Welcome to Rotherham The Unofficial Website. The site it is about the town and borough of Rotherham, it has no connection or allegiance to other organisation. The opinions expressed on these pages are personal. I have tried to cover a variety of subjects about Rotherham of interest to citizens of the town, expatriate Rotherhamites, regular visitors, casual visitors and the just plain surfing. I hope you find something you like.
Rotherham is a metropolitan borough of about 250,000 people in the county of South Yorkshire, England. It is also the town of about 100,000 people which is not unnaturally the centre of the borough. The borough includes suburban areas, rural villages, open countryside and the towns of Dinnington, Maltby and Wath-upon-Dearne.
February 2015 Rotherham Commissioners - Sir Derek Myers, Stella Manzie, Malcolm Newsam, Mary Ney and Julie Kenny have been appointed and will head the council until 31 March 2019.