Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Jill Theobald on Fri 25 Feb 2022
A ROTHERHAM health boss has responded to the government’s lifting of legal Covid requirements with a reminder the virus is “still very much in our communities” and urged people to help continue to “protect the vulnerable”.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 23 Feb 2022
COVID deaths and patient numbers are continuing to fall at Rotherham Hospital, with cases dropping in the borough, too.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 16 Feb 2022
ROTHERHAM Hospital has reintroduced visiting to all wards without Covid positive patients — but guidelines remain in place to “help keep patients and staff safe”.
COVID deaths have halved and patient numbers are falling at Rotherham Hospital, with cases dropping in the borough, too.
By Jill Theobald on Thu 10 Feb 2022
HOSPITAL bosses have revealed pressure on services at Rotherham Hospital eased during December - after a record busy month in November - but A&E patients still faced “significant” waits during a “very busy month”.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 09 Feb 2022
TWELVE more people have died at Rotherham Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 — more than double the number of deaths last week.
By Jill Theobald on Thu 03 Feb 2022
FIVE more people have died at Rotherham Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 and patient numbers continue to fall — but positive cases have nearly trebled.
ROTHERHAM Hospital has reported record-breaking ambulance handover delay times as well as numbers of patients waiting longer than 12 hours in A&E, with a health boss saying demand on “overwhelmed” staff was the highest they have seen in these “unprecedented times”.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 26 Jan 2022
SEVEN more people have died at Rotherham Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19, but patient numbers and positive cases have fallen, according to the latest figures.
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.