Police plea after woman dies after Yorkshire robbery

Police are appealing for two witnesses to come forward after a woman died following a robbery at a newsagents.

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Woman, 64, dies seven weeks after attack during robbery at Rotherham newsagents

Woman, 64, dies seven weeks after attack during robbery at Rotherham newsagents

A WOMAN who police believe was attacked during a robbery at a newsagents in Rotherham last month has died in hospital.

Rotherham Titans head coach Justin Burnell. (Picture: Scott Merrylees)

London Welsh v Rotherham Titans: Thomas joins Titans’ Gloucester brigade

Dan Thomas, a former Wales under-20s captain, has become the sixth Gloucester player to join Rotherham Titans on a dual-registration deal.

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Ex-Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Kenny Jackett has become the new boss of Rotherham United.

Rotherham United appoint Kenny Jackett as manager

ROTHERHAM UNITED have appointed Kenny Jackett as the club’s new manager.

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CCTV images captured during betting shop armed robbery are released

CCTV images captured during betting shop armed robbery are released

CCTV images captured during an armed robbery at a betting shop have been released by detectives hunting for suspects.

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid

After child sex scandals, Rotherham council gets its powers back to license taxis

Rotherham council is to regain taxi licensing powers, ministers have announced, in the latest indication the Government is prepared to ease back on special measures in the town.

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GONE: Rotherham United have sacked manager Alan Stubbs.  Picture Tony Johnson

Rotherham United sack manager Alan Stubbs

ROTHERHAM UNITED have sacked manager Alan Stubbs following the club’s fraught start to the Championship campaign - and are now searching for their fifth boss in 13 months.

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Millers manager Alan Stubbs.

Under pressure: Alan Stubbs determined to stop the rot at Rotherham United

ALAN STUBBS insists he is not worried about his job despite seeing his Rotherham United side slip to a sixth successive defeat in a 4-2 reverse at Birmingham City.

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Danny Ward scored one of Rotherham's two goals at St Andrew's.  Picture: Tony Johnson

Birmingham City 4 Rotherham United 2: Defensive lapses cost struggling Millers dearly

THE PRESSURE increased on Rotherham United manager Alan Stubbs last night as his team fell to a ninth Championship defeat of the season at St Andrews.

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Convicted in Rotherham: Mohammed Whied, Waleed Ali, Asif Ali, Sageer Hussain, Ishtiaq Khaliq

Police failures could let Rotherham abuse happen again says schools watchdog

Police failures to take child protection seriously could lead to a repeat of the horrifying abuse scandals seen in Rotherham and Oxford, the chief inspector of schools has claimed.

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Sageer Hussain appeared on Channel 4 News, the court heard. Picture: YouTube

Tip of an iceberg: The mountain of Rotherham child grooming cases still on the books

The convictions of Sageer Hussain and his associates have brought to an end one high-profile police investigation into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham - but the National Crime Agency’s (NCA) huge inquiry, potentially involving hundreds of alleged victims and perpetrators, is still just beginning.

Some of the defendants arrive at court on the opening day of the trial

A decade after police did nothing, eight men found guilty over catalogue of child sex offences in Rotherham

Eight men, including two brothers and two of their cousins, have been found guilty of all 19 counts against them of sexually abusing three teenage girls in Rotherham more than a decade ago.

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Rotherham United manager Alan Stubbs.

Norwich 3 Rotherham 1: ‘We are no quitters,’ claims Millers chief

Rotherham manager Alan Stubbs felt his side had given a decent account of themselves despite sliding to a fifth defeat on the trot.

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Matthew Wood will spend 14 years in prison and a further eight on licence.  Pic: South Yorkshire Police.

Rotherham man jailed for sexually abusing women and girls

A 24-year-old man will spend 14 years in prison for sexually abusing five women and girls, including some who had disabilities, in South Yorkshire.

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Uyen Thi Luong is believed to have been missing for more than two weeks.

Search for missing Rotherham woman

Police in Rotherham are seeking the public’s help following the disappearance of a woman from the Broom Grove area of the town.

Landlord fined under property licensing scheme

Landlord fined under property licensing scheme

A landlord has been prosecuted after he failed to license his two rental properties in a South Yorkshire town.


Dashcam video shows clown running towards car in Rotherham

This terrifying footage shows the moment a clown walked into the path of a driver and stood waving in the middle of a dark road - before running AT the car.

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Owen Russell after the attack

These clowns are no joke says injured Rotherham teen

A teenage boy attacked in a ‘clown’ prank has warned that people could die as the craze sweeps the country.


Sale of old supermarket gets green light in Rotherham revamp

A new leisure quarter for Rotherham town centre is on the cards after councillors agreed to buy a former supermarket site.

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Britain First protestors on the streets of Rotherham in September last year

Racist marchers outnumbered by Asian protestors in Rotherham pub, court hears

A GROUP of right-wing protesters who were shouting “vile racist abuse” after a demonstration in Rotherham “got rather more than they bargained for” when violence broke out in the centre of the town, a court has heard.

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