Pontefract and Castleford Express

Millions of us to lose our remaining holidays before the New Year

Chocolate is toxic for dogs

Festive treats that could be deadly for your dog


New hope for Wakefield Trinity out-of-town stadium?

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Community projects pitching for funds on BBC show Let’s Get a Good Thing Going


More than 40 children stopped in two hours during truancy patrols


Billboard proposal- did she say yes?


Urgent appeal put out for festive toys


Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

Brad Singleton

Leeds Rhinos: Singleton to skipper the Rhinos for first time against Wakefield

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These two players have a combined age of 164.  Keith Powell (left), aged 79, plays in Castleford, Pontefract and District League, Leeds League and also for Yorkshire Super Vets. When YMCA D played Ferrybridge B, he faced 85-year-old Marcus Hookham, Ferrybridges team captain. Marcus is the local leagues vice president and their representative with Yorkshire table tennis.

Leaders collect maximum points by trouncing C Station

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Matthew Waite in action for Yorkshire last season. Picture: Bruce Rollinson.

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Pontus Jansson celebrates after scoring the winning goal for Leeds United against Norwich. Picture: Simon Hulme

Jansson heads Leeds United to important win over Norwich

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Winning margin flatters Pontefract’s opponents


Aston: Castleford set for another good year with calibre of players at club

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Featherstone’s former Tigers teammates Mariano and Wheeldon face old club on Boxing Day

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