Pontefract and Castleford Express

“No more politicians” says Wakefield leader over devolution deal

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Leeds railway station.

Yorkshire rail strikes confirmed this week: What days will trains be affected?

Transport
Marks and Spencer has a store on Fargate in Sheffield city centre

M&S announce store closures across the country

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Yorkshire Dales-themed garden wins gold at Chelsea Flower Show

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Manchester attack anniversary: Wakefield man had counselling after witnessing "living nightmare"

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Lane blockage and double lorry smash on motorway

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Child sex predator Wakefield pensioner jailed for 14 years

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Street drinking beer can on the street.

Booze sales plan for town centre shop rejected

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Nicola Jayne Lawrence

Life of prisoner at New Hall, Wakefield 'could have been saved', jury inquest finds

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Pontefract races

Belinda Carlisle is star attraction at Pontefract Racecourse’s 80s night

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WATCH - Castleford 38 Leeds 10: Tigers show they have learned their lesson

Castleford Tigers

Sports director handed 50 day ban after almost colliding with Tour de Yorkshire marshal

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Castleford Tigers 38 Leeds Rhinos 10: Powell delighted with Tigers, but McDermott blasts “soft” Rhinos

Rugby league

Briscoe cannot set new record as Featherstone Rovers lose out to Leigh

Rugby league

Glasshoughton Welfare stand tall despite play-offs defeat

Football
Yorkshire's beautiful landscape provides a wonderful setting in which to retire

The Golden Years: Why Yorkshire is the best place to enjoy retirement

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Ultimate tribute to tribute band

Music

Crime writers under the microscope

Arts
Churchbalk Lane, Pontefract - �325,000 (Richard Kendall 01977 798844)

Spacious bungalow with extensive gardens to three sides

Lifestyle

Yorkshire Dales-themed garden wins gold at Chelsea Flower Show

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Work has recently begun and progress made on the upgrading of four canal towpaths in Yorkshire

Upgraded canal towpaths in Yorkshire will offer scenic traffic-free routes by bike and on foot

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