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Published on Tuesday, 26th July 2016 in Street parking - enforcement and fines news
Drivers in Rotherham are usually polite and considerate. However, sadly, a small minority of drivers react aggressively in the event that a parking ticket is issued.
Published on Friday, 22nd July 2016 in Consultations news
For the first time, all four South Yorkshire Councils are joining forces to plan how to manage waste across the county.
Published on Friday, 22nd July 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham Council has today launched the first phase of a suicide prevention campaign in an attempt to encourage men to speak out about suicide.
Published on Thursday, 21st July 2016 in Town Centre news
Visitors to Rotherham Markets will be greeted by an eye catching new entrance area when they call in to do their shopping.
Published on Thursday, 21st July 2016 in Disabled people - parking permits - blue badge news
Another prosecution by Rotherham Council for blue badge misuse in Rotherham Town Centre has proved successful.
Published on Thursday, 21st July 2016 in Dinnington news
Dinnington is set to become the first area in Rotherham to start developing its own Neighbourhood Plan.
Published on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 in Families news
Libraries across Rotherham launched the ‘Big Friendly Read’ Summer Reading Challenge on Saturday 16 July and there’s still time for children to join in.
Published on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Alternative recommendations for HS2’s route and station proposals in South Yorkshire have been published by the Government.
Published on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 in Clifton news
Families are invited to find out more about the First World War at a free event at Clifton Park and Museum.
Published on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 in Council and democracy news
Rotherham residents get the chance to have their say this week on how new powers to be given to the Sheffield City Region (SCR) should be used.
Published on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 in Business and investment news
Rotherham’s High Street has welcomed two new retailers – Maia Interiors and the Sweet Escape Dessert & Ice Cream Parlour.
Published on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham residents can journey back in time to the 1950s and 1960s Rock ‘n’ Roll era in Let’s Do It Again with The Revolvers at Rotherham Civic Theatre on Friday 29 July.
Published on Monday, 18th July 2016 in Health and wellbeing news
Rotherham Council is consulting on the future of public health services and wants to hear your views on what is important to you over the next five years.
Published on Monday, 18th July 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Find out more about the wonders of outer space this September as Rotherham’s Boston Castle holds an astronomical open day.
Published on Friday, 15th July 2016 in Thurcroft news
Thurcroft residents are being reminded that a major road through the village will be temporarily closed from next week.
Published on Friday, 15th July 2016 in Advice and benefits news
Rotherham Council is continuing to provide temporary accommodation and facilities to enable Laser Credit Union to offer limited services to its customers from Riverside House.
Published on Friday, 15th July 2016 in Children and family care news
Foster carers are set to benefit from a raft of changes in a bid to help the borough increase the number of carers in town.
Published on Wednesday, 13th July 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council has announced plans to buy 24 long-term derelict properties to refurbish and let as Council homes.
Published on Wednesday, 13th July 2016 in Equality and diversity news
Crafty people across the borough have their hands full this week as they continue preparations for the launch of the Love Is Louder artbomb project next Monday July 18.
Published on Wednesday, 13th July 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Rotherham Town Centre and Clifton Park will be buzzing this summer with eight days of great free activities during July and August as 'A Slice of Summer Fun' returns for its second year.
Published on Tuesday, 12th July 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news
A partnership which is revolutionising the treatment of household waste has scooped a prestigious national award in the same week the waste treatment facility at Manvers celebrated its first birthday.
Published on Thursday, 7th July 2016 in Planning and regeneration news
Rotherham Council is proposing to develop a Masterplan which will provide further details on how the Town Centre will be developed in the next five to ten years.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
In the week which sees cameras installed in most Rotherham taxis Rotherham Council talks about the changes being made and how to report concerns if you think the regulations are not being met.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 in Help for adults news
People who need intermediate health and social care in Rotherham will have access to more beds under plans being considered by Rotherham Council next week.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 in Job vacancies news
Lower caseloads, better management, more supervision and learning and development opportunities are all on the cards for social workers who want to come and work in Rotherham.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 in Clifton news
First World War hero Captain Vivian Sumner Simpson is the focus of a talk, exhibition and family event taking place in Rotherham this summer.
Published on Friday, 1st July 2016 in Children and family care news
Rotherham is transforming the way it deals with child sexual exploitation (CSE) and now it is delivering a ground-breaking service to tackle it.
Published on Friday, 1st July 2016 in Business and investment news
A major consultation drive is being launched across the Sheffield City Region this week to ask all residents and businesses how the new powers the area will get under devolution should be used.
Published on Thursday, 30th June 2016 in Secondary school admissions news
Hundreds of places are expected to be added to secondary schools across Rotherham in the next few years as part of £7 million growth plans.
Published on Wednesday, 29th June 2016 in Residential care for children news
Habershon House's future to be discussed.
Published on Wednesday, 29th June 2016 in Social care and support news
Rotherham Council's children's social care services are improving.
Published on Wednesday, 29th June 2016 in Planning and regeneration news
A brand new primary school is to be built in Rotherham.
Published on Thursday, 23rd June 2016 in Roads - road-works news
Thurcroft residents are being advised of traffic disruption when a major road through the village is reconstructed from the end of June.
Published on Wednesday, 22nd June 2016 in Cycling - information and advice news
Local businesses and residents are being encouraged to re-discover the joy and convenience of cycling following the arrival of a fleet of electric bikes in Rotherham.
Published on Tuesday, 21st June 2016 in Clifton park and museum news
Rotherham Council’s Heritage Services will hold a series of events and exhibitions throughout June and July to mark the centenary of the battle of the Somme.
Published on Friday, 17th June 2016 in Council and democracy news
Rotherham Council has lowered its flags to half-mast in tribute to West Yorkshire MP Jo Cox, who died after being attacked on Thursday (16 June).
Published on Thursday, 16th June 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham Council is encouraging council tenants to attend their annual conference for all the latest news and views on local housing services.
Published on Thursday, 16th June 2016 in Help for adults news
Residents celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday in true street party style at The Potteries Court extra care housing scheme.
Published on Thursday, 16th June 2016 in Safety news
Volunteers have been presented with training certificates at the launch of a new scheme in Rotherham aimed at resolving anti-social behaviour and low level crime in communities.
Published on Wednesday, 15th June 2016 in People and communities news
Two Kimberworth schoolchildren have put their creative skills to good use to promote Rotherham's celebration of this year's Armed Forces Day.
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