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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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  • Housebuilder’s bid to “bee” friendly

    Housebuilder’s bid to “bee” friendly

    By Adele Forrest on Wed 14 May 2014

    SCOUTS and guides from Rother Valley South are “bee-ing” asked to get involved in a creative campaign to help save the population of British bees.

  • South Anston home’s demolition approved

    South Anston home’s demolition approved

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 30 Apr 2014

    A FORMER nursing home will be demolished to make way for an estate of ten new homes.

  • Policies don’t make sense

    Policies don’t make sense

    By READER: A Richardson on Wed 12 Mar 2014

    REGARDING the controversial decision by the Planning Inspector to add another 3,000 homes to the Local Plan making 17,000 homes to be built. There seems to be a mismatch somewhere. We were informed that Group4S, the company responsible for dispersing asylu

  • Housing policy not green

    Housing policy not green

    By READER: Cath Hallam on Wed 12 Mar 2014

    I READ recently in your paper that following a report by planning inspector, Richard Hollox, that Rotherham Council have been told they can no longer prioritise brownfield sites for housing and that they must add a further 3,000 homes to the local plan. He

  • Housebuilder’s backing for heart charity campaign

    Housebuilder’s backing for heart charity campaign

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 27 Feb 2014

    A HOUSING developer is backing the British Heart Foundation by giving £50 for each property reserved at its Waverley development during February.

  • Council told to add 3,000 new houses to development plans

    Council told to add 3,000 new houses to development plans

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    AN INSPECTOR has told Rotherham Council it must add an extra 3,000 new houses to its controversial Local Plan.

  • Council rent increase agreed

    Council rent increase agreed

    By Amy Westby on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    COUNCIL tenants’ rent will go up by 6.57 per cent — an average of £4.54 a week under plans approved this week.

  • Drop-in events for Rotherham licensing scheme

    Drop-in events for Rotherham licensing scheme

    By Michael Upton on Thu 23 Jan 2014

    DROP-IN sessions are being held over the next month as part of a consultation on plans to impose licences on hundreds of Rotherham houses.

  • Developers await Wath housing appeal decision

    Developers await Wath housing appeal decision

    By Amy Westby on Tue 14 Jan 2014

    DEVELOPERS will have to wait until next month to find out if their appeal to overturn a planning decision has been successful.

  • John Healey MP backs second bill to help renters

    John Healey MP backs second bill to help renters

    By Admin on Thu 24 Oct 2013

    FORMER housing minister John Healey has backed a second bill calling for letting agents to be regulated.

  • Housing backing from deputy police chief

    Housing backing from deputy police chief

    By Admin on Thu 10 Oct 2013

    DEPUTY Police Commissioner Tracey Cheetham opened the new Sheffield HQ of charity Target Housing, which has helped 2,000 South Yorkshire ex-offenders turn their lives around.

  • Wath residents’ chance to have say over housing

    Wath residents’ chance to have say over housing

    By Admin on Wed 26 Jun 2013

    CONSULTATION over plans for housing in Rotherham’s over the next 15 years is coming to Wath next Friday (5).

  • More than 4,000 homes for Green Belt land?

    More than 4,000 homes for Green Belt land?

    By Admin on Fri 31 May 2013

    ANOTHER 4,265 homes could be built on Rotherham’s green belt after 2028.

  • Help offered on benefit shake-up

    Help offered on benefit shake-up

    By Amy Westby on Fri 24 Aug 2012

    DEARNE and Don Valley residents are being urged to find out how the Government’s benefit system shake-up will affect them.

  • Council house buyers funding new homes

    Council house buyers funding new homes

    By Michael Upton on Mon 16 Jul 2012

    COUNCIL officials are using proceeds from the re-invigorated Right to Buy scheme to help fund new houses.