Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Government Commissioners to be removed from Council

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Government-appointed Commissioners will leave Rotherham Council next week following an announcement today from the Secretary of State for Local Government.

18 September 2018


RTPI president visits Rotherham planners

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The President of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), John Acres, visited members of Rotherham Council’s successful planning team on Friday (14 September).

17 September 2018


Council rolls out more safety measures for schools

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As schools in Rotherham return after the summer break, 20mph warning signs are being introduced as part of the Council’s commitment to improve road safety.

12 September 2018


Wates Residential North and Rotherham Council build futures for local jobseekers

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Rotherham Council’s partnership with Wates Residential North to build 217 homes has resulted in employment opportunities for people in the borough.

6 September 2018


Chance to share your memories of Barry

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Rotherham folk will be able to leave a special message in memory of much-loved entertainer Barry Chuckle.

6 September 2018


Smoking stubbed out in Rotherham

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New figures released by Public Health England based on the Annual Population Survey have shown that more people in Rotherham are kicking their smoking habit .

5 September 2018


Free bus travel helps thousands of young people take part in community projects

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This summer thousands of young people from across the region have benefited from free bus travel when taking part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme in partnership with EFL Trust.

5 September 2018


Sport stars step up to stamp out hate crime

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Sports superstars joined forces with young people in Rotherham to help stamp out hate crime.

4 September 2018


Wickersley to see road improvements

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Motorists will see improvements take place to one of the major roads through the borough later this year.

29 August 2018


Developer selected for Forge Island regeneration

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A development partner for Rotherham’s Forge Island has been named.

24 August 2018


GCSE success in Rotherham

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THOUSANDS of pupils are today celebrating after scooping great results across the borough for GCSEs.

23 August 2018


Bin collections across Rotherham are changing

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Householders can now sign up to Rotherham’s new garden waste collection service and get a new brown bin for their garden waste.

21 August 2018


Pupils celebrate top A Levels results in Rotherham

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Hundreds of pupils across Rotherham have today scooped record A-Level results – as schools top last year’s performances.

16 August 2018


RNN Group given keys to the door of University Centre Rotherham

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The construction of the new University Centre in Rotherham has been officially finished enabling the delivery of degree courses and professional qualifications in the town.

13 August 2018


Appeal for help to finish Rotherham poppy cascade

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Knitters are being urged to come forward to help finish a cascading wall of poppies aimed at commemorating the centenary of the end of the first world war.

13 August 2018


Be an angel and support Rotherham’s community arts project

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Rotherham’s celestial Festival of Angels project is set to return to the town and residents are now being urged to get their creative juices flowing.

6 August 2018


Rogue landlords pay the penalty

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A rogue landlord who failed to carry out adequate gas and fire safety checks has been fined more than £2,000.

6 August 2018


Rotherham Interchange – three months on

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Work has been proceeding apace as Rotherham Interchange’s £12million refurbishment programme continues.

3 August 2018


Youth Cabinet increase water safety awareness

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Life-saving water throwlines are to be installed on the banks of the canal side near New York Stadium and in the town centre thanks to the work of Rotherham’s Youth Cabinet.

1 August 2018


New bar aims to help Rotherham’s nightlife a roaring success!

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Rotherham Council has welcomed the opening of a new bar in the town centre as plans to make the area an attractive place to visit ramp up.

30 July 2018

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