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Thu 20 Sep 2018

WE ALL agree Rotherham town centre could do with a bit of a boost - and here we present our very own ChuckleVision.

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  • Smoke alarm saves house blaze woman

    Smoke alarm saves house blaze woman

    By Phil Turner on Wed 31 Aug 2011

    A YOUNG woman escaped from a house fire after being alerted by a smoke alarm.

  • Home owners warned to be on their guard

    Home owners warned to be on their guard

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 30 Aug 2011

    POLICE are urging householders to exercise caution when leaving doors and windows open during the hot summer months.

  • Disabled man's scooter stolen

    Disabled man's scooter stolen

    By Phil Turner on Tue 30 Aug 2011

    A MOBILITY scooter has been stolen from outside a 61-year-old man’s home in Thrybergh.

  • Police hunt car-jacker

    Police hunt car-jacker

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 30 Aug 2011

    A THUG who assaulted a man before stealing his car is being sought by police.

  • Multiple Sclerosis sufferer hit by cruel thieves

    Multiple Sclerosis sufferer hit by cruel thieves

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 26 Aug 2011

    A WOMAN who says spending time with her horses has eased the effects of her disabilities has been rocked by a raid on their stables.

  • Shop staff's robbery terror

    Shop staff's robbery terror

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 25 Aug 2011

    STAFF were threatened with a metal bar before robbers made off with £500 in cash from a convenience store.

  • Oil bath blaze at Corus steelworks

    Oil bath blaze at Corus steelworks

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 24 Aug 2011

    BLACK smoke billowed from a building at a Rotherham steelworks when fire broke out during a process designed cool hot metal.

  • Cycle squad on trail of arsonists

    Cycle squad on trail of arsonists

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 24 Aug 2011

    CYCLE patrols are are being used by police and firefighters in an effort to prevent arson attacks

  • Two more suspected cable thieves arrested

    Two more suspected cable thieves arrested

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 24 Aug 2011

    TWO men were arrested after police arrived at the scene of a suspected cable theft.

  • Yobs set grassland ablaze

    Yobs set grassland ablaze

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 24 Aug 2011

    ARSONISTS sparked a blaze on a large grassland, prompting people across the town to contact the fire service.

  • Two arrested in South Yorkshire railway thefts probe

    Two arrested in South Yorkshire railway thefts probe

    By Phil Turner on Tue 23 Aug 2011

    TWO men have been arrested as British Transport Police continues the fight against cable theft in South Yorkshire.

  • Police seek farm blaze witnesses

    Police seek farm blaze witnesses

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 23 Aug 2011

    POLICE have appealed for help in their investigation of a massive blaze at a Rotherham farm.

  • Sex pest approaches girl, 13

    Sex pest approaches girl, 13

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 23 Aug 2011

    POLICE are appealing for information after a man exposed himself to a 13-year-old school girl.

  • Is your child an arsonist?

    Is your child an arsonist?

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 22 Aug 2011

    PARENTS are being urged to watch out for signs that their youngsters are firebugs after a multi-million pound spate of arson attacks throughout Rotherham.

  • All-night battle to put out blazing wood chippings

    All-night battle to put out blazing wood chippings

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 22 Aug 2011

    TONNES of wood chippings went up in flames after fire broke out at a Rotherham recycling firm.