Local stories for Waverley

Waverley NHS superhero takes pride of place

It started as a mysterious "thank you" to the NHS on the Waverley estate, and now a striking piece of artwork is...
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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...

AMRC engineers’ time to shine

A watch-style bracelet made from "space glass" that has a custom, uncut diamond in its crown could be the centrepiece of a new luxury lifestyle brand, thanks to design and machining experts at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC).The sophisticated piece of jewellery is...

New Rotherham coffee outlet planned

Something to perk up coffee lovers. All the signs are pointing to Costa Coffee taking on a yet-to-be-constructed new outlet in Rotherham.Plans were been approved earlier this year for a new a drive thru café / restaurant on land close to the Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP).Harworth Group...

AMRC has best apprentice achievement rates in the region

The latest official figures released by the Education and Skills Funding Agency, show the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre is top...

Charity unveils plans for new multimillion pound facility

Paces, a local charity that specialises in conductive education, has announced plans to build a new purpose-built home on the Waverley development...

AMRC manufacturing 1,000 face visors per week

Thousands of protective face visors to help keep frontline NHS workers safe in the fight against Covid-19 are being made by a...

Award-winning apprentices fly out to Boeing

Two model apprentices, who won big at the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre’s annual awards, have returned from the trip of...

Taste of West Africa comes to Rotherham as local company launches new products

Fula Flavour specialises in products that complement West African cuisine and has expanded with the launch of a new range that will...