Mon 01 Mar 2021
THEY won a cup final at Wembley, competed in Europe, got to the third round of the FA Cup and trained on a field in Rotherham.
By David Beddows on Mon 01 Feb 2021
BOXER Lee Appleyard says he is "gutted" at having to pull out of his first bout in 15 months after contracting Covid-19.
By David Beddows on Mon 25 Jan 2021
A GREEN oasis in a sea of suburbia, Herringthorpe Playing Fields holds so much history in its flat acres.
By Martin Read on Thu 21 Jan 2021
IT’S a tipsy, topsy world that we’re living in.
By David Beddows on Tue 19 Jan 2021
TWENTY years ago in a town nestled in the shadow of the Alps, Rotherham's rugby players completed a French conquest.
By David Beddows on Thu 14 Jan 2021
THIS recent announcement of a third national lockdown was greeted with frustration and realism from people in grassroots sports — and Rotherham was no different. The Advertiser has been canvassing opinions ...
By David Beddows on Thu 07 Jan 2021
ROTHERHAM Rugby Club chief Martin Jenkinson has sounded an upbeat note about 2021 while warning that the club is still not out of financial choppy waters.
By David Beddows on Mon 04 Jan 2021
MUD, sweat and tries are as much a part of a typical weekend as Sunday services for rugby playing vicar Tom Brown.
By David Beddows on Thu 31 Dec 2020
PRESSURE on local football fixture lists has ramped up further after the Northern Counties East League was suspended again.
By David Beddows on Tue 29 Dec 2020
TRIBUTES have been paid to former Rotherham Rugby Club coach and chief executive Jim Kilfoyle, one of the main figures of the glory years at Clifton Lane.
By David Beddows on Thu 24 Dec 2020
PARKGATE boss Andy Dawson says he will have no trouble raising a side for the Boxing Day derby against Swallownest as a result of the new Christmas lockdown rules.
TOP prospect Ben Schmidt has been named in England Golf's men's squad for the 2021 season.
By David Beddows on Fri 18 Dec 2020
A LOCAL football manager has reluctantly stepped down after being banned from his ground for urinating in a drain.
By David Beddows on Mon 14 Dec 2020
TRIBUTES have been paid to Maltby Main FC stalwart Horace "Lol" Henson, who has died aged 94.
By David Beddows on Thu 10 Dec 2020
WHEN older local football followers reminisce about the stand-out teams from yesteryear, certain names always crop up.
By on Thu 10 Dec 2020
A BRITISH title shot is in Rotherham boxer Kash Ali’s sights as he returns to the ring in an historic show tomorrow.
By Admin on Thu 10 Dec 2020
ASHLEY CARTY admits he needs to stop playing catch-up – and his string of slow starts make him feel like he’s always on the brink of the dreaded M1.