Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Messy fun at the Museum

Image

Little ones can get their hands dirty at a special “messy play” session at Clifton Park Museum next month.

Full story ...

Publication date: 21 September 2016


Blue Badge prosecution for Rawmarsh man

Image

100th prosecution for Blue Badge abuse in Rotherham.

Full story ...

Publication date: 20 September 2016


Cash appeal for looked after children's trip of a lifetime

Image

The Looked After Children's Council fundraise for their trip to Poland.

Full story ...

Publication date: 20 September 2016


Council targets persistent evaders

Image

People who are persistently evading parking fines with unregistered vehicles could see their vehicles towed away in a new crackdown.

Full story ...

Publication date: 19 September 2016


Rotherham gives red card to school bullies

Image

Red card to bullies in Rotherham.

Full story ...

Publication date: 16 September 2016


Council plea for Rotherham residents to be gas safe

Image

Rotherham Council will show their support for Gas Safety Week – 19 to 25 September - with a stall to promote gas safety awareness at the Effingham Street market on Tuesday 20 September.

Full story ...

Publication date: 16 September 2016


Clifton Park needs your vote for the UK’s People’s Choice Awards

Image

Clifton Park was awarded a prestigious Green Flag for the fifth time in July and now you can vote for it as one of the best parks in the UK in the People’s Choice award.

Full story ...

Publication date: 16 September 2016


Rotherham Tobacco Alliance relaunches to support smokers to quit

Image

The Rotherham Tobacco Alliance has re-launched to welcome new members and re-visit its priorities with the aim to achieve the national vision of creating a 'Smokefree generation by 2025'.

Full story ...

Publication date: 15 September 2016


Marathon man raises money for Rotherham school

Image

Go-getting grandad raises funds for Rotherham School.

Full story ...

Publication date: 15 September 2016


Annual garden competition winners announced

Image

Rotherham Council tenants and leaseholders were rewarded for their glorious gardens at the annual Garden Competition awards ceremony on Thursday 8 September.

Full story ...

Publication date: 15 September 2016


Panto stars wow shoppers in Rotherham Town Centre

Image

Shoppers in Rotherham did a double take when the stars of this year’s panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, mingled with the crowds at the Tuesday street market.

Full story ...

Publication date: 14 September 2016


Winter opening hours for recycling centres

Image

Rotherham residents are reminded that their local waste sites will revert to winter opening hours next month.

Full story ...

Publication date: 13 September 2016


Inspired by the Olympics? Time to get on your bike.

Image

Been inspired by Wiggins, Froome or Trott’s successes? Here is a unique opportunity to test your skills in Rotherham’s very own town centre cycle time trial!

Full story ...

Publication date: 12 September 2016


Recycling Week 2016

Image

Recycling Week 2016 takes place between Monday 12 to Sunday 18 September.

Full story ...

Publication date: 9 September 2016


Plaque unveiled on award winning High Street

Image

The restoration of Rotherham's "historic core" was given the official seal of approval today.

Full story ...

Publication date: 8 September 2016


Time for action as increased fines for flytipping to be introduced by Council

Image

Rotherham Council is stepping up its fight against fly-tippers in the borough, by bringing in new powers and higher fines.

Full story ...

Publication date: 8 September 2016


Rotherham’s foster children get tuned into classical music

Image

Foster children are getting the chance to experience a live orchestra at Rotherham’s first ever Proms in the Park this weekend after a kind hearted business man and woman donated 100 tickets.

Full story ...

Publication date: 7 September 2016


Local cricketer bowled over by free bike scheme

Image

A local cricketer is discovering the benefits of cycling with the help of a free bike loan scheme.

Full story ...

Publication date: 6 September 2016


£29.8m Bus Rapid Transit scheme set for launch

Image

Bus passengers travelling between Rotherham and Sheffield will benefit from a new high quality 'X1 Steel Link' service, following completion of the £29.8 million Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) North scheme.

Full story ...

Publication date: 2 September 2016


Destination Poland for Rotherham's Looked After Children

Image

Mo Farah's double Olympic joy at Rio has inspired Council leaders to put their running shoes on and raise money to help send some of the borough's most vulnerable children on a trip of a lifetime.

Full story ...

Publication date: 1 September 2016

More from around Rotherham

Your area

See council services near where you live. Find your nearest schools, health centres, leisure facilities and roadworks.

Your area

Be a local hero

Rotherham’s foster carers provide warm, loving, family homes in the heart of the community - their stories will inspire you!

Find out more

LGA Resident satisfaction survey

The LGA asked local residents their views on the council.

See the results

Commissioners

Find out more about the Commissioners, the work they do and what improvements they have made.

Find out more

Important tasks

Popular tasks

Council services