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Working together to extract maximum benefits from HS2

The Department for Transport announcements last month were eagerly awaited by everyone with an interest in HS2, supporters and opponents alike.

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Doncaster Voices: How can Doncaster be put on the map?

Doncaster Voices: How can Doncaster be put on the map?

Welcome to Doncaster Voices, your weekly debate forum. If you want to get involved, submit 150 words with name, title and photo to chris.page@jpress.co.uk. Then your views could appear here next week, when subject is ... “How can we best fill Doncaster’s empty shops?”

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VIDEO: Speedy SIV sales is just the ticket to boost Sheffield economy

A speedy new tickets sales system to help people buy easier and faster at SIV venues - including Sheffield Arena - was outlined today as part of major plans to increase business and boost the city's economy.
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The Wilko store on Haymarket, in Sheffield city centre

Thousands of jobs under threat in major shake-up at Wilko

Thousands of jobs are under threat at discount chain Wilko.

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Free bus travel helps thousands of young people take part in South Yorkshire community programme

This summer thousands of young people from South Yorkshire will benefit from free travel when taking part in the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme in partnership with EFL Trust.

Transport
An artists impression of how the area around Doncaster Station will look under a planned redevelopment

Doncaster Council to buy up two car parks to help regeneration plans

Council bosses have agreed to buy up two Doncaster town centre car parks - as part of its regeneration plans

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WARNING: Mobile speed cameras in place

Safer Roads Humber will have mobile speeds units in place at the following sites next week.

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Changes underway at South Yorkshire piazza - including a 19ft giraffe

Work has started this week on a programme of improvements to the piazza area at north Sheffield’s award winning shopping centre, Fox Valley.

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The train now leaving Doncaster ...

FAST TRACK: Experience Doncaster to York rail trip ... in 90 seconds!

South Yorkshire commuters can travel fast forward in time to celebrate an inter-city operator's big birthday.
Lifestyle

PHOTOS: Eurostar 'power car' which will train next generation of rail engineers arrives in Doncaster

A rare sight greeted residents in Doncaster today as a refurbished Eurostar power car – previously used to carry more than 160 million passengers between the UK and mainland Europe – became the latest arrival at the town’s new world-class further education institution, the National College for High Speed Rail.

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Two of Sheffield’s leading employers sign five-year partnership

Staff skills and job opportunities in the healthcare sector have been given a boost thanks to a new partnership agreement between two of Sheffield’s largest employers.

Education
Sheffield company pairs up with paralympian medallist

Sheffield company pairs up with paralympian medallist

Sheffield-based B Braun Medical Ltd has announced a link-up with a two-time Paralympic table tennis medallist, Ross Wilson.

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Sheffield studio celebrates 15th anniversary with record year of growth

Sheffield studio celebrates 15th anniversary with record year of growth

Award winning Sheffield multi-disciplinary agency Coda Studios is celebrating its 15th anniversary with the announcement of its strongest ever trading year.

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Joinery firm expands business at Sheffield enterprise park

MPH, a specialist joinery firm, has trebled its industrial space at Sheffield’s Holbrook Enterprise Park in order to support the expansion of its thriving business.

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Leading Sheffield logistics firm places faith in youth with apprenticeship schemes

A leading Sheffield logistics firm has placed its faith in local young people by providing a variety of apprenticeship schemes.

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Sheffield is key location for new Travelodge hotel - creating 420 new jobs

Major hotel chain Travelodge has announced it’s looking for its sixth site in Sheffield.

Travel
Passengers using a number of services running through Doncaster rail station are experiencing significant delays this afternoon, due to a broken down train.

Travel delays on Doncaster rail services

Passengers using a number of services running through Doncaster rail station are experiencing significant delays this afternoon, due to a broken down train.

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Council supports plans for new railway services

North Lincolnshire Council supports plans put forward by TransPennine Express and Northern Rail to improve Sunday services between Manchester Airport and Cleethorpes, and some enhancements to the weekday service.

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Veolia boss 'confident' of striking a deal with Sheffield Council over waste contract

A private company which handles Sheffield's waste services is still hopeful of striking a deal with the council - despite concerns that the firm is no longer delivering value for money.

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An artists' impression showing how the new Channel 4 headquarters could look in Sheffield.

Screen Yorkshire supports Leeds Channel 4 bid over Sheffield

Creative industries champion Screen Yorkshire has pledged its support to relocate Channel 4 headquarters to the Leeds City Region rather than Sheffield.

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