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  • Extend the Minster garden

    Extend the Minster garden

    By Admin on Tue 07 Dec 2010

    Sir, "Rotherham has seen the sharpest rise in the number of vacant shop units in the Yorkshire and Humber region", with an incredible 28% of shops vacant (see study commissioned by the BBC's Inside Out Yorkshire programme).

  • Thank you Asda

    Thank you Asda

    By Mrs Claire Cadman on Sun 05 Dec 2010

    A big thanks to our staff at Asda who on Wednesday managed to walk in to work and keep the store open also to the team of staff that cleared and gritted the pathways.

  • Thanks to carers who beat the snow

    Thanks to carers who beat the snow

    By Admin on Fri 03 Dec 2010

    Heartfelt thanks go out to all the carers who have managed to get out and help me look after my Mother.

  • Support your local fire station

    Support your local fire station

    By Davie Kelly on Fri 03 Dec 2010

    I have just read your poll concerning the fire brigade and the cutbacks.

  • Questions over Maltby unemployment

    Questions over Maltby unemployment

    By Jennifer Mary Andrews on Wed 01 Dec 2010

    Sir, I refer to the letter from Mr Cruddas of Maltby CDT regarding the number of jobs created in Maltby by that organisation.

  • Council has failed to keep Rotherham moving

    Council has failed to keep Rotherham moving

    By An annoyed Rotherham tax payer on Wed 01 Dec 2010

    Why? Why? Why? in this day and age, can the borough of Rotherham come to a complete standstill.

  • Attack on social housing

    Attack on social housing

    By Graham Levin on Wed 01 Dec 2010

    Sir, Now that this Con Dem government has launched its attack on social housing by bringing in rushed, ill thought out legislation to make tenancies for two years, then if you are deemed to be earning enough to rent in the private sector or buy your own pr

  • Thanks for saving us from the snow

    Thanks for saving us from the snow

    By Jennifer Nixon on Tue 30 Nov 2010

    Sir, I would like to thank the guys who came out to help car drivers heading towards Wickersley at Bramley traffic lights on Bawtry Road on Tuesday evening.

  • Community spirit beat the snow

    Community spirit beat the snow

    By R Walker on Tue 30 Nov 2010

    Can I say through your letters page, how nice it was to see 'Communtiy Spirit' at Bramley crossroads on Tuesday evening.

  • LETTER: free schools debate. What do you think?

    LETTER: free schools debate. What do you think?

    By Miss Charlotte Blencowe on Tue 30 Nov 2010

    Sir, Unfortunately, the Rotherham Labour Group has attacked our plan for a new school (letter, the Advertiser, 26th November 2010).

  • Labour Group oppose ‘free’ schools initiative

    Labour Group oppose ‘free’ schools initiative

    By Jane Austen and Jo Burton on Fri 26 Nov 2010

    Sir, There have been some articles and speculation in the press recently concerning potential new initiatives around state education.

  • Westby Avenue: Queen pops in for a cuppa

    Westby Avenue: Queen pops in for a cuppa

    By Amy Westby on Thu 25 Nov 2010

    SO the Queen’s press team may have said officially that she was in town to visit the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre near Catcliffe.

  • Lib-Dem MPs on loser

    Lib-Dem MPs on loser

    By R Billups on Mon 22 Nov 2010

    Sir—I see that uni students have pledged to never again vote Lib-Dem.What with Forgemasters and now the students it looks as though Clegg has put himself and his party behind the eight ba

  • Now is the time to act

    Now is the time to act

    By Chris Bingham on Mon 22 Nov 2010

    Sir, As events unfold in Ireland, it is daily becoming more apparent what the elites of private capital have in store for us all.

  • Let the people vote on British democracy

    Let the people vote on British democracy

    By John Wilkinson on Mon 22 Nov 2010

    Sir—Yet again we see the ability of the British people to make their own laws being further eroded by our legal relationship with the EU

  • Westby Avenue: Christmas countdown is on

    Westby Avenue: Christmas countdown is on

    By Amy Westby on Fri 19 Nov 2010

    SORRY to talk about it, it is still November after all, but Christmas really is creeping up on us now.