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 Thu 27 Jan 2022
SCHOOLS minister Robin Walker refused to be drawn on prime minister Boris Johnson’s future today - turning down the chance to clarify his position on the issue ahead of the Cabinet Office’s report on “Partygate”.
By Michael Upton on Fri 14 Jan 2022
THE widow of a Rotherham man killed in a smart motorway crash welcomed the government’s announcement new stretches of the under-fire system will be halted – but will continue to campaign against them.
By David Parker on Thu 06 Jan 2022
A PETITION has been launched calling for convicted sex offender Nazir Ahmed to be stripped of his peerage.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 10 Dec 2021
LABOUR and the Liberal Democrats took one seat each in by-elections triggered by the resignation of two Tories on Rotherham Council.
By Michael Upton on Fri 26 Nov 2021
AN OUTSPOKEN MP went viral for the second time in weeks after linking the casting of a female actor as Doctor Who with rising crime.
By Admin on Thu 11 Nov 2021
THRICE was not as nice for an MP criticised for using the same selfie snap three times to post about a trip out on his patch.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 28 Oct 2021
ALMOST £40 million of Levelling Up money is heading Rotherham’s way, yesterday’s budget announcement confirmed.
By David Parker on Tue 26 Oct 2021
CHILDREN in the borough are waiting up to four years for a mental health assessment — a revelation described as outrageous by one of the area’s MPs.
By Adele Forrest on Wed 01 Sep 2021
AN MP has urged nuclear test veterans and their families to contact him as he vowed to fight for justice.
By Michael Upton on Wed 11 Aug 2021
CALLS have been made for Mexborough to have its own town council sooner rather than later by a councillor looking on enviously at another Doncaster settlement’s £21.6 million transformation plans.
By Gareth Dennison on Sat 08 May 2021
ROTHERHAM Conservatives went from nought to 20 overnight — but a shell-shocked Labour held the council with 32 seats.
RESURGENT Rotherham Conservatives trail the ruling Labour group by just three seats as we enter the latter half of the RMBC election results weekend.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 07 May 2021
CAN the Conservatives loosen Labour’s hold on RMBC to regain their position as Rotherham Council’s main opposition?
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 04 May 2021
REPLACEMENT postal votes are being delivered by Rotherham Council after some were delayed.
By Ethan Cadman on Mon 29 Mar 2021
THE Conservative Party’s plan to implement a Voter ID system is damaging, especially for South Yorkshire.