Pontefract and Castleford Express

REVEALED: These are the WORST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you


REVEALED: These are the BEST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you

Weather forecast

Weather: 'BEAST FROM THE EAST' to freeze Yorkshire next week

Light rain

Blaze at glass recycling plant in South Kirkby near Pontefract


WEATHER ALERT: Big freeze to bring risk of 'significant snow' to Yorkshire


KFC re-opens in Wakefield


'Lift it and we will lift you' police warn as they launch new drive to tackle shop thefts in Wakefield

Vladimir Madle.

Crystal Meth and bomb making lab found in drug dealer's Wakefield bedsit

Fed up business owners.

'City centre roadworks are killing us off' warn Wakefield business owners

Featherstone's Joe Fox plunges over for his second try in the 18-6 win over Thatto Heath in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup second round. Picture: Jonathan Buck.

Amateurs Featherstone Lions aim to pull off Challenge Cup upset at Oldham on Sunday

Featherstone Rovers
Kemar Roofe celebrates after scoring Leeds United's equaliser against Bristol City. Picture: James Hardisty.

Leeds United hit back to win point in Heckingbottom’s first home game in charge

Leeds United

Moore sent off as Featherstone slump to first defeat with seven-try hammering at London

Featherstone Rovers

Badgers through to national finals


Castleford beat derby rivals in a semi-final for the second time

More Sport

Ten-up Pontefract Pirates are celebrating

Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

Whats on
Enjoy a free and healthy walk about Nostell Priory.

Enjoy a healthy walk at National Trust Nostell

Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree