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‘Calculated and violent' armed robbers jailed for shop raids

‘Calculated and violent' armed robbers jailed for shop raids

Wed 26 Sep 2018

A GANG of armed robbers who raided shops around the county has been jailed for more than 30 years.

  • World Cup violence warning

    World Cup violence warning

    By Naumaan Farooq on Wed 09 Jun 2010

    POLICE have given out a stern warning to football fans ahead of the World Cup by saying there is “no excuse” for domestic abuse.

  • Councillor's reply on Local Development Framework

    Councillor's reply on Local Development Framework

    By Cllr Darren J L Hughes on Wed 09 Jun 2010

    I write in response to the letter from Name and Address supplied in the Advertiser (0June 4) with regards to North and South Anston and building proposals under the LDF core strategy.

  • Manhunt after car wash stabbing

    Manhunt after car wash stabbing

    By Naumaan Farooq on Wed 09 Jun 2010

    POLICE have named a wanted man following a stabbing last weekend which left a Rotherham man with serious injuries.

  • LETTER: Rotherham Rocks: what a great show!

    LETTER: Rotherham Rocks: what a great show!

    By Mrs Kate Crampton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    Congratulations to the organisers of Rotherham Rocks Fashion.

  • Councillor responds to housing challenge

    Councillor responds to housing challenge

    By Cllr S Thornton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    Dear Sir, In last weeks letters page the "protesters" of Anston challanged individual Anston Parish councillors to state their views regarding the Local Development Frameworks housing issues.

  • Hunt for South Yorkshire's top businesswomen

    Hunt for South Yorkshire's top businesswomen

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    THE search is on to find the outstanding businesswoman of the year—and it could be someone from Rotherham.

  • Hunt on for top young chefs

    Hunt on for top young chefs

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    THE hunt is on to find the next Delia Smith or Gordon Ramsay with the launch of an annual cooking contest.

  • Independent candidates look to the future

    Independent candidates look to the future

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    INDEPENDENT election candidates and their supporters are meeting next week to plan their future—and are encouraging anyone interested in shaking up local politics to join them

  • Farewell to a 'wonderful man'

    Farewell to a 'wonderful man'

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    THE funeral of borough councillor Michael Clarke, who died last week, will be held on Thursday.

  • New recruits for Advanced Manufacturing Park

    New recruits for Advanced Manufacturing Park

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    ROTHERHAM’S Advanced Manufacturing Park has welcomed two new businesses who have moved into premises on the growing site.

  • Rotherham fraudster ordered to pay back £49,793

    Rotherham fraudster ordered to pay back £49,793

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    A FRAUDSTER involved in a multi-million-pound swindle centred on Rotherham has been ordered to pay back thousands of pounds to the public purse

  • Rare voles found on Kiveton ex-pit site

    Rare voles found on Kiveton ex-pit site

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    RARE water voles have been found on a former Rotherham area pit site after its transformation into a flourishing woodland.

  • Stop the War activists in Gaza protest

    Stop the War activists in Gaza protest

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    MORE than 80 people turned out in Rotherham to show their anger over Israel’s killing of people on an aid convoy to Gaza.

  • Britain's Got Talent stars at fete

    Britain's Got Talent stars at fete

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    BRITAIN’S Got Talent stars 2 Grand are among the acts performing at a summer fete next month.

  • Minster date for South Yorkshire police band

    Minster date for South Yorkshire police band

    By Michele Vincent on Tue 08 Jun 2010

    A SPECIAL charity concert featuring the South Yorkshire Police Brass Band takes place later this month.