Tue 07 Apr 2020
Coronavirus isn’t the first epidemic to hit Rotherham. Gareth Dennison takes a look at how the town has fared with outbreaks of disease in the past
By Andrew Mosley on Thu 12 Apr 2018
CANDIDATES standing in the South Yorkshire Mayoral election are to take part in a live debate — and you could be in the audience.
By Michael Upton on Tue 10 Apr 2018
THE Tour de Yorkshire is racing to South Yorkshire — and you are being invited to get into the spirit.
By Antony Clay on Fri 06 Apr 2018
ORGANISERS putting together a booklet are hoping that people will send them pieces of writing inspired by the River Don.
By David Parker on Fri 06 Apr 2018
THE FIRE service has warned about the dangers of over-heating microwavable heat bags - which contain wheat inside - following an inquest into the death of a pensioner.
A HEALTH visitor struck by cancer is urging women to be vigilant and check themselves for lumps after finding out that tests do not always show signs of the disease.
A NATIONAL garden birdwatch survey has found that the humble house sparrow is the top bird likely to visit homes in South Yorkshire.
By David Parker on Tue 03 Apr 2018
AN MP who is standing for the role of Mayor of Sheffield City Region has now been told he can keep his job in Westminster if he is elected.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 03 Apr 2018
AN ANTI-fracking group will screen an Australian documentary on the subject at Rotherham’s Trades club.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 29 Mar 2018
A FIRM of solicitors handed over a cheque for more than £3,000 to Rotherham Hospice.
By Michael Upton on Thu 29 Mar 2018
“MR AND Mrs Mexborough” were flooded with messages from well-wishers after their golden wedding celebration photo was posted online.
By Dave Doyle on Thu 29 Mar 2018
AMBULANCE crews took just two thirds of Yorkshire 999 callers to hospital last year, a new report has revealed.
A HEALTH helpline is urging patients to order and collect repeat prescriptions in time for Easter.
By Dave Doyle on Wed 28 Mar 2018
AN AMBULANCE service is driving down carbon emissions with hydrogen-powered vans — and is working on a prototype hydrogen-electric ambulance.
By Michael Upton on Mon 26 Mar 2018
MOBILE speed cameras will be used in an effort to cut motorists speed and improve safety on the roads during patrols.
By Michael Upton on Fri 23 Mar 2018
TWO more candidates have thrown their hats in the ring in the fight to be South Yorkshire’s first elected mayor.