Fri 30 Oct 2020
A £143 MILLION national inquiry into grooming gangs has been called a “self-serving PR exercise” by MP Sarah Champion, who is a core participant in the research.
By David Parker on Fri 23 Oct 2020
THERE’S still more than two months left until Christmas — but one retired couple decided that the best way to beat the lockdown blues was to put the decorations up.
By Michael Upton on Fri 02 Oct 2020
A COUPLE who lost their beloved son suddenly last year are putting their best foot forward to support other families in the same boat.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 21 Aug 2020
YOUTHS aged 16 and 17 have been bailed over an aggravated burglary in which a 23-year-old man was assaulted.
By David Parker on Tue 11 Aug 2020
A MUM was shocked to receive a letter from the council about her son’s death — because he is in fact alive and well.
By Chloe West on Mon 10 Aug 2020
BIN man Jacob Easthope turned midwife to help safely deliver his newborn daughter in the family living room after her quick entry to the world.
By Michael Upton on Thu 23 Jul 2020
CREATIVE kids have been spreading the gospel of composting through posters, films and even TikTok videos.
By David Parker on Tue 16 Jun 2020
CANNABIS plants with an estimated street value of hundreds of thousands of pounds have been seized from three properties in East Dene.
By David Parker on Fri 05 Jun 2020
POLICE are hunting for this man (pictured) in connection with seven thefts in Rotherham town centre.
By Admin on Fri 22 May 2020
A SHAMEFUL thief who posed as a carer to steal from a bed-bound 91-year-old woman has been jailed for four-and-a-half years.
By Michael Upton on Fri 15 May 2020
A BUS passenger has accused operator First of making travellers less safe amid the coronavirus outbreak by abandoning measures where sections of buses were taped off to keep people apart.
By Michael Upton on Thu 14 May 2020
A MUCH-loved cooker dating back to the 1950s is back in action again — after being declared unsafe and taken away.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 17 Apr 2020
AN ALLEGED bogus carer has been charged over the distraction burglary of a 91-year-old woman.
By Chloe West on Mon 06 Apr 2020
ARSONISTS deliberately torched a car in East Dene last night.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 03 Apr 2020
A GRIEVING mum launched a petition calling on the Government to reopen cemeteries during the coronavirus pandemic — saying: “People have the right to mourn loved ones.”
By Michael Upton on Mon 24 Feb 2020
DISTRAUGHT Val Marks said she was in shock after being forced to pull the plug on her prized cooker after 61 years.