Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Michael Upton on Tue 26 Nov 2019
PUPILS from a flood-hit school were invited to join in the fundraising day at a nearby secondary academy from which they will benefit.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 08 Aug 2019
THE OWNER of a Kilnhurst pub said he was “majorly shocked” to learn a cannabis set-up had been found at the building following a large fire.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 06 Aug 2019
TWO and four-legged participants enjoyed the first in a series of walks aimed at tackling social isolation while learning about the history of Swinton and Kilnhurst.
By Chloe West on Thu 01 Aug 2019
A CANNABIS set-up has been discovered after a fire engulfed two floors of a pub in Kilnhurst this morning (Thursday), police said.
By David Parker on Mon 20 May 2019
THE cause of a fire at a first-floor flat in Wingfield in the early hours of this morning (Monday) is under investigation.
By Chloe West on Fri 08 Mar 2019
A FED-UP dad said his family was being driven out of their beloved home by a string of fires at a recycling plant just metres away.
By Chloe West on Mon 04 Mar 2019
THE cause of a fire at a Kilnhurst recycling plant which six crews tackled yesterday (Sunday) was accidental.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 01 Mar 2019
A CALL for a pedestrian-controlled crossing on a village’s busy through road has been taken forward by councillors.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 08 Feb 2019
NEARLY 1,400 villagers have backed a petition for a pedestrian-controlled crossing at an “incredibly dangerous” road.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 29 Jan 2019
POLICE investigating an incident in which a man was found unconscious with facial injuries have appeal for help from the public.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 14 Dec 2018
A CONTRACTING firm has been fined £45,000 after a wagon driver died when his lorry overturned while he was tipping spoil onto a stockpile — described as a “high risk activity”.
By Chloe West on Thu 13 Dec 2018
A POLICE chase ended with the occupants of an uninsured car fleeing – leaving behind a balaclava and a “nasty pick axe handle”.
By Dave Doyle on Tue 04 Dec 2018
A TRAFFIC crash in Kilnhurst is causing traffic delays this morning.
By on Fri 23 Nov 2018
A CAMPAIGNING MP was joined by three headteachers to demand action from a government minister about the “mental health crisis” sweeping Rotherham schools.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 22 Nov 2018
LOUD noises heard across Rotherham last night (Wednesday) were part of normal processes at Liberty Steel, police said.