East Locality

Here you’ll find information about your local community, including local amenities and community venues, latest news and updates, key contacts for support and advice, groups and activities in your area, and more.

Local amenities and contacts:

Here's a list of contact numbers, websites and email addresses we think you'll find useful as part of the East community:

Community Safety

To report Anti-Social Behaviour or crimes please visit the Doncaster Council webpage or the South Yorkshire Police website.

If you've seen or suspect crime and don't want to speak to the police, you can tell Crimestoppers what you know on the phone on 0800 555 111 and online, 24/7, 365 days a year. 

Neighbourhood Policing Teams

  • Doncaster East | Insp Alison Carr | Email | 01302 385120
  • Armthorpe | PCSO Elizabeth Taylor | Email | 01302 385120
  • Armthorpe | PC Matt Piper| Email | 01302 385120
  • Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall | PC Samantha Graham| Email | 01302 385120
  • Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall | PCSO Darren Hauton | Email | 01302 385120
  • Hatfield & Dunscroft | PC Jordan Whiteworth | Email | 01302 385120
  • Hatfield & Dunscroft | PCSO Lisa Chambers | Email | 01302 385120
  • Hatfield & Dunscroft | PCSO Graeme Duffin (covers Dunscroft) | Email | 01302 385120
  • Stainforth & Barnby Dun | PC Yasmin Riahi  | Email | 01302 385120
  • Stainforth & Barnby Dun | PCSO Darren Hauton (covers Barnby Dun)  | Email | 01302 385120
  • Stainforth & Barnby Dun | PCSO Graeme Duffin (covers Stainforth)  | Email | 01302 385120 
  • Thorne & Moorends | PC Sarah Barrowcliffe | Email | 01302 385120
  • Thorne & Moorends |PC John Sharp | Email | 01302 385120
  • Thorne & Moorends | PCSO Ben Wilson | Email | 01302 385120
  • Armthorpe, Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall, Hatfield & Dunscroft | Sgt Simon Lovell | Email | 01302 385120
  • Thorne & Moorends, Stainforth & Barnby Dun | Sgt James Housley | Email | 01302 385120

Fire stations

  • Thorne Fire Station | Address: Union Road Thorne Doncaster South Yorkshire DN8 5EL
  • Doncaster Fire Station | Address: Leicester Avenue Doncaster South Yorkshire DN2 6DR

Environment, Sustainability and Green Spaces

Walking Routes | Get Doncaster Moving 

Allotments | Doncaster Council Allotments Webpage 

Parks and Green spaces


Barnby Dun:





Kirk Sandall:



Thorne and Moorends:

Household Waste and Recycling Centres - Please check the websites for opening times:
Armthorpe | Armthorpe Road, Armthorpe, DN2 5QB
Hatfield | Bootham Lane, Hatfield, DN7 4JT 

Youth Provision

Family and Youth Hubs

East Doncaster Family Hubs offer a wide variety of free, fun and structured support services and activities for families with children:

  • Stainforth Family Hub | Address: Stainforth Family Hub, Junction Road, Stainforth, DN7 5DH | Opening Times: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm | 01302 734048 | Facebook | Email
  • Stainforth Youth Centre | Address: Church Rd, Stainforth, Doncaster DN7 5AA | 01302 737084
  • Armthorpe Family Hub | Address: Armthorpe Family Hub, Mere Lane, Armthorpe, DN3 2DG | Opening Times: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm | 01302 736760 | Facebook | Email
  • Moorends Family Hub | Address: Moorends Family Hub, The Hedgerow, Marshland Road, Moorends, DN8 4SB | Opening Times: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm | 01302 737470 | Facebook | Email

Things to do for families and young people

Useful Links

Fairness, Health and Wellbeing

Community Connectors 

  • Rosie Squires 

Well Doncaster Officers

Thriving Communities

Communities Officers


Laura Mulholland (Thorne) 07971962329

Rob Green (Moorends) 07919113972


Stainforth/Barnby Dun:

Julie Cartlidge (Stainforth) 07557313603

Jess Webster (Stainforth) 07816182087

Gina Worrall (Barnby Dun) 07816533172

Cost of Living

Ward Member Contacts

 Locality Plan

The East Locality Plan has been developed in conjunction with residents and sets out what we will be doing to improve your community over the next 12 months

Read the plan

What have we achieved so far?

The East Locality Plan has now reached its first year milestone. Over the last 12 months local people, businesses, partners, Voluntary Community and Faith Sector have come together to co-design, co-produce and co-deliver against our local priorities in order to make a positive difference across our communities.

Click below to find out what's happened so far to help make the improvements in the East area as identified by your community:

What have we achieved so far?

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Community Conversation Points

Community Conversation Points are opportunities for people to meet with volunteers and Council staff to have conversations about what they want from life; their care & support, their housing, their environment and their community. To find out more follow the link below.

Find a Community Conversation Point

Local Events

We have started to build a page of local events. More events will be added soon.

Find local events

What’s going on in East Locality

Local Contacts