Travel chaos on Doncaster trains to continue until 'end of service'

Extensive travel delays on Doncaster train services caused by overhead wire problems are now expected to continue until the 'end of service'.
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WARNING: Motorists are experiencing delays on the M18 after a lorry fire

Motorists are still experiencing delays on the M18 and also the M180 after a lorry fire which happened this morning.


Cancer Research UK internship opportunities for Doncaster residents

Doncaster people keen to support the world’s leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research can now boost their career prospects by taking on a voluntary internship with Cancer Research UK.

The building site for the Sheffield Ikea, with Meadowhall shopping centre in the background

VIDEO: It’s off to work we go- building begins for Sheffield Ikea

More than fifteen years after the first proposals were made, a £60million project has begun to build an Ikea near Meadowhall Retail Park in Sheffield.
Concerns over children's mobile devices use

Most parents think mobiles have negative effect on kids' learning

Three quarters of parents are worried that using phones, tablets and games consoles is affecting their children’s performance at school.

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Sir Richard Branson with Virgin Trains' new Azuma

DRIVING AMBITION: 15,000-plus apply for South Yorkshire rail jobs

Response to a firm recruiting first class folk from the region for £57,000 a year train driver roles is Virgin on the unprecedented.
ERS Gold Awards 2016 at the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

Prince William’s backing to help former soldiers back to work in Doncaster

Prince William has given royal backing to work in Doncaster to help ex-soldiers into work.

Doncaster campaigners are pictured outside Downing Street before handing in the petitions and letters of objection to HS2.

Protesters take Doncaster’s HS2 fight to Downing Street

Campaigners fighting plans to route the HS2 rail line through Doncaster and the Dearne have taken the fight to Downing Street.

Sir Nigel Knowles, chair of the SCRs Local Enterprise Board, has revealed a major plan to boost the regions economy.

£28bn funding bid to create 70,000 jobs and 6,000 businesses in Sheffield City Region

A £28billion plan to underpin the economic growth of the Sheffield City Region - creating 70,000 jobs and 6,000 businesses - has been unveiled by business leaders.

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Self employed suffering

Self-employed earning less than 20 years ago

Members of Britain’s self-employed workforce are earning less money now than they were two decades ago, according to new research.

DB Schenker, Lakeside Business Park Carolina Way, Doncaster. Picture: Marie Caley NSST 22-06-15 DB Schenker MC 1

900 jobs under threat at Doncaster firm

One of Doncaster’s largest employers has announced plans to axe nearly 900 jobs.

The proposed site on Mere Lane between Armthorpe and Edenthorpe where 650 houses are to be built. Picture: Andrew Roe

Hundreds object to plans for 650 homes on Doncaster fields

Proposals for a controversial scheme to build 650 homes in fields in Doncaster could be approved today - despite hundreds of objections.

Doncaster Aerial Pictures. Doncaster Dome.

Dome’s pool to close for two months for £1million refit

One of Doncaster’s most popular leisure attractions is set to shut for a £1 million refit.

Susan Jordan Chief Executive.St Leger Homes of Doncaster Ltd.

Doncaster housing bosses issue safety promises

Doncaster housing bosses have pledged to make sure all its tenants feel safe in their homes in a list of promises.

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Vote for The Sheffield Smile finalists at this year's Hospitality Sheffield Awards 2016

VOTE: Sheffield Smile Award finalists - who gets YOUR vote?

One of these beaming Sheffield hospitality workers really will have lots to smile about...
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People with sight loss in Sheffield invited to free online skills session

Blind and partially sighted people in Sheffield are invited to attend a free online basic skills session to help them get online and benefit from technology.

EXCLUSIVE: How IVA could answer your debt SOS

EXCLUSIVE: How IVA could answer your debt SOS

A Sheffield stonemason's cast study highlights how such schemes could offer PayPlan lifeline.

New network created to help young people start their film careers

A brand new nationwide initiative,The Young Film Programmers Network (YFPN), has launched to provide young people with opportunities to kick-start their careers.

Andrew Jones

South Yorkshire pupils given money management lessons

Pupils at Wath Comprehensive School in Rotherham were taught valuable lessons in saving, spending and how best to manage their money at a recent workshop organised by The Money Charity and HML, Computershare’s Yorkshire-based mortgage servicing company.

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Park ranger Mikael Trewick.

Doncaster conservationist lands dream job

A keen conservationist has landed his dream job as an assistant park ranger at Marsden Moor and Hardcastle Crags near Doncaster.

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