Pontefract and Castleford Express

Wakefield Council to close creche in move to save cash

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M62 near Leeds strewn with hundreds of Coke bottles after lorry overturns

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West Yorkshire Police's campaign reminds people viewing indecent child images online about what they stand to lose.

Police campaign urges people viewing indecent child images to seek help - or risk losing it all

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Off licences cap could help Castleford’s street drinking problems

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New award is launched by Henman

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£3.5m Pontefract Castle restoration project grinds to a halt for a second time after scrapping of contractor

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Police make arrest after sudden death of man in Wakefield hotel

Crime

Jet2 announce THREE new destinations from Leeds Bradford Airport for summer 2019

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Street marshalls are joining police and others working to keep revellers safe in Wakefield city centre.

Street marshals bolster police teams keeping revellers safe in Wakefield city centre

Crime
Jesse Sene-Lefao in action for Castleford Tigers.

Jesse expects to win trophies in his three more years at Castleford

Castleford Tigers
Foolaad gets his nose ahead in a thrilling finish to the third race at Pontefract's first meeting of the year. Picture: Alan Wright

Thrilling belated start to new racing season at Pontefract

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Hernandez thanks Leeds United fans for support after signing new deal

Leeds United

Diakiese heading for Germany for next UFC bout

Sport

Ponte Colls are close to promotion after fantastic win over rivals

Football
The Slow Readers Club, gig in Leeds.

Epic sounding Manchester band kicking off tour in Leeds

Music

Explore art after hours with Museums at Night

Arts
Views from the Coniston Hotel.

Travel: Postcard-perfect Coniston shows off the very best bits of Yorkshire

Lifestyle
Lenovo Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Augmented Reality Headset, Currys, 149.99

Gadgets: 5 of the best virtual reality headsets

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Weber Q 2200 Gas Barbecue with stand, Black, Wyevale Garden Centre, 399.00

Gardening: 5 of the best barbecues

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