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RNN Group given keys to the door of University Centre Rotherham

Published on Monday, 13th August 2018 in Education and learning news

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.

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Rotherham Interchange – three months on

Published on Friday, 3rd August 2018 in Council news news

Work has been proceeding apace as Rotherham Interchange’s £12million refurbishment programme continues.

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New bar aims to help Rotherham’s nightlife a roaring success!

Published on Monday, 30th July 2018 in Arts and entertainment news

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.

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International company announces new factory in Rotherham

Published on Monday, 23rd July 2018 in Council news news

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

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Another step forward for Forge Island

Published on Tuesday, 5th June 2018 in Regeneration news

A development partner for Forge Island could be chosen as early as July under proposals put forward to Rotherham Council, marking further progress on the Town Centre Masterplan.

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McLaren Automotive gets the key to its new McLaren Composites Technology Centre in Yorkshire

Published on Thursday, 31st May 2018 in Council news news

A significant milestone was reached today as the ‘key’ to the building that will house the new £50m McLaren Composites Technology Centre (MCTC).

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Views sought on future of Rotherham Markets

Published on Thursday, 24th May 2018 in Council news news

Residents are being asked for their views on the future design of Rotherham markets as part of Rotherham Council’s plans to regenerate the town centre.

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Pick up a bargain at Rotherham’s new town centre Car Boot Sale

Published on Wednesday, 23rd May 2018 in Business and economy news

Rotherham residents have the chance for a Spring Clean as the Council launches a new Car Boot Sale in the Town Centre on Sunday 24 June 2018.

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Free Wi-Fi plan for Rotherham Town Centre

Published on Tuesday, 8th May 2018 in Town Centre news

Visitors to Rotherham Town Centre could soon benefit from free public access Wi-Fi if new proposals get the green light.

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Council commits over £40 million to deliver new homes for Rotherham

Published on Wednesday, 21st March 2018 in Business and economy news

Work has started on a major new build programme to develop over 300 high quality homes in Rotherham.

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Works to start next month on major Rotherham redevelopment scheme

Published on Thursday, 15th March 2018 in Council news news

Work is due to start next month on a long-awaited redevelopment project which further boosts Rotherham’s continued regeneration.

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Building work to start on temporary Rotherham Bus Interchange

Published on Friday, 16th February 2018 in Council news news

Construction of a temporary bus interchange at Forge Island in Rotherham is due to start next Monday 19 February.

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UCR roof "topped off" as build reaches one step closer to completion

Published on Thursday, 11th January 2018 in Council news news

A topping-out ceremony was held to celebrate a huge milestone in the construction of the brand new University Centre Rotherham, located on Doncaster Gate in Rotherham town centre.

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Town centre living set to expand

Published on Monday, 18th December 2017 in Town centre management news

Rotherham is set to benefit from five new homes in the town centre, driving forward the Council’s commitment to transform the borough and create a town where people want to live and work.

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Mighty seeks to make a mark on business growth in Rotherham

Published on Friday, 29th September 2017 in Council news news

An initiative to develop start-up and young businesses across Rotherham, with free, tailored help and support, launched on Saturday 30 September.

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Groundbreaking ceremony marks start of university centre Rotherham build

Published on Tuesday, 12th September 2017 in Council news news

The Leader of Rotherham Council is this week set to mark the start of construction work for the University Centre Rotherham (UCR).

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Industrial units to deliver business boost

Published on Monday, 4th September 2017 in Council news news

Rotherham Council is proposing to build several new business units in a bid to attract more inward investment to the borough.

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Another step in the right direction as ‘Temporary’ work starts on Pedestrian Bridge

Published on Wednesday, 19th July 2017 in Council news news

Visitors to Rotherham will see progress being made around Forge Island this month as work continues to prepare it for development.

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Salon celebrates highlights after successful first year

Published on Monday, 26th June 2017 in Regeneration news

Special autism-friendly sessions have been among the highlights of a Rotherham hair salon’s successful first year trading.

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Council aims to resolve issue of “eyesore” buildings

Published on Tuesday, 20th June 2017 in Business and economy news

Rotherham Council is looking to improve the appearance of a major route through the town centre with progress on a group of derelict buildings – described as an “eyesore”.

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Rotherham Council buys Law Courts

Published on Friday, 31st March 2017 in Regeneration news

Rotherham Council has officially taken ownership of the former Rotherham Magistrates Court building - bringing the Council another step closer in its plans to regenerate the town centre.

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Metalysis opens Materials Discovery Centre at the Advanced Manufacturing Park

Published on Friday, 31st March 2017 in Regeneration news

Pioneering metals and novel alloys company Metalysis today announced its arrival at Rotherham's Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP).

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Law Court acquired for town centre regeneration

Published on Tuesday, 14th March 2017 in Regeneration news

Rotherham Council has agreed to acquire the former Rotherham Magistrates Court in the latest move to regenerate the town centre.

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New restaurant brings boost to Rotherham town centre

Published on Tuesday, 7th March 2017 in Town centre management news

Diners in Rotherham have a reason to celebrate with the official opening of a brand new restaurant this week.

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Rotherham is the vinyl frontier for ex-steelworkers

Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Business and economy news

Two former TATA steelworkers from Kimberworth are turning the tables on redundancy after setting up their own business in Rotherham’s indoor market.

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Rotherham’s High Street welcomes two new retailers

Published on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 in Business and economy news

Rotherham’s High Street has welcomed two new retailers – Maia Interiors and the Sweet Escape Dessert & Ice Cream Parlour.

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Theme Park plans a step closer

Published on Wednesday, 1st June 2016 in Regeneration news

Plans to open a family theme park adjacent to Rother Valley Country Park are another step closer after Rotherham Council formally agreed the sale of land to Gulliver’s Family Theme Parks.

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