Tue 10 Dec 2019
A TINSLEY man who handled a knife used to kill a cinemagoer has admitted helping to cover up the stabbing.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 10 Dec 2019
ORGANISERS of the Rotherham 10K have rescheduled next year’s date after realising it clashed with the last day of the football league season.
By Amy Hebdon on Fri 06 Dec 2019
I RECENTLY read a Macmillan statistic that really shocked me - more than two in three (64 per cent) of adults in Rotherham, say they haven't got around to making a will.
By Michael Upton on Thu 05 Dec 2019
A NEW campaign aimed at bringing down suicide rates in Rotherham is asking people to Be the One to make a difference.
A NEW campaign is calling on people to talk about a great taboo - suicide. We spoke to one woman who had made up her mind to end it all - before her parents helped her back from the brink.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 02 Dec 2019
A “KIND-hearted” boy of seven — who saved the life of his gran two years ago — died suddenly, leaving his family in shock.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 29 Nov 2019
A SECOND school has closed today (Friday) due to the norovirus outbreak.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 28 Nov 2019
AN OUTBREAK of the winter vomiting bug, norovirus, has caused a junior school to close for two days.
By Chloe West on Fri 22 Nov 2019
THE unsung heroes honoured at Rotherham Hospital’s celebration of its outstanding staff and volunteers included a doctor who went above and beyond, a stunned senior sister and the men behind the friendly face of Dr Ted.
By Michael Upton on Fri 22 Nov 2019
A GRATEFUL OAP from Rotherham who had a heart attack on the way to buy a paper says he wants to thank in person the crowd of mystery good Samaritans who he believes saved his life.
By Adele Forrest on Wed 20 Nov 2019
A FIRST-time mum whose baby boy was stillborn has written a book to help other people who are coming to terms with the devastating loss.
By Chloe West on Fri 15 Nov 2019
FAMILIES are being invited to celebrate World Prematurity Day and attend an event being held at the Carlton Park Hotel on Sunday (November 17).
By Adele Forrest on Fri 15 Nov 2019
A MUM and her two sons — one of whom was born weighing just 2lb 13oz — will take part in a sponsored walk this weekend to mark World Prematurity Day.
By Chloe West on Mon 14 Oct 2019
THE death of a five-year-old boy was caused by several factors including multiple-organ failure and septic shock, a coroner concluded today (Monday).
By Chloe West on Thu 10 Oct 2019
A CONSULTANT who was part of a transport team preparing to move a “very ill” five-year-old boy from Rotherham Hospital to Sheffield Children’s Hospital told his inquest they had been handling “two very difficult situations” as his condition deteriorated.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 10 Oct 2019
TWO competitive dads will go against each other in a penalty kick marathon challenge to help other parents in need.