In this week’s Express
IN this week’s Express we report on how defiant residents fighting to keep their homes on Featherstone’s gutted Girnhill Lane estate will take their battle to a public inquiry.
Also in the news:
- Remploy in Pontefract will close its doors today with the loss of around 30 jobs.
- A cafe, improved security and parking are some of the revamp projects lined-up to boost Pontefract’s vandal-hit park.
- MP Yvette Cooper is calling on Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust to stop sending Pontefract patients to Dewsbury for treatment.
- All the latest news from Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers including full previews of this week’s matches
- Action photographs and reaction from Featherstone’s win against Swinton and Castleford’s defeat against London.
- A full round up and scorecards from last weekend’s local cricket games.
- Action photographs and a full report from Pontefract’s ‘Ladies Day’ race meeting plus a preview of this Sunday’s meeting.
Promotions and competitions:
- Win an Ipad 3
- Free London 2012 Union Jack pin badge
- See our fabulous Pontefract Races Ladies’ Day pictures special
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Weather for Wakefield
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Temperature: 8 C to 17 C
Wind Speed: 16 mph
Wind direction: North
Temperature: 4 C to 15 C
Wind Speed: 21 mph
Wind direction: North west