Fundraising for Doncaster’s Mining Statue will close on 10th December – and the public, businesses and organisations across the borough are being asked to get involved and help make this town centre tribute to the borough’s mining communities happen.
Our Quality Streets project will see some exciting changes being made to Hall Gate and Silver Street.
The entrance to Doncaster train station and forecourt are being transformed into an open, vibrant, welcoming and easily accessible new arrival point for Doncaster.
An intensive action plan from Doncaster Council, South Yorkshire Police, St Leger Homes and health partners is making a positive impression in the town centre, tackling issues of homelessness, addiction, anti-social behaviour, crime, aggressive begging and drug dealing. Early results show that the initiative is working well.
Local people are being encouraged to support Doncaster businesses as several campaigns launch to showcase what they have to offer in the lead up to the festive season and all year round.
As part of our big push to encourage people into Doncaster town centre this Christmas and to buy local, there is free parking at certain car parks during December.
Construction of the iconic new building began in October 2018. It is scheduled to be complete in summer 2020.
An exciting new cinema and five restaurant development is lined up for Doncaster's Civic and Cultural Quarter. Located next to Cast it will frame Sir Nigel Gresley Square and provide additional attractions to draw people into the Waterdale area. The plan is part of the overarching Urban Centre Masterplan which is rejuvenating Doncaster's town centre.
Doncaster Council and South Yorkshire Police have today started to implement a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) in Doncaster town centre. The aim of the PSPO is to provide help and support to vulnerable members of the community, to address aggressive begging and deter anti-social behaviour.
The plans for the development of Doncaster Market, and some artist impressions of what it will look like.