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Mexborough police widen scope for organised crime operation

Mexborough police widen scope for organised crime operation

Tue 16 Jul 2019

DETECTIVES aiming to tackle organised crime in Mexborough have widened their net with a two-day operation targeting parts of Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley.

  • Get your golden ticket for Chamber's Chocolate Factory

    Get your golden ticket for Chamber's Chocolate Factory

    By Admin on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    TICKETS are selling fast for the Chamber of Commerce’s Rotherham President’s Charity Ball, with over 300 guests already preparing to sample the delights of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory-themed event.

  • Oil and gas spells opportunity for Rotherham firms - NAMTEC

    Oil and gas spells opportunity for Rotherham firms - NAMTEC

    By Admin on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    THE increase in oil and gas prices could present an opportunity to this region's manufacturers, according to the Special Metals Forum (SMF), which is part of NAMTEC (National Metals Technology Centre), based in Rotherham.

  • Boost for Rotherham market

    Boost for Rotherham market

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    ROTHERHAM’S indoor market continues to go from strength to strength with a new card and gift stall, as well as the expansion of a popular clothing stall.

  • Millers slump unacceptable says Ellison

    Millers slump unacceptable says Ellison

    By David Beddows on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    MIDFIELDER Kevin Ellison says Rotherham United's slump is unacceptable—and that they must start to put it right against Northampton Town at Don Valley tomorrow.

  • Titans make sure of safety

    Titans make sure of safety

    By Paul Rickett on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans have made certain of their place in next year's Championship after a four-try beating of drop rivals Birmingham.

  • Rotherham demolition firm's steelworks challenge

    Rotherham demolition firm's steelworks challenge

    By Phil Turner on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    DEMOLITION specialist firm Ron Hull is facing a tall order at a famous South Yorkshire steelworks—pulling down a 100-foot high furnace tower.

  • Save our Green Belt

    Save our Green Belt

    By Eamonn Ward on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    Dear Sir, The only Green Party candidate in Rotherham will be Richard Penycate in Rawmarsh council ward as we focus on supporting the "Save our Green Belt" campaign.

  • VIDEO: £40,000 jewellery raider in action

    VIDEO: £40,000 jewellery raider in action

    By Phil Turner on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    A HOODED burglary suspect has been caught on CCTV during a £40,000 jewellery raid on a Rotherham town centre shop.

  • Now is the moment

    Now is the moment

    By Admin on Sun 11 Apr 2010

    With the launch of the Buy-to-Let initiative, the strength and importance of the rental market has been underlined with a flourish. Once again, rentals are fully understood to be such a key element in the housing market that private investors in the sector

  • Premature ageing girl loses battle for life

    Premature ageing girl loses battle for life

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    THE father of a child who died after battling a rare illness that affects just 20 children in Britain hopes that lessons can be learned from her short life.

  • We thought dying dad was playing a prank - family

    We thought dying dad was playing a prank - family

    By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    WHEN practical joker Tony Corbett’s family found him lying on the bedroom floor, they thought he was playing an April Fool’s prank.

  • Rotherham Renaissance project facing cutbacks

    Rotherham Renaissance project facing cutbacks

    By Admin on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    ROTHERHAM’S multi-million pound town centre regeneration project could be hit by a shortfall in funding after “severe cut-backs” by the government.

  • Peter's the Lord of the Ring

    Peter's the Lord of the Ring

    By Howard Poucher on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    MEET the new Lord of the Ring, who has danced his way to a top job to keep one of England’s oldest traditions alive.

  • My terror at ghost in garage

    My terror at ghost in garage

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    A retired Rotherham garage manager has spoken of the terror he felt while he was was working in a haunted tyre workshop.

  • Dearne Valley College thanks its loyal eaters

    Dearne Valley College thanks its loyal eaters

    By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 09 Apr 2010

    COLLEGE cooks have served up a feast to say thank you to a couple they have seen nearly every week for the last 20 years.