Revealed: the roads that gridlock Doncaster

Doncaster transport bosses want to build a major link road to join the A1 to the A19 - and officials see it as a major aspiration.


Business booms at Doncaster glassworks with surge of demand for tonic bottles

With three furnaces each melting 300 tons of glass at temperatures of around 1500C, it can get pretty hot at Ardagh glass.


Ryanair jet bound for Ibiza forced to divert to Paris due to drunk and rowdy passengers

A Ryanair flight from Dublin to Ibiza was forced to divert to France after a disturbance on board involving a number of passengers.


Morrisons launch GIANT steak - and just in time for Father's Day

Yorkshire supermarket Morrisons is providing the nation with the perfect treat to make this year's Father's Day extra special.

Doncaster Sheffield Airport CEO Steve Gill presents the Flybe Belfast Flight Crew with their inaugural flight celebration cake

Belfast flights take off from Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Belfast flights from South Yorkshire take off this weekend with the start of a new Flybe route direct from Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA).

Head off on a cosy staycation at one of these charming inns and B&B's near Sheffield

7 charming inns and B&B's to escape to within an hour of Sheffield

If you're keen to save the pennies but don't want to miss out on a getaway, there are plenty of idyllic spots close to home you can head to for a refreshing break.

First Bus launches New App to purchase tickets with current driver Dane Johnson and former driver Bob Hallam who worked on the buses for 34 years

'Transforming how we pay for our buses could be key to quicker bus travel in Doncaster'

Transforming how we pay for our buses could be key to speeding up services reckon bosses - but more needs to be done to make people aware of how they can pay for travel.

Treat yourself to a refreshing getaway at one of these Airbnb properties with pools around Yorkshire (Photo: Airbnb)

7 luxurious Airbnbs with pools around Yorkshire for less than £125

Pack up your bags and head off for a relaxing break at one of these luxurious Airbnb properties around Yorkshire, all of which boast access to a pool and cost less than £125 per night.


Full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the coming week

Motorists know that roadworks and diversions can cause a nuisance when travelling on the roads.

Enjoy a refreshing weekend escape at one of these properties with pools near Sheffield (Photo: Airbnb)

6 luxurious Airbnbs with pools within an hour of Sheffield

Pack up your bags and head off on a weekend escape at one of these luxurious Airbnb property rentals, which sit within an hour's reach of Sheffield and all boast access to a pool.


How Doncaster firm has kept the Who, the Rolling Stones and Nirvana rocking

Their customer base reads like a list of rock and roll royalty - and business is booming at the Doncaster factory which is the Rolls Royce of the guitar amplifier world.

Food waste composting

Free app that could help Doncaster families reduce £700 of food waste every year

Residents and businesses in Doncaster have discovered a modern way of reducing their food waste with a click of a button.


Retail giant House of Fraser announces Yorkshire closures as part of 31 store cutback

Retailer House of Fraser has announced plans to shut 31 of its 59 stores across the UK and Ireland as part of a rescue deal, impacting around 6,000 jobs.


Heinz Salad Cream could be about to become Sandwich Cream

Food giant Heinz is considering changing the name of its Salad Cream for the first time in 104 years to Sandwich Cream because few customers actually use it on salads.
Roger Topping, pictured with l-r Caroline Adams, credit Control, Nadine Limb, Office and Accounts, Sam Lee, Katy North, both Area sales co-ordinators and Gemma Illman, HR and Payroll co-ordinator

Cruise ships feed boost for Doncaster pie manufacturer Topping's Pies

Last year times were tough for Doncaster pie manufacture Toppings.


COLUMNIST: Will MPs ever be complimentary about farmers?

One of these days I’m going to get a shock. One of these days a politician will stand up and say something complimentary about British farming.


Live: Northern rail chaos revealed as we go out on the trains to force change

Rail travellers across the north have faced disruption ever since a major timetable overhaul was implemented in May.

Ryan Davis, president of Doncaster market traders federation

Future 'still bright' for Doncaster market as traders move with the times

It's one of the biggest employers in Doncaster - and it's got a history of over 800 years of continuous trade.

Robert Hough

Airport could create South Yorkshire's answer to 'Golden Triangle' says boss

Developing Doncaster's airport could create  South Yorkshire's answer the Oxford-Cambridge-London 'golden triangle', believes one if its bosses.

Conservative MP for Brigg and Goole, Andrew Percy

Isle MP calls for eco-friendly petrol

An Isle MP has written to Government Ministers to call for the introduction of a more environmentally friendly petrol which also supports British industry and farming.

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