Barnsley tops national post-COVID jobs recovery figures

Apr 22, 2021

Barnsley has been named as having the best job recovery in the UK post-Covid, with the number of postings actually increasing from February last year. There are 20 per cent more job vacancies than pre-pandemic and Doncaster is seventh on the list, with a 6 per cent...

Barnsley host Chelsea in search of an upset

Feb 11, 2021

Tonight at 8pm, Barnsley meet 8-time FA Cup winners Chelsea for the second time this season. However, this time there's a place in the FA Cup quarter-final at stake. Barnsley, who have had nearly a fortnight off, have Romal Palmer and Toby Sibbick back from injury for...

New policing team offers boost to Barnsley community

Feb 27, 2020

Shop owners at Hoyland in Barnsley have welcomed the launch of a new policing team. They say it is a much-needed boost to a community that has suffered a spate of break-ins and shoplifting incidents over the past few months. Suki Walker, 42, runs a newsagent in High...

Barnsley police chase teen handed driving ban

Mar 28, 2019

A young man with mental health problems was involved in a police chase across the Barnsley area, Sheffield Crown Court heard today. Lewis Kitchen, 19, was pursued by South Yorkshire police when his family became worried about his mental state. Kitchen, of Worsbrough...

Boy in serious condition after scooter crash

Mar 21, 2019

A teenage boy has been hospitalised with ‘potentially life-changing injuries’ following a collision in Barnsley. The accident, which happened in the Brierley Area at 1.45pm yesterday, has left the 17 year-old in a serious condition. South Yorkshire Police, in a...



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