South Locality

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

Local Amenities and Important Contacts

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

Community Safety


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

Your local police station is:

Mexborough Police Station
14 Adwick Road, Mexborough
S64 0DB

Your local officers are:


Sgt Liam Watson|
PC Daniel Ogiliev|
PCSO Jonathan Crossley|
PCSO Peter Eley|
PC Lizzie Rocher|
PC Dale Merchant|

Edlington and Warmsworth

PC Karl Middleton|
PC Connor Smith|
PC Ephiphania Tapfumaneyi|
PCSO Ian Warhurst|
PCSO Robert Hutchinson|
Sgt Christopher Rogers|


Sgt Christopher Macleod |

PC Thomas Hooton|
PC Paula Sales|
PC Martin Quinn|
PC Nicola Pitcher|

Children and Young People


Family Hubs

Denaby & Conisbrough Family Hub | School Walk, Conisbrough, DN12 4HZ | Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm and Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: Closed | 01302 737436 | Denaby & Conisbrough Family Hub Facebook Page |

Rossington Family Hub | Grantham Street, Rossington, DN11 0TA | Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm, Friday: 8:30am - 4:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: Closed | 01302 737440 | Rossington Family Hub Facebook Page |

Mexborough Family Hub | Wath Road, Mexborough, S64 9ED | Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm, Friday - 08:30am - 4:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: Closed | 01302 736869 | Mexborough Family Hub Facebook Page | 

Parks in the South Area

Youth Hubs in the South Area

Playgrounds in the South Area








  • Finningley Park, Lindley Road| toddler and junior play areas, 3 single basketball posts, skate park, sports pitches (visit our football pitches pages for booking information), playing field, teen sheltered seating, tennis courts| See Finningley Park on Google Maps 





Find after-school and breakfast clubs in the South area:

Find schools, sixth forms, colleges and other education in the South area:

Find things to for children and young people in the South area:

Environment and Green Spaces

Local Amenities


Health Services


Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs)

Communal Halls

Leisure Centres and Sports Clubs

  • Rossington Community Swimming Pool| 01302 868500| West End Lane, Rossington, Doncaster DN11 0DU
  • Rossington Community Sports Village| 01302 860145| Bond St, Rossington, New Rossington, Doncaster DN11 0BZ
  • Dearne Valley Leisure Centre| 01709 589761| Doncaster Rd, Denaby Main, Mexborough S64 0LB
  • Edlington Leisure Centre is currently closed for improvements.

Cost of Living

Businesses, Employment and Housing


Additional Key Contacts

South Locality Plan

The South 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.

If you want to feedback on the plan select the ‘Take part in the latest locality survey’ button below. To discuss further you can do so by emailing

Read the plan  

What have we achieved so far?

The South 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 South area as identified by your community:

What have we achieved so far?  

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

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What’s going on in South Locality

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