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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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Photograph by Richard Walker / www.imagenorth.net

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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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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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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The scene on the M1 following the accident

UPDATE: Carriageway still closed on South Yorkshire stretch of motorway after three vehicle crash

A carriageway on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway remains closed, following a three-vehicle collision that took place earlier today.

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Photo caption: Flybe crew with Chris Harcombe, Doncaster Sheffield Airports head of aviation development, centre left.

Flybe link with Doncaster Sheffield Airport helped boost passenger growth

A partnership with airline Flybe has helped Doncaster Sheffield Airport break passenger records, say bosses.

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Fears HS2 route could damage four ancient woods in South Yorkshire

Conservationists have raised concerns that four ancient woods in South Yorkshire could be destroyed or damaged by the high-speed rail route.

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Buses in South Yorkshire.

Confusion over South Yorkshire fare increases causing 'arguments between drivers and passengers'

Confusion over the extent of fare increases on South Yorkshire's public transport network has led to arguments between passengers and drivers.

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Thorne Moorends level crossing. Photo: Google

BREAKING: Woman dies after being hit by train at South Yorkshire level crossing

A woman has died after she was struck by a train at a crossing in South Yorkshire this morning

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The M18 northbound is closed

BREAKING: Air ambulance called to crash on South Yorkshire motorway

The air ambulance has been called to a serious crash which has closed a South Yorkshire motorway this morning.

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Jackie Grubb

Principal appointed to National College for High Speed Rail in Doncaster

The National College for High Speed Rail has appointed Jackie Grubb as its Principal, to lead the education of next generation rail technicians and engineers at the largest of the government’s five new, employer-led national colleges.

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Ed Miliband

Last chance to have your say on HS2 route plans

Doncaster MP Ed Miliband is making a final appeal for responses to the government’s consultation over HS2.

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The drama involved a Jet2 flight.

M1 closed near East Midlands Airport after Jet2 plane declares emergency

A section of the M1 was closed due to an "aircraft emergency" on a flight from Gran Canaria.

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The scene at Fitzalan Square this afternoon. Picture courtesy of Star reader Richard Simonite

BREAKING: Emergency services called out to Sheffield tram stop

The emergency services have been called out to an incident at a Sheffield tram stop this afternoon.
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The scene of the crash on the A18.

Crash closes A18 near Crowle

A road on Doncaster's outskirts is closed after a crash.

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A man died in a crash in York Road, Doncaster, today

BREAKING: Man killed in collision in Doncaster

A man died and a motorist was seriously inured in a two-car collision in Doncaster.

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