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Mum's hell over Holiday Inn guests 'blighting the area'

Mum's hell over Holiday Inn guests 'blighting the area'

Fri 07 Aug 2020

A WORRIED mum says she is scared to leave her home due to increased anti-social behaviour, which she believes is being caused by temporary guests at a nearby hotel.

All posts matching tag: Crime

  • Man held in Brinsworth murder probe

    Man held in Brinsworth murder probe

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 28 Mar 2011

    A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder after an incident in Brinsworth on Saturday morning.

  • Police appeal after mass brawl at pub

    Police appeal after mass brawl at pub

    By Naumaan Farooq on Wed 23 Mar 2011

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses after fighting broke out at a Dearne Valley hotel.

  • Firefighters battle blaze

    Firefighters battle blaze

    By Naumaan Farooq on Wed 23 Mar 2011

    FIREFIGHTERS spent three hours tackling a large fire at a property in Broom yesterday evening.

  • £15,000 pot haul in Dearne Valley raids

    £15,000 pot haul in Dearne Valley raids

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 22 Mar 2011

    CANNABIS worth almost £15,000 was uncovered during four police raids in the Dearne Valley.

  • Fake firefighter targets woman, 89

    Fake firefighter targets woman, 89

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 22 Mar 2011

    A FAKE firefighter stole an elderly woman's purse after conning his way into her home.

  • Arson attack on empty building

    Arson attack on empty building

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 21 Mar 2011

    FIREFIGHTERS spent nearly four hours at the scene of a blaze in a derelict building on Saturday evening.

  • Brother and sister menaced by gang of thugs

    Brother and sister menaced by gang of thugs

    By Phil Turner on Fri 18 Mar 2011

    TRANSPORT police are appealing for information after a brother and sister were harassed on board a train in Rotherham last month.

  • Caravan set ablaze

    Caravan set ablaze

    By Phil Turner on Wed 16 Mar 2011

    A FAMILY’S caravan was burned out in a blaze in Eastwood which is feared to have been an arson attack.

  • Take care with your car keys, say police

    Take care with your car keys, say police

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 14 Mar 2011

    POLICE are urging residents to be extra careful with their cars and keep vehicle keys out of sight.

  • Bookies staff in machete raid terror

    Bookies staff in machete raid terror

    By Phil Turner on Mon 07 Mar 2011

    MASKED, machete-wielding robbers terrified staff in a night-time raid on a Rotherham bookies.

  • Hunt for knifeman in robbery bid

    Hunt for knifeman in robbery bid

    By Phil Turner on Mon 07 Mar 2011

    POLICE have issued CCTV pictures of a man they want to speak to about an attempted robbery in Masbrough last month.

  • Man seriously hurt as lamppost falls on car

    Man seriously hurt as lamppost falls on car

    By Phil Turner on Mon 07 Mar 2011

    ONE man is being treated for serious head injuries and another has been arrested after a car ploughed along steel fence and demolished a lamppost.

  • Staff attacked in attempted booze raid

    Staff attacked in attempted booze raid

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 04 Mar 2011

    TWO staff needed hospital treatment after being sprayed in the face with an unknown substance during a shop robbery.

  • Dog rescued after arson attack

    Dog rescued after arson attack

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 04 Mar 2011

    A YORKSHIRE terrier was rescued by firefighters after an arson attack on a Flanderwell home yesterday.

  • Arsonist asylum seeker facing deportation

    Arsonist asylum seeker facing deportation

    By Admin on Fri 04 Mar 2011

    AN ASYLUM seeker is facing deportation after he burned down his flat, causing £34,000 of damage.