Harlington, South Yorkshire

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Harlington is located in South Yorkshire
 Harlington shown within South Yorkshire
Population 1,979 (2001)
OS grid reference SE485025
Metropolitan borough Doncaster
Metropolitan county South Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district DN5
Dialling code 01709
Police South Yorkshire
Fire South Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Doncaster North
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Coordinates: 53°31′N 1°16′W / 53.51°N 1.27°W / 53.51; -1.27

Harlington is a village in the civil parish of Barnburgh in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. The village lies less than a mile from the adjoining village of Barnburgh and the parish contains both villages. According to the 2001 census, Harlington had a population of 1,979. The village is located about 3 miles (4.8 km) (by road) north of Mexborough, 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Goldthorpe and about 8 miles (13 km) west of Doncaster. Doncaster itself lies about 200 miles (320 km) north of London.

Rachael Wooding, a performer in the musical theatre who toured in the title role of Evita in 2009, was born in Harlington.[attribution needed]

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