Thu 18 Jan 2018
THE youth centre co-founded by a man convicted of possessing child abuse images has closed while it works with the council’s safeguarding board.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 17 Jan 2018
A DEVOLUTION deal edged closer as Rotherham Borough Council leader Chris Read indicated he would be willing to compromise.
By Michael Upton on Mon 15 Jan 2018
MP Sarah Champion has urged minister not to let the collapse of construction giant Carillion derail the Rotherham tram-train link.
MP Sarah Champion has backed the introduction of a new planning law aimed to protect music venues.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 12 Jan 2018
MORE than 120 homes in Rotherham have been empty for five years or more, research by the Liberal Democrats found.
By Antony Clay on Wed 10 Jan 2018
AN MP has hit out at the Department for Transport after it rejected his call for a new HS2 rail route consultation.
By Michael Upton on Tue 09 Jan 2018
ROTHERHAM’S last remaining representative in the Cabinet said it had been “an honour and a privilege” after leaving in a reshuffle.
By Michael Upton on Thu 21 Dec 2017
COUNCIL chiefs have been criticised for missing the chance to “seize vital powers” from Westminster.
By Antony Clay on Fri 15 Dec 2017
COUNCIL chiefs have denied having second thoughts over plans for HS2 amid claims building a high speed rail station in the centre of Sheffield will be an engineering nightmare.
By Dave Doyle on Thu 14 Dec 2017
COUNCILLORS have overwhelmingly approved cutting four of their number as changes are made ward boundaries from 2020.
By Michael Upton on Mon 11 Dec 2017
ROTHERHAM council leader Chris Read has been appointed as the head of a major regional forum.
By Michael Upton on Mon 04 Dec 2017
MP JOHN Healey went back to school to fill pupils in on politics.
By Dave Doyle on Fri 01 Dec 2017
WOMEN from ethnic minorities fear to go out in public and children are branded “groomers” in the playground, a meeting was told.
By Dave Doyle on Tue 21 Nov 2017
YOUNG policy-shapers have revealed their action plan for the next year, putting the spotlight on teenage body image.
By Michael Upton on Thu 16 Nov 2017
MP JOHN Healey has helped to launch an initiative aimed at keeping people in the Dearne Valley warmer this winter.
By Antony Clay on Wed 15 Nov 2017
THE number of people out of work in the Rotherham district has fallen, according to the latest government figures.