Tom Richmond: “Why it is time to hold referendum over Yorkshire devolution”

THE most ambitious region in the country? I’d like to think it is Yorkshire thanks to the visionaries and trailblazers who live and work here. The most outspoken? Definitely. Just as one department store is never knowingly undersold, this county … Continue reading

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Outrage at Planning Board – make your own mind up.

Planning Board Thursday, 5th October, 2017 9.00 a.m. Attendance details Agenda frontsheet PDF 30 KB Agenda reports pack PDF 1006 KB Venue: Town Hall, Moorgate Street, Rotherham. S60 2TH Webcast: https://rotherham.public-i.tv/core/portal/webcast_interactive/309771 For more please click: Webcasts

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Council Meeting Wednesday, 18th October, 2017 2.00 p.m.

Council Meeting Wednesday, 18th October, 2017 2.00 p.m. Attendance details Agenda frontsheet PDF 147 KB Agenda reports pack PDF 11 MB Venue: Town Hall, Moorgate Street, Rotherham. S60 2TH For more please click: Webcasts

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PM struggle to win commons backing for Brexit deal ‘could force 2018 election’

Theresa May could struggle to negotiate a Brexit deal that will win the backing of the House Commons – which could see the country forced into a general election at the end of next year, the author of Article 50 … Continue reading

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Public defend Humberside Police after national newspaper claims dodgems break at Hull Fair ‘sparked uproar’

The public have rallied behind Humberside Police after a national newspaper claimed there had been ‘uproar’ when officers took a ride on the dodgems at Hull Fair. It reported that 18 officers who were patrolling the event had taken a … Continue reading

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Metalysis and manufacturing on the Moon

Innovative technology pioneered in Rotherham by Metalysis has been recognised by the European Space Agency (ESA) for the important role it could play in colonising the Moon. The Manvers company holds the worldwide exploitation rights to the FCC Cambridge process … Continue reading

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Rotherham Green Party opposes fossil fuel roadshow

After it being brought to our attention by a concerned local resident, the Rotherham Green Party is making it publicly clear that we oppose the upcoming Oil & Gas Materials and Manufacturing Roadshow due to to take place at Rotherham’s … Continue reading

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Campaigner climbs 150-year-old Sheffield Vernon Oak tree to save it from the chop

An activist scaled a 150-year-old oak tree in Sheffield today in a bid to prevent it from being felled as part of the city council’s controversial Streets Ahead programme. Residents gathered in the street where the Vernon Oak is sited … Continue reading

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City region compromise proposed over Yorkshire devolution stalemate

A SENIOR Yorkshire MP is set to propose a compromise to end the increasingly acrimonious deadlock over efforts to give the region more control over its own affairs. Dan Jarvis will suggest the existing Sheffield City Region devolution deal could … Continue reading

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