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News published April 2016

  • Bin lorry

    Get your bins out bright and early

    Published 28th April 2016

    Rotherham householders are being reminded to ensure that their bins are always at the roadside at 7.00 am.

  • Guided Sky bike ride

    Take to the saddle with free bike hire

    Published 27th April 2016

    With less than a week before the Tour de Yorkshire passes through Rotherham, there’s never been a better time to celebrate cycling in the borough.

  • Men at work sign

    Roadworks - Stubbin Road

    Published 27th April 2016

    Emergency repairs are taking place following a gas escape on the B6089 Stubbin Road between Greasbrough and West Melton.

  • Children at Redscope Primary School

    Glittering accolade for primary school

    Published 26th April 2016

    A Rotherham primary school has been given a gold award for changes it’s made to how it works with children with additional needs.

  • post box

    Keep an eye out for your postal vote

    Published 26th April 2016

    Rotherham residents who have chosen to vote by post in this year’s local and Police and Crime Commissioner elections are reminded to be on the lookout for their postal ballot pack.

  • Library @ Riverside

    Join author Mari Hannah for the Big Read

    Published 26th April 2016

    Avid readers are being invited to join top crime author Mari Hannah for the 2016 Big Read with a free event at Riverside Library.

  • Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    Second Curtain Call for Sweeney Todd at Rotherham Civic Theatre

    Published 26th April 2016

    Following the temporary closure of Rotherham Civic Theatre last month, Sweeney Todd is once again returning to the stage.

  • Rotherham law courts

    Rotherham landlord fined

    Published 26th April 2016

    A Rotherham landlord who failed to carry out repairs at his properties has been ordered to pay more than £2,000 by magistrates.

  • Clifton Park Museum

    May Day Bank Holiday Weekend Opening Times

    Published 25th April 2016

    The May Day Bank Holiday weekend is almost here. Visitors can explore Rotherham’s rich history or discover a perfect book at various museums and libraries around the borough.

  • Anna Jacobs

    Chance to meet award-winning author Anna Jacobs

    Published 22nd April 2016

    Award winning novelist Anna Jacobs will be visiting Riverside Library as part of a tour to celebrate her 75th birthday – and 75th book.