Motorists face delays after accident in Pontefract
Thieves strike heart of community
VIDEO: Detectives appeal for witnesses after attempt...
Families urged to back new lottery
Classical music and film scores to be performed at P...
Store workers to take on ride for charity
Mountain rescue team’s new base
Motorists face delays in Pontefract this afternoon (Monday) following an accident.
Staff at a Castleford charity say they are ‘sickened’ after thieves swiped computer equipment and caused thousands of pounds worth of damage.
Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Ferrybridge on Saturday.
Pontefract’s Prince of Wales Hospice has taken its latest fundraising initiative to the streets of the Five Towns to raise much needed funds.
A range of classical pieces and film scores will be performed at Pontefract Castle next month.
Four store workers will take to the saddle this weekend in a bid to raise thousands of pounds for cancer charities.
FEATHERSTONE Rovers centre Sam Smeaton has resumed training after being out for nine months with a serious knee injury.
Leeds United will host Chesterfield in the first round of the Capital One Cup.
Featherstone Rovers are staging a special event in the clubhouse on Friday to thank the club’s volunteers.
Castleford’s new coach Daryl Powell is eagerly looking forward to his first home match in charge of the Tigers.
Europa and British Slalom champion Dave ‘The Rocket’ Ryding will host a skiing class at Lions Ski Club at Xscape, Castleford, tomorrow (Monday).
Hull FC forward Gareth Ellis could be doubtful for Friday’s Super League clash against his hometown club Castleford Tigers at the Wish Communications Stadium.
Athletes from Spenborough, Pontefract and Wakefield Harriers athletics clubs were among those in action last night, Wednesday, in the fourth round of the West Yorkshire Track and Field League.
Every week we bring you the most bizarre stories from our websites and beyond to put on smile on your face and kickstart that Friday feeling. Hope you enjoyed them as much as we did!
Pontefract Castle will come alive with drama and laughter next week when an all-male production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is performed on Thursday June 20.1 comment
In my experience, city “breaks” are rarely that - they’re the sort of jaunt that couples extreme sightseeing with sore feet.
Hope you enjoyed them as much as we did!
Cult comedy musical Little Shop of Horrors comes to Castleford this month as Encore Theatre Company stages it next week at Phoenix Theatre in Airedale.
Each week we bring you a selection of the funniest and cutest stories from our websites, to put a smile on your face each Friday.
Plans have been unveiled to create a community garden at Carleton Grange Community Centre in Pontefract.
Scrabble fans have staged a protest in Pontefract town centre against changes to its online version which they say has ruined the game.5 comments
Firefighters staged a teddy bear rescue as part of a day of safety activities at St Thomas’ CE Junior School in Featherstone.
A Castleford father and son who are trekking across the Sahara desert have received a fundraising boost from Larks Hill J&I School.
Sunny weather helped Methley Scarecrow Festival go with a swing, as hundreds flocked to the village at the weekend.
Community champion John Morton will receive a special award for his years of service to the Old Quarry Adventure Playground in Knottingley this month.
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Tuesday 18 June 2013
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