Pontefract and Castleford Express

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West Yorkshire Police horse Connor

‘Handsome and hard-working’ West Yorkshire Police horse dies at age of 19

Crime
Honda Rebel motorcycle recovered by police.

Search for owner of stolen Honda motorbike recovered in Knottingley

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Concern that fire starters are targeting empty buildings

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Housing plans for land next to club

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Safety hit by staffing crisis

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Storm Brian set to batter the UK

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SAS soldier pens book about battle with PTSD

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Pupils from De Lacy Acadmey taking part in a restart a heart day with Yorkshire Ambulance.

Let’s get this heart restarted: Schools take part in CPR scheme

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Glasshoughton Welfare joint manager Darren Holmes.

Glasshoughton manager looking for players to step up

Football
La Fritillaire is one of three horses in with a chance of winning the Stayers' Championship at Pontefract's final meeting of the season on Monday. Picture: Alan Wright.

Listed race at Pontefract’s final meeting on Monday

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Lock Lane winger Connor Turner collects the ball from a high kick to score a fourth minute try in Saturday's play-off semi-final at Normanton Knights. Picture: Jonathan Buck.

Lock Lane’s poor discipline punished in play-off defeat

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Illustrator Ian Beck. Photo: Graham Miller

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Anita Marsh and her daughter Alyssia have waved goodbye to pony Jazz and welcomed a new horse, Mara.

In The Saddle column: Heartbreak and happiness as we say hello, wave goodbye to ponies

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