Fri 14 Dec 2018
A BURGLAR caught red-handed by police and an angry householder had his sentence cut by senior judges.
By David Parker on Fri 14 Dec 2018
A MAN has been found guilty of murdering a massage parlour boss in her home.
By Chloe West on Fri 14 Dec 2018
A MAN who exploited a vulnerable relative by falsely claiming £18,000 in carers allowance has been sentenced today (Friday).
By Adele Forrest on Fri 14 Dec 2018
A WOMAN who dishonestly claimed more than £18,000 of employment support allowance has avoided jail.
TWO emergency services have joined together over the festive period to help keep front-line workers and the public safe from abuse.
AN APPEAL has been launched to find the owner of a bag of Christmas presents left in Kimberworth last night (Thursday).
WITNESSES are being urged to come forward after a man was assaulted in East Dene.
By Michael Upton on Fri 14 Dec 2018
THE President of Ireland led the tributes to a Rotherham-born musician and folk star who has died aged 74.
By Dave Doyle on Fri 14 Dec 2018
LORRIES could be banned from a key main road and taxi drivers encouraged to swap their cabs for cleaner vehicles under plans to cut pollution and clean up the borough’s air - which kills up to 100 people per year.
TODDLERS and teens singing carols at Rotherham Hospital’s Christmas fair helped to raise over £1,000 for patients and their families.
A DISTRESSED man who held up a railway for almost four hours at a cost of £10,000 and repeatedly tried to set fire to his flat has been sentenced.
A CONTRACTING firm has been fined £45,000 after a wagon driver died when his lorry overturned while he was tipping spoil onto a stockpile — described as a “high risk activity”.
CHILDREN have created lanterns for a Christmas walk aimed at raising awareness of problems in Parkgate and Rawmarsh thanks to a grant from the Advertiser’s Cash For The Community scheme.
MORE than 6,000 people became part of history when their names were added to a sculpture destined to be at the heart of the South Yorkshire landscape.
FURNITURE was set alight outside a property in Thurcroft last night (Thursday).
By Dave Doyle on Thu 13 Dec 2018
ENQUIRIES into the "suspicious" death of a nine-week-old baby in Great Houghton are continuing, police said.