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Milestone for Doncaster railway project

Enthusiasts trying to re-create a railway engine designed in Doncaster in the 1940s say they have reached a milestone.

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Doncaster Sheffield Airport.

Brexit could open flights to London from Doncaster Sheffield airport

Doncaster Sheffield Airport could gain flights to London after Brexit due to a relaxation of competition laws.

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Sheffield drivers surprise colleague with life-changing bike

Sheffield resident and First Sheffield employee, Sean Gilbert, has been presented with an electric bike by the Mayor of Sheffield, after colleagues from First South Yorkshire and TBF (The Transport Benevolent Fund), rallied together and raised funds to help get him back on his feet, after he was diagnosed with a life-changing illness.

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Search launched for Doncaster’s best young driver aged ten to 17

The search is on for the best drivers from across the country – but unusually, those behind the wheel have to be under 17.

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All Saints Catholic High School, Granville Road is having buses cut from taking children to and from the school as of September next year. Picture: Andrew Roe

Ideal time to bring school buses up to date

The news that the Bright Bus service will come to an end in a few weeks has startled plenty of parents who rely on their green buses.

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A lorry was deemed unsafe after it was spotted near Doncaster

Dangerous lorry spotted by police on South Yorkshire motorway

A lorry deemed as dangerous was spotted by police officers on a South Yorkshire motorway and escorted off.

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Motorcyclist injured in hit-and-run in Doncaster

A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run in Doncaster.

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Doncaster train travellers on track for extra seats and cash-saver fares

Extra seats signal rail deal for Doncaster train travellers

Virgin Trains is creating 850,000-plus extra seats for Doncaster customers with 30,000 additional £14 Saturday cash-saver fares from town to London.

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ROAD CLOSURES AND DIVERSIONS: Details of South Yorkshire highway improvements scheme

Phase 3 of the A61 Birdwell highway improvements scheme works are now underway; the Birdwell Roundabout is undergoing alterations to make it bigger and the next stage of the traffic management plan has begun.

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Station Road, Stainforth

Police close Doncaster road to stage reconstruction of collision

A road in Doncaster has been closed by South Yorkshire Police today while officers stage a reconstruction of a collision.

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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Holders of the new 16-18 Travel Pass will benefit from discounted travel, including 80p single bus fares

Cut-price travel rolled out to more young people in South Yorkshire

Everyone aged 18 and under will now benefit from discounted travel fares in South Yorkshire throughout the year.

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REVEALED: Britain’s most profitable speed cameras, one making £606,400 a year

The nation’s highest earning speed cameras have been revealed, as part of new research from Carole Nash Insurance Consultants - voted the UK’s favourite and best motorcycle insurance broker.

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Police operation to combat motorcyclists riding dangerously and at excessive speeds

Police operation to combat motorcyclists riding dangerously and at excessive speeds

Humberside Police have launched Operation Achilles to combat motorcyclists riding dangerously and at excessive speeds.

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Andrew Snedon, 31, who died in February after being hit by a train

Tributes paid to much loved Doncaster man

Heartfelt tributes have been paid to a Barnburgh man who tragically died at the age of 31 in a railway incident in February.

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Eastern Avenue, Arbourthorne

Investigation into Sheffield bus crash continues

An investigation into a collision involving a bus and a teenage boy in Sheffield is continuing this morning.

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A Doncaster bus service has been cancelled this afternoon, after vandals targeted a bus while it was in operation.

Doncaster service cancelled due to bus vandalism

A Doncaster bus service has been cancelled this afternoon, after vandals targeted a bus while it was in operation.
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The BrightBus fleet has transported thousands of children a day to and from school across South Yorkshire and part of Worksop for nearly 20 years.

BrightBus drivers launch bid to save axed South Yorkshire service that serves 15,000

Bus drivers working on a vital bus service that transports 15,000 South Yorkshire passengers a day say they want to stop the service from being axed in the summer by forming a co-operative.

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More Doncaster bus fares are set to increase from tomorrow, as operator First South Yorkshire brings in their annual price rise.

Doncaster bus fares set to increase from tomorrow

More Doncaster bus fares are set to increase from tomorrow, as operator First South Yorkshire brings in their annual price rise.

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Traffic is currently being held on a South Yorkshire stretch of the M1, following a road traffic collision that took place there earlier this afternoon.

South Yorkshire motorists facing delays due to accident on the M1

Traffic is currently being held on a South Yorkshire stretch of the M1, following a road traffic collision that took place there earlier this afternoon.
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