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#DISABILITYWORKS: Disabled staff can add drive to a motivated team

It took five years but Jonathan Mawer never gave up – his ambition was too strong.

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Doncaster Deaf Trust

Good causes in Doncaster bag a share of £12.5m raised through selling carriers

Tesco customers have voted in their millions to help good causes in Doncaster bag a share of a £12.5m carrier bag charge fund.

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The Star Editor Nancy Fielder, Harry Gration of BBC Look North, Meadowhall Director Darren Pearce and Business Editor David Walsh at the Sheffield Business Awards 2016.

THE WINNERS: Sheffield Business Awards

More than 700 people cheered the winners at the best awards in the business last night.

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Lord Kirkham, pictured at Adwick Le street, Doncaster....8th May 2012 Picture by Simon Hulme

Doncaster moguls placed on rich list

Three Doncaster businessmen with a combined wealth of £1.15billion have made it into Yorkshire’s Rich List

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Chairman of the UTC project steering group, Dan Fell

Business calls to plug skills gap

Business leaders have told why they believe Doncaster needs a technical college to bridge the gap between education and work.

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The restored Green Lane Works clock tower and gatehouse in Kelham Island.

Developer restores 'leaning tower' in Sheffield's Little Kelham project

Sheffield's own 'leaning tower' has been restored as part of a modern housing project.

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John Graham, MD of GO Outdoors, in tent department of their Sheffield store
  Picture by Chris Lawton

Huge payday as Go Outdoors is sold to JD Sports for £112m

Go Outdoors has been sold to national retailer JD Sports.

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Tata Steel

Steel deal set to save 1,700 jobs in the region

Around 1,700 jobs in South Yorkshire are on course to be saved after an international metals group confirmed it was in the process of buying out part of Tata Steel for 
£100 million.

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Shock in store for shops?

Shops ‘could be a thing of the past by 2050

High Street retailers could be consigned to history by 2050 as virtual reality takes over the way we shop, experts predict.

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Supertram

South Yorkshire to get £3m for transport improvements

The Government will spend almost £3 million coming up with ways to improve key South Yorkshire transport routes.
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Sofa so good? Picture: Shutterstock

One in ten of us never clean our sofa ... is it you?

One in ten Brits never clean their sofas despite them being regularly stained with food, drink and even (eugh alert!) bodily fluids.
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Affected adapters

Kindle adapters recalled over electric shock fears

Online retailer Amazon is recalling a range of power adapters for its Kindle Fire e-reader range, following the discovery that some items may carry a risk of electrical shock.

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Danielle Reilly

#DisabilityWorks - Employer of the week: Capita

DETERMINED DANIELLE STAYING LOYAL TO CAPITA

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Nina Cooper, legal cashier at Taylor&Emmett LLP Solicitors with HR manager Sharna Poxon. Picture: Andrew Roe

#DisabilityWorks: Nina back at work after surgery

TAYLOR&EMMET HELPS NINA BACK INTO WORK AFTER SURGERY

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Rockingham Street, Sheffield.

Sheffield city centre flats block approved despite university's concerns

Plans for a 550-bed block of student flats in Sheffield city centre have been approved.

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Kelly Hale, Joe Donally, head of contact centre Jason Roberts, training manager Matt Sadler and Joshua Draycott. Front: Lee Baxter, customer correspondence advisor. Picture Marie Caley

What we look for is the potential of all our staff

KNOWHOW LOOKS FOR THE POTENTIAL OF ALL STAFF

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Are you signs savvy?

QUIZ: Could you pass your driving theory test now?

As national Road Safety Week nears end of the road on Sunday, we ask if you're a better - or worse - driver than when you passed your test.
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Recruitment column: What employers can do about work stress

Recruitment column: What employers can do about work stress

Stress at work is a big topic for 2016, with mental health awareness in the workplace becoming a key concern for businesses around the country, and ‘employee engagement’ the new favourite phrase for almost every HR department.

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Newscast stalwart Everard Davy

Tributes as voice of South Yorkshire falls silent after 20 years

Today marks end of an era as a long-standing Radio Sheffield newscaster retires.

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