News archive

News published August 2015

  • Do it online

    New-look website

    Published 28th August 2015

    Visitors to the Council's website will see a new refreshed look – and an easier way to access news and information in one place – following a revamp of the site.

  • Bin lorry

    Bank Holiday Waste Collections

    Published 28th August 2015

    Bin and recycling collections will operate as normal on Monday 31 August 2015, in line with the previous Bank Holidays.

  • Girl reading in class

    Rotherham GCSE results

    Published 20th August 2015

    Rotherham students are celebrating their GCSE results today (Thursday 20 August).

  • Sky ride at Ulley

    Meet your Ride Leader!

    Published 19th August 2015

    Sky Ride Local rides are guided bike rides offering opportunities to anyone who would like to cycle with a group along scenic planned routes.

  • Flower show

    Horticultural and automotive fun at the Rotherham Show

    Published 19th August 2015

    The Rotherham Show returns in September with a colourful array of arts and crafts, automotive dreams, beauty, passion, excitement and creativity.

  • Cigarette in ash tray

    Smoking in cars containing children to become illegal

    Published 19th August 2015

    South Yorkshire Tobacco Control Collaborative is urging motorists in the region to keep their vehicles smokefree, ahead of the introduction of the new Smokefree Cars law.

  • Maureen Nolan, star of Cinderella

    Rotherham's Panto launches!

    Published 19th August 2015

    Rotherham’s pantomime for the 2015 festive season is set to officially launch at a local beauty spot.

  • Girl reading in class

    Rotherham A-Level results

    Published 13th August 2015

    Students across Rotherham have received their A-Level examination results today.

  • Giant rhubarb at Clifton park

    Cool-off with even more water at Clifton Park!

    Published 12th August 2015

    Looking for somewhere to cool-off during the school holidays - then why not try Rotherham's award-winning Clifton Park?

  • A girl reading

    Rotherham’s Imagination Library to finish February 2016

    Published 12th August 2015

    Following on from an announcement earlier this year, Rotherham Council has agreed to end its Imagination Library book-gifting service which costs up to £400k a year to run.