Local Independents

Ian Byatt #TheDoncasterEffect

Ian Byatt is the founder of Breaking Beats, which provides diversionary activities to help young people overcome their personal barriers, using Hip Hop music and arts activities as a vehicle for change. Breaking Beats began life in 2014, but my experience of working within the community begins at Rhythm Nation Records from around 1995. Things …

Hannah Shekle #TheDoncasterEffect

Hannah Shekle is a creative entrepreneur and business owner behind the loved local independent business Dreambakes. “When I was younger, I wanted to live anywhere but Doncaster. However, now I’ve moved back and started my business, I can see how many assets and great things are in Doncaster and nearby. I like to get involved …