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News published July 2014

  • Rotherham Heart Town Circle of Hope

    Rotherham Heart Town scores another success

    Published 29th July 2014

    Rotherham’s fruitful Heart Town partnership has produced another success with the printing and publishing of life-saving cards.

  • Students from Wingfield Academy at one of the Parkgate stores

    Rotherham students at the ready!

    Published 23rd July 2014

    A successful partnership between Parkgate Shopping, Rotherham Ready and Wingfield Academy is once again helping local young people to take their first steps onto the career ladder.

  • Ofsted logo

    Rotherham Adult Community Learning gets the thumbs up

    Published 18th July 2014

    Ofsted have officially given Rotherham Council’s Adult Community Learning team the thumbs up with a much-welcomed 'good' rating.

  • Penny Hill wind farm

    Rotherham schools get creative with renewable energy

    Published 15th July 2014

    Pupils from across schools in Rotherham have been getting creative to help design a piece of artwork to be displayed on each of the six turbines at Penny Hill wind farm.

  • housing in Rotherham

    Inspector praises local housing plan

    Published 14th July 2014

    Rotherham's housing plan for the future has been given the green light by government inspectors - including the go-ahead to set a local housing target.

  • Starting school

    Sitwell Infants School officially outstanding

    Published 9th July 2014

    Sitwell Infants School have lot to celebrate going in to the summer break after receiving an “outstanding” rating from Ofsted.

  • Rothrham Charter logo

    Schools Go for Gold

    Published 8th July 2014

    Children, parents and staff from schools across the borough recently took part in a Rotherham Charter Gold celebration event at the New York Stadium.

  • Visiting the doctor

    Report Highlights Pressures on Rotherham GP Services

    Published 8th July 2014

    Growing pressures on the borough’s GP services has been identified in a special report by Rotherham's Health Select Commission.

  • Charity Cheque presentation

    Charity cheque presentation

    Published 4th July 2014

    Building control officers from across South Yorkshire and the Humber swapped their inspection routines last month to raise money for one very special building!

  • Library @ Riverside

    Eee - we did it!

    Published 3rd July 2014

    Rotherham Libraries took part in the Overdrive Challenge in June and set its sights on increasing e-book issues by 50 per cent to win £1500 to spend on e-books.