This week we lead on a rugby league player who has slammed the sentences handed to his attackers after being assaulted twice during a match.
Also in news:
- An adventurous pony had to be rescued by fire crews after falling through an old pig slurry feed pit at a Thorpe Audlin farm.
- Work to revamp Pontefract Park is underway as a group continues to campaign for improvements on the site.
- Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s will start a public consultation on its plans for a new food store in Glass Houghton next weekend.
- Bikers, scooters and police motorcyclists are set to saddle up this weekend to raise cash for Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
- Castleford Tigers have made three new signings for next season.
- Featherstone Rovers are 80 minutes away from reaching the Championship Grand Final for the fourth successive season after last Sunday’s play-off victory over Leigh Centurions.
- All the news from the local soccer, rugby union and cricket scenes, plus a full round up of local amateur rugby league and junior sports news.
- Voting gets underway in our Cute Kids competition.
- Travel by train to £10.