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The latest news from Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

City Status Naming

City of Doncaster or Doncaster City? Which one do you prefer?

Household Waste Recycling Centres Consultation

Doncaster Council are hosting a public consultation about the usage and experiences of the borough’s Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) by residents and businesses alike.

Top Marks for Doncaster Parks

Doncaster Council are proud to confirm that we have received two more Green Flag Awards for the quality of parks and open spaces in the borough, taking the total number of Green Flag Parks in Doncaster to seven.

Affordable Housing boost for Bentley

Twenty new purpose built affordable homes are under construction in Bentley, Doncaster as the council continues its commitment to providing quality new homes which meet local housing need by increasing housing choice and enabling older people to maintain their independence for longer.

Asbestos fly-tipper sentenced

A Doncaster resident has been found guilty of two counts of fly-tipping asbestos and sentenced to 8 months in custody, suspended for 2 years.

Hotbin competition winners!

Every little helps when it comes to saving the environment as Rosemary Russell from Doncaster is keen to prove!

Vote Doncaster for the home of Great British Railways

Doncaster has made it to the six-strong shortlist to become the headquarters of Great British Railways. Following strong applications from 42 local authorities across Britain, the city of Doncaster is now one of just a handful remaining before a public vote.

Community Spirit sees Playground Rise from its Ashes

Tens of people attended a new play facility in Sandall Beat Woods, near Armthorpe, Doncaster, to mark the official opening of a new play area after the previous facility was burned to the ground.

Noisy neighbours silenced by hefty fine

A Doncaster resident has been found guilty of a statutory noise nuisance which led to a fine of almost £1,100 and the confiscation of several high tech electronic items.

Next stop Doncaster!

Public Urged to "Back the Bid" to Bring Great British Railways HQ to South Yorkshire.