Business and investment news

  • Shop locally this Christmas!

    Christmas Gift Guide 2014 Published on Friday, 21st November 2014

    Independent businesses in Rotherham have come together to show residents the huge range of quality gift ideas available this Christmas in the town centre.

  • Town centre welcomes free parking bays

    Published on Thursday, 20th November 2014

    The town centre has received an early Christmas present in the form of 220 new car parking spaces.

  • Bra-vo for Rotherham's High Street

    Published on Tuesday, 18th November 2014

    There’s a bloomer-ing marvellous addition heading to the town centre as the latest “Pop-up Shop” says knickers to shopping anywhere else, Rotherham is the place to be!

  • Help for local start-up businesses

    Published on Thursday, 23rd October 2014

    Start-up businesses in Rotherham can get a head start thanks to the Rotherham Investment and Development Office - RiDO.

  • Shop Local is on the buses!

    Published on Wednesday, 22nd October 2014

    Rotherham town centre's popular shopping reward scheme is set to hit the road, thanks to an innovative partnership with First South Yorkshire.

  • Rotherham celebrates innovative economic investment

    Published on Wednesday, 6th August 2014

    The newly appointed Cabinet Member for Business Growth and Regeneration for Rotherham has been witnessing first-hand the important work the town is doing to promote business in the borough.

  • Rotherham celebrates its independent shops

    Published on Tuesday, 1st July 2014

    On Friday July 4, Rotherham is getting set to celebrate its many varied independent retailers.

  • Rotherham blessed by international business convention

    Published on Thursday, 22nd May 2014

    Rotherham is proudly placing yet another feather in its business cap after successfully hosting the Yorkshire International Business Convention.

  • Town centre celebrates another small business success

    Published on Tuesday, 6th May 2014

    A business that began life as a “little acorn” market stall is now celebrating ten years of successful trading in Rotherham.

  • Mary Portas "makers" a famous return to Rotherham

    Published on Wednesday, 16th April 2014

    Rotherham has received the Portas seal of approval after the retail guru returned to witness the continuing transformation of the town centre.

  • Mary Portas returns to Rotherham

    Published on Friday, 11th April 2014

    Two high profile guests will review the transformation of Rotherham Town Centre in a planned visit next week.

  • Health food business expands into Rotherham town centre

    Published on Wednesday, 19th March 2014

    A Rotherham health food business is celebrating its latest expansion with the opening of a new store in Rotherham Town Centre.

  • Women leaders in spotlight as Athena approaches

    Published on Tuesday, 4th March 2014

    The countdown has begun to this year’s Rotherham Athena Awards – a celebration of women from all walks of life, in leadership roles around the borough.