Fri 17 Sep 2021
BRINGING Rotherham’s council housing up to the energy efficiency level demanded by Government by 2030 will cost up to £600 million, RMBC says.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 12 Aug 2021
TORY MP Alex Stafford has refused to condemn the Prime Minister for joking about coal mining closures and suggesting they had been good for the environment.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 30 Jul 2021
MAGNA’S makeshift council chamber was split over whether RMBC’s big meeting should have been cancelled as the “pingdemic” played havoc with the attendance.
By Michael Upton on Mon 05 Jul 2021
NEW red-tape rules banning racing birds across the English Channel have caused ruffled feathers among pigeon fanciers.
By Danielle Andrews on Thu 01 Jul 2021
MP JOHN Healey’s patch could be changing both shape and name significantly under a boundary review — waving goodbye to the Dearne and welcoming parts of Doncaster.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 01 Jul 2021
TRANSFORMING Dinnington’s high street and market and building a new library at Wath were on Rotherham Council’s wishlist as it applied for £60 million from the Levelling Up Fund.
By Michael Upton on Tue 22 Jun 2021
MPS called on the Government not to scrap safeguards they say are protecting hundreds of steel jobs in Rotherham.
By Michael Upton on Thu 17 Jun 2021
ROTHER Valley MP Alexander Stafford has explained why his name is not on a letter calling for the government to act on a report on unfair miners’ pensions — he helped write the report.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 28 May 2021
“LEVELLING up” is a lie and a sham, an MP stormed — as it emerged that deprived areas here were ignored while Government funding was funnelled to better off places.
By Admin on Fri 19 Mar 2021
GREEN Party members were accused of jumping the gun on campaigning by handing out leaflets too early.
By Michael Upton on Wed 10 Mar 2021
MP SARAH Champion has been recognised as one of the 100 most influential women in Westminster.
By Michael Upton on Mon 22 Feb 2021
AN MP has called for more support for childminders after hundreds completed his survey.
By David Parker on Thu 04 Feb 2021
A CONSTRUCTION worker who missed out on a Covid isolation grant because he was on annual leave when he caught the virus said he would struggle to make ends meet.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 02 Feb 2021
ALEXANDER Stafford called for support for churches losing out on offertory collections — fearing a financial “black hole” hampering building repairs.
By Michael Upton on Thu 21 Jan 2021
A DISGRUNTLED dog trainer who was turned down for a support grant accused council officials of advising him to break lockdown guidance after he was forced to put his business on hold.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 21 Jan 2021
LABOUR members were “astonished” at claims that Rotherham would receive an extra £10.3 million from the Government towards next year’s budget.