Fri 23 Apr 2021
A MASKED raider who took part in the "terrifying and traumatic" robbery of a family in their home has been jailed for 20 years.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 24 Oct 2019
THE Government has announced it will review the controversial ‘smart motorway’ scheme after lobbying from a Rotherham widow whose husband was killed on the M1 section.
By Michael Upton on Tue 01 Oct 2019
“REROUTE HS2 or scrap it” — that was the call from the leader of Rotherham Council and the Mayor of Doncaster this week.
By David Parker on Fri 13 Sep 2019
THE Prime Minister has denied saying local police forces were "spaffing money up the wall" on historic CSE allegations - and insisted such investigations were "extremely important".
A HECKLER interrupted Boris Johnson’s speech on the Northern Powerhouse in Rotherham this afternoon (Friday) by demanding he reconvene his MPs in Parliament.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 12 Sep 2019
AN MP has waded into a row over a school’s strict uniform policy, which was branded “petty” by parents who likened it to a “military regime”.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 06 Sep 2019
A WIDOW whose husband and a fellow motorist were killed on a new stretch of so-called “smart motorway” is calling for the controversial road set-up to be scrapped, saying their deaths were “avoidable”.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 03 Sep 2019
WORK is set to start tomorrow (Wednesday) on preparing Droppingwell tip — and protesters are planning a demonstration at the gates.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 30 Aug 2019
A MISCONCEPTION that EU migrant communities will leave Rotherham after Brexit could fuel hostilities, a council briefing warned.
By David Parker on Thu 29 Aug 2019
A CAMPAIGNING councillor who has battled HS2 from the outset has welcomed a review of the high-speed rail link - but said too much damage had already been done.
By Michael Upton on Thu 29 Aug 2019
MP SARAH Champion welcomed the conviction of six Rotherham men for child sexual exploitation offences — but called for more support for victims and survivors.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 09 Aug 2019
COUNCIL opposition leader Allen Cowles has his sights on breaking Labour’s stranglehold of Rotherham’s parliamentary seats.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 29 Jul 2019
A RACIAL justice charity subject to a Government inquiry has closed, saying it had been subjected to hundreds of “Islamaphobic and racist” attacks in the wake of a controversial report it published last year.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 19 Jul 2019
SARAH Champion saying she would accept a no-deal Brexit shows Europe how Labour is lurching to the right, an MEP said.
By George Torr on Thu 18 Jul 2019
ROTHERHAM could have a new station and an HS2 station could be built in Goldthorpe under far-reaching transport plans announced today.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 16 Jul 2019
SARAH Champion says she would back a no deal Brexit “if it came to it” — for the sake of democracy.