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Move down the carriage: 9million squeeze through Sheffield station

Sheffield train station has been named as the second busiest in the county, after it received more than 9million visitors this year.
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Defence secretary Sir Michael Fallon with Tinsley Bridge Group managing director Mark Webber during a tour of the firm's facilities in Sheffield

Defence secretary visits Sheffield firm whose work saved lives in Afghanistan

A Sheffield firm whose cutting edge research saved British lives overseas has hailed a ‘renaissance’ in Sheffield’s manufacturing industry.

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Coca Cola truck's Doncaster visit. Photo: Ben Harrison

Holidays are coming ... and so are your South Yorkshire Coca Cola truck photos

iconic Coca Cola truck drew an estimated 20,000 fans from across South Yorkshire.

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An appetite for success: (left to right) Remploys Rebecca Shaw, Darrel Hague, Remploys Charlie Denham, Hannah Parker and McDonalds Jill Hulett.

Pair take first steps into jobs thanks to skills and training

The lives of two people from Sheffield have just taken a turn for the better, thanks to a jobs scheme between disability employment specialists Remploy and McDonald’s.

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Sheffield Ski Village now lies derelict

Plans finally in motion to transform derelict Sheffield Ski Village site into a potential bike or snow centre

A mountain bike trail or a national snow centre could finally be on the way to replace the abandoned Sheffield Ski Village

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Taxi drivers from Bacup

Taxi drivers from Bacup

There has been quite a lot of correspondence recently about taxi drivers who have registered in other local authorities which have less stringent regulations than coming to Sheffield to ply for trade. Recently many of the taxis I have seen in Sheffield have been from Rossendale District ( Bacup, East Lancashire).

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From Monday rail passengers in Doncaster will be able to use platform zero, located at the end of the train station near to the Frenchgate shopping centre.

Doncaster rail station steams towards opening of new platform

Doncaster’s proud rail history is on track for another landmark moment as it steams towards the opening of a new platform, following a multi-million pound cash injection.

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Crab & Moo owner John Din collected accolade

CRAB FAB: South Yorkshire restaurant scoops latest top award

An award-winning South Yorkshire restaurant has won another coveted accolade.
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Public squares, public art, housing and shops all feature in plans to transform the area around Doncaster Station.

FEATURE: New station will be gateway to Doncaster's future

​Public squares, public art, housing and shops all feature in plans to transform the area around Doncaster Station.

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An artist's impression of the third and final phase of the redevelopment of The Moor in Sheffield. Photo: Leslie Jones Architecture

Plans for final stage of Moor set to get go-ahead

Plans for the third and final phase of The Moor’s redevelopment are set to get the green light.

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Bah humbug when it comes to hitting festive bar in South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire's festive party animals have gone soft ... OFFICIAL!

Sheffield is no-show among the county's Christmas hardest partiers.
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Sheffield firms get creative for charity

Businesses across Sheffield are finding new creative ways to give back to the community this Christmas.

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Sheffield firms roll the dice for charity

Sheffield firms roll the dice for charity

The dice were rolling and the roulette wheel spinning at a fundraising casino night in aid of two charities.

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RETURN of Post Office services to Wirksworth.

Economic development ‘overriding’ protection of National Parks, says report

Short-term economic priorities are overriding long-established protections and allowing inappropriate development in England’s National Parks, according to a new report by Sheffield Hallam University.

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Hannah Duraid, managing director of the Great Escape Game, receives her award for UK Young Entrepreneur of the Year from Griselda Togobo, managing director of leading women's business support organisation Forward Ladies.

Sheffield entrepreneur in triple award win

A young Sheffield entrepreneur is celebrating after scoring an awards hat-trick - picking up three prestigious wins at two business ceremonies in just one day.

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Apprentice James Stringer.

New generation helping to drive forward £60m Meadowhall redevelopment

The next generation of builders are playing a key role in the £60 million refurbishment of Meadowhall Shopping Centre as the number of apprentices working on the project has tripled in the last six months.

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The Sheffield bar/restaurant firm Threads Management, led by James O'Hara, plans to turn the former gents toilets which closed years ago beside the Town Hall on Surrey Street into a new bar. Picture Scott Merrylees

Convenience of a new bar at Sheffield Town Hall site

Drinks and food could soon be served in a novel location in Sheffield city centre.

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Tata Steel in Stocksbridge

Speciality Steels not part of deal

Steel unions say they have a commitment from Tata to secure the future of jobs and production at Port Talbot and other steelworks across the UK – but the deal does not cover South Yorkshire.

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Residents living on a Doncaster estate which could be demolished to make way for a proposed HS2 line say uncertainty over its future is making them ill.

'HS2 stress is making us ill,' say Doncaster residents

Residents living on a Doncaster estate which could be demolished to make way for a proposed HS2 line say uncertainty over its future is making them ill.

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May the fourth be with you - extra motorway lane opens

LOOK SMART: South Yorkshire drivers try extra motorway lane

Today sees launch of South Yorkshire M1 fourth lane in £15 billion upgrade.
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