Local stories for Wickersley

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...
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Rotherham villages included in Openreach’s largest ever “hard to reach” full fibre build

Openreach has outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable full fibre broadband available to homes and businesses in market towns and villages, including in Rotherham. Wickersley and Thurcroft are on the list and will be upgraded by Openreach without taxpayer subsidy. It's hoped having access...

Work underway on new Rotherham restaurant

Work has got underway on a new bar / restaurant in the popular Rotherham village of Wickersley.It comes just as Rotherham Council approve new powers that could limit the number of new or varied alcohol licences being granted in the area.The latest venue is at the former...

Cyane putting Rotherham on the map

Cyane Robinson, an A-Level student who received her exam results last summer, has recently been awarded an Excellence in Geography award by...

Rotherham youngster signs first pro deal – with Manchester United

Football prospect Jacob Carney has grabbed his opportunity with both hands and signed his first professional contract with Manchester United.

Soccer stars show off skills in toilet roll challenge

MyRotherham has put together a quick collection of our favourite videos of footballers staying safe at home and taking part in the "toilet roll challenge." With most of the world's top leagues currently suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, footballers from around the globe...