Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Council moves forward with plans to transform autism and learning disability offer

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The transformation of the learning disability and autism offer is set to move one step closer on 10th July when Council's Cabinet is asked to approve a series of consultations about future services.

28 June 2017


Man ordered to do 100 hours of unpaid work over Dalton fly tipping

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A Rotherham man has been ordered to carry out 100 hours of unpaid work in the community after being found guilty of fly tipping.

28 June 2017


Sponsor announced for Rotherham's newest school

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A sponsor has been selected for Rotherham’s newest primary school – marking the next steps for the future of the prestigious multi-million pound Waverley development.

28 June 2017


Whole service review for Early Help

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The next stage of a wholescale redesign for a Council service which helps families deal with issues before they escalate is set to begin.

28 June 2017


New ways to play tennis at Clifton Park

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With Wimbledon around the corner, the tennis season is in full swing and what better time to get out on court with friends and family!

27 June 2017


Council rolls out extra safety measures for schools

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Twenty mph warning signs are being introduced outside a number of schools in Rotherham, as part of the Council’s commitment to improve road safety.

26 June 2017


Rotherham Council is raising awareness of sight and hearing loss in National Deafblind week

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Rotherham Council will be hosting a series of pop-up information stalls during Deaf/Blind Awareness Week to encourage local residents to become more aware of sight and hearing loss.

26 June 2017


Salon celebrates highlights after successful first year

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Special autism-friendly sessions have been among the highlights of a Rotherham hair salon’s successful first year trading.

26 June 2017


Rotherham Council Launches Town Centre Masterplan

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Rotherham Council and Design Company WYG Group have revealed new plans that aim to transform Rotherham town centre, bringing more people to live, visit and work in the town.

23 June 2017


New project to connect Rotherham communities with their green spaces

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Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust, in partnership with Rotherham Council and other community partners, have been awarded £514,000 of National Lottery money through the Big Lottery Fund.

21 June 2017


Women fined after using deceased relatives’ disabled parking badges

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Two women have been fined after being found guilty of using a deceased parent’s disabled parking badge in Rotherham.

21 June 2017


Council set to consult on additional housing sites

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Rotherham Council is to consult the public on additional housing sites in the Dearne Valley as part of its Local Plan for the borough.

20 June 2017


Council aims to resolve issue of “eyesore” buildings

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Rotherham Council is looking to improve the appearance of a major route through the town centre with progress on a group of derelict buildings – described as an “eyesore”.

20 June 2017


Sign up now for the Animal Agents Summer Reading Challenge

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Can you bear the excitement and crack the cases of some animal themed mysteries?

20 June 2017


Veterans reunite ahead of Rotherham's biggest ever Armed Forces Day

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Military veterans and families of Rotherham and South Yorkshire Armed Forces came together to share stories and reunite with old friends during an afternoon tea at Rotherham Town Hall.

19 June 2017


Planning application received for shale gas exploration in Rotherham

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Oil and gas firm INEOS Shale has applied to Rotherham Council for planning permission for an exploratory well on an area of land in the south of the borough.

16 June 2017


Water safety plea to parents

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Rotherham Council is urging parents to remind children of the dangers of swimming in open water as more hot weather is forecast.

16 June 2017


Tenants and leaseholders invited to Annual Conference to shape services

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Tenants and leaseholders invited to get involved in shaping services and improve neighbourhoods at the Annual Conference.

14 June 2017


Rotherham Oktoberfest at Clifton Park

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Wilkommen to the UK’s ultimate Oktoberfest! Come the penultimate weekend of October, on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st.

14 June 2017


Last call for garden competition entries

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Council tenants and leaseholders are being reminded that there is only three weeks left to enter the borough’s popular garden competition.

13 June 2017

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