Thu 03 Dec 2020
A CONTROLLED explosion was carried out in a park in Greasbrough today (Thursday) after police discovered two explosive devices at a property.
By David Parker on Tue 01 Dec 2020
A DAY care centre manager made herself “unapproachable” and accused her team of “backstabbing” when they reported a care worker for dragging a disabled man across a room, a court heard.
By Chloe West on Fri 27 Nov 2020
APPLICATIONS are now open for a fund up to £6million for businesses in South Yorkshire which supply companies that have been forced to close by lockdown or affected by Tier 2 and 3 restrictions.
THE leader of Rotherham Council is set to press the government for more financial support to help businesses as the borough will remain in a Tier 3 lockdown next week.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 26 Nov 2020
TWO support workers have told a court how they witnessed a “ruthless” day centre manager dragging an autistic woman by her leg down a corridor and out of a fire exit.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 19 Nov 2020
COUNCIL bosses in Rotherham have been handed £40 million to begin widening the Parkway.
By David Parker on Thu 19 Nov 2020
A RETIRED nurse who moved to a new-build house has criticised a council for making her pay for a recycling bin.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 17 Nov 2020
THIS is how High Street will look once a £3 million project to develop the old Primark site is complete.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 10 Nov 2020
ROTHERHAM Council is to buy the closed Dinnington College for a new specialist education centre.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 09 Nov 2020
OBJECTORS warned of the “immense” effect of adding 450 houses near Worrygoose island as the plans were passed by Rotherham Council.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 05 Nov 2020
PLANS for 450 homes on former greenbelt land at Whiston have been approved by Rotherham Council.
By David Parker on Thu 05 Nov 2020
A RESIDENT says he will not pay a council tax bill until the authority can explain to his children why they have failed to take action against his neighbour for smoking cannabis.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 03 Nov 2020
ROTHERHAM Council spent more than £24,000 on removing graffiti last year, new figures reveal.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 30 Oct 2020
OBJECTORS have warned of a “highways disaster” in the making after 450 homes on former greenbelt land were recommended for approval by RMBC.
By Chloe West on Tue 27 Oct 2020
FOOTBALLING legend David Seaman is calling on his hometown of Rotherham to achieve its goal of kicking down and reducing the risk of Covid-19 in a video message that will tour the borough this week.
By Danielle Andrews on Tue 20 Oct 2020
UNIVERSAL Credit claimants in Rotherham increased by 65 per cent in April and a further 15 per cent in May, a report has found.