Labour’s better plan for the future


Over the last couple of months, I’ve been working with council colleagues on the most comprehensive election manifesto we’ve ever set out in Rotherham, our Better Plan for the Future. Today, you can read it in full online at reading

Personal Observations – Rotherham 26 March 2016


Among the shops . . . . It was noted that Rotherham central shopping centre has changed drastically over the past couple of years. Shops are closed for the day, with many closed down altogether, and properties are empty and … Continue reading

Life in Rotherham after child abuse revelations


Life in Rotherham after child abuse revelations When revelations of large-scale child abuse in Rotherham were reported in 2014, the perception of the town changed for many. What has it been like for those living locally? “We’ve had lots of … Continue reading

Extremist demonstrations turning Rotherham town centre into ‘no-go zone’


Extremist demonstrations turning Rotherham town centre into ‘no-go zone’ Repeated demonstrations by far-right groups in Rotherham are turning the town centre into a ‘no-go zone’ on protest days, the council leader warns. Chris Read has written to Home Secretary Theresa … Continue reading

Young Greens Action Week: Sheffield Action Weekend

Gallery This is the event link on Facebook. On Mon, Mar 28, 2016 at 6:34 PM, Young Greens North <> wrote: Good afternoon, Young Greens North together with the national executive are arranging an action weekend nearby in Sheffield. It … Continue reading