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 Fri 12 Jul 2019
THOUSANDS of child sex abuse suspects were released without bail conditions across the country after the Government made changes to the bail act — but South Yorkshire Police has refused to say how many are from Rotherham.
By Michael Upton on Wed 03 Jul 2019
SIR Kevin Barron has announced his intention to quit Parliament after almost 40 years.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 21 Jun 2019
A FORMER chairman of UKIP Rotherham has quit the party — and said he is putting allotments before ballots.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 19 Jun 2019
ROTHERHAM Pensioners Action Group has criticised plans to scrap many free TV licences for over-75s — but refused to blame the BBC.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 07 Jun 2019
A £220 million bid for regional transport changes includes a 300-space park and ride at Parkgate and bus lanes between Rotherham and Maltby.
By Admin on Thu 23 May 2019
CITY region mayor Dan Jarvis’ office has defended employing a media advisor on £700 a day.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 16 May 2019
SOUTH Yorkshire’s police commissioner has welcomed the announcement that all offender supervision will revert to the National Probation Service.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 07 May 2019
A NEW “landmark” report has revealed the impact of child sexual abuse and exposed the failure of the Government to provide survivors with information and support.
By Michael Upton on Mon 25 Mar 2019
CITY region Mayor Dan Jarvis and the four leaders of South Yorkshire’s local authorities announced today have reached an agreement on the way forward after years of stalemate.
By Michael Upton on Thu 14 Mar 2019
Rotherham abuse survivor Sammy Woodhouse, MP Sarah Champion and children’s charity the NSPCC all criticised the ex-foreign secretary for remarks he made about police spending on radio station LBC.
By David Parker on Fri 01 Mar 2019
ROTHERHAM peer Lord Nazir Ahmed has been charged with three sexual offences against a boy and a girl aged under 13 dating back to the 1970s when he was a teenager.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 15 Feb 2019
ROTHERHAM peer Lord Nazir Ahmed has been accused of inappropriate sexual behaviour and exploiting his position to try and have sex with women.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 08 Feb 2019
The Rotherham MP pointed out how scandal-hit Rotherham Borough Council could be a victim of its own recent improvement when it comes to fresh funding.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 06 Feb 2019
FREE parking on Saturdays is returning to Rotherham town centre as council bosses finally bow to pressure from traders.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 05 Feb 2019
HARTHILL Against Fracking’s judicial review against chemical company Ineos being allowed to drill in the village has failed.