Tue 21 Jan 2020
A SOCIAL club’s popular concert chairman was hailed as “total pro, a lovely man and a true gentleman” after he died suddenly.
By David Parker on Fri 27 Sep 2019
SAFETY advice for the over-60s will be available at an event taking place on Tuesday.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 26 Sep 2019
STAND up for sitting down — that is the call from an over-50s group demanding more seats in shops.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 16 Sep 2019
CONSULTATION on care changes affecting 2,800 vulnerable clients has been extended by almost three weeks after criticism.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 23 Aug 2019
HE’S at it again!
Plucky Peter Foster is continuing to challenge himself — and stereotypes about pensioners — by taking on tricky challenges.
By Chloe West on Mon 05 Aug 2019
THE grieving wife of comedian Jimmy Patton — known as the third Chuckle Brother — says her world has “crumbled” since the entertainer’s death.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 30 Jul 2019
THE first in a series of walks will offer the chance to see inside an important part of Swinton’s pottery-making history.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 09 Jul 2019
OLDER and isolated people in the borough will benefit from a charity’s huge windfall after it was awarded nearly £100,000 to continue its worthy work.
By Admin on Fri 31 May 2019
WEDDING memories long locked away by dementia were freed again by the magical melodies of musicians working for a Rotherham charity.
By Admin on Thu 30 May 2019
By Adele Forrest on Wed 10 Apr 2019
A PENSIONER has spoken about the importance of exercise for over-65s after reaping the physical and mental benefits of training for a major long-distance running event.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 05 Apr 2019
TOTS and residents come together every week at a care home for a music workshop with a difference.
By Michael Upton on Tue 12 Mar 2019
A WILDLIFE centre will make a donation to a conservation charity after its sloth died just months after arriving in Rotherham.
By Michael Upton on Fri 12 Oct 2018
PLUCKY pensioner Peter Foster isn’t one to sit at home and take life easy.
By Antony Clay on Fri 21 Sep 2018
A MEMORY cafe supporting people with dementia and their carers has scored a footballing funding boost.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 19 Sep 2018
A PILOT project to keep older people active saw five centres compete in the first Rotherham Care Home Olympics.