Pontefract and Castleford Express

Neighbourhood police teams offer reassurance after terror attack


Veterans called into action to parade through town to save barracks

The scene at Westminster in the minutes after the terrorist attack.

Reach out to victims of London attacks, urge family of Jo Cox

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Objections to housing fails to halt plans


‘Off-road bikers are tearing up our town’


Schools are ‘betrayed’ as budgets cut


‘Our pupils and our staff are fantastic day in and day out’

Pontefract pay and play golf course is to be scrapped.

Fierce backlash over closure of golfing facilities

PIC: James Hardisty

Police in Yorkshire ramp up patrols after Westminster outrage

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Eleven-year-old Bailey Fisher won the handicap singles final.

Youngest winner Bailey follows in dad’s footsteps

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Lock Lane's Ethan Flowers takes on two Normanton tacklers in Saturday's Division One derby match. Picture: Matthew Merrick.

Lions and Lane still looking for first victories

Rugby league

Exclusive: Wakefield Trinity considering selling place in Super League

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Extra agony as Pontefract RUFC miss out on final

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Yorkshire chief brands prize money in cricket ‘a joke’


Table topping Ponte Colls suffer first home defeat


VIDEO PREVIEW: Yorkshire world premiere for Brexit inspired piano recital European Unison

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Slam Dunk Festival addition Crossfaith.

More names added to Slam Dunk festival line-up

Bill Baird, gig in Leeds.

San Francisco trailblazer set for Leeds date

210317 Gary Verity  from Welcome to Yorkshire with Judith Blake Leader of Leeds City Council  and  two of the Kaiser Chiefs  Peanut (left) and Simon Rix  at the Y17  conference at York Theatre Royal  yesterday(tues)

Big plans for year ahead are revealed


Modern children have tried olives and quinoa before turning five

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VIDEO: How to cook the perfect steak

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