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  • LETTER: The Big ‘C’ Crises

    LETTER: The Big ‘C’ Crises

    By READER on Thu 01 Mar 2018

    MY name is Kirk and I am in Rotherham as an amateur poet. I thought you may be interested in a poem I wrote concerning the recent Kentucky Fried Chicken crisis.

  • LETTER: Time to find out how material can be re-used

    LETTER: Time to find out how material can be re-used

    By READER on Thu 01 Mar 2018

    I HAVE noted over the last few weeks the letters in your newspaper from other readers about the reluctance of Rotherham MBC to do kerbside collections of plastic waste (these collections have now been agreed).

  • POLL: Will you be voting in the Mayoral election this spring?

    POLL: Will you be voting in the Mayoral election this spring?

    By Adele Forrest on Fri 23 Feb 2018

    Labour Party members are now choosing their candidate to run for South Yorkshire Mayor. But will you be voting in the Mayoral election this spring?

  • POLL: Plans to expand two Wickersley bars

    POLL: Plans to expand two Wickersley bars

    By Admin on Thu 15 Feb 2018

    Do you think plans to expand two Wickersley bars is a good thing for the village?

  • LETTER: Time to look after our planet

    LETTER: Time to look after our planet

    By READER on Tue 13 Feb 2018

    RE the claim that bin men leave litter on the road, I wonder if it’s because of the way people recycle paper etc.

  • LETTER: Funny side of a fall

    LETTER: Funny side of a fall

    By READER on Tue 13 Feb 2018

    YOU have had lots of letters about people falling down and others helping.

  • POLL: Child Poverty

    POLL: Child Poverty

    By Admin on Thu 08 Feb 2018

    As new figures show child poverty is soaring, are you struggling to make ends meet?

  • POLL: Do you support Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in calling for a ban on hospital parking charges?

    POLL: Do you support Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in calling for a ban on hospital parking charges?

    By Admin on Tue 06 Feb 2018

    Do you support Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in calling for a ban on hospital parking charges, which he called “a tax on sickness”?

  • POLL: Plastic Bottles

    POLL: Plastic Bottles

    By Admin on Fri 26 Jan 2018

    Should Rotherham Borough Council introduce plastic recycling collections?

  • POLL: Devolution

    POLL: Devolution

    By Admin on Thu 25 Jan 2018

    Should Rotherham pursue a compromise deal over devolution instead of sticking to its guns over a South Yorkshire-only arrangement?

  • LETTER: Anti-litter team should follow refuse collectors

    LETTER: Anti-litter team should follow refuse collectors

    By READER on Tue 23 Jan 2018

    I REFER to your excellent article in January 5 edition and suggest that if the anti-litter team followed the refuse collectors, particularly on blue bag and box collection days, the fines that could be issued to these litterers would mean that there is no need to increase the council tax.

  • LETTER: Bring back the pub piano

    LETTER: Bring back the pub piano

    By READER on Tue 23 Jan 2018

    MUSIC plays a big part in our lives, whether it be in the past or here in the present day.

  • LETTER: Quality of Labour councillors leaves lot to be desired

    LETTER: Quality of Labour councillors leaves lot to be desired

    By READER on Wed 17 Jan 2018

    SOME of the residents at Windy Lodge at Aughton would like to thank the UKIP councillor for the Holderness ward Mick Elliot, who was made aware of the problem of paths that needed gritting in order for residents to access the centre and to be able to get to the Post Office for their pensions etc.

  • LETTER: Lack of common sense

    LETTER: Lack of common sense

    By READER on Wed 17 Jan 2018

    THE other week when visiting Aston Leisure Centre my wife slipped slightly in the car park.

  • LETTER: Why do we need SYPTE?

    LETTER: Why do we need SYPTE?

    By READER on Wed 17 Jan 2018

    THERE were no buses on Boxing Day in Rotherham, except for the X1.

  • POLL: Rotherham Hospital

    POLL: Rotherham Hospital

    By Admin on Thu 11 Jan 2018

    Are government funding levels to blame for Rotherham Hospital services coming under “severe pressure”?