Hope Fields: Rotherham’s COVID-19 memorial to open in March
A living memorial, to honour both the victims of COVID-19 and those who fought the virus, is to open at Thrybergh Country Park in March.
Work progressing on demolition of former Primark building
Works to prepare the former Primark building on Rotherham High Street for demolition are now underway.
£1.4 million improvements to Library buildings and I.T. provision progressing well
The latest phase in a £1.4 million improvement package for libraries across Rotherham is continuing to move forward.
Celebrate Chinese New Year, get creative and keep fit this February as part of Rotherham Together
This month sees the start of Chinese New Year and people across Rotherham are being encouraged to get involved with virtual celebrations as part of the Rotherham Together programme.
Council set to commit £5.8m to accelerate flood defence schemes
Rotherham Council is attempting to accelerate plans for major flood alleviation projects to protect hundreds of homes, businesses and infrastructure in the borough’s worst flood-hit areas.
Rotherham Test Site to be relocated
The coronavirus test site at Forge Island will be moving to a new home over the next couple of weeks.
Council urges more companies affected by COVID to apply for funding
New ‘Open Business’ grants have extended support to those losing trade due to reduced footfall or visitor confidence, and other business types are also getting more help as restrictions continue.
Rotherham residents urged to get Cancer symptoms checked
People across Rotherham are being urged to get any cancer symptoms checked and keep any routine appointments throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Work starts on A630 'Parkway' improvement
Work is starting on the multi-million pound upgrade of the A630 which links Rotherham and Sheffield.
More money for cleaner streets and to support residents through pandemic as Council proposes budget
Rotherham Council has published its budget proposals for the coming year, pledging more money to support Streetpride and to deal with some of the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic.