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Plans for direct North Lincolnshire to London trains

Plans to run a direct rail service from North Lincolnshire to London were moved forward at a high-level meeting with rail bosses.

Transport
Andrew Ashworth receiving the Launchpad Champion 2018 award from Martin Beasley (Enterprising Barnsley)

Award success for Doncaster entrepreneur who was forced to learn to walk again

A Conisbrough entrepreneur who was forced to learn how to walk again following a major accident at work is celebrating success after winning two awards at a special event which showcased the achievements of new entrepreneurs based within the Sheffield City Region.

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Hydrogen vehicles to improve environmental performance on Sheffield roads

Streets Ahead is turning to some of the first hydrogen-powered vehicles in the country to help improve its environmental performance on Sheffield roads.

Business
Doncaster Voices: St Valentine’s love for our Doncaster region

Doncaster Voices: St Valentine’s love for our Doncaster region

Welcome to your Doncaster Voices forum. If you want to get involved, submit 150 words, name, title & photo to barbara.craythorn@jpress.co.uk and your views may appear next week when the subject is “ How important is Doncaster racecourse to the local economy?

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The Dome Leisure Centre, Doncaster. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Stock Doncaster MC 5

Doncaster Voices: What are your Dome highlights during three decades?

Welcome to your Doncaster Voices forum. If you want to get involved, submit 150 words, name, title & photo to barbara.craythorn@jpress.co.uk and your views may appear next week when the St Valentine subject is “What do you love most about Doncaster region?”

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Tour of Britain visitors spent £3m

Figures from Tour of Britain race organisers reveal that visitors spent £2,975,000 in our area when North Lincolnshire hosted a stage of the race in September last year.

Business
Trevor Mason

New appointment to St Leger Homes board in Doncaster

Local housing provider St Leger Homes of Doncaster is pleased to announce that it has appointed Trevor Mason as a new independent member of its board.

Politics
Lyndsey Parry, deputy centre manager, and David Avery, cleaning supervisor

Recycling on the up as Doncaster Lakeside Village improves its green credentials

Recycling at Doncaster’s Lakeside Village was up by 20 percent in 2017 and the retail outlet is looking to further improve its green credentials in 2018.

Business
Doncaster Chamber appoints new president and board member

Doncaster Chamber appoints new president and board member

Formally announced at the Doncaster Chamber AGM in December, Doncaster Chamber is pleased to welcome Michael Wilkinson (Frog Education) to the position of Doncaster Chamber President and Fabian Braithwaite (HSR Law) to the Board of Directors.

Business
Doncaster Voices: Tour de Yorkshire stage – good or bad for our area?

Doncaster Voices: Tour de Yorkshire stage – good or bad for our area?

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Preparations underway for the 38th Festival of the Plough

Preparations will soon be underway for the 38th Festival of the Plough to be held at High Burnham Farm on September 16.

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Doncaster Tesco surplus food provides 90,000 meals

More than 90,000 meals have been provided to charities and community groups in Doncaster thanks to Tesco’s surplus food redistribution scheme Community Food Connection.

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Richard Hannigan

Council sets out new plan to reduce CO2 emissions further

North Lincolnshire Council is to adopt a new Carbon Management Plan to reduce its carbon footprint more. As part of this, a target to reduce CO2 emissions by 25 per cent over the next five years has been set – a potential cost saving of £4m.

Business
Doncaster Voices: How can we market Doncaster ​area attractions better ​for Tourism ?

Doncaster Voices: How can we market Doncaster ​area attractions better ​for Tourism ?

Welcome to your Doncaster Voices. If you want to get involved (like Jonti below), submit 150 words, name, title & photo to barbara.craythorn@jpress.co.uk and your views may appear next week when subject is: “

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COLUMNIST: Campaign for a better deal for our children on the food front

I hope you all had a very enjoyable and relaxing Christmas. I’d also like to think that many of you had what I would refer to as a traditional Christmas featuring plenty of nourishing, home-cooked food.

Health
Richard Hannigan

Energy efficient heating for over 100 homes

One hundred and forty five homes are to get their heating facilities revamped through a new scheme being offered by the South Humber Energy Efficiency Partnership across North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire.

Politics
Doncaster Voices - New year, new Doncaster – what are your 2018 hopes? for our area?

Doncaster Voices - New year, new Doncaster – what are your 2018 hopes? for our area?

Welcome to Doncaster Voices forum. If you want to get involved (like Jonti), submit 150 words, name, title & photo to barbara.craythorn@jpress.co.uk and your views may appear next week when subject is ‘Does Doncaster night economy receive undeserved bad press?’

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Caroline with employee Christina Dodd from Conisbrough

MP praises firm for its investment in learning at its Doncaster site

Caroline Flint has praised Wavin UK for its investment in learning at its Edlington site.

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Doncaster will be put firmly on the map in 2018

Doncaster will be put firmly on the map in 2018, says the town’s mayor, Ros Jones.

Business
Rob Waltham

Council targets developers to tackle surface water flooding

North Lincolnshire Council is working with developers to ensure any proposed housing developments incorporate better drainage systems that will mitigate surface water flooding to housing developments (if deemed appropriate).

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