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Barnsley man charged with murder of Polish immigrant

A Barnsley man has been charged with murder after a Polish immigrant died of head injuries in the town centre.

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Tom Bradshaw

Barnsley: Is anyone bidding for Reds striker Bradshaw yet?

Barnsley have yet to receive an offer for Tom Bradshaw.

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Pubs and Clubs Guide: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Pubs and Clubs Guide: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see in our Pubs and Clubs guide? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

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What’s On Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

What’s On Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see promoted in our What’s On? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

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Trouble spot: Penistone's market barn has been plagued by anti-social behaviour since it was built.

Security plan could end public access to Penistone's market barn at night

It was built as a landmark to symbolise Penistone’s market town heritage and provide a fitting home for stallholders uprooted from their old site by a regeneration project a decade ago.

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Ten Things To Do Today - Thursday, June 21, 2018

Ten Things To Do Today - Thursday, June 21, 2018

1. Beat merchants, live band, The Railway Hotel, Penistone Road North, Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield.

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Jason McCarthy tries to find a way through the Derby defence, Barnsley v Derby County, Barnsley, United Kingdom, 9 December 2017. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

Barnsley: Jason McCarthy looking forward to reunion with former clubs in League One

Barnsley defender Jason McCarthy is excited to visit former clubs Walsall United and Wycombe Wanderers next season.

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CCTV of the man.

Identity of mystery man found dead in Barnsley finally solved

The identity of a mystery man who collapsed and died in Barnsley town centre has finally been solved.

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Barnsley: 2018/19 fixtures revealed

Barnsley will begin life under Daniel Stendel with a home game against Oxford United on the opening day of the 2018/19 season.
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Further funding for housing aimed at first-time buyers and affordable homes for rent and shared ownership in South Yorkshire has been approved

Further funding approved to build affordable homes in South Yorkshire

The Sheffield City Region Housing Investment Board has approved further funding to build homes for first-time buyers and affordable rent or shared ownership.

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Cash generator: St John's Walk at Hoylandswaine is one development highlighted by Coun Hannah Kitching

Council asked to keep 'compensation' cash in communities where new homes are constructed

One of Barnsley’s newest councillors is challenging the authority’s policy over the way it uses money used to compensate for the negative effects of housing developments after learning £400,000 generated from building in the Penistone district would be spent elsewhere in the borough.
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Put up a parking lot? Lesley Labadie on the grassed site which may become a school teachers' car park in Penistone

School resurrects plan for teachers' car park on town's green space

Residents who believed they had successfully fought off plans for a school car park on a scarce green space in a conservation area have been shocked to be told a fresh planning application to surface over the grassed area has been submitted.

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Can you help identify Barnsley murder victim?

CCTV released in bid to identify mystery Barnsley murder victim

CCTV images showing a man just 30-minutes before he was murdered in Barnsley town centre have been released by detectives in a bid to identify him.

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Luke Harper

Former pupil appointed as head of his old South Yorkshire primary school

A former pupil as been appointed to head up his old South Yorkshire primary school.
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Daniel Stendel

Barnsley: The Premier League boss new Reds manager Stendel is out to emulate

New Barnsley boss Daniel Stendel wants to emulate Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner’s blueprint for success.

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U Turn: Planners have changed their minds over a proposed housing development in Bolton on Dearne.

Planners change their minds over housing plan following row with developers

A recommendation to approve a development of 97 homes has been reversed by council officers who are now advising the plan is rejected by councillors because a long-running dispute with the developers cannot be resolved.

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Community hub: Penistone Paramount could be linked with the Town Hall next door to provide new facilities for residents.

Rebranding plan for Penistone to be finalised this summer

A formal bid for cash from a £5m Barnsley Council fund for a set of ‘holistic’ measures to rebrand Penistone town centre is expected to be decided in September – though the scheme will be competing against many others from the borough.

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Peter Pickering.

'Beast of Wombwell' child killer died of natural causes

A convicted child killer dubbed the Beast of Wombwell died of natural causes days after he was found guilty of rape and before he could be charged with the murder of another teenager, an inquest has heard.

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Wildlife haven: Coun Dr Phillip Lofts at the Fleets, Barnsley, to be transformed into an urban nature reserve.

Work to start on creating urban nature reserve from neglected woodland after two years of planning

An area of neglected woodland owned by Asda and Barnsley College is to be transformed into a urban nature reserve which will create the “missing link” between the existing Dearne Valley Park which straddles the path of the river and a remaining section of the town’s old canal network.
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Lost service: Specialist stroke care services are to be centralised away from Barnsley Hospital.

Patients will have to travel from Barnsley and Rotherham for specialist stroke care in future

The future of specialised stroke treatment in Rotherham and Barnsley now hangs on the outcome of a legal challenge launched against the decision to centralise services elsewhere.
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