Fri 05 Mar 2021
A COUNCILLOR lost his place on the standards board after ending up in front of the committee himself for comments made online.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 19 Feb 2021
A BURST water pipe is causing quite the scene in Rawmarsh this morning after erupting — sending water 80ft in the air
By David Parker on Tue 02 Feb 2021
SCHOOLS have closed and travel routes have been disrupted after heavy snowfall in Rotherham overnight.
By Antony Clay on Fri 29 Jan 2021
Why not use all your spare lockdown time to get back to nature? Keen birdwatcher ANTONY CLAY offers up some tips on what birdlife you can expect to see in the middle of Rotherham town centre
Wildlife campaigners are inviting people in South Yorkshire to dig and develop a pond on their land – and offering to foot the bill.
By on Fri 29 Jan 2021
A FED-up resident told how fly-tipping was cleared up in record time — after she complained to the Advertiser instead of the council.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 21 Jan 2021
A PHONE mast near Clifton Park crossroads will be replaced by another — almost twice the height — to improve 5G coverage.
By Michael Upton on Wed 20 Jan 2021
ROTHERHAM’S rubbish-strewn verges are getting worse all the time, one dismayed resident said.
By Michael Upton on Wed 13 Jan 2021
FOUNDERS of a green-thinking new social enterprise are calling for help in spreading some much-needed new year goodwill.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 12 Jan 2021
ULLEY windfarm is helping an energy firm generate enough power to meet the electricity needs of a town the size of Bridlington.
By Admin on Tue 12 Jan 2021
PLASTIC recycling bins could be introduced at a school after environment-conscious pupils wrote letters calling for the facility.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 08 Jan 2021
ANGRY campaigners demanded answers after the Environment Agency ruled that groundwater tests had not been faked at Droppingwell tip.
By David Parker on Thu 17 Dec 2020
IT feels like a long time until we will see the green shoots of spring and baby lambs frolicking in the fields — but on one farm in Rotherham, THREE lambs have arrived before Christmas, and the shepherd would like YOU to give one a festive name.
By David Parker on Fri 04 Dec 2020
AN ANIMAL welfare charity is warning pet owners who might be struggling to look after their animals to reach out for help instead of abandoning them.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 03 Dec 2020
CAMPAIGNING Sarah Champion has condemned an “outrageous” decision to press ahead with more than 130 miles of new smart motorways without implementing safety improvements.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 27 Nov 2020
COUNCILLORS have called for action to stop a pit top-turned-nature reserve being churned up by off-road vehicles.