Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Study set to boost AMID connectivity

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A major study that aims to improve the road network up to the rapidly-growing Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District (AMID) is being driven forward.

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Publication date: 5 December 2016


Rotherham careers event brings employment opportunities

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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.

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Publication date: 2 December 2016


Tell us your views on town centre housing

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The Council is seeking views from people across the region about what type of homes they would like to see in Rotherham town centre.

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Publication date: 1 December 2016


New accommodation to help people stay independent for longer

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Rotherham Council is pleased to announce the formal opening of four adapted, self-contained apartments in Shaftesbury House.

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Publication date: 1 December 2016


Council children's home gets Outstanding rating

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Rotherham's last remaining children’s home has been rated as "outstanding" in a first for the town.

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Publication date: 1 December 2016


Motorists warned of delays at Parkgate

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Motorists are being warned of severe delays in the Parkgate area following a burst water main.

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Publication date: 1 December 2016


Views sought on Rotherham Council’s 2017/18 budget proposals

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People are being asked for their views on how Rotherham Council proposes to save £13 million from its budget over the next financial year.

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Publication date: 30 November 2016


Rotherham marks World Aids Day

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Rotherham will mark World Aids Day this week with a gathering in the town centre.

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Publication date: 30 November 2016


Celebrating a year of success for the Active for Health programme

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Local residents with long term health conditions have joined in celebrations to mark the first anniversary of the trailblazing Active For Health research programme.

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Publication date: 29 November 2016


Junior school overturns failing judgement

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A once failing junior school is now one of Rotherham's best performing schools following a recent Government inspection.

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Publication date: 29 November 2016


Rotherham’s spectacular pantomime is here

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The Christmas celebrations are about to start, which means panto time is here!

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Publication date: 29 November 2016


Christmas family fun in Rotherham

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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.

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Publication date: 29 November 2016


Young Inspectors scoop national award

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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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Publication date: 29 November 2016


Dinnington Together at the Resource Centre

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A free festive community information and advice event will take place at Dinnington Resource Centre, Laughton Road on Monday 5 December.

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Publication date: 25 November 2016


Christmas around the World at Rotherham Archives

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Christmas cards and postcards from all over the world form the latest display at Rotherham Archives and Local Studies.

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Publication date: 25 November 2016


Rotherham’s geared up for winter

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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.

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Publication date: 23 November 2016


Mayor’s Cadets are recognised

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Three young people have received formal recognition after being selected to carry out special duties of “Mayor’s Cadets.”

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Publication date: 23 November 2016


All Saints Square gains lifesaving milestone

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Rotherham Town Centre has helped a local charity reach an important milestone as it hosts a life-saving device.

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Publication date: 23 November 2016


New bar helps to deliver Rotherham’s future and its past

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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.

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Publication date: 22 November 2016


Inspectors' report on Looked After Children's services in Rotherham

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Rotherham is continuing to improve standards for children in care, although more still needs to be done, a new report shows.

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Publication date: 21 November 2016

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