Thu 05 Dec 2019
A NEW campaign is calling on people to talk about a great taboo - suicide. We spoke to one woman who had made up her mind to end it all - before her parents helped her back from the brink.
By David Parker on Fri 29 Nov 2019
POLICE who busted a cannabis grow in Stag got more than they bargained for when they discovered a pellet gun and a can of pepper spray at the property.
By Admin on Wed 27 Nov 2019
POLICING in this country is always most effective when the police and the local community are working together.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 04 Oct 2019
RAF HERO John “Snogger” Watkins made his final flight - with the Dam Busters March closing his funeral service.
By Michael Upton on Tue 12 Mar 2019
The car was left on its side following the accident in Broom Lane.
By David Parker on Tue 26 Feb 2019
ARSONISTS struck in Broom last night (Monday) when they set a bush alight.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 18 Jan 2019
Becky Lancashire will honour childhood friend Gemma Marshall with a range of activities — from sky-diving to a triathlon — and hopes to capture some of her pal’s “daring” spirit.
By Michael Upton on Fri 05 Oct 2018
A ROTHERHAM church is setting its sights on a 1950s-themed extravaganza during a special weekend of celebrations to mark its 60th anniversary.
By David Parker on Thu 21 Jun 2018
THE LEAD detective in the Stag bank robbery investigation has paid tribute to the witnesses who provided “exceptional testimony” against Michael Dunphy.
By David Parker on Wed 20 Jun 2018
BANK robber Michael Dunphy is pictured wearing a wig and a fake police uniform as he attempts to steal £500,000 from a Rotherham bank.
A 'DANGEROUS' career criminal who kidnapped bank staff in a failed attempt to steal £500,000 from a safe has been sentenced to 23 years in prison
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 20 Jun 2018
KIDNAPPER Michael Dunphy showed no remorse for putting his victims through the terrifying ordeal of a bank raid, the lead detective has said.
By David Parker on Tue 19 Jun 2018
A MAN has been convicted for his part in a failed operation to take £500,000 from a bank by kidnapping staff and forcing them to open a safe.
CLAIMS by a suspected bank robber that he was forced to take part in a kidnapping and daylight raid have been described as “like something straight out of a low-budget gangster movie”.
By David Parker on Wed 13 Jun 2018
A MAN accused of being part of an attempted £500,000 bank robbery has told a jury he had no knowledge of a plot to kidnap its employees.
By David Parker on Wed 06 Jun 2018
A JURY has heard how a bank employee and her seven-year-old daughter were made to get into a car with a gang of would-be robbers who pretended to be police officers