News archive

News published August 2015

  • Do it online

    New-look website

    Published 28th August 2015

    Visitors to the Council's website will see a new refreshed look – and an easier way to access news and information in one place – following a revamp of the site.

  • Girl reading in class

    Rotherham GCSE results

    Published 20th August 2015

    Rotherham students are celebrating their GCSE results today (Thursday 20 August).

  • Sky ride at Ulley

    Meet your Ride Leader!

    Published 19th August 2015

    Sky Ride Local rides are guided bike rides offering opportunities to anyone who would like to cycle with a group along scenic planned routes.

  • Cigarette in ash tray

    Smoking in cars containing children to become illegal

    Published 19th August 2015

    South Yorkshire Tobacco Control Collaborative is urging motorists in the region to keep their vehicles smokefree, ahead of the introduction of the new Smokefree Cars law.

  • Girl reading in class

    Rotherham A-Level results

    Published 13th August 2015

    Students across Rotherham have received their A-Level examination results today.

  • Giant rhubarb at Clifton park

    Cool-off with even more water at Clifton Park!

    Published 12th August 2015

    Looking for somewhere to cool-off during the school holidays - then why not try Rotherham's award-winning Clifton Park?

  • A girl reading

    Rotherham’s Imagination Library to finish February 2016

    Published 12th August 2015

    Following on from an announcement earlier this year, Rotherham Council has agreed to end its Imagination Library book-gifting service which costs up to £400k a year to run.

  • Korean business people visit Rotherham

    New Korean investment in Rotherham

    Published 10th August 2015

    Five South Korean companies are launching into the UK as an immediate result of a business delegation to Yorkshire.

  • Adult community learning

    Top of the league for adult learners

    Published 7th August 2015

    Over a hundred adult learners and their families attended an annual awards and celebration event at Rotherham Civic Theatre, with special guest presenter Howard Webb, MBE.

  • Castus

    New generation help Rotherham company thrive

    Published 3rd August 2015

    Three company directors who attended high schools across Rotherham are now passing on their skills and experience to the next generation of school leavers.