The Week That Was

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 24th June 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 24th June 2017: The MrBean Hussain & Chris Read Letters: Boys will be..? Rotherham Truth Campaign – Petition JAILED: Asian child sex gang preyed on schoolgirl they drugged with cannabis and heroin Rotherham abuse victims ‘still … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 17th June 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 17th June 2017: Sansome sows labour discord ( already-!!!! ) Rotherham Election Results 2017 The Queen on the Application of David Crompton -v- Police Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire Sansome chewing a bone or is he … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 10th June 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 10th June 2017: ‘Enough is enough:’ Theresa May’s speech in full Battle for Yorkshire mining seat of Rother Valley where old certainties mean nowt ‘Myths’ by Muslims hit Prevent campaign to fight terror Rother Valley Conservative … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd June 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd June 2017: Questions for UKIP’s Allen Cowles. Lee Hunter Rother Valley’s UKIP candidate leaflet Adam Carter LibDem for Rotherham Constituency leaflet The sheer idiocy of the far right makes you proud to be British Scrapping … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 27th May 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 27th May 2017: Atkin’s on Fire! Kevin really really wants my vote. Three men charged with child sexual abuse by NCA Liverpool council chief executive Ged Fitzgerald arrested Caven asks a question and the answer appears … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 20th May 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 20th May 2017: 290 years for 21 Rotherham sex case criminals Rotherham Child Rape Victim: ‘Authorities Did Nothing’, Was Told Not to Mention Ethnicity of Attackers Child abuse survivor praises BBC’s Rochdale grooming drama Three Girls … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 13th May 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 13th May 2017: Further Press release on the MPs vs Collins case Rotherham Labour MPs Take Further Legal Action Against Jane Collins MEP To Exact Payment of £54K Neil Wilby – A cuckoo in the nest? … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 6th May 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 6th May 2017: News of UKIP Rotherham UKIP dying in Rotherham The man who would be Mayor: But is he a fit and proper person? Mahroof Hussain turns up in the West Midlands Relative of Rotherham … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 29th April 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 29th April 2017: Can the Labour MPS be trusted? Yorkshire Party reveals General Election candidate for Rotherham Labour chooses Hull West and Barnsley East candidate Rotherham scandal girls ‘sang and danced hearing of Corrie’s grooming storyline … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 22nd April 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 22nd April 2017: Revealed: The Highest Ranking Officer Involved in the Rotherham Scandal Sansome and Delilah. Hoddinott the recycling queen. General Election 2017: Who’s standing in South Yorkshire? Star FEATURE: Tough-talking new neighbourhoods police chief vows … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 15th April 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 15th April 2017: Sansome and Delilah. Anti-Semitism in Boston Castle? Rotherham child sexual abuse investigation (Operation Stovewood) South Yorkshire teacher claimed he measured pupils’ genitals for research Sheffield man one of 29 to face horrific crimes … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 8th April 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 8th April 2017: Police watchdog to reconsider case against former Police and Crime Commissioner Ten face child sex exploitation claims after Banbury raids Yorkshire Labour MPs condemn party’s decision not to expel Ken Livingstone Drivers given … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 1st April 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 1st April 2017: Future plans for Rotherham to be discussed Diamond geezer donates jewel to Mayor’s ball Questions over millions of pounds of road safety money which is ‘missing’ from ex-police chief’s private firm Former South … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 25th March 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 25th March 2017: CSE victim handed restraining order against whistleblowing councillor Rotherham grooming: Woman abused as a child goes public Sarah Wilson – Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotherham South Yorkshire hotels allowing men to check into … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 18th March 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 18th March 2017: Time to get a grip on fly-tipping, Eastwood mosque officials tell council More apparent labour abuse of email system? Camera situation “unbelievable” Final warning for South Yorkshire detective accused of failing to investigate … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 11th March 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 11th March 2017: City Taxis launch in Rotherham All that dazzles is not diamond ‘Evil’ child rapist offered victim’s family money to drop case South Yorkshire child abuse probe finds ‘serious failings’ but no police misconduct … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 4th March 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 4th March 2017: Has Sarah Champion lost the plot? MEP due to pay libel damages to Rotherham’s MPs PICTURES: Protesters march on Rotherham Arrests at English Defence League protest in Rotherham MEP to oppose ruling she … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 25 February 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 25 February 2017: LATEST: Home Office refuses to grant powers to stop EDL marches in Rotherham Sheffield police officer under investigation for Rotherham scandal died after being hit by student’s car An important reminder – Rotherham … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 18th February 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 18th February 2017: Rotherham: How a council not fit for purpose is clawing its way back Rotherham men deny historic child sex offences The Rotherham Story Driver killed best friend’s uncle in Sheffield road collision – … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 11th February 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 11th February 2017: An Express delivery of denial and hypocrisy Breaking News: Rotherham’s three Labour MPs have each won £54,000 High Court libel damages By-election – press reaction Phil Turner vituperates on the EDL demonstration in … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 4th February 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 4th February 2017: Child sex ring jailed for 81 years for “vile” abuse of two Rotherham girls Polls close now the wait for the results begins Rotherham MP Sarah Champion mistaken Petition Prevent Donald Trump from … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 28th January 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 28th January 2017: Five guilty in Rotherham child sex abuse trial Gaggan Sabherwal and the Look North investigation into Jayne Senior Labour Dirty Tricks in Brinsworth & Catcliffe Shabana has had this kind of difficulty before … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 21st January 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 21st January 2017: The MrBean Hussain & Chris Read Letters: Boys will be..? Allen Cowles – UKIP campaign update Healey’s Tweet shame Man named in sex grooming trial seeking press blackout Hubris, hypocrisy and Hoddinott. You … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 14th January 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 14th January 2017: Momentum losing it.. February 2nd by-elections nominations Labour’s campaign starts in Brinsworth & Catcliffe Ward Momentum Rotherham – Members & Supporters Meeting Three Masbrough men in court on Rotherham child sex abuse charges … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 7th January 2017

