Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

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


Come along to Rotherham Civic Theatre for a ‘Purrfect’ family panto this Christmas

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Rotherham Civic Theatre are delighted to announce that this year they will be working alongside Imagine Theatre.

27 July 2018


Rotherham Council advises to stay safe in the sun

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Whilst residents might be enjoying the current warmer weather, they are also being asked to be prepared in case of higher temperatures over the coming days.

25 July 2018


Seeds sown for future of allotments

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Rotherham’s allotments are set to begin a new chapter following agreement that allotment gardeners will have more of say in how Council allotments are funded and run.

24 July 2018


Thurcroft road improvements

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Motorists in Thurcroft will benefit from further improvements to one of the major roads through the village this summer.

24 July 2018


Secretary of State plans return of final powers to Council

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Rotherham Council leaders have welcomed the proposed return of the last remaining powers to come back under democratic control.

23 July 2018


International company announces new factory in Rotherham

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United Caps, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, has announced it will be constructing a new manufacturing plant in Dinnington, Rotherham.

23 July 2018


Next time you go to the car wash – use the SafeCarWash app

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Residents are being urged to spot the signs of modern slavery and report it through the use of a smart phone app that can be used while at a carwash.

20 July 2018


Major road improvements in Rotherham Town Centre

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Major repair and resurfacing works to one of Rotherham town centre’s major routes will take place from this weekend.

19 July 2018


Clifton Park is flying the flag as one of the UK’s very best green spaces

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Clifton Park has this week been recognised, for the eighth year running, by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world.

18 July 2018


Creating a dementia friendly generation

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Older people with dementia in Rotherham have begun to share their life stories and memories with school children in an innovative new project.

16 July 2018


Domestic abuse victim encourages people to report abuse

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A former victim of domestic abuse has spoken openly about the harrowing abuse she suffered in order to encourage others to report it.

12 July 2018


School pupils create Smokefree park signs

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Smokefree park signs created by local school children will soon be seen in outdoor play areas across Rotherham.

11 July 2018

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How Rotherham is tackling Child Sexual Exploitation

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