Fri 24 Jun 2022
A COUPLE of campaigning dads have been recognised with a national award at a ceremony aimed at celebrating parents who make a difference.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 24 Jun 2022
ARMED Forces Day returns to Rotherham after a two-year absence with a parade and music in the town centre on Saturday.
By Chris Brayford on Thu 23 Jun 2022
MP JOHN Healey joined Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer ahead of Armed Forces week to “thank troops for their service” to the UK’s national and NATO commitments.
By Michael Upton on Mon 23 May 2022
A MOUTAINEER who aborted his attempt to conquer Mount Everest to save a fellow climber has achieved his goal at the third attempt.
By Admin on Thu 19 May 2022
AN Army captain described as “a phenomenal leader” has been included in a Top 100 list of the best data crunchers around.
By Michael Upton on Tue 19 Apr 2022
By Michael Upton on Mon 01 Nov 2021
VILLAGERS will pay their respects for the first time at their new war memorial this weekend.
THE POPPY Appeal is up and running in Rotherham — and needs your help.
By Michael Upton on Thu 05 Aug 2021
A LIFELINE service for veterans has been relaunched in grand style as it looks to spread its wings further than ever.
By Michael Upton on Wed 30 Jun 2021
MP JOHN Healey has launched a survey of veterans, and is encouraging local ex-service personnel, charities and support groups to share their views.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 29 Jun 2021
THERE were no crowds of thousands but Rotherham still marked Armed Forces Day by raising the flag.
By Michael Upton on Tue 23 Mar 2021
EX-SERVICEMAN Jeb Nightingale said he was proud to receive a military veterans' flag on behalf of Thurcroft Parish Council.
By Michael Upton on Mon 09 Nov 2020
THERE were no parades or no large-scale gatherings but Rotherham still
paused to pay its respects on Remembrance Day in a variety of ways.
By Michael Upton on Thu 05 Nov 2020
PUBLIC remembrance parades may have been scrapped – but the armed forces have still been paying tribute to the fallen.
By Michael Upton on Wed 06 May 2020
A BIG-HEARTED volunteer who has been caring for the community during the coronavirus pandemic will be playing her part in VE Day commemorations tomorrow.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 24 Dec 2019
A SOLDIER’S First World War postcard is back with his family a century later — thanks to Bluebell Wood.