Local stories for Maltby

Rotherham library lends a hand through lockdown

With the physical buildings still closed, Rotherham libraries have continued to keep reading residents stocked up with books. The...

Roche Abbey reopening

Roche Abbey in Rotherham will reopen on July 4, English Heritage has confirmed. Limits on visitor numbers have been...

Chuckle checks in to Real Marigold Hotel

More at home in pantomime than Pondicherry, Paul Chuckle is back on the BBC this week in the new series of The...

Get tested in Maltby

An extra Covid-19 testing site will be in operation in Rotherham this week. In addition to the existing Covid...

Special recognition for Maltby nurses

The Maltby District Nursing Team has received a special letter of recognition from a local MP. Alexander Stafford, MP...

Cemeteries open but social distancing must be observed

All Rotherham Council run cemeteries and burial grounds are now re-open but visitors are being reminded that they must observe social distancing...
Coronavirus - stay alert to stay safe

Millions on route to Rotherham for transport schemes

£46m is set to be spent on transport projects to reduce journey times, cut congestion, improve punctuality and reliability, and bring about a wide range of benefits associated with active travel in Rotherham. Congested locations such as Parkgate and key economic growth areas such...

Facilities set to return open to serve Rotherham’s tennis players

Let's Get Rotherham on Court! - that's the message from the operators of outdoor tennis courts across the borough. With the Government updating COVID-19 guidance on spending time outdoors, operators of tennis facilities have rallied round to re-open courts in four Rotherham areas.

Paul’s ChuckleVision Twitter plea to BBC

Paul Chuckle has garnered a huge response on social media to his idea that the BBC should replay his iconic children's TV...

Support Rotherham charity by sending a song

A musician that works with a Rotherham-based dementia charity is on song with a heartfelt idea to keep up fundraising efforts during...

Rotherham Titans turn to crowd to back community foundation

Rotherham Titans are inviting supporters and friends of the club to offer contributions to help the Titans Community Foundation (TCF) in their...

Volunteers scrub up well

A band of crafty volunteers based around a fabric emporium in Rotherham have joined together to help tackle a shortage of "scrubs"...