This week we lead on a pair of ex-lovers who have denied plotting to kill one of their partners.
Also in news: - Courageous Joseph Carolan has been nominated for an Express Champion Child award for taking his cancer battle “in his stride.”
- MPs across the district have written to health secretary Jeremy Hunt demanding he halts plans to cut £43m from the local NHS.
- Thousands of families braved the cold this week to mark the switching on of Christmas lights across the district.
- A disgraced lawyer from Ferrybridge who betrayed his clients in a stamp duty swindle has been jailed for 21 months.
- A former Castleford Tigers player has been jailed for possessing more than 20,000 indecent images of children.
- Castleford coach Daryl Powell is pleased with pre-season preparations but admits there have been a few problems to overcome.
- All the latest news from Featherstone Rovers including details of a new club captain and the full fixture list for 2014.
- Pontefract pool star Darren Appleton is aiming to help Europe beat the United States in the Mosconi Cup in Las Vegas next week.
- A full round up of soccer, rugby league and rugby union match reports, plus junior sports news and reports.
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