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Published on Tuesday, 24th May 2016 in Libraries news
Award winning novelist Anna Jacobs will be visiting Riverside Library as part of a tour to celebrate her 75th birthday – and 75th book.
Published on Tuesday, 24th May 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham Civic Theatre is pleased to announce the 2016 magical pantomime is the fairest of them all, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
Published on Monday, 23rd May 2016 in Libraries news
The Spring Bank Holiday weekend is almost here.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council Area Housing Officer, Melanie Applegate has been praised for averting a potential tragedy when visiting a tenant in Wath.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Council and democracy news
Leader of Rotherham Council, Cllr Chris Read, has announced his new-look Advisory Cabinet - with two new figures joining the senior political leadership of the authority.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Mayor - general information news
Rotherham's new Mayor for 2016/17 is Cllr Lynsday Pitchley.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Children can get ‘Mega Active’ and join in a variety of fun sporting and other outdoor activities during this Spring Bank Holiday.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Kimberworth Park news
Children from Redscope Primary School are jumping for joy after officially re-opening Barkers Park play area.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Harassment - advice and support news
A new way of reporting hate crime in Rotherham has been launched in a bid to encourage victims to come forward.
Published on Thursday, 19th May 2016 in Health and social care news
The Mayor of Rotherham, Cllr Maggi Clark, showed her support for Dementia Awareness Week by visiting Davies Court care home in Dinnington.
Published on Thursday, 19th May 2016 in Sports - development news
Don’t let the kids bug you this half term – there’s plenty going on to keep them entertained in Rotherham!
Published on Thursday, 19th May 2016 in Health and social care news
Rotherham Council’s Advisory Cabinet is set to consider the closure of the Copeland Lodge building in Thurcroft, on the basis that it is not fit for purpose and is no longer needed.
Published on Thursday, 19th May 2016 in Mayor - general information news
Rotherham’s Mayor for 2015/16, Cllr Maggi Clark, reaches the end of her year in office this week.
Published on Wednesday, 18th May 2016 in Families news
CBeebies’ favourite double act is coming to town!
Published on Wednesday, 18th May 2016 in Recycling - information and advice news
A Rotherham man has been ordered to pay more than £1,500 by magistrates after he was caught fly tipping in a country lane.
Published on Tuesday, 17th May 2016 in Health and wellbeing news
Over 70 people from a range of organisations have pledged their support for getting Rotherham more active.
Published on Monday, 16th May 2016 in Town Centre news
South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive are advising passengers that they may experience some disruption at the Rotherham Interchange following an incident on Sunday evening.
Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016 in Families news
Families are being invited to have a roaring good time at Clifton Park Museum this month, as Nelson the Lion celebrates his 70th birthday!
Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016 in Jobs news
Organisations have been working together to support steel workers affected by Tata’s restructuring in Yorkshire.
Published on Wednesday, 11th May 2016 in Leisure and culture news
“Memories of Westgate” is the subject of Boston Castle’s next Heritage Talk on Thursday 26 May.
Published on Tuesday, 10th May 2016 in Commissioners news
The deputy leader of Lincolnshire County Council is to become the new Commissioner for children's social care at Rotherham Council.
Published on Tuesday, 10th May 2016 in Council and democracy news
Rotherham Council has introduced a charging system for pre-planning advice which helps applicants decide whether planning permission is required and if it is likely permission would be granted.
Published on Friday, 6th May 2016 in Councillors, democracy and elections news
Labour retain overall control of Rotherham Council with 24 new councillors elected.
Published on Friday, 6th May 2016 in Museum events and exhibitions news
Find out more about the fascinating history of Rotherham’s “forgotten” potteries, with two new exhibitions.
Published on Friday, 6th May 2016 in Council and democracy news
Do you use your local library? If not, why not?
Published on Thursday, 5th May 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Are you in your ninetieth year or do you know someone who is? If so, Rotherham Council’s Events Team would like to hear from you!
Published on Thursday, 5th May 2016 in People and communities news
Residents and members of the local business community pulled together with Rotherham Council staff to help "Clean for the Queen" in the town centre.
Published on Thursday, 5th May 2016 in Animal welfare news
A Rotherham family have been reunited with their family pet – thanks to its micro-chip.
Published on Wednesday, 4th May 2016 in Commissioners news
Rotherham Council has appointed its new Strategic Director of Adult Care and Housing, the final appointment to the authority's new permanent senior management team.
Published on Friday, 29th April 2016 in Exhibitions news
Two thousand visitors, 45 schools, 70 exhibitors - and a supersonic car - have helped the sixth Get Up To Speed festival to break records this year.
Published on Thursday, 28th April 2016 in Household waste - rubbish collections news
Rotherham householders are being reminded to ensure that their bins are always at the roadside at 7.00 am.
Published on Wednesday, 27th April 2016 in People and communities news
With Tour de Yorkshire fever gripping the region, there’s never been a better time to celebrate cycling in the borough.
Published on Tuesday, 26th April 2016 in Schools and education news
A Rotherham primary school has been given a gold award for changes it’s made to how it works with children with additional needs.
Published on Tuesday, 26th April 2016 in Private housing news
A Rotherham landlord who failed to carry out repairs at his properties has been ordered to pay more than £2,000 by magistrates.
Published on Tuesday, 19th April 2016 in Museums and galleries news
Talented student photographers have been capturing the best of one of Rotherham’s favourite landmarks – and you can see the results in a new exhibition.
Published on Monday, 18th April 2016 in Children and family care news
Residents are being urged to have the confidence to report child abuse to help protect children in the borough.
Published on Saturday, 16th April 2016 in Schools and education news
Thousands of primary pupils in Rotherham will be going to their preferred school this September – as admissions results reveal over a 97 percent success rate.
Published on Wednesday, 13th April 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council is launching its annual Garden Competition for tenants and leaseholders during National Gardening Week 2016 which runs to 17 April.
Published on Wednesday, 13th April 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
This summer sees the Queen’s 90th birthday, and many people will already be starting to think about celebrating by organising a neighbourhood street party.
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