Pontefract and Castleford Express

Shop robber from Castleford used machete and fake gun in Pontefract and Ferrybridge store raids

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Sun Lane, Wakefield. Picture: Google.

Man jailed after being caught with can of beer despite Wakefield city centre drinking ban

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Man jailed after being caught with can of booze

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Weather warning: Two more days of snow and high winds expected to batter Yorkshire

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Train guard assaulted at Wakefield station by passenger without ticket

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Woman drove elbow into fellow drinker’s head in pub attack

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Residents helped keep traffic moving during snow chaos

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Slushy conditions sparked rush hour problems

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Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

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Goal scorer: Eli Hey.

Ponte Colls lose out in late turn round

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Section A leaders Swillington Welfare C hammered Smawthorne A 10-0.

Cue Club C soar to top of table by trouncing Featherstone B

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Leaders Ambience A have two matches in hand on closest rivals Olde Tavern.

Table-toppers Ambience maintain perfect record

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Goal scorer: Rob Oldham.

Oldham goal sets Glasshoughton on way to pleasing win

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Castleford RUFC host taster session for ladies tomorrow

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The Lovely Eggs, gig at the Brudenell.

The Lovely Eggs get cracking on another tour

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Winter fun at Flamingo Land

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Revolt and Revolutions at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

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Les Charmettes.

Travel: Park yourself in the Charente for a family-friendly French getaway

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The infinity hot tub at Coniston's spa

Travel review: Enjoy a proper Yorkshire getaway at Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa

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