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Yorkshire Party reveals General Election candidate for Rotherham

Mick Bower will try to win the Rotherham parliamentary seat for the Yorkshire Party. Mr Bower, who was born in the town, is a former teacher who has also worked in sports journalism and road safety. He stood for election … Continue reading

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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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Police probe three Labour MPs for expenses fraud after it’s claimed they failed to declare thousands of pounds spent on staff to get them re-elected

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Police probe three Labour MPs for expenses fraud after it’s claimed they failed to declare thousands of pounds spent on staff to get them re-elected South Yorkshire Police to investigate three MPs for electoral fraud…

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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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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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John Healey: Time for new checks and balances over bank branch closures

WE did not have a happy New Year in Wath-upon-Dearne. In January, within a week, HSBC and Yorkshire Bank announced they were shutting, leaving no bank in this proud Dearne Valley village. Wath is known as South Yorkshire’s ‘Queen of … Continue reading

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

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

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