Battle of Orgreave: South Yorkshire police chief ‘would welcome new investigation’

Battle of Orgreave: South Yorkshire police chief ‘would welcome new investigation’ The new chief constable of South Yorkshire Police has said he would welcome a new independent investigation into the 1984 Battle of Orgreave after links emerged between the scandal … Continue reading

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Rotherham MBC Elections 2016

Finally election day is here. Below are quick links to the Ward by Ward coverage: Anston and Woodsetts Boston Castle Brinsworth and Catcliffe Dinnington Hellaby Holderness Hoober Keppel Maltby Rawmarsh Rother Vale Rotherham East Rotherham West Silverwood Sitwell Swinton Valley … Continue reading

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Put your questions to South Yorkshire Police’s new top cop

MEMBERS of the public will be able to put their questions to the new interim chief constable of South Yorkshire Police tomorrow. Interim Chief Constable Dave Jones and Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Jason Harwin will hold an online web chat … Continue reading

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Rotherham abuse survivors press for stricter taxi safety measures

Rotherham abuse survivors press for stricter taxi safety measures Group wants other councils to follow lead of Rotherham, which will require CCTV and audio recording devices in minicabs All taxis drivers in Rotherham will be required to have CCTV cameras … Continue reading

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Revealed: The links between Hillsborough and South Yorkshire Police’s 1984 Orgreave ‘cover-up’

Revealed: The links between Hillsborough and South Yorkshire Police’s 1984 Orgreave ‘cover-up’ Calls for a new inquiry into the 1984 Battle of Orgreave were growing tonight after previously censored documents revealed links between an alleged cover-up carried out by senior … Continue reading

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Crisis-hit South Yorkshire Police appoint third chief constable in six days

Crisis-hit South Yorkshire Police appoint third chief constable in six days The chief constable of North Yorkshire Police has been drafted in to run crisis-hit South Yorkshire Police on a temporary basis. Dave Jones has assumed interim command of South … Continue reading

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Liberty House to submit Tata steel bid

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Liberty House to submit Tata steel bid LIBERTY House is to submit a formal bid to buy Tata Steel’s UK operations. Tata announced plans to sell the assets, including steel-making premises in Rotherham, in March. Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/102882/liberty-house-to-submit-tata-steel-bid.aspx News: Liberty … Continue reading

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