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Doncaster to be one of three regional night-time children's surgery centres

Doncaster is set to become one of three main night-time regional centres for children's surgery.

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Hospice starlight walkers promised a glow in the dark send off

Hundreds of North Lincolnshire people who have already signed up for a night-time sponsored walk in aid of the local hospice are set for a spectacular UV neon glow send off on Saturday July 8.

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.
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Doncaster previously had a high profile cycling event when the Tour de Yorkshire came to the down

Doncaster set for role in world cycling championship

Doncaster looks set to be a host town for one of the biggest cycling championships in the world.

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Bereaved families offered safe place in Doncaster

A support group to help families who have experienced the loss of a loved one has been set up at Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

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£6,000 donated to robot appeal to thank life-saving neurosurgeon

A Derbyshire man who suffered a massive brain haemorrhage has raised more than £6,300 to thank the neurosurgeon who saved his life.

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Dream come true as Sheffield sling surgery settles into new home

A well-known and much-loved Sheffield sling library has opened its very own premises in the heart of Sheffield city centre.

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Yoga trapeze gets off to a flying start in Sheffield

Yoga students are seeing life from a different perspective as they hang out at Hot Yoga Sheffield’s new Yoga Trapeze classes.

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Sheffield care home receives the praise of CQC inspectors

Sheffield residential care home Housteads has won the praise of the Care Quality Commission for its high standards of support for residents.

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Veterans need specific services to overcome addiction, new Sheffield research reveals

Ex-military personnel who are recovering from alcohol and drug addiction are more likely to succeed in recovery through veteran specific services, new research from Sheffield Hallam University has revealed.

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Charity ball in aid of Sheffield cancer cause

Have a ball in the name of charity at an event in Sheffield this weekend.

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No-show patients hit Doncaster cancer treatment targets

Heath bosses are failing to reach targets for cancer treatment times for patients in Doncaster - because patients fail to turn up for appointments.

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Breathing Space, Rotherham

Changing lives for the better in Rotherham

Tailor-made programmes, exercise classes and support groups have all formed part of the success story of a Rotherham health care facility now celebrating 10 years of service.

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Fran Hoyland (far right, second row) and friends

Sheffield students (and their Head) take the plunge for Fran

Life changed for sixth form student Fran Hoyland the day she woke up from a nap, and found she was paralysed from the waist down.

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Bandanas for Bluebell Wood July 1-7

Sport a bandana for Bluebell Wood hospice

A Bandana Day will brighten up schools, offices and other places next week, and will help sick children.

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Doncaster men take on London to Brighton bike ride to fight heart disease

Around 14,500 cyclists united together in the fight against heart disease for the British Heart Foundation’s (BHF) legendary London to Brighton Bike Ride.

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Doncaster hospital maternity staff member is named star of the month

A member of staff at Doncaster Royal Infirmary’s Maternity department has been named Star of the Month after being nominated by colleagues for consistently going above and beyond.

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Doncaster Royal Infirmary emergency department

£1 million to turn around Doncaster hospital emergency department

Ministers have pledged almost £1 million to try to get a grip on waiting times at the accident and emergency department at Doncaster Royal Infirmary.
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Don’t let food poisoning ruin your summer – be safe

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting Food Safety Week (June 19-25) and is encouraging ‘Safe Summer Eating’.

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Doncaster urgent medical care centre 'must improve'

Doncaster's out of hours urgent medical care centre has been told it must improve.

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