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Can the Labour MPS be trusted?

In light of the current snap General Election and the on going Police investigation into the three Labour MPs for electoral expenses fraud after they allegedly failed to declare tens of thousands of pounds spent on recruiting staff to get … Continue reading

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Thorntons becomes the latest high street name to leave Rotherham town centre

THORNTONS this week joined the growing list of big high street names moving out of Rotherham town centre. The chocolates chain will close its All Saints’ Square branch on Saturday. The news comes a week after Holland and Barrett announced … Continue reading

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Retail not the answer for Rotherham town centre

Industry analysts have confirmed that retail is not the answer for regenerating Rotherham town centre. A detailed study into the retail sector in Sheffield and Rotherham has been carried out by experts at Bilfinger GVA – the largest independent commercial … Continue reading

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Hoddinott the recycling queen.

Hoddinott the recycling queen. Well, well, despite her proclamations that she would only serve two terms, Sarah Champion is the first of the town’s MPs to confirm she will be standing for re-election this June. All utterly predictable of course, … Continue reading

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First choice primary school for 93 per cent of Rotherham children

MORE than 93 per cent of pupils have been awarded a place at their first-choice primary school for September. And 98.57 per cent were awarded a place at one of their top three preferred schools, figures out today (Tuesday) show. … Continue reading

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CSE training for night-time economy workers

DOZENS of takeaways, pubs and off licences took part in CSE training aimed at workers in the night-time economy. Survivors, parents and staff at Swinton Lock Activity Centre approached 56 firms and venues across the borough. Forty-six agreed to be … Continue reading

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Sansome and Delilah.

There’s been a cultural shift within Rotherham Labour Group in the last few years. Supposedly. But sometimes, change can be more a question of style over substance can’t it? The composition of the Cabinet still ensures that certain sections of … Continue reading

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