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News published June 2018

  • More affordable homes for the borough

    More affordable homes for the borough

    Published 29th June 2018

    Plans to build more affordable homes, some of which could be brought on site ready-made, are set to be looked at by Rotherham Council.

  • Family walking to school

    World Cup Walk to School

    Published 28th June 2018

    School pupils in Rotherham have been treated to a World Cup themed walk-to-school event to encourage more pupils and parents to ditch the car and travel to school on foot.

  • Quest to honour every fallen Rotherham soldier

    Quest to honour every fallen Rotherham soldier

    Published 27th June 2018

    A Rotherham fundraiser with a love of history has embarked on an ambitious project to uncover the history of every fallen soldier in the borough.

  • The Town Hall in Rotherham

    Grants to help build stronger communities

    Published 21st June 2018

    Groups and organisations across Rotherham are set to benefit from funding grants aimed at strengthening local communities.

  • Person using services in Riverside Library.

    Branch out and volunteer at Rotherham Libraries

    Published 21st June 2018

    From teaching knitting, family history, crafts, IT skills and reading, Rotherham residents can volunteer at Rotherham Libraries across the borough.

  • Cllr Read at the electric vehicle charging point on Drummond St

    More electric vehicle charging points on their way in Rotherham

    Published 21st June 2018

    With National Clean Air Day taking place today (Thursday 21 June), Rotherham Council has released details of a number of planned new charging points for electric vehicles.

  • Thousands of toothbrushes donated to combat decay

    Thousands of toothbrushes donated to combat decay

    Published 20th June 2018

    Kind hearted Rotherham folk have donated thousands of toothbrushes following a month long appeal.

  • Shared Lives

    Celebrating Shared Lives Carers in the borough

    Published 20th June 2018

    As part of the national Shared Lives Week (18-24 June), Rotherham Council held the event for carers who offer a range of support from long term accommodation to short breaks and day support.

  • New service available to get you healthy

    New service available to help you get healthy

    Published 19th June 2018

    Rotherham residents thinking about getting healthier can now access free support from a new service designed to help people achieve their healthy lifestyle goals.

  • Stay safe when swimming.

    Stay safe when swimming

    Published 18th June 2018

    Rotherham Council is urging parents to remind children of the dangers of swimming in open water during national Drowning Prevention Week (June 15 – 25).