Town Centre News

Forge Island celebrates latest milestone at formal 'popping' out ceremony

18th January 2024

Landmark leisure destination in Rotherham forges ahead as build programme for Forge Island enters final phase

5th January 2024

Rotherham market and library development new look revealed

3rd January 2024

Relocation of Rotherham Outdoor Market

6th November 2023

Demolition works a step forward in markets redevelopment

13th October 2023

New bridge lifted into place at Forge Island marks major milestone for Rotherham’s new landmark leisure destination  

19th June 2023

School children name town centre cranes as work forges ahead on landmark Rotherham scheme

16th June 2023

Cabinet pledges their commitment to Corporation Street redevelopment ​

13th June 2023

Forging a new link between nature and the heart of the town centre

2nd June 2023

Demolition on Former Wilkos Site Begins

11th May 2023

Improving safety in Rotherham Town Centre

25th April 2023

New Forge Island Bridge Will Provide Link to Rotherham's Past, Present and Future

29th March 2023

Forge Island sold out following The Rustic Pizza Co deal

27th February 2023

Cabinet set to approve compulsory purchase order for former night club

11th January 2023

Ground works begin on Rotherham's flagship Forge Island development

9th November 2022

Forging Ahead - Cabinet Set to Kick-start Flagship Leisure Development

10th October 2022

Businesses Invited to Bid for Rotherham Markets Tender

4th October 2022

Latest brand signs up at Forge Island

3rd October 2022

Thistle Group Deal Brings Four New Food Brands to Rotherham’s Forge Island

30th September 2022

Digging into the past uncovers Forge Island’s rich history (Partner Release)

2nd September 2022

University Centre Rotherham Students Produce Wentworth Woodhouse Event

28th June 2022

Town Centre housing transformation underway

7th June 2022

Pub demolition marks start of Rotherham markets improvement

9th May 2022

Riverside Gardens - have your say

3rd May 2022

What's on as part of the UEFA women's euro 2022 festival

May 2022

National Roadshow Celebrating Uefa Women’s Euro 2022 Set to Visit Rotherham as Tournament Excitement Builds

April 2022

Young people across Rotherham celebrate Children's Capital of Culture launch festival

February 2022

Rotherham to host cultural programme for UEFA Women's Euro 2022

February 2022

Get a kick out of knitting

February 2022

Spotlight on Rotherham as Children's Capital of Culture Programme Launched

February 2022

First home in £30m+ town centre housing development is open

February 2022

Rotherham Council's bid for almost £40million from the Levelling Up Fund successful

October 2021

Work begins on new town centre flood defence

October 2021

Volunteer at the UEFA Women's Euro 2022 in Rotherham

October 2021

Deal exchanged to bring 69-room Travelodge to Forge Island

September 2021

Work progressing on town centre developments

July 2021

Two public consultations go live on Rotherham cycling

July 2021

Rotherham bids for levelling up fund

June 2021

£31.6 million Towns Fund win for Rotherham

June 2021

£12.6M Boost for Rotherham Town Centre given go-ahead

May 2021

Demolition work set to change town centre footprint

May 2021

Bridgegate public space transformation complete

May 2021

Park For Free At Weekends In Rotherham Town Centre

April 2021

Work to Start on College Street Public Realm

March 2021

Rotherham to Benefit From £67 Million Regional Funding Boost

March 2021

Plans for more new open spaces in Rotherham Town Centre

March 2021

Work progressing on demolition of former Primark building

February 2021

The Arc Cinema signs up at Rotherham's Forge Island

January 2021

Plans for new open spaces in Rotherham Town Centre

November 2020

Plans to change look of Rotherham High Street

November 2020

Demolition of Riverside Precinct set to be considered as part of Forge Island Regeneration

November 2020

Rotherham's final site cluster development completes

October 2020

Virtual consultation underway for Rotherham's Towns Fund

September 2020

Work to start on new look town centre open spaces

September 2020

Changes to town centre car parks

July 2020

New town Centre leisure plans forging ahead

June 2020

Rotherham river revitalised

June 2020

First phase of upgrade to College Road Roundabout complete

April 2020

£30 million housing boost for Rotherham Town Centre

March 2020

Westgate Chambers transformation enters second phase

March 2020

Rotherham Council submits vision for Future High Streets Fund Bid

February 2020

Housing Developer Summit showcases Council's plans for Housing

January 2020

The sound of progress rings from Forge Island

January 2020

Councillors to consider plans to improve look and feel of Town Centre

December 2019

New look Open Spaces to complement Town Centre living and leisure

October 2019

£200k road repairs for Rotherham Town Centre

October 2019

Tram Train scheme wins global award

October 2019

New electric vehicle charging points launched at Rotherham Interchange

October 2019

New homes set to breathe new life into Rotherham Town Centre

October 2019

Phase one works underway on Forge Island

October 2019