Final go-ahead for £37 million Gulliver’s Valley theme park

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WORK will begin on Gulliver’s Valley after the theme park plans were given the final go-ahead by the secretary of state. The approval from communities secretary Sajid Javid MP follows last month’s unanimous vote from Rotherham’s planning board. It is … Continue reading

Rail firm pulls out of Leeds HS2 project

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The engineering firm handed a £170 million deal last month to develop Phase 2b of HS2 has announced it is pulling out of that section of the project, amid alleged conflicts of interest. CH2M was chosen by HS2 Ltd last … Continue reading

Former South Yorkshire police chief David Crompton to take court action over ‘forced removal’

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Former South Yorkshire Chief Constable David Crompton is bringing a High Court challenge over his removal from the force. Mr Crompton was suspended by Dr Alan Billings, the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), following a statement he made after … Continue reading