HEADLINES: Round-up of today’s top stories


Here’s a run down of the news around Doncaster today.

ADVICE: Stop the spread of the potentially deadly winter vomiting disease Norovirus

As the first blast of winter arrives this weekend, here’s some top tips for keeping warm and well, and advice how to prevent the spread of norovirus.

Staff at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals are saying NO to norovirus this winter by urging patients and visitors to stay away if they have diarrhoea or vomiting.

PICTURE GALLERY: Doncaster’s lost shops

If you yearn for some of Doncaster lost and bygone shops, check out our latest picture gallery.

We’ve trawled our archives once again to dig out some pictures of some lost and forgotten Doncaster shops and stores of years gone by. See how many you can remember.

DRIVING WARNING: Advice issued as gales and snow forecast

The IAM is issuing advice about driving in winter weather following yellow warnings of snow forecast across much of the country over the next 24 hours.

Cruelty may be to blame for dog’s death in Doncaster canal

A dog which escaped from home and was found dead in a canal may have been abused, according to the RSPCA.

The animal charity said it is unable to rule out ‘cruelty’ as the possible cause of the Husky’s death.

Ben Parkinson TV documentary to air this weekend

A documentary telling the remarkable life story of inspirational Doncaster war hero Ben Parkinson is to air this weekend.