In case we in Maltby and Hellaby were in any doubt as to who voted for the closure of children’s centres in Rotherham, the full list of our representatives listed here . Andrews, Astbury, Beaumont, Godfrey, Rushforth
You might be forgiven for thinking that labour councillors have taken the most hypocritical attitude, to the closure of a large number of children’s centres right across Rotherham?
You would be right! There has been a pretence, by many that they were somehow not party to the decision to close them at all!
The decision was made, when the budget came before Council in March. A recorded vote is necessary for this and I reproduce the relevant minute: