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Students rush for places at Doncaster’s HS2 college

A minister has told MPs that Doncaster’s national College for High Speed Rail has been inundated with prospective students.

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First Bus donates around £9,000 worth of advertising space across its vehicles to Prostate Cancer UK

Eye catching posters on the sides and interiors of many First buses across Yorkshire will help raise awareness of prostate cancer over the coming months.

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Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

As storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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Doncaster Sheffield Airport. Picture: Chris Etchells

#FlyDSA: “My house to Paris in just three hours - I was amazed!”

Emma Loughlin was blown away by her first experience flying from Doncaster Sheffield Airport.

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From Left to Right: Roger Morton, Construction Manager, Willmott Dixon  Scott Cardwell, Assistant Director of Development at Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council  Jill Guthrie, Senior BIM Manager at Willmott Dixon  Anthony Dillon, Regional Managing Director at Willmott Dixon  Mayor Ros Jones  Andrew Jones MP, Transport Minister  John Austin, British Steel  Clair Mowbray, CEO, National College for High Speed Rail

Doncaster HS2 rail college students set for cash boost

Transport Minister Andrew Jones visited the National College for High Speed Rail - and pledged help for students.

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Winning association: Doncaster station deputy team leader Lindsey Hudson united with Rovers' hot shot John Marquis

RAIL ROVERS: Travel team's South Yorkshire football club support is the rail deal

Doncaster Rovers are now in league with Virgin Trains, whose footy-friendly stance gives supporters chance to enjoy first class match day to remember.
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Chance to win flights to Bejing when Chinese film festival comes to Sheffield

Manchester Airport, in partnership with Hainan Airlines, is launching a Chinese film festival that will travel to Sheffield on March 2 to celebrate film and culture from China.

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CCTV and new ticket vending machine to be installed at railway station

Improvements to rail services across the region are on track after a meeting hosted by Isle MP Andrew Percy recently.

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Ed Miliband was runner-up in the local MP stakes.

Debate: Doncaster MP takes battle against HS2 plan to Parliament

Doncaster MP Ed Miliband last night took the battle against proposals to take HS2 through Doncaster to Parliament.

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HS2 Meadowhall option still on table, minister tells debate

HS2 Meadowhall option still on table, minister tells debate

Transport minister Andrew Jones says the planned Meadowhall route for HS2 still remains on the table, after questions in parliament early today.

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Passengers threaten violence onboard delayed train near Sheffield

Train passengers threatened violence after been trapped in carriages near Sheffield for more than four hours because of a signal failure.
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Doncaster taxi driver aims to reduce road accidents with book launch

A taxi driver from Doncaster is aiming to reduce the number of accidents on Britain’s roads with his new book ‘Driving Without Tears’.

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Did you witness the accident in Chapeltown this morning?

Pedestrian, 25, suffers serious head injury during Sheffield collision

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision in Sheffield this morning, during which a 25-year-old pedestrian suffered a serious head injury.

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Councillor Cynthia Ransome

Doncaster councillor calling people to make views known on HS2

A Doncaster councillor is urging residents to make their views known on high speed rail while they still have the chance.

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Police probe underway into death

BREAKING: Pedestrian killed on South Yorkshire level crossing

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a train on a level crossing in Doncaster.

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The canoe was discovered between junctions 30 and 29 in Derbyshire, with Highways England describing the objectas 'unusual debris'.

Runaway canoe left in fast lane of M1 causes traffic chaos

Traffic on the M1 just outside South Yorkshire was brought to a standstill this morning, as traffic officers removed a canoe that had been left in the fast lane.

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The accident was on the A18 Tudworth Road in Thorne at the M180 junction earlier this morning.

Accident causing delays on major Doncaster road

Motorists travelling on a major Doncaster road are experiencing significant delays, following a road traffic collision.

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Part of Langsett Road was closed by police following a road traffic collision

Sheffield accident led to road closure

A stretch of a major Sheffield road was closed by police in the early hours of this morning following a road traffic collision.

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Major delays on South Yorkshire stretch of motorway due to accident

Major delays on South Yorkshire stretch of motorway due to accident

Motorists travelling on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway are experiencing significant delays, due to a road traffic collision.

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