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Barnsley: Town in South Yorkshire, England
Barnsley is a large market and college town in South Yorkshire, England, between Leeds and Sheffield in the Dearne Valley. Historically in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the town is surrounded by several smaller towns and villages, which together form the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, of which Barnsley is the administrative centre. At the 2011 Census, Barnsley had a population of 91,297.


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Murder arrest after man stabbed to death in Barnsley

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Barnsley homes evacuated: Police find 'suspicious chemicals'

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Barnsley hospital stoma patient's right to die

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Coronavirus: Pigeon racing first sport to return after lockdown

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Barnsley poet Ian McMillan urges broadcasters to employ newsreaders with northern accents

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Leaders West Brom come from behind to hold Barnsley

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