Last Weeks Top Ten 7th January 2017: Momentum backs Shabana Ahmed for Brinsworth & Catcliffe – but who won? UKIP fields candidates in both by-elections Brinsworth by-election: Candidate selected for Labour Ofsted Children’s Services Monitoring Visit Report. City’s unsung heroes … Continue reading

The Year that was 2016 Top twenty

2016 was another busy year for Rotherham Politics with over a million page views. Gavin Felton introduces himself Another victim? Rotherham councillor accused of rape Rotherham Borough Council Results 2016 The Rotherham whistleblower Rotherham Trial No1 at Sheffield Crown Court … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 31st December 2016

Last Weeks Top Ten 31st December 2016: Local Doctor Adam Carter to Fight Brinsworth By-Election Far-right protests draining police resources, figures reveal Wishing everyone a merry Christmas! We must always believe reports of sex abuse Regionalisation by Greed and Incompetence: … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 24th December 2016

Last Weeks Top Ten 24th December 2016: Plans for office-holders to swear allegiance to British values Council cornering the market Rotherham police officer dismissed for drug use Judge throws spanner in works of South Yorkshire devolution plans Calls made for … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 17th December 2016

Last Weeks Top Ten 17th December 2016: We’re all going to get healthier, maybe. Police officers accused of sexually abusing children in Rotherham Three charged with 15 Rotherham child sex offences Heartbreak of MP’s lone battle to tackle sex abuse … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 10th December 2016

Last Weeks Top Ten 10th December 2016: Opinion Piece; Why oh why, Jayne Senior? Roddison’s sham resignation Roddison – Now Ex-Councillor Taxi from Rossendale? Woman in court charged with “stalking” Rotherham abuse whistleblower Cllr Ian Finnie Dinnington Ward resigns Fraudster … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd December 2016

Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd December 2016: Akhtar and Roddison: Old Chums Andrew Roddison – first signs Councillor quits after being sentenced for groping colleague Cllr Andrew Roddison case Labour MP seeks debate on listing Britain First as terrorist organisation … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 26th November

Last Weeks Top Ten 26th November 2016: Councillor “squeezed buttocks” of fellow elected member Woman in court over “harassment”………. Canklow Rape Case – Advertiser coverage as it developed Guilty: Rotherham councillor who squeezed woman’s bottom as her husband looked on … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 19th November

Last Weeks Top Ten 19th November 2016: Ten cleared over Wellgate disorder Shaun Wright to be investigated by police over claims he lied to Parliament about Rotherham abuse scandal Ex – deputy leader Jahangir Akhtar – £2000 legal costs to … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 12th November

Last Weeks Top Ten 12th November 2016: Gang jailed for rape of 16 young girls in Rotherham Five more men held in Rotherham child grooming inquiry Rotherham sex abuse whistleblower to receive MBE Hints at desperation? Dr Alan Billings: A … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 5th November

Last Weeks Top Ten 5th November 2016: Wellgate Riot Trial: A more balanced view Child sex abuse trial: Gang jailed for a total of 96 years Sentencing Tomorrow! Police commander’s ignorance ‘beggars belief’ Rotherham 12 trial told Time for some … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 29th October

Last Weeks Top Ten 29th October 2016: Rotherham council helps grooming suspects to win anonymity Safeguarding Report – Progress Summary March 2013 More Labour Cronyism, as South Yorkshire PCC appoints “not fit for purpose” Deputy. Cause and effect? Nazis targeted … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 22nd October

Last Weeks Top Ten 22nd October 2016: Tip of an iceberg: The mountain of Rotherham child grooming cases still on the books Child sex abuse trial: Eight guilty on 19 abuse charges Child sex abuse trial: MP welcomes guilty verdicts … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 15th October

Last Weeks Top Ten 15th October 2016: Operation Central briefing Ten on trial over violence after Rotherham demos Right-wing protesters ‘got more than they bargained for’ in street clashes Child sex abuse trial: Jury out Home office ‘covered up racism … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 8th October

Last Weeks Top Ten 8th October 2016: Child sex abuse trial: Prosecutor: “Alleged victim’s evidence was very impressive” Over 200 join solidarity protest outside court as trial of Rotherham 12 begins The David Crompton letters: What they tell us Labour … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 1st October

