Thu 19 Apr 2018
A TEENAGER was pulled from his car, punched in the face and stabbed in the back in Rotherham Town Centre last night (Wednesday), police said.
By David Parker on Thu 19 Apr 2018
SCOUTS aiming to achieve their community badge have been serving elderly residents at a care home.
By David Parker on Wed 11 Apr 2018
A FORMER footballer and steel worker hasn’t let living in a care home hold him back from indulging in his passion for drawing.
By Michael Upton on Wed 28 Mar 2018
Two care homes in Rotherham and the Dearne Valley have invited older people from the local community to a free lunch in a bid to reduce loneliness.
By Antony Clay on Fri 09 Mar 2018
THE organisers of Sunday afternoon tea parties for the over-75s in Rotherham are appealing for volunteers to help keep the get-togethers running.
By Michael Upton on Thu 01 Feb 2018
FUN-loving care home residents are “pimping” their walking frames in a bid to spread smiles and slash falls.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 19 Jan 2018
A CHARITY is calling for generous dog walkers to ensure two elderly Rotherham animal lovers’ pets get their much-needed exercise.
By Michael Upton on Mon 11 Dec 2017
AS Red Cross Yorkshire’s Val Allen leads a fightback against the “epidemic” of loneliness, we ask:
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 13 Oct 2017
A SOCIAL club helping to alleviate loneliness in older people is appealing for new members to give it a try.
By Dave Doyle on Thu 17 Aug 2017
PETTICOATS will swing to the sound of big band jazz at a Poppy Appeal fundraiser next Saturday.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 30 Jun 2017
FOUR centres for people with learning difficulties could be closed, under a £4.2 million savings package being considered by council bosses.
By Antony Clay on Fri 23 Jun 2017
ORGANISERS of a school reunion are eager to track down people who were part of the former place of learning’s Class of ‘57.
By READER on Tue 11 Apr 2017
PAPERS nationally, television and radio are reporting how wealthy pensioners have become.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 23 Feb 2017
TAKE a trip down memory lane with the late, great, Paul Shane, as he proudly takes viewers on a tour of the borough.
By Admin on Fri 17 Feb 2017
This week we ask: DO you have to think twice before putting on the heating in your home?
By on Thu 16 Feb 2017
A PEDESTRIAN who died after a collision with a lorry has been named by police.