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Wentworth Woodhouse scoops Tour de Yorkshire land art prize

Wentworth Woodhouse scoops Tour de Yorkshire land art prize

Fri 20 Jul 2018

A SPECTACULAR cascade of confetti has carried Wentworth Woodhouse to victory in a Tour de Yorkshire competition.

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  • Balloons represent cuts in Rotherham

    Balloons represent cuts in Rotherham

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 22 Apr 2015

    ANTI-cuts candidate Pat McLaughlin will release 120 balloons in Rotherham town centre — each representing £1 billion of unpaid UK corporate tax.

  • UKIP manifesto launched

    UKIP manifesto launched

    By Michael Upton on Thu 16 Apr 2015

    UKIP’S parliamentary candidate for Wentworth and Dearne, Mike Hookem, has today launched his local manifesto and pledged to bring more jobs and investment.

  • ELECTION 2015: Candidates take social media test

    ELECTION 2015: Candidates take social media test

    By Adele Forrest on Thu 16 Apr 2015

    The Advertiser put election candidates Mike Hookem and John Healey on the spot with ten social media terms - will you fare better than they did?

  • ELECTION 2015: Candidates for Rotherham Council announced

    ELECTION 2015: Candidates for Rotherham Council announced

    By Michael Upton on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    ALL EYES will be on Magna next month as Rotherham’s political scene is due to another shake-up - and here are the candidates vying for election.

  • ELECTION 2015: Rotherham candidates announced

    ELECTION 2015: Rotherham candidates announced

    By Michael Upton on Thu 09 Apr 2015

    AND they’re off — two days before the Grand National, the runners and riders in Rotherham’s general and council election contests have been announced.

  • ELECTION 2015: UKIP candidate apologises over election leaflet gaffe

    ELECTION 2015: UKIP candidate apologises over election leaflet gaffe

    By Admin on Thu 09 Apr 2015

    UKIP candidate Jane Collins has apologised for several errors in a residents’ survey sent out as part of her election campaign.

  • OAPs to quiz election candidates

    OAPs to quiz election candidates

    By Michael Upton on Wed 08 Apr 2015

    ELECTION candidates will be grilled by Rotherham’s older generation next week at a meeting organised to ask how they aim to help create an “age-friendly society”.

  • New Rotherham Labour leader: 'Culture must change'

    New Rotherham Labour leader: 'Culture must change'

    By Michael Upton on Wed 18 Feb 2015

    THE new Labour group leader of Rotherham Borough Council has vowed to change its culture — but insisted he is proud to be appointed.

  • Four in running for election success

    Four in running for election success

    By Michael Upton on Wed 29 Oct 2014

    ROTHERHAM voters will go to the polls tomorrow to elect a replacement for ousted police chief Shaun Wright.

  • Labour made favourite in police chief poll

    Labour made favourite in police chief poll

    By Michael Upton on Fri 26 Sep 2014

    BOOKMAKERS William have installed Labour candidate Dr Alan Billings as hot favourite to win the forthcoming South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner poll.

  • Sir Kevin Barron criticises police over child grooming

    Sir Kevin Barron criticises police over child grooming

    By Michael Upton on Fri 29 Aug 2014

    ROTHER Valley MP Sir Kevin Barron has broken his silence on Alexis Jay’s child sexual exploitation report to reveal he received just one report of CSE during the 16 years it covers.

  • PM Cameron says Shaun Wright must go

    PM Cameron says Shaun Wright must go

    By Michael Upton on Thu 28 Aug 2014

    PRIME Minister David Cameron jas joined the chorus of those telling police and crime commission Shaun Wright to resign.

  • Ex-mayor Barry Dodson faces child sex abuse charge

    Ex-mayor Barry Dodson faces child sex abuse charge

    By Michael Upton on Wed 16 Jul 2014

    ROTHERHAM councillor Barry Dodson has been accused of a child sex offence less than three weeks after stepping down as Mayor.

  • Rotherham Mayor resigns

    Rotherham Mayor resigns

    By Michael Upton on Mon 30 Jun 2014

    ROTHERHAM has a new temporary first citizen after the Mayor resigned after just three weeks.

  • Thanks for help and votes

    Thanks for help and votes

    By READER: Jeanette Mallinder on Mon 16 Jun 2014

    MAY I take this opportunity to thank the many people who voted for me in the Rotherham Borough Council elections