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News published May 2015

  • Mountain biking

    New mobile cycle hub for Rotherham

    Published 28th May 2015

    A leading Rotherham councillor will be taking to two wheels next week when she visits a new 'one-stop' mobile cycle hub.

  • Howard Hughes and Julia Millea

    Rotherham metal fabrication business set for expansion

    Published 26th May 2015

    Custom Metal Products, based at Masborough in Rotherham, is celebrating its fifth year in business by embarking on exciting plans to break into European markets.

  • The Town Hall in Rotherham

    New Mayor for Rotherham

    Published 20th May 2015

    Councillor Maggi Clark becomes the new Mayor of Rotherham at a civic ceremony to be held in the Town Hall on Friday May 22.

  • Rotherham Investment and  Development Office logo

    Hi-tech Yorkshire wins South Korea-UK 'first'

    Published 19th May 2015

    For the first time, a business delegation led by a representative of the South Korean government is to visit a British region outside London.

  • housing in Rotherham

    Selective licensing scheme launched in Rotherham

    Published 15th May 2015

    A new licensing scheme, geared to driving up the standards of privately rented accommodation in Rotherham, is going ahead after a judge dismissed a legal challenge.

  • a parked car

    Parking boost for Town Centre

    Published 14th May 2015

    The Council is installing a "Pay on Exit" barrier system in its multi-storey car park located on Wellgate.

  • Public transport

    Further Bus Improvements Planned in Rotherham

    Published 6th May 2015

    South Yorkshire transport bosses, local authorities, bus operators and highway agencies are working together under a new agreement to improve bus punctuality and reliability in Rotherham.

  • Shop keeper Lynda Crampton

    Mesmerize celebrates 20 years in Rotherham

    Published 6th May 2015

    It’s a 'Mesmerizing' time for one Rotherham shop celebrating a special milestone birthday.

  • taxi

    Tighter taxi regulations in Rotherham

    Published 1st May 2015

    Residents in Rotherham are once again being asked for their views on tighter regulations being recommended for the borough's taxi trade.