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Ineos threatens legal action against Clumber Park over fracking survey

Energy firm Ineos is threatening legal action against the National Trust so it can carry out a fracking survey on Clumber Park near Worksop.

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Cusworth Hall near Doncaster
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Four Doncaster green spaces named among best in country

Four of Doncaster’s parks have been recognised as among the best in the country, receiving awards at a prestigious ceremony.

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A lightning bolt over the Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth last night as storms moved up the country toward Yorkshire. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Yorkshire Weather: When will the thunderstorms hit and how severe are they likely to be?

Thunderstorms are continuing to affect parts of Britain, with lightning and heavy downpours expected to hit both the morning and evening rush hours.

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A sea bird flies past the rising sun near the RSPB nature reserve at Bempton Cliffs in Yorkshire. But the weather will turn nasty in the coming days with thunderstorms predicted. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Yorkshire weather: Met Office issues warning as thunderstorms are expected to hit Tuesday and Wednesday

Thunderstorms and potential flooding have been forecast to hit Yorkshire on Wednesday, prompting weather warnings from the Met Office.

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An aerial view of the site of the former Rossington Colliery slag heap as is appears today

Revealed: How a former Doncaster slag heap will become a country park

A former slag heap is finally set to be transformed into a Doncaster beauty spot.

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£600 bill for Doncaster man whose rubbish ended up being flytipped

A Doncaster man who paid a stranger £40 to dispose of his rubbish has ended up having to fork out over £600.

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University of Sheffield to lead on UK wind power technology for the future

The University of Sheffield will lead a £7.6m research project to improve the country’s offshore wind power technologies, it was announced today. (Thursday 13 July 2017)

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The unnamed road in Bentley at its junction with the main road

The Doncaster estate where the streets have no name

It is a corner of Doncaster where the streets have no name.

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South Yorkshire event to celebrate the important role of parks

South Yorkshire event to celebrate the important role of parks

Rotherham is looking forward to celebrating its parks and the role they play in the lives of thousands of local people in ‘Love Parks Week’ which runs from July 14 to 23.

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Rubbish flytipped in Finningley, Doncaster, which has led to a prosecution

PICTURES: The flytipped rubbish which has left a Doncaster man with a suspended jail term after advertising his services on internet

A man who dumped rubbish all across Doncaster after advertising his services on Facebook has been handed a suspended jail term
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People have been jumping off the Don Doors aqueduct on the New Junction Canal, at Kirk Bramwith, Doncaster.

PICTURES: Lives at risk in illegal Doncaster water plunge during heatwave

This is the picture which shows how people are risking their lives again to cool off in open water in Doncaster this summer.

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Doncaster magistrates court

Facebook flytipper could be jailed for 'significant' dumping across Doncaster

A man is facing a possible jail sentence after advertising his services on Facebook and flytipping rubbish across Doncaster.

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Weather: Warm temperatures to return this week

Weather: Warm temperatures to return this week

After a cool start to the week, warm temperatures will return to Yorkshire.

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The summer is about to make a comeback in Yorkshire

Yorkshire weather: Sunshine to end the week

We should be able to enjoy some sunshine this week in Yorkshire after a miserable week of torrential rain.

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Rain it Otley

Yorkshire weather: Wet and windy but good news for the weekend

It's felt like October for the last few days with heavy showers and falling temperatures in stark contrast to the recent heatwave.

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PICTURE: Cute little kestrel chicks are laid at Conisbrough Castle

Feathered friends have taken up a pretty impressive residence in South Yorkshire recently.

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Potteric Carr

South Yorkshire wildlife haven gets £5,000 funding boost

A wildlife haven in South Yorkshire has received a £5,000 funding boost.
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The former girls grammar school at Waterdale

BREAKING: Library and museum could move to £15m landmark building built around former Doncaster girls school

Doncaster's library and museum could be transformed in a major new building built around the borough's landmark former girls school at Waterdale.

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Rain clouds have been sweeping across Yorkshire (Image: Met Office)

Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

What a difference a week makes.

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Bentley Park

Parks and playgrounds boost hope for former Doncaster pit village

Youngsters in a former Doncaster mining village could be set for a boost for their parks, playgrounds and sports facilities.

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