec 2017

A MAN threatened convenience store staff with a knife before fleeing empty-handed.

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  • REVIEW: Volvo V40 CrossCountry

    REVIEW: Volvo V40 CrossCountry

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 19 Aug 2015

    IN a country where home-bred cars are starting to utilise hi-tech scanning technology to search out pot holes, the concept of a jacked-up hatchback makes sense.

  • Tailgaters told to “back off” ahead of Injury Prevention Day

    Tailgaters told to “back off” ahead of Injury Prevention Day

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    TAILGATERS and lane-hoggers are being urged to steer a coarse towards safer driving following the issue of 194 on-the-spot fines for antisocial driving.

  • Chris Evans could make Top Gear a CarFest again

    Chris Evans could make Top Gear a CarFest again

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 18 Jun 2015

    SO, is Chis Evans the right man for the BBC’s coveted Top Gear job, is the show going to fall apart with Clarkson, Hammond and May?

  • Aspiring mechanics sought by car dealership

    Aspiring mechanics sought by car dealership

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 11 Jun 2015

    VOLKSWAGEN stockists JCT600 are on the hunt for its next generation of mechanics with an scheme which will boast 115 apprentices.

  • Video: Bloodhound SSC build closes in on speed record

    Video: Bloodhound SSC build closes in on speed record

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 12 May 2015

    HOW long does it take to build a car capable of travelling at over 1,000mph?

  • Video: Nissan fronts-up to endurance rivals

    Video: Nissan fronts-up to endurance rivals

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 12 May 2015

    CONVENTION dictates that modern racing cars have to be mid-or-rear engine and, at the very least, rear-wheel-drive.

  • Mobile speed camera locations

    Mobile speed camera locations

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 24 Apr 2015

    MOBILE speed cameras will be operated by road safety officers carrying out patrols along the borough’s roads this week.

  • Bentley’s GT3-R moorland monster

    Bentley’s GT3-R moorland monster

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 21 Apr 2015

    THIS week a bruising 521bhp British Coupe rolled off the back of a lorry at the Rotherham Advertiser offices.

  • Speed cameras in Rotherham

    Speed cameras in Rotherham

    By Admin on Mon 20 Apr 2015

    MOBILE speed cameras will be operated by road safety officers carrying out patrols along the borough’s roads this week.

  • Subaru WRX STi

    Subaru WRX STi

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    BACK in the year 2000 I went to see Bob Dylan at the Sheffield Arena (as it was then called – very straightforward).

  • Suzuki Vitara DDiS SZ5 AllGrip

    Suzuki Vitara DDiS SZ5 AllGrip

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    AFTER a three-hour flight which transported the assembled UK motoring press to Portugal, I was thrown the keys to Suzuki’s new Vitara and disgorged onto the foggy, rain-soaked roads outside Cascais.

  • Mazda 2 Sport Nav

    Mazda 2 Sport Nav

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    MAZDA is coming to the roulette table with its arms full of chips in 2015.

  • Fiat Qubo Trekking

    Fiat Qubo Trekking

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    PRACTICALITY rarely comes arm-in-arm with desirability.

  • Lexus NX300h F Sport

    Lexus NX300h F Sport

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 17 Feb 2015

    HYBRID cars got edgy with the launch of the Lexus NX300h late last year.

  • Driving in wet wintry weather

    Driving in wet wintry weather

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 26 Jan 2015

    Whether you are scared stiff of snow, frightened by ice or simply worried about wet wintry weather there are various causes of trepidation on the roads at this time of year.