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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

  • Age Concern warns against doorstep conmen

    Age Concern warns against doorstep conmen

    By Phil Turner on Tue 15 Feb 2011

    PENSIONERS have been warned against buying cheap bed linen from sellers purporting to be from Rotherham Age Concern.

  • Teenagers survive bike crash

    Teenagers survive bike crash

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 14 Feb 2011

    TWO teenagers were lucky to survive yesterday as their off-road bike careered into a car in Goldthorpe.

  • Raiders escape with £3,000 Cartier watch

    Raiders escape with £3,000 Cartier watch

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 10 Feb 2011

    A £3,000 watch was among valuable items stolen during a raid on a Rotherham home.

  • Arsonists suspected of setting car alight

    Arsonists suspected of setting car alight

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 09 Feb 2011

    FIREFIGHTERS were called out to a car blaze which caused damage to a nearby home.

  • Hunt for knifeman mugger

    Hunt for knifeman mugger

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 08 Feb 2011

    A WOMAN was threatened with a knife during a street robbery in which her mobile phone was stolen.

  • Mob batters man in unprovoked attack

    Mob batters man in unprovoked attack

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 08 Feb 2011

    A 37-year-old man spent two days in intensive care after being “continually” kicked and stamped on in an unprovoked gang attack.

  • Police praise skills of special constables

    Police praise skills of special constables

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 08 Feb 2011

    THE hard work of police volunteers has been praised ahead of National Specials Weekend.

  • Residents hit out over firebug vandals

    Residents hit out over firebug vandals

    By Amy Parkes on Tue 08 Feb 2011

    FURIOUS residents have warned that they will take the law into their own hands unless something is done about yobs and vandals in Kimberworth Park.

  • Fake cop cons woman, 88

    Fake cop cons woman, 88

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 07 Feb 2011

    A BOGUS caller posed as a policeman to steal a “large amount” of money from a pensioner.

  • Woman's body found

    Woman's body found

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 07 Feb 2011

    THE body of a woman in her 80s was found by police in Sprotbrough Falls yesterday.

  • OAP dies in Rotherham bus station

    OAP dies in Rotherham bus station

    By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 04 Feb 2011

    A MAN died after collapsing at a Rotherham bus station.

  • New Rotherham crime map launched

    New Rotherham crime map launched

    By Michael Upton on Wed 02 Feb 2011

    People across Rotherham will now be able to see what crime and antisocial behaviour is happening on their street, thanks to a new website.

  • Anguish of crash victims' families

    Anguish of crash victims' families

    By Phil Turner on Tue 01 Feb 2011

    THE grieving families of the three teenagers killed in a car smash in Conisbrough at the weekend have spoken of their “devastation” over their deaths.

  • Plea after office raid

    Plea after office raid

    By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 31 Jan 2011

    A WINDOW company has made a public appeal to find the culprits who broke into their Rotherham store.

  • Police probe second triple death crash

    Police probe second triple death crash

    By Phil Turner on Mon 31 Jan 2011

    POLICE are investigating how a 16-year-old unlicensed driver came to be behind the wheel of a car in which three teenage friends were killed in a horror smash at Conisbrough.