Tue 22 May 2018
THREE fire crews tackled a serious house fire last night (Monday) which spread from the top floor into the roof.
By Phil Turner on Fri 05 Sep 2014
A CAMPAIGN called “Rotherham fights back” is being launched today to challenge far right groups descending on the town in the wake of the sex abuse scandal.
By Michael Upton on Fri 05 Sep 2014
HUNDREDS of people turned out to hold a mass prayer gathering last night in the wake of the child abuse scandal.
By Michael Upton on Thu 04 Sep 2014
ROTHERHAM borough MPs Sir Kevin Barron, Sarah Champion and John Healey
will meet police to discuss the child sexual exploitation scandal tomorrow.
By Michael Upton on Wed 03 Sep 2014
COUNCILLORS faced calls to resign at a public meeting today from members of the public following the emergence of the Rotherham child sex scandal.
COUNCIL chiefs vowed today that Rotherham Show will go ahead — but admitted it was “under constant review”.
ROTHERHAM Show has not been cancelled, Rotherham Borough Council said today.
By Michael Upton on Fri 29 Aug 2014
ROTHER Valley MP Sir Kevin Barron has broken his silence on Alexis Jay’s child sexual exploitation report to reveal he received just one report of CSE during the 16 years it covers.
SOUTH Yorkshire’s deputy police and crime commissioner Tracy Cheetham has quit — saying she can no longer work for Shaun Wright
By Michael Upton on Thu 28 Aug 2014
PRIME Minister David Cameron jas joined the chorus of those telling police and crime commission Shaun Wright to resign.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 28 Aug 2014
A POLICE constable has been charged with causing a 15-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity.
SOUTH Yorkshire Police apologised to child sexual exploitation victims this week — and said it was currently working on historic investigations into the crime.
By Tom Sharpe on Thu 28 Aug 2014
A SPECIALIST child abuse solicitor acting on behalf of 15 Rotherham grooming victims has issued court proceedings in an effort to gain compensation for his clients.
By Michael Upton on Wed 27 Aug 2014
ROTHERHAM Borough Council’s leader Roger Stone has quit after a report heavily criticised the council’s historic handling of child sexual exploitation.
By Admin on Mon 28 Jul 2014
A CONVICTED killer who kidnapped a small time dealer and forced her to work as a prostitute in punishment for failing to pay drug debts was yesterday jailed for ten years.
By Michael Upton on Wed 16 Jul 2014
ROTHERHAM councillor Barry Dodson has been accused of a child sex offence less than three weeks after stepping down as Mayor.