Wed 26 Jan 2022
A QUEUE-dodging motorist was caught on camera clipping a cyclist — and driving on without stopping to check the rider was OK.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 19 Jan 2022
Eight more Covid deaths and patient numbers rise
By Jill Theobald on Thu 13 Jan 2022
TEN more people have died at Rotherham Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 — more than triple the patient numbers last week.
ROTHERHAM’S public health boss described a rise in Covid-19 infections in the over-60s in Rotherham as “most worrying” and revealed cases among children had also risen after the Christmas break.
HOSPITAL bosses have apologised after “very high staff absences” due to Covid-19 saw operating theatres close and “stressed” employees asked to give up annual leave to help prioritise urgent services.
By Jill Theobald on Fri 07 Jan 2022
South Yorkshire mayor urges people to get jab and urgent government action
By Jill Theobald on Thu 06 Jan 2022
A man was taken to hospital after being found unresponsive in the street in Greasbrough.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 05 Jan 2022
New Covid case numbers across the borough have doubled, according to the latest figures.
By Jill Theobald on Fri 31 Dec 2021
By Jill Theobald on Thu 30 Dec 2021
ROTHERHAM’S health boss says “excellent” support and advice is available for those experiencing anxiety during the winter after the CCG launched a new campaign.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 29 Dec 2021
By Jill Theobald on Fri 24 Dec 2021
VACCINE take-up in Rotherham is above the national average, according to the latest figures, with more than half a million Covid-19 jabs given in the borough.
“ROBOT replacements”, ward refurbishments and extra clinical rooms are all in the pipeline at Rotherham Hospital to help tackle waiting lists — and patients’ “frustrations” — after health bosses secured more than £2 million of extra funding.
By Admin on Fri 24 Dec 2021
ROTHERHAM Council says there are “adequate” but “not unlimited” stocks of Covid-19 tests in the borough — and is reminding people that in-person collection points will have Christmas opening hours.
By Michael Upton on Fri 24 Dec 2021
A HEALTHCARE assistant braved the shave to raise money for charity.
GPs — assisted by the members of the army — delivered a “record-breaking” number of Covid-19 vaccinations at a new pop-up clinic, with more than 4,000 jabs given across a four-day period.