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Published on Wednesday, 18th January 2017 in Mayor - general information news
Rotherham residents and businesses are being invited to join together to commemorate International Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) on Friday 27 January.
Published on Wednesday, 18th January 2017 in Adoption news
A recruitment drive to get more social workers into Rotherham has been heralded a success – despite the odds being stacked against it.
Published on Wednesday, 18th January 2017 in Museums news
Rotherham residents can take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the coal mining industry at Clifton Park Museum in the forthcoming months.
Published on Friday, 13th January 2017 in Schools and education news
Marathon man Ray Matthews has handed over nearly £30,000 to a Rotherham special school after a six month long fundraising campaign.
Published on Friday, 13th January 2017 in Eastwood news
Over 150 thousand pounds has been invested in Rotherham Leisure Complex in a bid to get communities active in 2017.
Published on Thursday, 12th January 2017 in Homes and property news
The Council has been successful in securing two different funding streams from the Government that will help hundreds more residents to get on the housing ladder.
Published on Monday, 9th January 2017 in Health and wellbeing news
This New Year, Rotherham Council is supporting the new hard-hitting stop smoking campaign launched by Public Health England.
Published on Tuesday, 3rd January 2017 in Wales news
Over 150 new places are expected to be added to a popular Rotherham secondary school as part of wider £7 million growth plans across the borough.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Schools and education news
Rotherham primary school results are among the best in the region - a league table has revealed.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Health advice news
Parents in Rotherham are being reminded to remember the importance of safe sleeping for babies this Christmas time.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Business and investment news
Two former TATA steelworkers from Kimberworth are turning the tables on redundancy after setting up their own business in Rotherham’s indoor market.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
Have fun and stay safe - book a Rotherham taxi. That’s the message Rotherham Council is giving to party-goers over Christmas and New Year.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news
During the Christmas festivities, householders are being encouraged to recycle.
Published on Tuesday, 20th December 2016 in People and communities news
The deadline for local community groups to apply for funding to help with environmental projects has been extended to 16 January.
Published on Tuesday, 20th December 2016 in Public transport news
Research highlights that bus boarding times would be 75 per cent faster if customers paid for tickets via their mobile phone.
Published on Thursday, 15th December 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham recently hosted the launch of the ‘Housing Compact’, a landmark agreement, between local authorities and housing providers in the Sheffield City Region to drive the economy through new house
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Community safety news
Young people in Rotherham are set to benefit from two new projects funded by the Safer Rotherham Partnership.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Libraries news
The Christmas holidays are the perfect time for residents to loan a book from Rotherham Libraries.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in People and communities news
Safer Rotherham Partnership launches bus ticket awareness campaign over hate crime.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
A group of taxi drivers have lost an appeal against new rules that require them to install a taxi camera in their vehicles.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
Rotherham Council has welcomed the Communities Secretary Sajid Javid’s decision to hand back licensing powers to the authority, with immediate effect.
Published on Tuesday, 13th December 2016 in Schools and education news
Additional classrooms are to be added to a popular Rotherham school as part of plans to help reduce the number of pupils on the waiting list in the future.
Published on Friday, 9th December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Rotherham Council has welcomed a new Trans-Pennine Tunnel study report.
Published on Friday, 9th December 2016 in Kimberworth news
Joint working between Police and Rotherham Council has resulted in a number of off-road motor-cycles and quad bikes being seized.
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 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 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.
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