Last Weeks Top Ten 1st October 2016: Labour’s domestic abuse Minister Sarah Champion’s ex-husband ‘still has nightmares’ Labour’s shadow minister for domestic violence was once cautioned over a bust-up with her husband Yorkshire MPs react to Corbyn’s victory ‘Vile’ sex … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 24th September

Last Weeks Top Ten 24th September: Girl, 13, dropped Rotherham rape complaint after police lost her clothes – court Child sex abuse trial: Victim “ordered at gunpoint not to call police” Police ‘arrested wrong man in Rotherham child abuse investigation’ … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 17th September

Last Weeks Top Ten 27th August: Second Rotherham child sex abuse trial: Eight go on trial over 16 alleged offences NCA to hire 50 more officers for ‘unparalleled’ Rotherham abuse scandal investigation How cull of MPs’ constituencies will affect Yorkshire … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 10th September

Last Weeks Top Ten 27th August: Another victim? A small selection of the Wilson’s media work It’s Keith VICE! Married Labour grandee Vaz quits after he is caught ‘meeting male prostitutes in London flat False name speeding taxi driver fails … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd September

Last Weeks Top Ten 3rd September: Another victim? Something is seriously wrong! No way Jay, or is it all social workers are as thick as a plank? Some clarity from Hotspot Rotherham Council to vote on whether to oppose HS2 … Continue reading

The Week That Was – Last Weeks Top Ten 27th August

Last Weeks Top Ten 27th August: Police probe three Labour MPs for expenses fraud after it’s claimed they failed to declare thousands Did they try to keep this quiet? Rotherham MPs face electoral expenses fraud probe Rotherham council urges ban … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 20th August

Last Weeks Top Ten 20th August: CSE – the Taxi connection Councillor denies sex charge Sheffield motorist to face trial over road death of police officer Eric Pickles on electoral fraud ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: Scared abuse victims not reporting crimes over … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 13th August

Last Weeks Top Ten 13th August: ROTHERHAM ABUSE SCANDAL: Horrific reality of ‘industrial scale’ child grooming revealed Eastwood mosque receives bomb threat Rotherham’s corrupt cops wouldn’t tackle child abuse Kevin Barron backs Owen Smith Dominic Beck Serving Two Masters South … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 6th August

Last Weeks Top Ten 6th August Rewriting history! RMBC literally tried to…bury a body under the carpet Rewriting History, From the book of Revelations 1997-2013 and the Testament of the book of RMBC A Sheffield Juror Reflects on Grooming Teenage … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 30th July

An interesting week, indeed! Labour MP Sarah Champion who quit Jeremy Corbyn’s front bench last month ‘unresigns’ Rewriting history no, just making it clearer. Stitch-up at Wentworth & Dearne Constituency Labour Party Rotherham child sex abuse scandal used by Government … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 23rd July

Last Weeks Top Ten 23rd July Changed? Cllr Andrew Roddison – Town Hall sex pest? Caroline Lucas – Fair Votes Bill New HS2 plans for South Yorkshire recommended New Home Secretary considering major reorganisation of ‘dysfunctional’ South Yorkshire Police Child … Continue reading

Last Weeks Top Ten 16th July

Last Weeks Top Ten 16th May 17 Rotherham taxi licences approved by Lancashire council HS2 – community opposition starts New HS2 plans for South Yorkshire recommended Someone is joking, surely? Cllr Andrew Roddison – Town Hall sex pest? Taking revenge? … Continue reading

Last weeks top ten 9th July

Last weeks top ten: I thought Sarah didn’t know until August 2014? Taking revenge? Two Rotherham men arrested in child sexual exploitation probe Banned Rotherham taxi drivers could still work in town, MPs warned South Yorkshire MP defends decision to … Continue reading

Top Ten last week July 2nd

Last weeks top ten: As Hotspot sees it? Bad loser’s I don’t think so, very easy to say, I think that same fear tactics been used. Sarah Champion’s excuses MP Sarah Champion quits shadow cabinet Over 500 councillors tell Corbyn: … Continue reading

Top ten last week June 18th

Last weeks top ten: Rotherham abuse whistleblower Jayne Senior awarded MBE Ask any RMBC worker, if they are being bullied into submission to the Commissioners The Wright Partnership Some labour must have missed Government to introduce extra taxi licensing guidelines … Continue reading

Top ten last week June 11th

Last weeks top ten: Court Judgment Drives Former Rotherham Councillor, Caven Vines, Into Bankruptcy Shaun Wright referred to Parliament! Panel set to consider complaint against ex-PCC Shaun Wright Family Values BREAKING: First arrest in historic CSE investigation Ex-crime tsar unlikely … Continue reading

Top five last week June 4th

Top five last week June 4th 1. Judgement – Barron and Healey vs Vines 2. UKIP politician Caven Vines ordered to pay MPs £40,000 over claims in TV interview 3. really do think we missed this one! What even Barnardo’s … Continue reading

Top five last week May 28th

Thought it was time for a new feature, hope it is helpful to readers. last weeks top five: Cabinet Member Accused of Divisive Community Politics You paid £500K to defend this sick paedophile gang – now they want YOU to … Continue reading