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Jail, Caesar! Rotherham council prosecutes one of the worst fly-tipping offenders

Jail, Caesar! Rotherham council prosecutes one of the worst fly-tipping offenders

Wed 11 Dec 2019

A FATHER and son who illegally dumped huge amounts of waste have been prosecuted after Rotherham Council’s longest-running investigation into fly-tipping.

  • Northerner Ashworth welcomes move

    Northerner Ashworth welcomes move

    By David Beddows on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    NEW signing Luke Ashworth is delighted to have been given a fresh start in the north by Rotherham United.

  • 200 brave Dearne Valley Triathlon course. PICTURES

    200 brave Dearne Valley Triathlon course. PICTURES

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    MORE than 200 competitors took part in the first ever Dearne Valley Triathlon which took place on Sunday.

  • A taste of the West End at Civic

    A taste of the West End at Civic

    By Michael Upton on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    TV talent show stars Rob McVeigh and Richard Morgan are both warming up their vocal chords to perform in West End Nights, a celebration of musical theatre at Rotherham Civic Theatre this week.

  • Forgemaster's decision will cost '200 jobs'

    Forgemaster's decision will cost '200 jobs'

    By Phil Turner on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    MORE than 200 potential jobs in the nuclear industry for the Rotherham area have been lost because of the Government’s axing of an £80 million loan to a steel firm.

  • Firemen battle huge tyre blaze

    Firemen battle huge tyre blaze

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    FIRE crews are tackling a huge tyre blaze on at a former recycling plant in White Lea Grove, Mexborough.

  • Warner is nostalgia guest

    Warner is nostalgia guest

    By David Beddows on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    FORMER Millers player Dennis Warner is the guest speaker at this month's meeting of Rotherham United Nostalgia Society.

  • Powerminster Gleeson Services land Rotherham Interchange contract

    Powerminster Gleeson Services land Rotherham Interchange contract

    By Amy Parkes on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    A NEW partnership has been launched to help keep operations running smoothly at Rotherham Interchange.

  • Witness plea over failed cable theft

    Witness plea over failed cable theft

    By Phil Turner on Mon 28 Jun 2010

    POLICE are appealing for help to track down thieves who stole cable from the side of a railway line but went away empty-handed after leaving it behind.

  • Why did pants take preference?

    Why did pants take preference?

    By Rich Wilkes on Sun 27 Jun 2010

    Sir- I was disappointed to see a guy with dodgy pants running through town got a full page article in last week's paper, but a charity walk which hundreds of our townspeople entered didn't get a mention.

  • VIDEO: Rotherham raises Armed Forces Day flag

    VIDEO: Rotherham raises Armed Forces Day flag

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    THE mother of a Rotherham soldier killed in the Falklands watched on proudly as the Armed Forces flag was raised at the barracks named after her son.

  • New-look Ulley dam unveiled

    New-look Ulley dam unveiled

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    THE DAM that threatened to engulf parts of Rotherham when it breached during the floods of 2007 is to be officially re-opened exactly three years on.

  • Village date for Boy on a Dolphin

    Village date for Boy on a Dolphin

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    A HIT band scheduled to play Sheffield City Hall later in the year are preparing to air new material at an intimate village hall gig.

  • Rescue service 'vital' , says dog lover

    Rescue service 'vital' , says dog lover

    By Michael Upton on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    AN animal lover who has provided overnight shelter to dozens of dogs in the past two years has condemned council bosses for scrapping the service.

  • Rotherham Boys in fold shock

    Rotherham Boys in fold shock

    By Paul Rickett on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    THE axe has fallen on Rotherham Boys—leaving the town without a representative schools side for the first time.

  • Titans sign rugby legend

    Titans sign rugby legend

    By Paul Rickett on Fri 25 Jun 2010

    GO-AHEAD Rotherham Titans are to sign rugby legend Henry Paul.