A group of scouts from Ackworth marched to success when they took part in the Queen’s official birthday celebrations at the weekend.
This week we lead on the father of a young mum accused of causing or allowing the death of her baby who told a jury his daughter’s partner was ‘violent’.
A teacher from Ackworth accused of raping a 15-year-old schoolgirl has been cleared of all charges.
Dedicated fundraiser Sue Marley is taking to the sky in a bid to raise yet more cash for charity in memory of her daughter.
This week we lead on a multi-million pound link road which will pave the way for thousands of new homes and hundreds of job, according to council bosses.
Sandygate Lane in Ackworth will be closed from June 3 until June 6 whilst the road is resurfaced.
Wakefield Council spent more than twice the national average to bring the Olympic torch to the district last summer.2 comments
Motorists across the district face delays later this month when roadworks take place.
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Weather for Wakefield
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Temperature: 10 C to 22 C
Wind Speed: 14 mph
Wind direction: North
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Wind Speed: 12 mph
Wind direction: East