Fri 22 Jan 2021
A MOTORIST who killed his friend while he was more than twice the drink-drive limit has been jailed for five years.
By Michael Upton on Tue 20 Jul 2010
BUDDING engineers from two Rotherham schools are on track for success after scooping prizes in a contest to find the designers of the future.
By Phil Turner on Fri 09 Jul 2010
COUNCIL chiefs have been accused of wasting public money on a team-bonding trip for teaching staff to Center Parcs—less than a week after slashing £2.5 million from their budget for children and young people.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 07 Jul 2010
A SCHOOL slammed for inadequate teaching is already making strides towards improvement, inspectors say
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 06 Jul 2010
PLANS to rebuild seven schools in Rotherham have been axed by the coalition Government.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 05 Jul 2010
ROCK star Toby Jepson visited Maltby Academy to take part in a songwriting workshop with music students.
By Amy Parkes on Mon 05 Jul 2010
ROTHERHAM students have reached the finals of The Northern Rail Engineering Challenge.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 18 Jun 2010
A HEARTBROKEN teenage girl with health problems has been barred from her school prom—because she has not attended enough lessons.
GOVERNMENT efficiency savings will deal a huge blow to education in Rotherham, it was claimed this week.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 15 Jun 2010
A ROTHERHAM school is fighting back after being placed in special measures, according to Government inspectors.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 24 May 2010
INSPECTORS have placed a failing school in special measures—but say that the new leadership team has the potential to turn things round.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 21 May 2010
OUTRAGED working parents were told to taxi their children to an after-school club in a neighbouring village after the youngsters’ own club was scrapped with just a weekend’s notice.
By Amy Parkes on Wed 19 May 2010
A COLLEGE student is celebrating after securing a national scholarship worth £15,000.
Alex Abel, an accountancy, business and maths student at Thomas Rotherham College has been awarded a place on Kaplan's national Accountancy Scholarship.
By Amy Parkes on Thu 06 May 2010
MEMBERS of the Royal British Legion are invited to join school children for a Second World War themed event which will feature a Dakota flyover.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 04 May 2010
TEENAGERS learning new skills as part of a vocational training scheme have been reassured that their positions are secure after fears that the scheme could be scrapped.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 30 Apr 2010
A SCHOOL has been placed in special measures after inspectors criticised its inadequate teaching and “dull and mundane” lessons.