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Published on Thursday, 8th December 2016 in Help for adults news
Rotherham Council has launched a formal consultation this week on what the borough's autism and learning disability offer could look like in the future.
Published on Wednesday, 7th December 2016 in Animal health and welfare news
The Council and the Dogs Trust have joined forces to offer another free micro chipping session this month.
Published on Tuesday, 6th December 2016 in Markets news
Rotherham’s newest outdoor market attraction is to be launched in time for Christmas at the town centre’s late night shopping event this week.
Published on Tuesday, 6th December 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham Libraries to loan out life-saving equipment and training at the heart of your communities.
Published on Monday, 5th December 2016 in Planning and regeneration news
A major study that aims to improve the road network up to the rapidly-growing Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District (AMID) is being driven forward.
Published on Friday, 2nd December 2016 in Work jobs training and advice news
Rotherham Council, Mears and Jobcentre Plus brought together local businesses and organisations to showcase employment and training opportunities at the annual Local Employment Advisory Forum (LEAF) event in Rotherham.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Consultations news
The Council is seeking views from people across the region about what type of homes they would like to see in Rotherham town centre.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council is pleased to announce the formal opening of four adapted, self-contained apartments in Shaftesbury House.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Children and family care news
Rotherham's last remaining children’s home has been rated as "outstanding" in a first for the town.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Motorists are being warned of severe delays in the Parkgate area following a burst water main.
Published on Wednesday, 30th November 2016 in Council and democracy news
People are being asked for their views on how Rotherham Council proposes to save £13 million from its budget over the next financial year.
Published on Wednesday, 30th November 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham will mark World Aids Day this week with a gathering in the town centre.
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Health and wellbeing news
Local residents with long term health conditions have joined in celebrations to mark the first anniversary of the trailblazing Active For Health research programme.
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Schools and education news
A once failing junior school is now one of Rotherham's best performing schools following a recent Government inspection.
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Leisure and culture news
The Christmas celebrations are about to start, which means panto time is here!
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Town Centre news
Rotherham residents are in for a treat with lots of family fun during the festive season at various Christmas themed events taking place around the borough.
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Schools and education news
A dedicated group of young people who rate the services of Rotherham Council were honoured at a prestigious award ceremony last week.
Published on Friday, 25th November 2016 in Benefits and support news
A free festive community information and advice event will take place at Dinnington Resource Centre, Laughton Road on Monday 5 December.
Published on Friday, 25th November 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Christmas cards and postcards from all over the world form the latest display at Rotherham Archives and Local Studies.
Published on Wednesday, 23rd November 2016 in Winter weather news
With the weather expected to become colder over the coming weeks, over 5,000 tonnes of rock salt is currently stockpiled in the purpose-built salt barn at the Council's Hellaby depot.
Published on Wednesday, 23rd November 2016 in Council and democracy news
Three young people have received formal recognition after being selected to carry out special duties of “Mayor’s Cadets.”
Published on Wednesday, 23rd November 2016 in Health and wellbeing news
Rotherham Town Centre has helped a local charity reach an important milestone as it hosts a life-saving device.
Published on Tuesday, 22nd November 2016 in Business and investment news
Rotherham’s historic sorting office is being brought back to life as one of Rotherham's finest eateries and wine establishments - with a special nod to its heritage.
Published on Monday, 21st November 2016 in Children and family care news
Rotherham is continuing to improve standards for children in care, although more still needs to be done, a new report shows.
Published on Friday, 18th November 2016 in Business and investment news
A global urban design company has been picked to develop a masterplan for Rotherham town centre.
Published on Friday, 18th November 2016 in Commissioners news
Further decision-making powers might be returned to Rotherham councillors under new recommendations to Government – a move which would bring the majority of services back under the Council’s control.
Published on Thursday, 17th November 2016 in Health and wellbeing news
Rotherham Council's Leader has been tested for HIV in an effort to raise awareness about the condition and encourage others to get checked out.
Published on Wednesday, 16th November 2016 in Eastwood news
Residents and agencies have joined forces over the last few months to make a positive impact in Eastwood as part of the initiative entitled “the Eastwood Deal.”
Published on Wednesday, 16th November 2016 in Swinton news
Residents and council staff from across the borough joined forces to give their neighbourhoods a clean-up last week as the Council’s Love Where You Live campaign gains momentum.
Published on Wednesday, 16th November 2016 in Town Centre news
Rotherham shoppers can once again benefit from FREE parking on Saturdays and Sundays in all council-run on-street bays and off-street car parks in the run up to Christmas.
Published on Tuesday, 15th November 2016 in Planning and regeneration news
Rotherham Council has moved one step closer to its plans to regenerate Forge Island by agreeing to buy out the remaining long leases on the units on one of the key routes into the site.
Published on Wednesday, 9th November 2016 in People and communities news
The festive season will officially begin in Rotherham town centre with an evening of entertainment, culminating in the annual switch-on of the Christmas Lights!
Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016 in People and communities news
Community projects urged to bid for funding.
Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016 in Town Centre news
Visitors to the new “Making the Man of Steel” exhibition at Clifton Park Museum can now take in some of Rotherham’s heritage thanks to a new trail.
Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016 in Moorgate news
There will be festive fun for young and old when Clifton Park Museum starts to get into the Christmas spirit!
Published on Friday, 4th November 2016 in Council and democracy news
Council leaders in Rotherham have welcomed the tough jail sentences handed out to a gang of eight men who carried out horrific multiple crimes of child sexual exploitation
Published on Friday, 4th November 2016 in Eastwood news
Say hello to South Yorkshire Police's new chestnut gelding Eastwood!
Published on Wednesday, 2nd November 2016 in Schools and education news
School children and Council leaders tucked into tasty dishes at a Rotherham primary this week to showcase the many meal choices now available.
Published on Tuesday, 1st November 2016 in Children and family care news
Two new build Council bungalows have opened their doors to two local families with disabled children.
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