Pontefract and Castleford Express

Former rugby league star reveals how depression led him to the brink of suicide

Date: 7th June 2016. Picture James Hardisty.
Actor John Godber at East Riding Theatre, Beverley.

Upton-born playwright signs up to help people with dementia

Yvette Cooper

MP calling for ‘urgent’ change as Facebook ‘gets it very wrong’ over child abuse content


Former Wakefield rugby league player found not guilty of sex offences after trial


Body of man found in West Yorkshire town


Extra armed police deployed in West Yorkshire after terror threat raised to critical

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Tributes to 'lovely, bright and hardworking' Leeds student killed in terror attack

Courtney Boyle

Mum of Leeds student killed in terror attack: 'You made me so proud with all you achieved'

Chief Superintendent Paul Money

Gun seized and 17 people arrested in police drugs raids across Leeds

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Tom Holmes races in for a try for Castleford Tigers against Leeds Rhinos at Magic Weekend.

Roberts set to return – but Holmes earns praise from Castleford boss

Castleford Tigers
Jack Hebden, who took four wickets for Townville.

Townville beat the weather to climb to second


Bambrook hits century as Ledsham win again


Shock as Monk hands in his resignation at Leeds United

Leeds United
Whispering Wood Folk to bring special shows to the National Coal Mining Museum for England  from the 2nd to the 4th of June.

PREVIEW: Pass It On - acrobatic theatrical adventure coming to National Coal Mining Museum

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Heaven 17

WIN: Tickets to Wentworth Music Festival see Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau, Lemar and more this Sunday

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Guadalupe Plata, gig in Leeds.

Spanish trio bring their twisted desert blues to Leeds

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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