What's New Check here to see the most recent information published on site. Latest news Tenants celebrate as they move into new homes at Swinton - 27th March 2017 A development of 12 new affordable homes for council tenants has been completed in Swinton. New furnishing scheme launches that helps rebuild tenants’ lives - 24th March 2017 A new furniture scheme has launched in Rotherham to help tenants make their houses into homes when they move on from homelessness. Flags lowered to half-mast in tribute to victims of Houses of Parliament attack - 23rd March 2017 Rotherham Council has lowered its flags to half-mast today in tribute to the victims of yesterday’s terrorist attack at the Houses of Parliament. It's Destination Poland for the Looked After Children's Council - 22nd March 2017 Rotherham's looked after children will be flying to Poland for the trip of a lifetime after meeting their target of £9,000 to achieve their dream. Are you intending to surprise your mum on 26 March 2017 - 22nd March 2017 If you’re planning to show your appreciation to your mother on Mothering Sunday, Rotherham Council would like to remind you to ‘look before you book.’ Pioneering history of Rotherham in stage spectacular - 22nd March 2017 What did the Romans ever do for us? Well they helped put Rotherham on the map, among other things, with early Roman and Iron Age settlements having been discovered in the district. Secretary of State confirms return of further powers to Rotherham - 21st March 2017 Rotherham Council has welcomed today’s (21 March 2017) confirmation, by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid, of further return of powers by the Government. Mayor's open invitation to tour Town Hall - 21st March 2017 The Mayor of Rotherham will be hosting an open day at Town Hall for members of the public to showcase the history and heritage of Rotherham’s democratic hub. A57 essential road maintenance set to begin - 20th March 2017 Motorists are being warned to expect some night time disruption as repair work takes place on one of Rotherham’s busiest routes. Spring into better mental health - 17th March 2017 The Council is urging people to spring into better mental health this March by getting help and support if they feel low in mood, depressed or are having suicidal thoughts. Downloads Council Tax Reduction Scheme - 22nd March 2017 Rotherham's Children and Young People's Plan - 2016 to 2019 - 22nd March 2017 Commissioners 24 Month Progress Review - Appendices - 21st March 2017 Commissioners 24 Month Progress Review - 21st March 2017 Letter to Secretaries of State - 24 month progress - 21st March 2017 Commissioners' Team Meeting February 2017 - 21st March 2017 February 2017 data to publish - 17th March 2017 Screening Report Harthill Rotherham - 10th March 2017 INEOS Screening Report Covering Letter - 10th March 2017 Purchase Card Spend February 2017 - 10th March 2017 Documents Other ways to pay - 16th March 2017 Shale gas and hydraulic fracturing (fracking) - 10th March 2017 Tell us how you would want to use your free 30 hour childcare entitlement - 20th January 2017 Borough council election results 2 February 2017 - 19th January 2017 Have your say on planning enforcement - 13th January 2017 Have your say on Heatons Bank telephone box - 10th January 2017 Have your say on the proposals to change the way we deliver our Learning Disability and Autism offer - 13th December 2016 Borough Councillor By-elections - 8th December 2016 Have your say on the proposals to close 48 telephone boxes - 24th November 2016 Have your say on Heatons Bank telephone box - 15th November 2016 Events Community Litter Pick - 24th March 2017 Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends? Community Litter Pick - 21st March 2017 Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends? Community Litter Pick - 21st March 2017 Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends? Community Litter Pick - 21st March 2017 Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends? Easter Toddler Crafts at Clifton Park Museum - 21st March 2017 Crafting Fun for Toddlers Easter Toddler Crafts at Clifton Park Museum - 21st March 2017 Crafting Fun for Toddlers Community Litterpick - 15th March 2017 Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends? Easter Crafting Fun at Boston Castle - 15th March 2017 Come to Boston Castle this half term for some Easter fun! Easter Craft Afternoon at Boston Castle - 15th March 2017 Come to Boston Castle this half term for some Easter fun! Weigh and Play Baby Clinic @ Greasbrough Library - 14th March 2017 Come along to Weigh and Play, a baby clinic run by the Health Visitor Team and Familiy Outreach Workers, for parents/carers with children up to 1 year old.