Fri 28 Aug 2020
NOTORIOUS brothel owner Maria Barton was known as Lady — even in news reports of her many appearances before Rotherham’s courts.
By Admin on Wed 02 Sep 2020
PERFORMER, chairman of multiple theatre schools and co-founder of Rotherham Theatrical Student Academy (RTSA), Rachel Marshall has been in the business for three decades.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 01 Sep 2020
“Living, as we do, in an age when manufactories are springing into existence so profusely and when the atmosphere in the vicinity of every large town is rendered impure by the serpentine and cloud like volumes of smoke which ascend from huge chimneys that have reared their heads aloft in all directions, it becomes almost necessary to provide some place for recreation — some sequestered spot to which one can retire from the noise and bustle of the town, the workshop and the office to win from the balmy quietude of the pleasant country its fresh and invigorating air.”
By Admin on Tue 01 Sep 2020
KEITH Arrowsmith, cornet player for the award-winning Maltby Miners' Welfare Band, first picked up his instrument almost 70 years ago but has not run out of puff yet. Keith (74) told us about some of the highlights of his life-long love affair with music.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 27 Aug 2020
INFLUENCER, stage star and ex-Love Islander Savanna Darnell has released her debut EP.
By Andrew Mosley on Fri 21 Aug 2020
RECORD Store Day delivers an annual rallying cry that Merseyside firebrand Ian Prowse is happy to support with the release of his “anti-royal best of” The People Not The Crown EP.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 21 Aug 2020
MEET kind and courageous Leonard the second lion to take pride of place at Clifton Park Museum, which will be greeting visitors when it reopens next month.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 20 Aug 2020
FRED Kitchen was a farm labourer whose autobiography about agricultural life in Maltby has been in print for the best part of a century.
By Chloe West on Thu 20 Aug 2020
SOLIDARITY with the LGBT+ community is on display at Rotherham Hospital with the gay pride flag flying above the site to coincide with this weekend’s virtual Pride