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  • Save our farmland

    Save our farmland

    By Cath Hallam on Sun 10 Jul 2011

    Sir, I note from your last week's edition that the planning authority feel we do not know the difference between greenbelt and greenfield.

  • Praise for Rotherham Against Cuts group

    Praise for Rotherham Against Cuts group

    By Jeff Sheard on Wed 06 Jul 2011

    Sir, Just done my Saturday morning shopping in Rotherham and had the pleasure of chatting to the Rotherham Against the Cuts (RAC) group.

  • Thanks to Brinsworth 10k officials and supporters

    Thanks to Brinsworth 10k officials and supporters

    By Melvin Milner on Mon 04 Jul 2011

    Sir, May I be allowed through your paper, to thank so many people. I did the Brinsworth 10 km race on Sunday but due to having two knee replacements I was only able to walk the race (and came in last!).

  • In reply to Tyke

    In reply to Tyke

    By Peter Short on Sun 03 Jul 2011

    Sir, I was most disappointed to see the letter from someone who hides behind the anonymous "Tyke" ( last week's letters).

  • In whose national interest?

    In whose national interest?

    By David Miller on Sun 03 Jul 2011

    Sir, May I say I read with interest Mr Derrick Atkinson’s letter regarding human rights in England and I have to say I agree with him entirely, although I feel he may not get the answers he is looking for regarding English issues as Mr Barron is a UK MP, N

  • Why build on the green belt?

    Why build on the green belt?

    By John Green on Wed 29 Jun 2011

    Sir, I recently watched a TV programme called ‘Britain’s Empty Homes and according to this programme, there are one million empty homes so why are we still going to build on our food producing greenbelt land?

  • READER LETTER: New stadium plans show 'great foresight'

    READER LETTER: New stadium plans show 'great foresight'

    By Mick Moffatt on Sat 18 Jun 2011

    Sir, I have been following the exploits of Rotherham United and their new stadium over the years.

  • Parking madness

    Parking madness

    By Sandra Hern on Fri 17 Jun 2011

    Sir, Has Rotherham Council gone mad? Don't they want people to come and shop in the town centre. Why have they change a number of car parks to pay by phone only?

  • Changes at strike school an attack on our futures

    Changes at strike school an attack on our futures

    By Jenny Shorthill on Wed 15 Jun 2011

    Sir—So what do we get for our money now the dust has settled at Rotherham Community School? What do I get for my grandchildren and family?

  • Work of carers not being recognised

    Work of carers not being recognised

    By Joanne McCreath on Mon 13 Jun 2011

    Sir, I am a full time carer for my 3-year-old old disabled son who has spina bifida, hydrocephalus, club foot affecting both feet and requires catheters 4 times a day.

  • READERS' LETTERS: Council loan to Millers 'disgusting'

    READERS' LETTERS: Council loan to Millers 'disgusting'

    By john cavill on Mon 13 Jun 2011

    Sir, Rotherham Council strikes again!

  • Too much, too soon?

    Too much, too soon?

    By Admin on Fri 10 Jun 2011

    Sir, I write to you as a concerned parent as well as an employee of rmbc, currently working with young people. (please do not print my name and address).

  • Devolve power to the English

    Devolve power to the English

    By David Miller on Wed 08 Jun 2011

    Sir, The headline in Wednesday's Telegraph read: “Cameron must hand power to the people before it’s too late.” "The Coalition’s plan to shift decision making from state to citizen is being frustrated by Whitehall, write Douglas Carswell and Daniel Hannan."

  • Fantastic work of Alzheimer's volunteers

    Fantastic work of Alzheimer's volunteers

    By Annie Bethell on Tue 07 Jun 2011

    Sir, I am writing to you to let everyone know about our wonderful volunteers and all that they do for Alzheimer’s Society in Rotherham.

  • Why are we builidng on Rotherham's green belt?

    Why are we builidng on Rotherham's green belt?

    By John Green on Tue 07 Jun 2011

    Sir, I have just watched a TV programme called ‘Britain’s Empty Homes and according to this programme, there are one million empty homes so why are we still going to build on our food producing greenbelt land?

  • Unwanted alley gates

    Unwanted alley gates

    By Mr Eric Leigh on Thu 02 Jun 2011

    Sir, I live on a pensioners' complex, nice and quiet. But a few years ago, a certain person cajoled the council into placing alley gates on some of the entrances to said complex for security even though some of the other people didn't want them.