Latest news

Six teenage Rotherham boys arrested over schoolgirl rapes

Six teenage Rotherham boys arrested over schoolgirl rapes

Fri 15 Feb 2019

SIX boys aged under 16 have been arrested on suspicion of rape and other sexual offences.

  • Mum gives birth in Rotherham hospital corridor

    Mum gives birth in Rotherham hospital corridor

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    NEW mum Andrea Rawson’s baby daughter was delivered in a hospital corridor by her mother after a last minute dash to the labour suite ended a lift ride away from medical help. The 36-year-old mum of four was just yards from Rotherham General Hos

  • Bus shelter yobs banished . . . for now

    Bus shelter yobs banished . . . for now

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    RELIEVED residents living near to a bus stop which has become a regular haunt of teenage gangs and a target for vandalism have praised measures that may have brought an end to the problem. But this week it emerged that the removal of the bench and&nbs

  • Charity cheat steals old folks' Christmas

    Charity cheat steals old folks' Christmas

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    THIS IS the man who stole the old folks’ Christmas—and then walked free from court.Charity cheat Victor Goodyear pocketed £1,570 from a kitty set up by the elderly to pay for trips, including a Christmas dinner, after winning their trust

  • Alf's not for sale says Ronnie Moore: VOTE

    Alf's not for sale says Ronnie Moore: VOTE

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    ROTHERHAM have fired a warning to clubs who have targeted livewire striker Adam Le Fondre, saying: “He’s going nowhere!” And he won’t be allowed to move—under Football League regulations—even if a lucrative offer wa

  • Ten out of ten for community safety team

    Ten out of ten for community safety team

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    ROTHERHAM’S community safety team were given ten out of ten when they paid a visit to Gordon Brown.Steve Parry, the borough council’s Neighbourhood Crime and Justice Manager and Jackie Roper, a Community Safety Officer, were invited to 10 Downi

  • Carrie's life-changing jungle adventure

    Carrie's life-changing jungle adventure

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    A BEAUTICIAN has returned home after a “life-changing” stint  looking after orphans in the Philippine jungle.Carrie Platts (36), of Whiston, spent five weeks living in a bamboo hut with no running water while caring for four babies abandon

  • Chloe's the star of Yorkshire's Got Talent: SLIDESHOW

    Chloe's the star of Yorkshire's Got Talent: SLIDESHOW

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    ON A NIGHT when stardust was in the air, 16 stage-struck hopefuls wowed a packed audience in the final of the Advertiser’s Yorkshire’s Got Talent. They sang their way into the hearts of a cheering 200-strong crowd who were left in no doubt

  • It won’t be a stroll, Moore warns Millers

    It won’t be a stroll, Moore warns Millers

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    RONNIE Moore has warned his side not to expect an easy ticket into the FA Cup third round tomorrow.Blue Square outfit Luton Town come to Don Valley and Moore is acutely aware of the difficulty of a tie against a side who have plenty to prove after being du

  • Manor in a spin

    Manor in a spin

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    WITH Manor Motorsport finalising their plans for next year’s Formula One campaign, the on-track action switched to South-East Asia where the Dinnington team went close to claiming a top-six finish in the Macau F3 Grand Prix.Manor's Robert Merhi chall

  • Curtis eyes  title target

    Curtis eyes title target

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    CURTIS Woodhouse will look to take another step towards a title bout when he fights in Hull tonight.Woodhouse, fighting out of Dave Coldwell’s Rotherham gym, takes on West Bromwich’s Dean Hickman at the KC Stadium and is confident of claiming a

  • Light up a life

    Light up a life

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    FUND-raisers at a Rotherham charity are gathering candles ready for this year’s poignant Light Up A Life service.Rotherham Hospice’s annual event, which last year attracted around 800 people, gives family members and friends the chance to come

  • BREAKING NEWS...Moore misses out on son Ian

    BREAKING NEWS...Moore misses out on son Ian

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    ROTHERHAM United boss Ronnie Moore has failed in an 11th hour bid to bring son Ian in from Tranmere Rovers.The Millers' boss spent yesterday trying to sign a new striker to complement 14-goal Adam Le Fondre up front, but had to admit defeat before the loan

  • Murder bid case: Herringthorpe man faces court

    Murder bid case: Herringthorpe man faces court

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    A ROTHERHAM man will appear at court again next week in connection with an attempted murder at Wombwell last weekend. Nathan Brittle (22), of Herringthorpe, was arrested after a 41-year-old man was shot in the head on Sunday night. Brittle appeared at Barn

  • Whitehead back at fly half

    Whitehead back at fly half

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    TITANS will switch Mike Whitehead to fly half as they chase more British and Irish Cup points at Ayr tomorrow.Whitehead reverts from full back, where Ben Couldbeck keeps his place following last week's 52-10 win over Birmingham and Solihull. Rotherham know

  • Alf''s brought down to earth

    Alf''s brought down to earth

    By on Thu 26 Nov 2009

    NEW boy Adam Rundle has revealed the dressing room banter which brought star man Adam Le Fondre down to earth after Tuesday's spectacular performance against Lincoln.Le Fondre hit two of the best goals seen at Don Valley but missed out on a first-ever seni