The Prime Minister David Cameron has been in Barnsley visiting the premises of the online fashion retailer ASOS.
The firm has grown in two years to employ a thousand staff, and boasts a 23 per cent profit rise.
Mr Cameron said it was a prime example of the region leading the economic recovery.
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