Pontefract and Castleford Express

Doctor is trekking to Everest

In a statement written on his behalf to Wakefield Council, it read: Mr Attwood has realised that his business needs to diversify if it is not to disappear.

Farmer’s biogas scheme is given green light

South Kirkby Reds football club.

Clubs gears up for all the fun at their country fair

Sunny spells

MP Mary Creagh: “Westminster attack showed best and worst of humanity”


Wakefield dance duo poised for BBC screening


Schools to get share of £159m


Silent film fest comes to town

Police at the scene when the drugs were recovered.

Nightclub to have licence reviewed after drugs raid

Nurses Matthew Burns and Charlotte Willoughby.

Second Admiral Nurse brings care and support

Dacia Magic Weekend

Competition: Your chance to be Castleford Tigers’ mascot at Magic Weekend

Castleford Tigers
Action from Pontefract's opening meeting of the season when Snoano (right), ridden by David Allan, won the feature race on the card. Picture: Alan Wright.

Longest flat handicap race in country at Pontefract on Monday

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Monk vows to fight on after disastrous defeat for Leeds United

Leeds United

Glasshoughton Welfare hold presentation evening


Hampshire v Yorkshire: We let it get away from us – Gary Ballance

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While She Sleeps

PREVIEW: While She Sleeps wake up fans with Yorkshire homecoming gigs and album You Are We

Whats on 2
"I will be singing my songs the way that I intended them to be - I'll put everything into it," says Rory Graham. Photo: Dean Chalkley for Sony Records.

AUDIO EXCLUSIVE: I'm only Human but I'll put everything into Live At Leeds, vows Rag 'n' Bone Man

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Gypsy Lane, Townville - Guide price: �275,000-�295,000 (Richard Kendall 01977 798844)

Stylish and modern detached bungalow in Townville

A Sian Platter starter. PIC: Tony Johnson

Restaurant review: Malagor, Ossett

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Iris restaurant in Wakefield gets into the Waitrose Good Food Guide.
L to R) Megan Gordon, Connor Moffatt, Head Chef and owner Liam Duffy, Jake Finan and Laura Murphy.

Wakefield chefs to cook up a treat at Easter