Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Strong winds forecast

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A warning of strong winds has been issued.

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Publication date: 23 February 2017


Discover fascinating treasures in new Archives display

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Visitors can see a significant new display of fascinating historical treasures in the Rotherham Archives and Local Studies section at Clifton Park Museum.

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Publication date: 23 February 2017


HS2 consultation – have your say by 9 March

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People in Rotherham are being reminded that they can still have their say on the proposed route of the high speed rail line though South Yorkshire as part of the ongoing Government consultation.

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Publication date: 23 February 2017


Business accelerator programme provides boost for the region’s start-ups

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Ten teams of entrepreneurs from the Sheffield City Region took part in a 12 week business accelerator programme resulting in four enterprises being offered investment to help drive their development.

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Publication date: 23 February 2017


£200k funding boost to help families fleeing domestic violence

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Rotherham Council, in partnership with Rotherham Rise, has been successful in its bid to increase funding to help victims of domestic abuse rebuild their lives.

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Publication date: 22 February 2017


Diamond geezer donates jewel to Mayor's ball

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They say diamonds are a girl's best friend and for the Mayor of Rotherham this is certainly true, as a special donation signs her time off with a sparkle.

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Publication date: 20 February 2017


It's official - Rotherham Squadron is Best in Britain

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Air Cadets of 218 Squadron attended a special presentation evening at Rotherham Town Hall held to celebrate becoming the best drill foot team in the country.

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Theme Park Plans great boost for Borough’s Growth

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One of Rotherham’s leading projects is due to take a step forward after planning permission was approved for a theme park and resort at Rother Valley this week (Thursday).

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Community events result in large numbers of dogs microchipped

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Hundreds of dogs across the borough have been microchipped thanks to a series of dog micro-chipping events held last year.

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Publication date: 16 February 2017


Final push for Destination Poland

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A group of intrepid teenagers are urging the public to get behind them for one final push to help them reach their dream destination.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Get on your bike for the Rother Valley Duathlon

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Competitors and families are invited to get on their bike for a charity fundraising event at Rother Valley County Park this month.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Roadworks start in “growth corridor”

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Residents in the Wales and Aston areas are being reminded that work has started on improvement to the area’s road network as part of the “Growth Corridor” scheme.

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Publication date: 15 February 2017


Let your heart beat healthier

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This Valentine’s Day Rotherham Council is urging local smokers to quit and receive the perfect Valentine’s gift; a healthier heart.

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Publication date: 14 February 2017


Building work set to begin at village school

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Building work at a popular Rotherham school is set to begin next month in order to increase capacity.

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Publication date: 14 February 2017


Council purchases former Tesco site in key regeneration deal

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Work on a key site in the heart of Rotherham town centre could start as early as next year after it was bought by Rotherham Council this week.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


First Maltby Triathlon announced

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Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the first Maltby Triathlon which has been announced to take place in May 2017.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


Leisure centres power life saving heart scanner

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Partnership with Places for People Leisure raises thousands for the British Heart Foundation.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


Funding secured for Rotherham higher education centre

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Plans for a university centre in Rotherham are taking a step forward after a £3.5m funding injection from the Sheffield City Region.

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Publication date: 13 February 2017


New restaurant brings boost to Rotherham town centre

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

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Publication date: 10 February 2017


Look before you book this Valentine’s Day

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If you’re planning that special Valentine’s date Rotherham Council would like to remind you to ‘look before you book.’

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Publication date: 10 February 2017

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