• Convicted paedophile pleads guilty to further sex offences

    20180914-sex-offender.jpg #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: September 14, 2018 11:12:06 AM An already paedophile has admitted more sexual offences against a 13-year-old boy in Rotherham. Kieron Young (27), of HMP Doncaster, pleaded guilty at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday (Thursday) to committing sexual offences against the boy in 2009. Young, formerly of St Mary’s View, Greasbrough, »more

  • Wath Montgomery Road 1991

    THE QUEEN OF VILLAGES Looking along Montgomery Road in Wath-upon-Dearne 1991 Here is another uploaded picture from our numerous archived collections. You can SHARE all our community posts and images. Tell your friends and family to join in and be sure to post your news, events and most of all, your comments to any of »more

  • Clifton Park tennis courts reopen

    Latest news in Yorkshire: April 08, 2019 12:30:28 PM #wathupondearne After a year in the making Rotherham Council opens its new tennis and basketball courts at Clifton Park. The new facilities at Clifton Park, which include three tennis courts and a brand new basketball court, were opened at 10.30am on Saturday 6 April by Councillor »more

  • HS2 demolition toll rises in Mexborough

    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: October 14, 2018 01:55:35 PM It’s been revealed that more Mexborough homes are in line for demolition under HS2 than previously planned, according to new documents which have outraged the town’s councillors. Earlier plans showed 19 houses near the River Don would be knocked down to make way for the »more

  • 9 years for sexually abusive Taxi driver

    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: October 14, 2018 01:52:43 PM A Taxi driver who sexually abused a vulnerable teenage girl living in a care home has been jailed for nine years. Darren Hyett (54), of Broom Chase, Rotherham, was jailed at Sheffield Crown Court today (Friday) after being convicted of three counts of sexual activity »more

  • Did you witness motorcycle collision in Wath?

    20180904-LATEST-NEWS-WATH.jpg Latest news in Yorkshire: September 04, 2018 12:26:03 PM Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision in Wath-Upon-Dearne. At around 2.25pm on Saturday 1 September, it is reported the rider of a motorcycle lost control and collided with a metal bike prevention gate on parkland near to »more

  • 12-month community order for Rotherham burglar

    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: October 14, 2018 01:42:41 PM A burglar who broke into a town centre block of flats has been given a 12-month community order. Michael Plant (25), of Nelson Street, Rotherham, was sentenced at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Thursday (11) for breaking into the Old Market residential complex on Market Street, »more

  • Sheffield student’s MDMA death: Dealers are jailed

    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: October 14, 2018 01:35:27 PM A drug dealer and her supplier have been jailed for providing MDMA to a university student who died. Joana Burns, 22, died after taking the Class A drug, also known as ecstasy, on a night out in Sheffield to celebrate finishing her maths degree in »more

  • E-fit released in connection to Rotherham robbery

    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: October 14, 2018 12:39:37 PM Detectives investigating the robbery of a charity shop in Dinnington have released an e-fit image of a man they need your help to identify. At around 3.30pm on Monday 8 October, it was reported that a man entered the Salvation Army on Laughton Road, threatened »more


    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: Published February 20, 2019 04:25:02 PM Article from 29th August 1905 Joseph Sagar, of Wombwell Main, Barnsley, was accidentally shot near the Wath-on- Dearne Volunteer Depot last night. He had accompanied… =================== See our yorkshire photography: https://wath-on-dearne.com/wathondearne/around-the-dearne-valley/ [status draft] [tags news, 1905, wombwell, community, shot]


    #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: Published February 20, 2019 02:48:28 PM Article of 10th October 1904 A fire which broke out in a chemist’s shop at Wath-on-Dearne, Yorks, has been put out with soda-water. The chemist seized a ca… =================== See our yorkshire photography: https://wath-on-dearne.com/wathondearne/around-the-dearne-valley/ [status draft] [tags news, 1904, dearne, community, wath]

  • Witnesses to Burngreave assault urged to come forward

    20160617-POLICE-APPEAL.jpg #wathupondearne Latest news in Yorkshire: September 14, 2018 02:42:31 PM Police investigating an incident in which a 43-year-old man was left seriously injured are asking witnesses to come forward. At around 6.10pm last night (Thursday 13 September), emergency services were called to the back of Tesco on Spital Hill, following reports that the man »more

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