In this week’s Express

Pontefract and Castleford Express front page 30.6.11
Pontefract and Castleford Express front page 30.6.11
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IN this week’s Express is the first in a series of special reports highlighting patients’ and MPs’ concerns for the future of services at Pontefract Hospital.

Also in the news:

- A four year project testing the soil at the former Hickson and Welch chemical plant comes to an end in £1.2 million clean up trial.

- Angry parents slam an Ackworth headteacher for trying to impose a ban on sports day photographs.

- Picture special including photographs from Ackworth Gala, Kippax Carnival and Carleton High School’s year 11 prom.

In sport:

- Castleford Tigers coach Terry Matterson is looking for a much improved defensive display in Friday’s night’s home match against Super League leaders Warrington Wolves.

- Featherstone Rovers have ruled out any chance of complacency ahead of Sunday’s home game against struggling French side Toulouse Olympique.

- Full report and photographs from last Sunday’s Wilkinson Pontefract open track and field meeting.

In promotions:

- Win tickets to see Harry Potter in 3D at Imax

- £5 off at Bon Marche

- 25 per cent off at Chiquito

- 50 free photos with Snapfish

- 15 per cent off Barry M Make-up