Fri 20 Oct 2017
A CABLE car could be part of the answer to Rotherham’s transport difficulties, according to one councillor.
By Michael Upton on Wed 18 Oct 2017
UKIP councillors will call later today for a public inquiry into the Rotherham child sex abuse scandal.
ROTHERHAM councillors are expected to formally rule out fracking on public land at a meeting later today.
By Antony Clay on Tue 03 Oct 2017
BALLOONS will be used to get across the message that a proposed high-speed rail line will be an eyesore.
By Michael Upton on Tue 19 Sep 2017
FORMER Rotherham Council boss Ged Fitzgerald has been suspended by current employers Liverpool Council four months after being arrested over suspected financial irregularities.
By Michael Upton on Wed 13 Sep 2017
MP JOHN Healey echoed abuse survivors’ anger at former senior council figures who refused to take part in an enquiry into the Rotherham CSE scandal.
By Michael Upton on Fri 08 Sep 2017
A PETITION calling for a criminal investigation into former Rotherham council managers and senior police officers in connection with the town’s child sex scandal attracted more than 3,000 supporters in just 18 hours.
By Michael Upton on Wed 06 Sep 2017
ROTHERHAM MP Sarah Champion has branded six reports published today into Rotherham’s child sex abuse scandal a “wasted opportunity” to allow the town to move forward as they did not hold any individuals to account.
KEY former senior figures at Rotherham Borough Council refused to take part in a probe into conduct at the council during the town’s abuse scandal.
NO former or current Rotherham Borough Council officers should face disciplinary action over the town’s child sexual exploitation cover-up, an independent investigation has ruled.
By Andrew Mosley on Mon 21 Aug 2017
NAIVE, reckless, racist or brave?
By Sam Cooper on Wed 16 Aug 2017
ROTHERHAM MP Sarah Champion has resigned as shadow women and equalities secretary after a controversial article in a national newspaper caused a storm and led to her receiving death threats.
By Antony Clay on Mon 17 Jul 2017
PROTESTERS have been left devastated after a final decision on the HS2 rail line will send it through housing estates to the east of Rotherham and the heart of the Dearne Valley.
By Michael Upton on Mon 17 Jul 2017
NEW plans to introduce a licensing scheme for rental houses and flats could send rents and eviction numbers rising in two Dearne Valley villages, landlords have claimed.
ANXIOUS residents will find out today if the controversial HS2 rail link will run past their doorsteps as planned.
By Antony Clay on Wed 12 Jul 2017
UNEMPLOYMENT in Rotherham has fallen, according to new government figures — but the number of young people out of work has gone up.