Pontefract and Castleford Express

Shopping centre staff receive 'tantrum training' to help families

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Fire at Lock Lane. Picture by Andrew Apperley

Fire breaks out at Castleford caravan company

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GCSE pass rates have fallen this year across the UK overall.

GCSEs 2017: UK pass rates fall amid major exams shake-up

Education
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Bus pervert preyed on teenage girls

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GCSEs 2017: Your guide to Yorkshire's results

Education

GCSEs 2017: Wait is finally over as thousands of Yorkshire pupils get exam results

Education

Pets rescued in Wakefield house fire

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A man braves the rain in Leeds city centre
. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds battered by summer storm: How you were affected

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Early Leeds Festival goers brave the rain in Leeds this morning. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire weather: County battered by severe summer storms as flood sirens are sounded and transport halted

Environment
Pontefract Collieries' Chris Jackson.

Ponte Colls bounce back after late goal knocks them out of FA Cup

Football
Townville's Jack Hughes.

Bradford League: Methley back in top spot

Sport

Pontefract star wins Cleethorpes title for tenth time

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Queen Kindly wins Pontefract’s richest race of season

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Four star Khalifa helps keep Kippax on promotion track

Sport
Westerman, gigs in Leeds.

Intriguing new singer-songwriter ready to ‘Call’ in Leeds

Music
Meadowlark, gig in Leeds.

Leeds date for acclaimed alt-pop duo Meadowlark

Music
X Factor star Rebecca Ferguson to headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on Saturday, August 19.

Superwoman Rebecca Ferguson replaces Matt Terry at Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on August 19

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Harbour Law won the 2016 St Leger

Chance to win tickets to popular St Leger Festival

Lifestyle

Competition: Win a back to school pack from Lakeside Village

Lifestyle

A Level students offered FREE Nando's on results day

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