Thu 24 May 2018
A TEENAGER on his first lads’ holiday abroad has told how he and his mates got caught up in a huge fire in their party-themed hotel — but still went out for a bar crawl.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 31 Aug 2010
LOWERING the winter fuel allowance will leave older people choosing between eating and heating, Rotherham Pensioners’ Action Group has warned.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 27 Aug 2010
YOUR council needs YOU—that was the call to residents this week to help decide where £11 million of public spending cuts will come from.
By Phil Turner on Fri 13 Aug 2010
OUTRAGED union officials have won an apology from Rotherham’s Borough Council’s chief executive after he described opponents of budget cuts as “terrorists.”
By Admin on Fri 13 Aug 2010
THE LEADER of the Rotherham Conservative Councillors Group has resigned following “a breakdown in personal and political relations with other councillors.”
COUNCIL chiefs have attacked claims that up to 1,000 jobs could go as a result of budget cuts—but admitted that 100 council workers could go.
By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 13 Aug 2010
A YOUNG mum took a giant leap for charity after battling a string of health problems.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 12 Aug 2010
SCRAP metal firm CF Booth hope to use Millmoor’s car park to store up to 45 tube trains, according to new planning documents.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 10 Aug 2010
PLANNED transport improvements have been scaled down and delayed after Government cuts of more than £1 million in Rotherham.
SOUTH Yorkshire Police organised a day to remember for Bluebell Wood youngsters and their families, co-inciding with training the force’s newest canine recruits.
By Admin on Mon 09 Aug 2010
A CHARITY that provides interactive musical experiences for dementia sufferers is humming a sweeter tune following a £500 boost from the Rotary Club of Mexborough.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 06 Aug 2010
ULLEY Country Park is to open to the public—three long years after flooding threatened to close it for good.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 05 Aug 2010
VOTERS in Sitwell will today chose a councillor to replace late Conservative stalwart Michael Clarke, who lost his battle with cancer in May.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 04 Aug 2010
A WOMAN has been arrested on suspicion of illegal money lending following an anti-loan shark operation on Tuesday morning.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 30 Jul 2010
CAMPAIGNERS battling plans for a giant wind farm in Rotherham’s green belt believe the town’s taxpayers could end up footing a huge bill for the project.
By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 30 Jul 2010
THE COMPANIES selected to take over Rotherham's housing maintenance contracts will save £9 million over five years, a leading cabinet member claimed this week.