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Three men arrested over Wellgate stabbing

Three men arrested over Wellgate stabbing

Fri 20 Apr 2018

THREE men have been arrested in connection with a Wellgate stabbing. 

  • Air ambulance airlifts Tickhill crash victim to hospital

    Air ambulance airlifts Tickhill crash victim to hospital

    By on Mon 05 Oct 2009

    AN elderly woman was airlifted to hospital by the Yorkshire Air Ambulance after suffering life-threatening injuries in a car crash in Tickhill, Rotherham.The 72-year-old, from Maltby, was in the back of a silver Ford Focus which careered off the road and h

  • BIKER HURT IN SMASH

    BIKER HURT IN SMASH

    By on Mon 05 Oct 2009

    Police are appealing for witnesses to an accident on a notorious "death road" that left a man with serious injuries. The motorcyclist was injured after his bike left the road on the A57 Worksop Road, near Todwick, at 11.15am&n

  • FILM REVIEW: DORIAN GRAY

    FILM REVIEW: DORIAN GRAY

    By on Fri 02 Oct 2009

    AFTER Dracula was sexed-up into Van Helsing and The Mummy was rebooted by Brendan Fraser and co, Frankenstein must be due for an unwelcome remake. But for now, fans of creepy classics will have to settle for a retelling of Oscar Wilde's gothic parable Dori

  • DIARY DATES

    DIARY DATES

    By on Fri 02 Oct 2009

    OCTOBER Friday,  October 2,   Britcar 500 at Silverstone on the Grand Prix Circuit.Saturday /Sunday, October 3 /4,  Donnington Park: Derby Phoenix Motorcycle Club races. Sunday, October 4, Championship Car Races. A round of the Bri

  • BIRD EXPERT LOCKED UP

    BIRD EXPERT LOCKED UP

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    A BIRD expert appealed against a suspended prison sentence for illegally keeping some of the UK's rarest wild birds—and found himself locked up instead.Sean Fitzpatrick (42), a former chairman and an honorary life vice-president of the National Counc

  • SIXTIES MILLER IS NOSTAGLIA GUEST

    SIXTIES MILLER IS NOSTAGLIA GUEST

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    A MILLER from the 1960s is the guest at next week's meeting of Rotherham United Nostalgia Society.John Shepherd made his Rotherham debut in the last game of the 1965/66 season and went on to make more than 20 league appearances.He'll be talking about his l

  • BMX STARLETS HIT THE HEIGHTS

    BMX STARLETS HIT THE HEIGHTS

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    TWO-WHEELED starlets from Rotherham BMX Club cut a dash at the British Championships—with one youngster in particular taking the eye.Making his national debut after racing only a handful of regional events over the last six months, Callum Wing rode a

  • MOORE PLAYS IT COOL FOR CREWE

    MOORE PLAYS IT COOL FOR CREWE

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    NEW Rotherham United boss Ronnie Moore will resist the temptation to make wholesale changes for tomorrow's trip to Crewe after getting off to a losing start at Northampton.The Millers turned in arguably their worst performance of the season in their 3-1 re

  • BASKETBALL CLUB SEEKS NEW BLOOD

    BASKETBALL CLUB SEEKS NEW BLOOD

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    FANCY having a go at basketball?Then Rotherham Hawks Basketball Club would like to hear from you.They are looking for players for all age groups from 5-14 years.This year the Hawks will be entering teams in the U13s and U15s National League and  young

  • COULD YOU BE SOUTH YORKSHIRE'S NEXT ROCK SUPERSTAR?

    COULD YOU BE SOUTH YORKSHIRE'S NEXT ROCK SUPERSTAR?

    By on Thu 01 Oct 2009

    STUDIO time, a single release and a support slot at one of South Yorkshire's top music venues are all up for grabs in a new talent contest.The competition, named Ballot of the Bands is the brainchild of staff at Rotherham College of Arts and Technology's R

  • LOSING START FOR RONNIE

    LOSING START FOR RONNIE

    By on Wed 30 Sep 2009

    RONNIE Moore had no complaints after tasting defeat at Northampton Town last night in his first match back in charge of Rotherham United.The 3-1 setback was the Millers' first in eight league games and helped the struggling Cobblers' snap a run of five str

  • SCRAPPAGE SCHEME EXTENDED

    SCRAPPAGE SCHEME EXTENDED

    By on Tue 29 Sep 2009

    THE UK car scrappage scheme has been extended by Lord Mandelson to include an additional 100,000 cars.The move, announced by the Business, Innovation and Skills Secretary at the Labour Party Conference today (Tues 29), already been welcomed by industry chi

  • MOORE'S MILLERS RETURN

    MOORE'S MILLERS RETURN

    By on Fri 25 Sep 2009

    RONNIE Moore is officially back as manager of Rotherham United - and former Millers skipper Jimmy Mullen will be his assistant.The Advertiser can confirm the news after speaking to chief operating officer Paul Douglas.In a dramatic week at the club, 5

  • TOE-TAPPING TRIUMPH

    TOE-TAPPING TRIUMPH

    By on Thu 24 Sep 2009

    WOW! Rotherham Teachers Student Academy certainly know how to put on a show and their latest offering of High School Musical 2 met the exceptionally high standards I have come to expect.It was this very same academy that first introduced me to the American

  • EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ASH

    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ASH

    By on Tue 22 Sep 2009

    ASH are out to make it a November to remember for Rotherham music fans when they stop off in the town as part of their nationwide A to Z tour. Bass player Mark Hamilton spoke to Michael Upton about the band's new direction, the death of the album and how f