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Contracts signed for town centre hotel

Contracts signed for town centre hotel

Thu 11 Aug 2022

TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.

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  • Blue badge cheats fined

    Blue badge cheats fined

    By Admin on Tue 25 May 2010

    Rotherham Borough Council is taking its fight against 'blue badge' fraud to the courts.

  • MASBROUGH:'Green' care home opens

    MASBROUGH:'Green' care home opens

    By Admin on Mon 24 May 2010

    AN ECO-friendly care home is set to open in Rotherham tormorro and residents are being invited to have a look around.

  • Guests hit the red carpet at Hollywood Ball: VIDEO.

    Guests hit the red carpet at Hollywood Ball: VIDEO.

    By Amy Parkes on Fri 21 May 2010

    IT WAS hooray for Hollywood and hooray for the Rotherham Hospice as glamorous guests arrived for a red carpet reception at this year's fund-raising ball.

  • We want All Saints site to go green NOW!

    We want All Saints site to go green NOW!

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 21 May 2010

    CRUSADING traders are demanding that the former All Saints’ Building site is transformed into a town centre green space—sooner rather than later.

  • Rotherham Council care charge fury

    Rotherham Council care charge fury

    By Phil Turner on Fri 21 May 2010

    CARERS have reacted with fury to council demands for disabled people to pay huge rises in respite care.

  • £25,000 up for grabs thanks to Advertiser cash giveaway

    £25,000 up for grabs thanks to Advertiser cash giveaway

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 20 May 2010

    UNSUNG heroes who do great work in their community could be set for a share of £25,000 thanks to the Rotherham Advertiser’s Community Cash Giveaway.

  • Work starts on £700,000 Rotherham Minster project

    Work starts on £700,000 Rotherham Minster project

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 20 May 2010

    LANDSCAPING work is under way to enhance Rotherham’s Minster Yard as a town centre green space.

  • Charity concert comes to Dalton

    Charity concert comes to Dalton

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 20 May 2010

    A CONCERT promising a feast of music and entertainment is being held to raise money for two charities in Rotherham.

  • Oz visitor praises Rotherham libraries

    Oz visitor praises Rotherham libraries

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 20 May 2010

    AN AUSTRALIAN visitor in town to research libraries has described Rotherham’s facilities as “some of the best in Europe.”

  • YES! for £350m 'jewel in the crown'

    YES! for £350m 'jewel in the crown'

    By Michael Upton on Tue 18 May 2010

    A TRAIL-blazing £350 million leisure complex hailed as “the jewel in Rotherham’s crown” has been given renewed backing after planners gave it the thumbs-up for the second time.

  • D-day for £350m YES! project

    D-day for £350m YES! project

    By Michael Upton on Mon 17 May 2010

    COUNCILLORS are meeting this afternoon to decide whether a controversial £350 million leisure development should get the go-ahead.

  • 350 drop in for tea with Rotherham couple

    350 drop in for tea with Rotherham couple

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 10 May 2010

    HUNDREDS of people popped in for a cuppa when a Rotherham couple held an MS fund-raiser at Sheffield Town Hall.

  • Maltby leisure centre parking slammed

    Maltby leisure centre parking slammed

    By Michael Upton on Thu 06 May 2010

    COUNCIL bosses came under fire this week over the lack of parking at one of its new leisure centres.

  • Rotherham Council bids to cut housing wait

    Rotherham Council bids to cut housing wait

    By Michael Upton on Wed 05 May 2010

    ROTHERHAM Borough Council is aiming to slash the number of council homes vacant for more than four months by two-thirds.

  • Blades stars help launch Bluebell Wood charity walk

    Blades stars help launch Bluebell Wood charity walk

    By Amy Parkes on Tue 04 May 2010

    HIGH flying footballers took time out to support a Rotherham children’s charity.