Welcome to East Doncaster Development Trust

Vision, mission and values

East Doncaster Development Trust (EDDT) has a vision of East Doncaster as a place which is regarded by both residents and outsiders as a great place to live and work.  The mission of EDDT is to involve the people of East Doncaster in projects and activities which bring about permanent changes, for the better, in the quality of life for all people living and working in our community.  EDDT is lead by the local community, with Trustees being direct representatives of the community.  EDDT is committed to being fully accountable to the community and conducting its affairs in an open and transparent way.

Aims and objectives

The aims and objectives of the EDDT are set out below and are consistent with the findings of surveys and research carried out in the local area.

  • Work, Jobs and Training
  • Crime and Community Safety
  • Environment
  • Traffic and Transport
  • Community Facilities and Leisure
  • Housing
  • Health

Latest News

Plans for South Yorkshire research campus set to be approved

Plans for huge research campus on former Sheffield City Airport are set to be approved

Iceland store brings 30 new jobs to town

Icelend opens new 'Food Warehouse' in Bentley

Come and sing at Doncaster Minster

New lunchtime choir welcomes everyone

Volunteer to preserve and share Doncaster's First World War history

Volunteer with Doncaster 1914-18 and help uncover the past that shaped our future

Yorkshire Wildlife Park goes from strength to strength

Local wildlife park visitor numbers increased for sixth year running

Amazon to bring 300 jobs to the town

Online shopping concern to open a new fulfilment centre in Doncaster

Christmas Jobs at Doncaster Mail Centre

Royal Mail casual temporary posts available over the Christmas period

Hatfield Main Colliery officially closes

Mine's official closure recognised on 14th August.