In this week’s Express


In this week’s Express we report how a Chinese restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy after vicious rumours a customer got a dog microchip lodged in their teeth.

Also in news:

- Teenage sweethearts who didn’t see each other for 22 years have married after reuniting on Facebook.

- Find out the latest on the mysterious disappearance of Castleford’s high street horse.

- Pontefract cricketer Tim Bresnan was so bowled over by Castleford Tigers’ plans to sell its ground for a supermarket development he was one the first 3,000 people to sign a petition backing the scheme.

In competitions and promotions:

- Get a free bottle of win at Pontefract’s King’s Croft Hotel.

- Get 20% off at Store Twenty One.

- Save up to 60% of summer hotel breaks.

In sport:

- Castleford Tigers aim to put on a better show in front of the Sky TV cameras against Huddersfield Giants on Sunday after flopping on their last two appearances on the sports channel.

- Featherstone Rovers have been hit by a fresh crop of injuries ahead of Sunday’s home game against York City Knights.