News archive

News published April 2015

  • The Town Hall in Rotherham

    New decision-making arrangements agreed

    Published 23rd April 2015

    Details of how decisions will be made by the Government-appointed Commissioners overseeing the Council – and how local people can get involved – have now been agreed.

  • Public transport

    Rotherham Bus Service Changes

    Published 22nd April 2015

    This weekend (on Saturday 25, Sunday 26 and Monday 27 April 2015) there will be changes to some bus services in Rotherham and across South Yorkshire.

  • Older person and carer

    Offenders who prey on vulnerable adults targeted in Rotherham scheme

    Published 22nd April 2015

    Offenders who prey on vulnerable adults in Rotherham will be subject to the ‘wrath’ of South Yorkshire Police, thanks to a new initiative launched by the Vulnerable Persons Unit (VPU).

  • Woodland walk in Rotherham

    Last stile to be removed in Wales

    Published 22nd April 2015

    The final obstacle to easy access to walkers in one corner of the Rotherham borough is being removed.

  • Weigh Up logo

    Weigh Up offers free weight management support in Rotherham

    Published 21st April 2015

    A number of free services are now on offer across Rotherham to help those struggling to reach and maintain a healthier weight.

  • dog

    Chip your dog for free at Thrybergh

    Published 21st April 2015

    Dog owners are being reminded that they can get their dogs chipped free of charge next week.

  • RMBC snow plough

    Gritters on trial

    Published 21st April 2015

    Rotherham's gritting fleet will be seen on the borough's roads this week - but the public are advised not to worry about the weather!

  • crowd at children's festival

    Top acts wanted for Rotherham's Got Talent

    Published 17th April 2015

    If your passion is dancing or you have the voice of an angel or maybe you can wow an audience with your magic tricks, then the ‘Rotherham’s Got Talent’ competition is your chance to shine.

  • Civic Theatre interior view

    Rotherham Panto announced

    Published 16th April 2015

    The Rotherham Civic Theatre is proud to announce the classic rags-to-riches story of Cinderella as the town’s pantomime for the 2015 Christmas season.

  • Starting school

    More parents get their primary preference

    Published 16th April 2015

    More Rotherham parents than ever are getting their children into primary schools of their choice this year.