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Troubled bus company confirms Sheffield school service is to be withdrawn TOMORROW

A bus service which transports children to a Sheffield secondary school will run for the last time tomorrow, it was confirmed today.
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Milestone for Doncaster railway project

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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Jenni Evans is badly injured in a Thai hospital

Yorkshire woman, 22, who 'could lose leg' after Thailand motorbike crash in race against time to raise £100,000

The family of a 22-year-old Yorkshire woman fear she may lose her leg unless £100,000 can be raised to fly her home after being involved in a motorbike accident in Thailand.
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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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Greystones Road. Picture: Google Maps.

BREAKING: Busy Sheffield road closed due to 'incident'

A busy Sheffield road is currently closed in both directions due to an ongoing 'incident'.
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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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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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Railway news at Sheffield open meeting

An open meeting will update on news at the May 23 AGM of the Friends of Dore and Totley Station. Guest speaker at the Totley Library, 7.30pm meeting will be Richard Isaac of Northern Railway, on plans to increase services and improve trains.

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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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A major road near Sheffield is currently closed in both directions due to an accident.

Major road near Sheffield closed due to accident

A major road near Sheffield is currently closed in both directions due to an accident.

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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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Rail passengers have been hit by long delays today, after a freight train derailed near Sheffield.

Sheffield train derailment caused chaos for passengers

Rail passengers have been hit by long delays today, after a freight train derailed near Sheffield.

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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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Gogglebox's Sandra Martin was among those who supported the fundraiser in memory of Jasmyn Chan

Gogglebox's Sandra among hundreds who supported fundraiser in memory of Sheffield schoolgirl Jasmyn Chan

Family, friends and celebrities turned out this afternoon to support a fundraiser in memory of a tragic Sheffield teenager who was killed in a hit-and-run crash three years ago this week.

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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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