Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Hard hitting campaign highlights 16 cancers linked to smoking

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Rotherham Council is raising awareness of the link between smoking and cancer as part of a regional campaign.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Remember to register to vote

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Rotherham Council is encouraging anyone not yet registered to vote, to take advantage of the National Voter Registration Drive this week and go online now to register.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Damien Wilson is new Strategic Director of Regeneration & Environment

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Rotherham Council has appointed its new Strategic Director of Regeneration & Environment, the fourth appointment of the authority’s new permanent senior leadership team in 2016.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Don’t Stand By – Rotherham marks Holocaust Memorial Day

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People of all ages and all walks of life gathered in Rotherham last Wednesday to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2016.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Blue Badge abuse prosecutions continue

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Another prosecution by Rotherham Council for blue badge misuse in Rotherham Town Centre has proved successful.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Monkeys, Muggles, and Wizards in half term fun for families

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Monkeys, muggles and wizards will be the theme in a series of events planned to entertain the kids this half term.

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Publication date: 4 February 2016


Rotherham Music half term courses

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This coming half term, 8 to 11 February, Rotherham Music are organising a series of one day courses for string, wind, brass and percussion players.

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Publication date: 3 February 2016


Young people’s chance to have their say!

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Young people in Rotherham will be able to get involved in local democracy this month when elections take place for the Youth Parliament.

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Publication date: 2 February 2016


Fly-tipper prosecuted

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A man who was found to have dumped waste on the road outside a Rotherham recycling centre has been ordered to pay £190 in fines and court costs.

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Publication date: 2 February 2016


Love is in the air on Valentine’s Day in Rotherham

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For a truly romantic treat, Rotherham residents can bring along a special someone for a Valentine’s Day show at Rotherham Civic Theatre.

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Publication date: 1 February 2016


National award for Tuesday street market

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Rotherham’s Tuesday Street Market is celebrating after winning a national award.

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Publication date: 29 January 2016


Young people in South Yorkshire get creative in a bid to make smoking history for future generations

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Young people from across South Yorkshire have come together to form a campaigning group, which will be known as Youthlight.

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Publication date: 29 January 2016


Launch of ‘ReachOut’ service to tackle child sexual exploitation

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A new service which will support children and young people in Rotherham who have been or who are at risk of being sexually exploited has been officially launched by Barnardo’s this week.

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Publication date: 29 January 2016


Safety first for Flanderwell residents

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Residents in Flanderwell were given advice and assistance to help keep themselves and their homes safe at an event this week.

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Publication date: 28 January 2016


The Young Inspectors are recruiting!

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Rotherham Council is placing young people at the heart of inspecting services delivered to children, young people and their families, and is looking for new recruits.

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Publication date: 28 January 2016


Chip Your Dog for Free in Dinnington

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Dog owners can get their dogs chipped free of charge on Monday 8 February.

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Publication date: 28 January 2016


Arnold Centre gains Rotherham Charter Gold Status

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A Rotherham children’s centre and nursery has become the first in the borough to achieve the highly-acclaimed Rotherham Charter Gold accreditation.

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Publication date: 28 January 2016


Young ambassadors ready for Anne Frank exhibition!

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Young people from schools across Rotherham are getting behind a major new exhibition on the life of Anne Frank.

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Publication date: 27 January 2016


Town Hall Open Day

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Rotherham’s Town Hall will be throwing open its doors to the public for a fun-filled open day!

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Publication date: 26 January 2016


Making homes for nature!

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People with learning disabilities from Rotherham have been looking forward to spring by making nest-boxes to donate to a local wetland centre.

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Publication date: 25 January 2016

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