This week we lead on a gang of masked robbers - one brandishing a firearm - who raided a jewellers in Pontefract town centre.
Also in news:
- A man has been arrested after a police pursuit through Pontefract on Sunday.
- Talented young singer Zara Hall has clinched a coveted role in a promotional video for a new children’s cartoon film.
- Long-awaited work on a new supermarket in Knottingley, which could create up to 40 jobs, is expected to get underway before long.
- Vulnerable children are being referred to social services because families are missing out on vital support, council bosses have admitted.
- Castleford Tigers are ready for a fresh challenge in the Super League play-offs at St Helens on Friday night after missing out on top spot in the table.
- All the latest news from Featherstone Rovers who are 80 minutes away from reaching the Championship Grand Final for the fourth time in five seasons.
- Methley pipped derby rivals Townville for the Central Yorkshire Cricket League Premiership title on a dramatic final day of the season.
- A full round up of soccer, amateur rugby league, rugby union, bowls, athletics, angling, squash, horse racing, pool and pigeon racing news.
- The top ten in our Chip Shop of the Year competition revealed.
- Another token in our £10 rail offer.