A special ceremony took place at the Mansion House in Doncaster today in honour of Lance Bombardier Ben Parkinson MBE.
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The team behind the hugely successful Doncaster Pride is putting the finishing touches to the eleventh event, taking place on Saturday 19th August in Sir Nigel Gresley Square.
Eurostar arrives in Doncaster as the National College for High Speed Rail prepares to open its doors
A rare sight greeted residents in Doncaster today as a refurbished Eurostar power car – previously used to carry more than 160 million passengers between the UK and mainland Europe – became the latest arrival at the town’s new world-class further education institution, the National College for High Speed Rail.
Special Olympics Torch run starts today on a tour of towns and cities over the next week. The ‘Flame of Hope’ will be escorted by representatives from the police forces, Special Olympics athletes, sports figures and civic officials. The flame will be coming to Doncaster’s Elmfield Park at approximately 12.30 and will be guided by PC Nick Finnigan and Sergeant Vicky Sowerby.
Plans are underway to form the first Doncaster Food Partnership, a group of organisations and individuals interested in Doncaster’s food future and new members are encouraged to get involved.
Here is initial response from Mayor Ros Jones to the Secretary of State's HS2 announcement
This year marks a step change in Team Doncaster’s collective drive to achieve more inclusive growth through interventions grounded in a clear-sighted assessment of Doncaster’s socio-economic strengths and weaknesses.
Doncaster Council, Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership and Doncaster Sheffield Airport have taken the next step in exploring the potential of connecting the airport to the East Coast Mainline to provide a station.
Doncaster Council’s website has been rated one of the best in the UK following an annual audit earlier this year.
Major plans for an iconic 21st century building, which will transform how library and heritage resources are provided in the borough, have been revealed today by Doncaster Council.