Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 19 Feb 2021
A BUDGET of £236 million revenue spending and £163 million capital investment was approved by RMBC cabinet members on Monday.
By David Parker on Thu 18 Feb 2021
A MAIN road will be closed overnight for two weeks while construction work begins.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 17 Feb 2021
COUNCIL bosses revised proposals for the Primark pocket park because the takeaways would have breached the authority’s own planning rules.
ROTHERHAM’S women’s refuge has been given a helping hand — as councillors pledged an extra £150,000 a year to fight domestic abuse.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 16 Feb 2021
A POND, orchard, an art installation and 2,000 trees will make up the borough’s Covid-19 memorial at Thrybergh Country Park.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 12 Feb 2021
A WOMAN who spent five years in care homes after a fall died from an overdose following “a series of failures”, Rotherham Council admitted.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 11 Feb 2021
FOOD outlet Matki Chai’s planning appeal was rejected because of its location near a school and a “significant” potential for noise disturbance.
By Michael Upton on Thu 11 Feb 2021
ROTHERHAM’S rubbish-strewn verges are getting worse all the time, one dismayed resident said.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 05 Feb 2021
OPPOSITION members have called for the council’s standards board hearings to be held in public.
WORK is set to start on the £46 million upgrade adding a third lane to the Parkway between Rotherham and Sheffield.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 02 Feb 2021
A BRIDGE closed for two years over safety fears has reopened after inspectors ruled no work was needed.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 02 Feb 2021
ALEXANDER Stafford called for support for churches losing out on offertory collections — fearing a financial “black hole” hampering building repairs.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 29 Jan 2021
A COUNCILLOR was found to have brought the council into disrepute over a £9,000 allowances overpayment — four months after the authority apologised for the error.
SENIOR members were questioned about how much benefit has come from the council declaring Rotherham a “child-centred borough”.
By Michael Upton on Fri 29 Jan 2021
A PARISH council will be told to tear down a fence which has angered residents because it “obstructs a public highway”.