In this week’s Express

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IN this week’s Express the family of Ackworth man Paul Farey pay tribute to their “inspirational” son, who died after a long battle with a rare heart condition.

Also in news:

- A suicidal woman who torched her flat in a booze-fuelled frenzy while family members were trapped upstairs has been jailed.

- Ambitious plans to redevelop Featherstone Rovers’ Big Fella’s Stadium will be on show at a special community event in the town next month.

- A Streethouse mum fears thousands of lives could be devastated if the heart unit that saved her son is closed.

In promotions:

- Find out if your son or daughter has sent you a Father’s Day text message.

- Get a FREE pint at selected pubs!

- Get a free bottle of wine with dinner at a Wakefield restaurant.

- Save 15% at Dickies.

In sport:

- Featherstone Rovers are set to be close to full strength for Thursday night’s Northern Rail Cup semi-final against Halifax at Bigfellas Stadium.

- Castleford Tigers coach Terry Matterson has selection dilemmas for Friday night’s Super League clash at Salford City Reds.

- Qualifying matches for Castleford and District Crown Bowling Association’s annual festival will be played next week. There are full details of all the entrants and venues.