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  • Millers chairman speaks tonight

    Millers chairman speaks tonight

    By on Thu 14 Jan 2010

    MILLERS chairman Tony Stewart is the guest speaker at tonight's meeting of Rotherham United Nostalgia Society at the Green Dragon, Kimberworth.The event starts at 8.30pm and everyone is welcome.

  • Snow-shifting starts at Don Valley

    Snow-shifting starts at Don Valley

    By on Wed 13 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United today began the task of trying to get their pitch fit for next Tuesday's match against Darlington.Ground staff plus a team of helpers from Don Valley Stadium operators Sheffield International Venues moved in to clear snow from the playing

  • Titans get ready to dig in

    Titans get ready to dig in

    By on Tue 12 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans are poised to rally the troops to try and get the green light for Saturday's game with Exeter.Having not played for almost a month, Craig West's side are desperate to play - especially with the Chiefs suffering a serious wobble at the top

  • Rotherham teams hoping for a thaw

    Rotherham teams hoping for a thaw

    By on Mon 11 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United and Rotherham Titans are hoping a thaw will enable them to get back into action this weekend.The Millers, who haven't played since December 12, are due to visit Accrington Stanley on Saturday while the Titans bid to break a four-week gap w

  • Plea over football star's medal

    Plea over football star's medal

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    THE heartbroken widow of a Rotherham-born football star has made an emotional appeal for the return of her late husband's prized promotion medal.Doris Haigh pleaded with the crooks to give up the Division Three North memento — saying its cash worth c

  • Dearneside vaulters hit the heights

    Dearneside vaulters hit the heights

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ATHLETES from Dearneside High Athletics Club beat the winter chill to chalk up a string of personal bests in a competition in Manchester.Five PB's were registered by the seven pole vaulters taking part in the Reebok Open at Sport England's EIS Sports City

  • Titans weathering the Arctic storm

    Titans weathering the Arctic storm

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    TITANS says they don’t fear a cash-flow crisis despite a third straight call-off this weekend.Tomorrow’s game at Bedford was postponed yesterday, hard on the icy heels of the weather-hit home fixtures against Birmingham and Nottingham. The Gold

  • Weather means long lay-off for Millers

    Weather means long lay-off for Millers

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United’s gap without a game will now stretch into a second month after tomorrow’s clash with Bournemouth was called off. The club safety advisory group made the decision yesterday because the icy surrounds at Don Valley Stadium presen

  • Titans and Millers matches both off

    Titans and Millers matches both off

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans' match at Bedford this weekend has been called off due to the bad weather. They join Rotherham United in having another blank weekend. Their game against Bournemouth at Don Valley Stadium was called off late this morning due to health and

  • Millers match called off

    Millers match called off

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United's match against Bournemouth on Saturday has been called off for health and safety reasons.The pitch and surrounds at Don Valley Stadium are still encased in snow and ice due to the prolonged cold snap.

  • Sky to feature Millers' clash

    Sky to feature Millers' clash

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United's top-of-the-table clash against Shrewsbury Town at Don Valley Stadium next month has been selected for live coverage on Sky Sports.The game, originally due to be played on Tuesday, February 23, has been moved forward 24 hours to Monday, F

  • Titans braced for another call-off

    Titans braced for another call-off

    By on Wed 06 Jan 2010

    OPPONENTS?Bedford say they will be “very surprised” if Saturday’s game against the Titans beats the freeze.And that’s the last thing the Clifton Lane men wanted to hear.Freezing temperatures mean Goldington Road was unplayable as th

  • Weekend sport already in danger

    Weekend sport already in danger

    By on Tue 05 Jan 2010

    LOCAL sport is set for another weekend white-out, with the Millers' and the Titans' games already in danger.The winter freeze is forecast to continue for the next five days, putting Rotherham United's home date with Bournemouth on Saturday and the Titans'

  • Sport blitzed again by big freeze

    Sport blitzed again by big freeze

    By on Mon 04 Jan 2010

    THE winter freeze wiped out the local sporting programme yet again at the weekend, leaving local sides facing a new-year fixture backlog.Rotherham United's match at Rochdale and Rotherham Titans' home date with Nottingham were both postponed on Saturday.Th

  • Bill shapes up for fight-fest

    Bill shapes up for fight-fest

    By on Wed 30 Dec 2009

    FIGHT fans are in for treat when big-time boxing returns to Magna in February—but it’s doubtful that the showdown between fast-rising Curtis Woodhouse and Stefy Bull will be on the card.Bull recently hinted that he fancied a a potential battle

  • Bug hits Titans' preparations

    Bug hits Titans' preparations

    By on Wed 30 Dec 2009

    ROTHERHAM Titans are fighting a bout of illness in the camp as they prepare for Saturday’s must-win showdown against Nottingham.Four first-teamers have been struck by a bug which has hampered coach Craig West’s selection for the Meadow Lane sid