Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Michael Upton on Wed 17 Jan 2018
WHAT do Hale and Pace, Bobby Ball, Claire Sweeney and Rotherham’s own Chuckle Brothers have in common?
By Michael Upton on Wed 10 Jan 2018
FORMER teen singer Lindsay Dracass - who shot to fame as a Eurovison star - is playing a rare cabaret gig in Rotherham.
By Michael Upton on Wed 20 Dec 2017
SELF-confessed Star Wars fan Michael Upton finds out if Episode VIII is stellar or sub-standard.
By Michael Upton on Fri 15 Dec 2017
MEMBERS of a Dearne Valley youth group can look forward to the new year with renewed hope after landing funding for another 12 months of activities.
By Michael Upton on Tue 05 Dec 2017
ACTING legend and former Rotherham student is coming back to his roots next year.
By Sam Cooper on Thu 30 Nov 2017
BRAVE teenager Timothy Haywood had a day to remember when he met starts of this year’s X-Factor.
By Dave Doyle on Wed 29 Nov 2017
MISTRESSES (and masters) of the dark will find freaky festive cheer at a market with a gothic twist.
By Michael Upton on Wed 29 Nov 2017
Michael Upton finds Britpop survivors Shed 7 on fine form as their pre-Christmas tour comes to South Yorkshire.
Dave Doyle reviews the Lyceum's pre-Christmas treat, The Little Mermaid.
By Michael Upton on Tue 28 Nov 2017
SHED 7 guitarist Paul Banks said it was a “no-brainer” to pick Wentworth Woodhouse as the scene for the band’s comeback single — although the smoke alarm presented quite a challenge.
By Antony Clay on Wed 22 Nov 2017
A MINER’S daughter from Mexborough who created the world’s most expensive black diamond dress is organising a special festive event.
SCHOOL pupils from across the Dearne Valley will get the chance to perform in an X Factor-style singing show for charity, thanks to their music teacher.
By Michael Upton on Mon 20 Nov 2017
MEMBERS of the public are invited to a free panto performance today.
By Sam Cooper on Fri 17 Nov 2017
STARS of stage and screen gathered to pay their respects to entertainer Bobby Knutt whose funeral took place today (Friday).
By Phil Turner on Wed 15 Nov 2017
Phil Turner reviews Billy Bragg's show at the Leadmill in Sheffield.