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  • Film Chat: Footlong hotdogs on a Friday morning?

    Film Chat: Footlong hotdogs on a Friday morning?

    By Michael Upton on Mon 26 Apr 2010

    Michael gives his views on the pick and mix that is a Friday at the multiplex.

  • Parking at Rotherham Hospital

    Parking at Rotherham Hospital

    By Mrs Kerry Uttley on Sat 24 Apr 2010

    Sir, As a regular visitor to Rotherham Hospital with my little girl, we were again visiting on Thursday morning (April 22), our appointment was 9.45am.

  • MPs and 'sensible' claims

    MPs and 'sensible' claims

    By Brendan Power on Fri 23 Apr 2010

    Election time must be here again as the brightly coloured leaflets from people we’ve never hear of start pouring through the letterbox, and our local MP comes out of hibernation. I was especially intrigued by the leaflets received from Kevin Barron who, fo

  • My flight ban nightmare is over

    My flight ban nightmare is over

    By Amy Parkes on Fri 23 Apr 2010

    Well it’s been quite a week for me this week and if you want to lose weight quickly I can recommend the “have your partner stranded abroad by the volcanic ash flight ban” diet.

  • Pearl and Dean picked up for a quid

    Pearl and Dean picked up for a quid

    By Michael Upton on Thu 22 Apr 2010

    Cinema advertising legend Pearl and Dean is being sold for just £1.

  • Double-0 heaven or double-0 hell?

    Double-0 heaven or double-0 hell?

    By Michael Upton on Thu 22 Apr 2010

    Michael Upton explains why news of a James Bond cash crisis has not left him shaken or stirred.

  • Not long now to the big day...

    Not long now to the big day...

    By Amy Parkes on Tue 20 Apr 2010

    Well one month into my life as a 30-something and I’m actually quite enjoying it.

  • Council elections: Have your say on the parties' mini-manifestos

    Council elections: Have your say on the parties' mini-manifestos

    By Admin on Tue 20 Apr 2010

    We asked the parties standing in next month's Rotherham Council elections to submit their mini-manifestos about what they would do for you if they were elected.

  • A way out of bus 'mess'

    A way out of bus 'mess'

    By Alan Pearman on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    I WONDER if Councillor Stone and Rotherham Chief Executive Martin Kimber were watching BBC Look North on Tuesday?

  • Save our Green Belt

    Save our Green Belt

    By Eamonn Ward on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    Dear Sir, The only Green Party candidate in Rotherham will be Richard Penycate in Rawmarsh council ward as we focus on supporting the "Save our Green Belt" campaign.

  • Meet the next Paula Radcliffe

    Meet the next Paula Radcliffe

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 08 Apr 2010

    A STRANGE thing happened to me last night...I found myself smiling while running on the treadmill.

  • Legacy of Labour a  reason to vote Tory

    Legacy of Labour a reason to vote Tory

    By Cllr Thomas Fenoughty, Conservative on Tue 06 Apr 2010

    Sir—”My dad would turn in his grave.”
    “My Dad would turn in his grave” “If they put a donkey up they’d win” When elections are coming up in Rotherham these are the 2 phrases I constantly hear.

  • How will new houses help Canklow?

    How will new houses help Canklow?

    By Concerned resident on Fri 02 Apr 2010

    Sir—As reports say that Canklow is a bad area, with high crime and low employment, why is the council planning to build 29 new homes, one a five-bedroom house.

  • Fly-away mixed bag

    Fly-away mixed bag

    By Michael Upton on Wed 03 Mar 2010

    You may have noticed Film Chat’s absence for the last few weeks while I had a well-earned break.

  • Razzle Dazzle

    Razzle Dazzle

    By Michael Upton on Wed 03 Mar 2010

    IT would be easy to mock Sandra Bullock. Let’s not forget she made her name with the exciting-but-brainless Speed, ruined it with the farcical Speed 2: Cruise Control and rehabilitated herself with a series of ordinary but profitable rom-coms such as Force

  • Sienna’s the worst

    Sienna’s the worst

    By Michael Upton on Wed 03 Mar 2010

    Back with the Razzies, there was a rare award for Sienna Miller, who landed worst supporting actress for GI Joe, while all three Jonas Brothers shared the worst actor award for Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience.