Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Funding secured for new homes in Rotherham

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First-time buyers, older people, and adults with support needs are to benefit from more than half a million pounds awarded by the Government to the Sheffield City Region (SCR) today.

16 February 2018


Building work to start on temporary Rotherham Bus Interchange

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Construction of a temporary bus interchange at Forge Island in Rotherham is due to start next Monday 19 February.

16 February 2018


UEFA and FA launch schools ticket initiative for European U17s Championships

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European Under-17s Championship comes to Rotherham.

9 February 2018


New fun and friendly club for toddlers

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This March Clifton Park Museum is really excited to be launching something very special - Nelson’s Cub Club.

9 February 2018


Operation Stovewood: Man guilty of raping teenage girl

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A 47-year old man has been found guilty of raping a teenage girl between 2000 and 2002 in Rotherham, following an investigation led by the National Crime Agency (NCA).

9 February 2018


‘Transformed’ children’s services seek best social workers

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Social workers are being offered the chance to meet children’s service leaders at a special recruitment fayre this weekend.

8 February 2018


Plans to improve Clifton Park

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Rotherham Council is developing plans to provide new tennis courts and increase car parking spaces at Clifton Park to improve facilities for its many different visitors.

7 February 2018


Council budget proposals put the most vulnerable residents first

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Adults and children’s social care will be prioritised under Council budget proposals promise leaders, despite the Council facing more bleak funding cuts.

7 February 2018


Making February fun!

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February doesn’t have to be a grey and dreary month – not when you’ve got Rotherham Fun Fest to look forward to!

30 January 2018


Crafty fun for toddlers at Clifton Park Museum

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There will be lots to keep little hands busy down at Clifton Park Museum in February and March.

30 January 2018


Investing in the future of Rotherham’s highways

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Rotherham is on the right road for training thanks to a group of new highways apprentices.

30 January 2018


Rotherham children’s services ‘good’ with outstanding features

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Social services for children and families in Rotherham have been “transformed” in just under three years, Ofsted inspectors have said.

29 January 2018


Rotherham stands together to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

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Over 350 people attended a moving ceremony in All Saint’s Square on Thursday 25 January to mark this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day.

29 January 2018


Rotherham bird keepers warned of new flu-prevention requirements

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Rotherham residents who keep poultry or other domestic birds are being warned that new measures are in place following confirmed cases of bird flu in the UK.

19 January 2018


Rotherham marks Holocaust Memorial Day

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Rotherham residents and businesses are being invited to join together to commemorate International Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) on Thursday 25 January.

17 January 2018


Planning success for major town centre building

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Rotherham Council has this week approved plans to re-develop a prominent town-centre building.

15 January 2018


Anti-social behaviour focus of community engagement event

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The clip-clop of horse hooves could be heard around the streets of a Rotherham village this week as three special guests joined officers on patrol.

12 January 2018


Council consults on Government Inspector’s changes to draft Local Plan

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Rotherham Council is consulting on some changes to its draft local plan required by a Government Inspector.

12 January 2018


UCR roof "topped off" as build reaches one step closer to completion

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A topping-out ceremony was held to celebrate a huge milestone in the construction of the brand new University Centre Rotherham, located on Doncaster Gate in Rotherham town centre.

11 January 2018


Rotherham Council spearheads the largest seizure of vehicles for fly-tipping in the UK

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A joint operation led by Rotherham Council has seen ten vehicles seized for suspected fly tipping.

10 January 2018

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