News for category: "People and communities"
Published on Wednesday, 22nd February 2017 in Health and social care news
Rotherham Council, in partnership with Rotherham Rise, has been successful in its bid to increase funding to help victims of domestic abuse rebuild their lives.
Published on Thursday, 16th February 2017 in Dogs - registration news
Hundreds of dogs across the borough have been microchipped thanks to a series of dog micro-chipping events held last year.
Published on Monday, 13th February 2017 in People and communities news
Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the first Maltby Triathlon which has been announced to take place in May 2017.
Published on Monday, 13th February 2017 in People and communities news
Partnership with Places for People Leisure raises thousands for the British Heart Foundation.
Published on Monday, 6th February 2017 in Bins, rubbish and recycling news
Love is in the air – and on the ground - ahead of Valentine’s Day with a new campaign to encourage residents to get involved in making Rotherham a cleaner, happier place to live.
Published on Tuesday, 24th January 2017 in People and communities news
Would you like to take a look behind the scenes at the award-winning facility which is revolutionising the way we deal with leftover household waste in Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham?
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 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 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 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 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 Libraries news
Rotherham Libraries to loan out life-saving equipment and training at the heart of your communities.
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 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 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, 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 Wednesday, 26th October 2016 in People and communities news
Two brave members of the council's Streetpride team have received formal recognition after finding themselves delivering street justice during a Sunday morning shift.
Published on Wednesday, 19th October 2016 in People and communities news
A group of residents from Woodlaithes Village in Rotherham took to the streets to help keep their local area looking spick and span at the weekend.
Published on Wednesday, 12th October 2016 in People and communities news
Young people are leading the way to stamping out hate crime across Rotherham with training workshops to raise awareness.
Published on Monday, 10th October 2016 in Community safety news
Rotherham Council is saying ‘NO!’ to hate crime after hearing some of the ‘shocking’ incidents experienced by residents in Rotherham.
Published on Thursday, 29th September 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham Council's Housing and Neighbourhood Services are celebrating this week after being successfully awarded the Tpas accreditation for excellence in tenant engagement.
Published on Wednesday, 28th September 2016 in People and communities news
A Council backed sports project has been named the best in Yorkshire for its inspiring work with young people.
Published on Tuesday, 27th September 2016 in Council and democracy news
Some of Rotherham’s most senior leaders and managers are set to host meetings across the town to talk about the borough's future.
Published on Thursday, 15th September 2016 in People and communities news
Go-getting grandad raises funds for Rotherham School.
Published on Thursday, 1st September 2016 in People and communities news
Libraries in Rotherham will be more efficient and effective under plans proposed by the Council, which are focussed on making them more in tune with what the public wants.
Published on Thursday, 25th August 2016 in People and communities news
Inspections carried out by a team of young volunteers have started to show benefits and improvements at Rotherham Council.
Published on Friday, 19th August 2016 in People and communities news
Big hearted Dinnington residents took part in a community clear up, collecting 12 bags of rubbish and a large television over one-and-a-half hours in the Doe Quarry Lane area recently.
Published on Wednesday, 27th July 2016 in Community safety news
Anti-hate crime messages are at the forefront of an art exhibition being hosted by the “Love is Louder” campaign in Rotherham.
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 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 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 Monday, 20th June 2016 in People and communities news
Charities and voluntary organisations in Rotherham are to be given a slice of £322,496 to help victims of child sexual exploitation.
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.