Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

It's official - Rotherham Squadron is Best in Britain

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Air Cadets of 218 Squadron attended a special presentation evening at Rotherham Town Hall held to celebrate becoming the best drill foot team in the country.

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Theme Park Plans great boost for Borough’s Growth

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One of Rotherham’s leading projects is due to take a step forward after planning permission was approved for a theme park and resort at Rother Valley this week (Thursday).

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Community events result in large numbers of dogs microchipped

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Hundreds of dogs across the borough have been microchipped thanks to a series of dog micro-chipping events held last year.

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Final push for Destination Poland

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A group of intrepid teenagers are urging the public to get behind them for one final push to help them reach their dream destination.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Get on your bike for the Rother Valley Duathlon

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Competitors and families are invited to get on their bike for a charity fundraising event at Rother Valley County Park this month.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Roadworks start in “growth corridor”

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Residents in the Wales and Aston areas are being reminded that work has started on improvement to the area’s road network as part of the “Growth Corridor” scheme.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Let your heart beat healthier

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This Valentine’s Day Rotherham Council is urging local smokers to quit and receive the perfect Valentine’s gift; a healthier heart.

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Publication date: 14 February 2017


Building work set to begin at village school

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Building work at a popular Rotherham school is set to begin next month in order to increase capacity.

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Publication date: 14 February 2017


Council purchases former Tesco site in key regeneration deal

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Work on a key site in the heart of Rotherham town centre could start as early as next year after it was bought by Rotherham Council this week.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


First Maltby Triathlon announced

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Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the first Maltby Triathlon which has been announced to take place in May 2017.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


Leisure centres power life saving heart scanner

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Partnership with Places for People Leisure raises thousands for the British Heart Foundation.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


Funding secured for Rotherham higher education centre

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Plans for a university centre in Rotherham are taking a step forward after a £3.5m funding injection from the Sheffield City Region.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


New restaurant brings boost to Rotherham town centre

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Diners in Rotherham have a reason to celebrate with the opening of a brand new restaurant.

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Publication date: 10 February 2017


Look before you book this Valentine’s Day

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If you’re planning that special Valentine’s date Rotherham Council would like to remind you to ‘look before you book.’

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Publication date: 10 February 2017


February half-term fun

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Free boredom-busting activities will be running in Rotherham town centre this February half-term.

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Publication date: 10 February 2017


‘Meet the Buyer’ – with Rotherham Council and Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

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Local businesses are invited to make face-to-face contacts and gain an idea of what they can do to help their businesses grow at the next ‘Meet the Buyer’ event.

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Publication date: 9 February 2017


McLaren Automotive investment to supercharge the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District

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Rotherham Council welcomes McLaren to Rotherham's world-class Advanced Manufacturing Park.

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Publication date: 9 February 2017


Secretary of State plans return of more powers to Rotherham

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Rotherham Council has welcomed the proposed return of more powers by the Government - a move which would bring the majority of services back under the council’s democratic control.

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Publication date: 9 February 2017


Ian McMillan's "poetry in motion" at Rotherham school

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The benefits of walking or cycling short distances, rather than driving, have been emphasised by local poet Ian McMillan to Rotherham school children.

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Publication date: 9 February 2017


Crackdown on persistent evaders brings results

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A Council crackdown on rogue motorists who persistently evade parking fines with unregistered vehicles has been hailed a success.

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Publication date: 7 February 2017

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