Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Road scheme revised following local concerns

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Thurcroft residents are being advised of traffic disruption when a major road through the village is reconstructed from the end of June.

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Publication date: 23 June 2016


‘Supercharged’ cycling hits Rotherham

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Local businesses and residents are being encouraged to re-discover the joy and convenience of cycling following the arrival of a fleet of electric bikes in Rotherham.

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Publication date: 22 June 2016


Rotherham remembers the Somme

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Rotherham Council’s Heritage Services will hold a series of events and exhibitions throughout June and July to mark the centenary of the battle of the Somme.

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Publication date: 21 June 2016


Super Sunday at Thrybergh Country Park

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Beautiful Thrybergh Country Park will be transformed into a superhero training centre this Sunday, 26 June.

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Publication date: 21 June 2016


Flags lowered to half-mast in tribute to Jo Cox MP

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Rotherham Council has lowered its flags to half-mast in tribute to West Yorkshire MP Jo Cox, who died after being attacked on Thursday (16 June).

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Publication date: 17 June 2016


Register for the Summer Tenants’ Conference

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Rotherham Council is encouraging council tenants to attend their annual conference for all the latest news and views on local housing services.

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Publication date: 16 June 2016


Mayor joins local celebrations for Queen’s 90th birthday

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Residents celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday in true street party style at The Potteries Court extra care housing scheme.

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Publication date: 16 June 2016


First volunteers in new scheme to tackle anti-social behaviour

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Volunteers have been presented with training certificates at the launch of a new scheme in Rotherham aimed at resolving anti-social behaviour and low level crime in communities.

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Publication date: 16 June 2016


Young students use their artistic skills to fly the flag for Armed Forces Day

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Two Kimberworth schoolchildren have put their creative skills to good use to promote Rotherham's celebration of this year's Armed Forces Day.

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Publication date: 15 June 2016


Council part of Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation Conference

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A survivor of child sexual exploitation is to tell her story on a national platform later this month to help agencies work together to tackle the crime.

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Publication date: 15 June 2016


Have your say on waste

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For the first time, all four South Yorkshire Councils are joining forces to plan how to manage waste across the county.

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Publication date: 6 June 2016


Carers and Council join forces to celebrate Carers' Week

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Rotherham Council is marking national Carers Week 2016 by supporting a series of events to celebrate carers in Rotherham.

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Publication date: 2 June 2016


Theme Park plans a step closer

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Plans to open a family theme park adjacent to Rother Valley Country Park are another step closer after Rotherham Council formally agreed the sale of land to Gulliver’s Family Theme Parks.

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Publication date: 1 June 2016


Dinnington sets out to develop a Neighbourhood Plan

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Dinnington could become the first area in Rotherham to have a Neighbourhood Plan.

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Publication date: 1 June 2016


Rotherham Council plans for children at the heart of everything it does

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Rotherham is putting its past behind it with plans to ensure children are at the heart of everything it does.

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Publication date: 27 May 2016


Review of children's homes

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The move to put more children in care with foster families is part of Rotherham Council's ambitious plans to overhaul its children's services.

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Publication date: 27 May 2016


Flora is our lucky winner!

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Aston schoolgirl Flora Walker is the lucky winner of Clifton Park Museum’s “Nelson” colouring competition.

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Publication date: 26 May 2016


Proposal to reshape local enabling service gets the go ahead

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A proposal recommending changes to the way that the Council's Enabling Service is run has been agreed today (26 May) at Rotherham Council's Cabinet/Commissioners' Decision making meeting.

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Publication date: 26 May 2016


Metalysis to Move into UK's Premier Manufacturing Park

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Rotherham Council and Property consultancy Commercial Property Partners LLP have announced the letting of the Advanced Manufacturing Park's Unit 4 to specialist manufacturing company Metalysis.

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Publication date: 25 May 2016


South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership supports "Edward" initiative

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South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership will support a brand new initiative aimed at cutting death and injury on Europe’s roads.

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Publication date: 24 May 2016

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