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Engineers with NASA experience assembled in Rotherham to support space missions

Engineers with NASA experience assembled in Rotherham to support space missions

Mon 24 Sep 2018

A TEAM of high-tech engineers — with experience at NASA — has been assembled in Rotherham to support UK space missions.

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  • Resident says council should pay for mess clear-up

    Resident says council should pay for mess clear-up

    By Admin on Thu 15 Jan 2015

    A RUBBISH collecting resident wants to charge the borough council for cleaning up the mess from one of its recycling collection sites.

  • Recycling backlog to be cleared by Saturday

    Recycling backlog to be cleared by Saturday

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 08 Jan 2015

    BLUE box collections are ongoing as the battle to catch-up with Rotherham’s waste collection backlog continues.

  • LETTER: Battling for Rotherham's green belt

    LETTER: Battling for Rotherham's green belt

    By Admin on Fri 21 Nov 2014

    DINNINGTON and Anston Save Our Greenbelt action group has its say on Rotherham’s Local Plan.

  • Waste plant job frenzy

    Waste plant job frenzy

    By Michael Upton on Tue 07 Oct 2014

    MORE than 350 people have applied for 40 jobs up for grabs at a new Dearne Valley waste plant — almost nine for every post.

  • South Yorkshire Police go green

    South Yorkshire Police go green

    By Admin on Mon 14 Jul 2014

    SOUTH Yorkshire Police has become the first force to join a scheme helping to improve its vehicle fleet’s air quality.

  • Recycling is a farce

    Recycling is a farce

    By READER: Martin Fletcher on Mon 14 Jul 2014

    TODAY, I drove to the refuse tip with a half full bin size black bag of rubbish. Why? My refuse collection was yesterday but you can only get three bags full in the bin. And they will not take a loose black bag on the side; even though other boroughs actua

  • Fly-tipping hotspot cleaned up

    Fly-tipping hotspot cleaned up

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 25 Jun 2014

    FLY-tipping near Firsby Reservoir was cleared by council staff after being reported by the Advertiser.

  • Recycling centre hours reduced in budget cuts

    Recycling centre hours reduced in budget cuts

    By Admin on Fri 02 May 2014

    ROTHERHAM’S recycling sites will each be closed for one day a week from this summer due to budget cuts.

  • Shorter hours for Rotherham waste sites

    Shorter hours for Rotherham waste sites

    By Michael Upton on Wed 30 Apr 2014

    ROTHERHAM’S recycling sites will each be closed for one day a week from this summer due to budget cuts.

  • Green for ‘Go’ for eco-pupils

    Green for ‘Go’ for eco-pupils

    By Michael Upton on Thu 03 Apr 2014

    GREEN-thinking youngsters have teamed up with a “cheeky money” to help get their message across.

  • Digging in to help nature blossom at Wombwell

    Digging in to help nature blossom at Wombwell

    By Michael Upton on Tue 25 Feb 2014

    VOLUNTEERS have been helping nature blossom by planting 600 new trees in the Dearne Valley.

  • Waste centre closure plans passed

    Waste centre closure plans passed

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    EACH of Rotherham’s four waste recycling centres will be shut one day a week, saving the council more than £26,000 a year.

  • Green bin trumpets have ‘bin’ silenced

    Green bin trumpets have ‘bin’ silenced

    By READER: Richard Billups on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    TRUMPETS sounded from every town hall in the UK when green bins for garden waste were introduced. Be environmental friendly, use your green bin and save the planet was the call.

  • Threat to council tip opening hours

    Threat to council tip opening hours

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    TWO household waste recycling centres could be shut for two days a week in an effort to save £26,000.

  • Money advisers host bill-slashing workshop at Rotherham Hospital

    Money advisers host bill-slashing workshop at Rotherham Hospital

    By Amy Westby on Tue 28 Jan 2014

    ADVISERS will be on hand this week to help people save money on their energy bills.