This week we lead on campaigners who are handing over a 9,000-signature petition against Wakefield Council plans to axe three pools in the Five Towns.
Also in news:
- We also launch our new campaign, aimed at ensuring people in the Five Towns get their fair share and at sorting out problems in your local communities.
- A young woman managed to fight off a Pontefract man who tried to rape her after he developed an obsession with her, a court heard.
- We have exclusive news on the latest in the fight to secure a future for Kellingley Colliery.
- We also have picture spreads from Farmer Copley’s Festival at the Farm, the Overload2K14 music festival and Ackworth Gala.
- Castleford Tigers have a key Super League game on Thursday night at Widnes Vikings who they also play in the Challenge Cup semi-finals.
- All the latest news from Featherstone Rovers whose majority shareholder Feisal Nahaboo has quit the club and chief executive Craig Poskitt has resigned.
- Badsworth swimmer Max Litchfield has been selected for the England team for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
- Photographs and report from Pontefract’s race meeting last Monday.
- Two pages of junior rugby league reports and photographs.
- A full round up of bowls, soccer and amateur rugby league reports.