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Character and desire: How Rotherham United owner Tony Stewart plans to find the right man for the job

TONY STEWART has been here before – many times, in fact.

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The M1 in South Yorkshire

Roadworks speed limits scrapped in trial to beat Yorkshire M-way gridlock

Faster speed limits beside motorway roadworks are being trialled on a stretch of the M1 in South Yorkshire to beat delays while routes are improved and repaired.

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Burton 2 Rotherham Utd 1: Emotions run high for Millers’ caretaker boss Paul Warne

Burton 2 Rotherham Utd 1: Emotions run high for Millers’ caretaker boss Paul Warne

Paul Warne was holding back the tears after his first game as Rotherham’s caretaker manager ended in defeat.

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Rotherham's George Tressider plays out in Saturday's defeat to London Irish. Picture courtesy of Simon Hall.

Rotherham Titans 10 London Irish 38: Prolific Tommy Bell signals the end to Titans’ sturdy challenge

Rotherham Titans’ improving set of forwards prevented a battering at Clifton Lane where the Championship leaders won by five tries to one.

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Rotherham United's caretaker manager Paul Warne. (Picture: Scott Merrylees)

Burton Albion v Rotherham United: Millers have now got that loving feeling

AFTER Rotherham United’s players were left high and dry following Monday’s sudden departure of Kenny Jackett, the faith shown in them since by Paul Warne has provided a welcome “breath of fresh air”.

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Corie Adams, 18, who has admitted "hideous" sex crimes against seven teenage girls in Rotherham

Rotherham pervert who abused seven teens is jailed for nine years

A PERVERT who carried out a string of “prolific and incredibly shocking” sex crimes in Rotherham has been jailed for nine years.

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Corie Adams, 18, who has admitted "hideous" sex crimes against seven teenage girls in Rotherham

Rotherham sex abuser may have had more victims, police say

AN 18-year-old man who has admitted “hideous” sex crimes against seven teenage girls in Rotherham may have had other victims, police said last night.

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Attempted robbery on man walking home from work

A man suffered facial injuries as he was the victim of an attempted robbery while walking home from work in Rotherham.

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Tigers captain Michael Dawson celebrates scoring the equaliser against West Bromwich. 
Picture Tony Johnson.

Pointers from weekend for Tigers, Millers, Leeds, Owls, Reds and Rovers

IT was an interesting weekend of Yorkshire football, for sure - with introspection for some and positivity and relief afforded for others.

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Rotherham United's Tom Adeyemi. (Picture: Tony Johnson)

Rotherham United v Leeds United: Adeyemi looking to establish roots with Millers

SPEAKING to Tom Adeyemi, you get the unmistakable impression that he is a laid-back, polite and unassuming sort of lad.

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Leeds United's Garry Monk.

Rotherham United v Leeds United: Anfield trip last thing on Leeds players’ minds – Monk

GARRY MONK insists no Leeds United minds will be wandering towards Tuesday’s League Cup glamour tie at Liverpool until after today’s derby.

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Leeds United's Clarke Carlisle his the crossbar three times against Rotherham United in November 2004 (Pictures: Dan Oxtoby)

Millers’ tale: Can McIntosh magic keep Rotherham afloat against Leeds United?

CUT adrift and deep in the relegation quicksand ahead of a televised home fixture with Leeds United in the final throes of autumn, Rotherham United have been here before.

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Rotherham town centre

Uncovered: The stack of ‘police failings’ over child grooming in South Yorkshire

THE police watchdog is carrying out 187 investigations into possible failings by police in their handling of historical child sex abuse cases - more than a quarter of them in South Yorkshire, it has been reported.

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Martek_Drones_1: Drone technology from Martek Drones.
Martek_Drones_2: Drone technology from Martek Drones.

Yorkshire drone firm signs €10m deal to tackle pollution

A Rotherham-based company has landed a multi-million euro contract to utilise its innovative drone technology to monitor pollution in Europe’s waters.

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Guilty: Rotherham councillor who squeezed woman’s bottom as her husband looked on

A LABOUR councillor in Rotherham has been found guilty of grabbing a female senior council official’s bottom and squeezing it with both hands.

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Rotherham United are 11 points adrift of safety

Derby County 3 Rotherham United 0: Kenny Jackett now desperate to cure defensive ills

PROBLEMS grow for the Millers after their 12th defeat from 17 games.

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Feed the Goat: Shaun Goater, pictured sliding to win the ball, scored in normal play and in a shootout as Rotherham won the famous old competitions first ever penalty shootout.

Bygones: Pickering stays ice cool as Goater’s goals in normal time and the shootout helped earn Rotherham a slice of FA Cup history

LOVE them or hate them, penalty shoot-outs are now an established part of the footballing landscape.

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Alexis Jay produced a report on child sexual exploitation in Rotherham

Sex abuse inquiry ‘lurching from disaster to disaster’, says Yorkshire MP

MPs have questioned the leadership of the beleaguered national inquiry into child sexual abuse after one of the country’s largest victims’ groups announced it was withdrawing from what it described as “an “unpalatable circus”.

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Sir Norman Bettison resigned as West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable in 2012

Bettison: Police refused to drop platinum theft probe because of backlash fears

Sir Norman Bettison has accused his former employer South Yorkshire Police of unnecessarily prolonging an investigation into an allegation that he tried to sell stolen platinum because it was “fearful of a backlash” in the aftermath of the Hillsborough Independent Panel report.

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Police are looking for missing teenager Tianna Henson. It is believed she has travelled up to Sheffield but could now be in the Rotherham or Humberside areas.

Have you seen missing teenager Tianna Henson?

Police are looking for information on the whereabouts of a missing teenage girl who has not been seen since the early hours of Sunday morning.

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