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VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

Fri 17 Nov 2017

THIS was the dramatic scene as a huge fire lit up the night sky in Dalton.

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  • LETTER: Not always all right or all wrong

    LETTER: Not always all right or all wrong

    By READER on Fri 17 Nov 2017

    HAVING somehow survived for seven decades, much nearer the end than one might prefer, I really ought not to be too concerned about what the future holds for the UK.

  • LETTER: Military personnel and families deserve full apology

    LETTER: Military personnel and families deserve full apology

    By READER on Fri 17 Nov 2017

    I HAVE been reprimanded by a few “thugs, Marxists and Trots” from Rotherham Momentum, for baiting our local Kippers/Mailers. They say I should be more sympathetic to their ageing condition — Cognitive Dissonance (that’s PC for barm pots) — and be more lenient. But I can’t help myself! So here goes for the last time.

  • LETTER: Sarah’s lofty ideals diluted

    LETTER: Sarah’s lofty ideals diluted

    By READER on Thu 16 Nov 2017

    FURTHER to Donald Buxton’s contribution to the letters pages in the October 27 edition of the Advertiser in which he bemoaned the lack of courage exhibited by the political elite in the local Labour Party with regard to their failure to seek the removal of the MBE conferred on Roger Stone for “services to local government”.

  • LETTER: Green space already under threat without fracking

    LETTER: Green space already under threat without fracking

    By READER: on Mon 13 Nov 2017

    AS a resident of Greasbrough I read with disbelief the article on fracking with the application for more licences in Rotherham being made by Ineos Shale.

  • LETTER: Help protect wonderful scenery

    LETTER: Help protect wonderful scenery

    By READER on Mon 13 Nov 2017

    ‘MUST Britain’s beauty be despoiled’ is the insistent cry from those who love our countryside

  • LETTER: Children and adults celebrate cult of devil worshipping at Halloween

    LETTER: Children and adults celebrate cult of devil worshipping at Halloween

    By READER on Thu 26 Oct 2017

    HALLOWEEN approaches again, children and adults alike will be garishly dressed to celebrate the cult of devil worshipping as just good fun.

  • LETTER: Three Amigos excuse the inexcusable

    LETTER: Three Amigos excuse the inexcusable

    By READER on Mon 23 Oct 2017

    IT was good to see the return of Mr Platts in the Advertiser. We now have the “Three amigos”, Messrs Platts, Duff and Billups, to provide us with even more mirth than Steve Martin and Co.

  • LETTER:  Socialism fails in every country

    LETTER: Socialism fails in every country

    By READER on Mon 23 Oct 2017

    IN reply to Ian Roddison and his invite to a Momentum meeting. Thanks but no thanks, my reasons are due to the vast amount of evidence that Momentum has a hard core of middle class thugs hell bent on trying to bring down a democratically elected government.

  • LETTER:  “I can watch the rabbits”

    LETTER: “I can watch the rabbits”

    By READER on Fri 13 Oct 2017

    I’D just like to thank whoever designed the new light sequence at Whiston crossroads for adding another ten minutes to my homeward journey.

  • LETTER: Thanks from all veterans

    LETTER: Thanks from all veterans

    By READER on Fri 13 Oct 2017

    I AM writing in reply on the Flanderwell couple, Mr and Mrs Churnside, who have been great supporters of the Poppy Appeal.

  • LETTER: Anyone know of bed of air boiler?

    LETTER: Anyone know of bed of air boiler?

    By READER on Fri 13 Oct 2017

    AS a volunteer medi-car driver for the South Yorkshire Ambulance service, over the ten years I heard many tales from ex-steelworkers and miners, but the one that sticks in my mind was from a gentleman who was an engineer at the NCB’s facility at Fence near Sheffield.

  • LETTER: Memories and pictures of Habershon House?

    LETTER: Memories and pictures of Habershon House?

    By READER on Wed 04 Oct 2017

    I WOULD like to thank Angela Bissell for her insight into Habershon House in her letter (September 29 ).

  • LETTER: Bridge plan is waste of money

    LETTER: Bridge plan is waste of money

    By READER on Wed 04 Oct 2017

    SO once again the lunatics that are the so-called Rotherham Council have come up again with another air-brained, money-wasting scheme, with the building of the pedestrian bridge beside the railway station.

  • LETTER: Thank you for help

    LETTER: Thank you for help

    By READER on Wed 27 Sep 2017

    I KNOW good deeds are not that newsworthy, you always hear about the bad things that happen in our area in and around Rotherham.

  • LETTER: Thanks from all veterans

    LETTER: Thanks from all veterans

    By READER on Wed 27 Sep 2017

    I AM writing in reply on the Flanderwell couple, Mr and Mrs Churnside, who have been great supporters of the Poppy Appeal.