The Rotherham Federation Staff Awards were presented at the RMBC Tenant Conference on Wednesday 5th July 2017 at New York Stadium. A lot of nominations were received reflecting some of the excellent work undertaken by Housing Staff at RMBC and housing repairs contractors Mears and Fortem. All the awards were nominated by Rotherham Council tenants and presented by the Mayor, Cllr Eve Rose.
The Mayor of Rotherham Cllr Eve Rose presented Community Groups and Tenants and Residents Association(TARA) with awards and cash prizes at the Tenant Conference on Wednesday 5th July 2017 at New York Stadium.
The funeral of Peter Collins Chair of RotherFed between 2006 and 2015 was held on Thursday 18th May 2017 at Rotherham Crematorium.
10 small grants totalling £1510 were approved by the Thurcroft Big Local grants panel on Wednesday 5th April 2017.
127 people attended the Annual General Meeting of Rotherham Federation of Communities (RotherFed) on Tuesday 30th March 2017 at Springwell Gardens Community Centre.
RotherFed's tenant scrutiny review has now been completed. There are 13 recommendations for action have been made by the Tenant Scrutiny Panel.
Thurcroft Hub held a successful opening ceremony on Friday 10th March 2017. The Big Local Partnership and the Thurcroft Institute and Recreation Ground (TIRG) have been working together over the last couple of years to make this project happen. This brand new sports venue will bring much improved and needed sporting facilities to the local community.
Women and men,girls and boys from all over Rotherham came together on Saturday 11th February 2017 in All Saints Square for a flash mob dance to raise awareness of domestic violence against women across the globe.