Wolves 1-0 Rotherham. By Simon Williams at Molineux
Monday 13th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
VICTIMS of child sex abuse in Rotherham have made an impassioned plea to Home Secretary Amber Rudd to stop the fascist English Defence League (EDL) exploiting their suffering to justify hatred.
The EDL staged another police-protected “national” demonstration in South...
Monday 27th Feb 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
A YORKSHIRE pub licensee confirmed yesterday that he would not serve right-wing thugs who regularly descend on Rotherham to spread their hateful message.
The decision is a victory for local anti-racists who called on Bridge Inn licensee Tony Watson and the Old Mill Brewery to close the...
Saturday 2nd Apr 2016
SEVEN people were arrested at the weekend when thugs from the English Defence League (EDL) descended on Rotherham.
The demonstration was the 12th far-right protest targeting the South Yorkshire town in the last two years.
But with only about 70 EDL protesters taking part,...
Monday 28th Mar 2016
Rotherham terminated the contract of midfielder Simon Lenighan yesterday after an internal investigation.
The 21-year-old was suspended by the Millers in early December, just a week after signing for the club, after being convicted of assaulting three women — in which he...
Friday 5th Feb 2016
Cops ‘not protecting’ community from far-right opportunists
Tuesday 27th Oct 2015
A 16-YEAR-OLD Asian youth was being treated for head injuries yesterday after an attack in Rotherham, South Yorkshire.
The vicious assault took place at 1.10pm on Wednesday.
It follows the death on August 10 of an 81-year-old Rotherham Asian man, Mushin Ahmed, who was attacked...
Friday 11th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
by Our News Desk
A TINY fraction of the more than 1,400 people sexually exploited in Rotherham as children have come forward for help, a lawyer representing survivors said yesterday.
David Greenwood represents 58 women and girls who were subjected to sexual abuse by...
Monday 24th Aug 2015
SOUTH Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) said yesterday that he still did not fully understand how “police could turn away from young girls who were being exploited” in Rotherham.
Dr Alan Billings became PCC when his predecessor Shaun Wright was forced to...
SOUTH Yorkshire Police still needs “major improvements” to its child protection procedures following the child sex grooming scandal in Rotherham, inspectors said yesterday.
Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary raised “serious concerns” in September...
Tuesday 21st Jul 2015