Doncaster’s proud mining heritage will be honoured for years to come with the exciting news today that the campaign to build an iconic town centre tribute has been successful.
The latest news from Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council
A new development of council homes in Doncaster has been crowned ‘Social Housing Development of the Year’.
The route of the world famous Tour de Yorkshire has now been announced with the exciting news that Doncaster will host the start of the Stage One Men’s race on Thursday 2 May 2019.
Dozens of council staff swept in to Edlington in a continued effort to keep the area clean as the ‘This is My Doncaster – Keep it clean’ campaign continues.
Fundraising for Doncaster’s Mining Statue will close on 10th December – and the public, businesses and organisations across the borough are being asked to get involved and help make this town centre tribute to the borough’s mining communities happen.
Some Council Tax, Non-Domestic Rates and Benefits services will be unavailable on Saturday 8th December from 8am until 4 pm.
A Doncaster Council business grant scheme has helped over 29 businesses by providing support for new and existing businesses to grow.
Urban Fresh Burgers and Fries has completed the line-up of leisure operators at Doncaster Council’s Lakeside Triangle development.
An intensive action plan from Doncaster Council, South Yorkshire Police, St Leger Homes and health partners is making a positive impression in the town centre, tackling issues of homelessness, addiction, anti-social behaviour, crime, aggressive begging and drug dealing. Early results show that the initiative is working well.
Local people are being encouraged to support Doncaster businesses as several campaigns launch to showcase what they have to offer in the lead up to the festive season and all year round.
As part of our big push to encourage people into Doncaster town centre this Christmas and to buy local, there is free parking at certain car parks during December.