Thu 16 Sep 2021
POLICE were called to a discount shop in Maltby last night after reports that youths were "causing havoc" and disrespecting staff and customers.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 04 Oct 2019
ROTHERHAM Council has defended its decision to house a 16-year-old girl in their care on a barge — citing a squeeze on resources against rising numbers of looked-after children.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 03 Oct 2019
A PILOT project working with a group of mums with dozens of children in care must continue, the council’s deputy leader has said.
By Michael Upton on Wed 02 Oct 2019
A NEW award for being bee-friendly was handed out at RMBC’s annual gardening awards, which also celebrated the efforts of Rotherham’s young gardeners.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 30 Sep 2019
A CONVICTED murderer and his rapist brother stripped two schoolgirls naked in a wood and forced them to perform sex acts, a court was told as the killer was sent down for 18 years for three sex offences.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 25 Sep 2019
SENIOR councillors have approved compulsory purchase powers in a bid to oust a chippy from Riverside Precinct.
THE number of vacant houses in Rotherham has risen two per cent in two years to 3,350.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 24 Sep 2019
OPPOSITION members accused RMBC of smothering debate after a councillor was reprimanded for repeating a theory about the lack of town centre Christmas carols.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 20 Sep 2019
A FRESH bid to ban takeaways near schools is heading for public consultation.
By Michael Upton on Thu 19 Sep 2019
A FORMER fly-tipping hotspot which has been transformed into a park and haven for nature will be officially opened tomorrow.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 19 Sep 2019
A PUB with a record of violent incidents has agreed to more stringent conditions on its alcohol licence.
By Michael Upton on Wed 18 Sep 2019
AMBITIOUS plans for Grimm & Co to flit across town to larger premises in the former Talbot Lane Methodist Church will have to overcome concerns about alterations to the historic building when they go before councillors tomorrow.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 17 Sep 2019
GULLIVER’S not being open yet and algae at Rother Valley Country Park were blamed for bookings being lower than expected at the council’s new caravan site.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 16 Sep 2019
CONSULTATION on care changes affecting 2,800 vulnerable clients has been extended by almost three weeks after criticism.
By Michael Upton on Tue 10 Sep 2019
CROWDS flocked to Clifton Park for the 40th Rotherham Show, which drew from the past, present and future for inspiration.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 10 Sep 2019
DROPPINGWELL tip is a timebomb, protesters claimed as work began to reopen the dumping ground after a quarter of a century.