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Doncaster man guilty of killing PE teacher with one punch

A man from Doncaster has been found guilty of killing 24-year-old PE teacher Lewis Siddall with one punch during an unprovoked attacked in the town centre.

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Youths sought following fatal collision in Doncaster

Youths sought following fatal collision in Doncaster

Police are appealing to a group of youths who may have witnessed a fatal collision in Doncaster to contact them.

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Superintendent Neil Thomas addressing officers who have been executing warrants this morning.

Police take to Doncaster streets in day of action against criminals

A police operation targeting criminals, anti-social behaviour and community issues is taking place in Doncaster today.

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The heads of Barnsley and Doncaster Councils have defended their devolution stance.

YP Letters: Don’t blame us for devolution delay – Barnsley and Doncaster Councils

From: Ros Jones CBE, Elected Mayor of Doncaster Council and Coun Sir Stephen Houghton CBE, Leader of Barnsley Council.

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Stolen pug puppy Larry.

Tiny pug puppy stolen from garden near Doncaster

A pug puppy has been stolen from its owner’s garden near Doncaster.

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Dr Alan Billings

South Yorkshire crime commissioner faces taxing dilemma

The crime commissioner for South Yorkshire fears his beleaguered force will not get any further financial help from the Government if he does not increase his share of council tax by the maximum amount possible.

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Picture: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

Halifax and Doncaster primaries in UK’s bottom 10: See how YOUR school rates

TWO councils in Yorkshire have some of the highest proportions of under-performing primary schools in the country.

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Goalkeeper Ian Lawlor in action for Bury against Bradford.  
Picture: Tony Johnson

Doncaster Rovers snap up Manchester City goalkeeper

DONCASTER ROVERS have bolstered their goalkeeping department by bringing in Manchester City custodian Ian Lawlor, with the Dubliner signing a deal until the summer of 2019.

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Appeal: Man wanted after attempted robbery in Doncaster

Appeal: Man wanted after attempted robbery in Doncaster

This is the man police want to trace after an attempted robbery in Doncaster.
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This is the man people want to identify.

CCTV appeal: Man suffered serious facial injuries during Doncaster social club attack

Police investigating a reported assault at a social club on New Year’s Eve want to trace this man.

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Driver dies after Jaguar X-Type crashes in Doncaster

Driver dies after Jaguar X-Type crashes in Doncaster

A man has died after his car crashed into a lamppost in Doncaster this morning.

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Update: Man who escaped from South Yorkshire prison back behind bars

Update: Man who escaped from South Yorkshire prison back behind bars

A man who escaped from a South Yorkshire prison has been arrested after almost two weeks on the run.
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Man hospitalised after serious house fire in Doncaster

Man hospitalised after serious house fire in Doncaster

Firefighters have highlighted the importance of working smoke alarms in the wake of a serious house fire in Doncaster.

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A 24-hour strike has crippled Tube services and cause travel chaos for millions of passengers.

Commuter chaos as accident and strike hit travel plans

A STRIKE across London’s tube network and a trackside accident south of Doncaster brought misery for commuters travelling between Yorkshire and the capital today.

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Sam Edgerley.

Doncaster 12 Munster A 28: Sam Edgerley determined to cement place of his own with Knights

SWAPPING between playing both scrum-half and winger is unusual and can never be the easiest of tasks but it is one Doncaster Knights’ Sam Edgerley continues to prove is possible.

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James Mitchinson: Freedom to seek out the truth in peril

James Mitchinson: Freedom to seek out the truth in peril

THE Yorkshire Post has a centuries-old track record of high quality investigative journalism, with successive editors pledging allegiance to the oath originally set down as the Post’s founding statement:

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Ricky-Lee Langford

Escaped Doncaster prisoner 'could use violence' to avoid arrest

POLICE are warning the public not to approach a convicted robber after he escaped from an open-prison in Doncaster.

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Jenny Swift, previously known as Jonathan, was found dead at HMP Doncaster on December 30. She was remanded into the private men's prison in connection with the death of 26-year-old Eric Flanagan.

Exclusive: Transgender woman found dead in Doncaster men's prison

A transgender woman remanded into a male prison in Doncaster on an attempted murder charge has been found hanged in her cell.

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Doncaster have an impressive Keepmoat record this season.

Doncaster Rovers v Portsmouth: Keepmoat form gives Darren Ferguson belief in promotion success

AT the start of this season, if anyone had uttered the words ‘imposing citadel’ and ‘Keepmoat Stadium’ in the same sentence, chances are you would have received a few strange looks from Doncaster Rovers supporters.

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Michael Scott admitted obstructing a police office when he appeared in court

Would-be lover tries to seduce woman by spraying her with ‘lavender herbal remedy’

A would-be lover has walked free from court after he admitted spraying a lavender-infused herbal remedy in a woman’s face in the hope it would make her have sex with him.

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