Pontefract and Castleford Express

Friday to be hottest day of the year in Yorkshire - but will sunshine last for the Bank Holiday?


Man arrested on suspicion of raping woman in Leeds city centre

Featherstone Lane, Featherstone. Photo: Google.

Three injured in Featherstone crash

Sunny spells

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election


Warning over fake BT ‘ransomware’ email


Large numbers of police at Headingley and Leeds Bradford Airport after terror threat raised to critical

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Extra police on streets of West Yorkshire after Manchester attack

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Date: 23rd May 2017.
Manchester Arena terriost attack during the Ariana Grande concert. Pictured A view towards  Manchester Arena, showing the staircase where people where forced to leave out of the MEN after the incident.

Wrenthorpe couple badly hurt in Manchester Arena terrorist attack

Beverley Tillyer.

Mum jailed for having sex with 14-year-old schoolboys at her Pontefract home

Andrea Radrizzani with Massimo Cellino at Elland Road.

Cellino era officially over as Radrizzani completes Leeds United takeover

Leeds United

Roses recap: Lancashire v Yorkshire - Peter Handscomb strikes century in Old Trafford draw


Lancashire v Yorkshire (day 3): Bowler Jack Brooks savours his feats with bat


Pop legends Bananarama feature at Pontefract’s first evening race meeting

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Leeds Indie Food Festival - tuck in for some top final weekend events.

Tuck in to final course of Leeds Indie Food Festival

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SNEAK PEEK: New Chinese restaurant Tattu to open with Yorkshire inspired dishes in Leeds on June 9

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Party In The Park with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery at Flamingo Land on Saturday, June 3, 2017

PREVIEW: Party In The Park at Flamingo Land with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery on June 3

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Estcourt Road, Darrington - �307,000 (Richard Kendall 01977 798844)

A beautifully presented and well located four/five bedroom detached family home in the heart of Darrington

Chatsworth Avenue, Pontefract - Guide price: �245,000 - �265,000.

An extended larger-style detached family house


Yorkshire's quirkiest holiday accommodation

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