In this week’s Express

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IN this week’s Express we report how amatuer archaeologists Andy Green and Shaun Scott unearthed a hoard of 2,000-year-old treasure worth more than £500,000

Also in news:

- Community leaders speak out over hospital fears. Read the latest in our series of special reports into the problems facing Pontefract Hospital.

- Castleford Tigers fans present a 19,000-signature petition to Wakefield Council urging it to back the club’s plans to sell its ground for a supermarket development.

- Worried allotment owners in Featherstone fear they are being deliberately targeted after a spate of vicious attacks on baby ducks and chickens.

- And we have a Castleford Academy prom picture special.

In promotions:

- Fish, chips and peas for £1 from Papa’s - take advantage of our mouthwatering deal this Thursday and Friday!

- £5 off at Castleford Frankie and Benny’s

In sport:

- Castleford Tigers are searching for a new coach following Terry Matterson’s decision to leave the club at the end of the season after six years at the helm

- Featherstone Rovers boss Daryl Powell is looking for another top-notch display when team take on Hunslet Hawks at Bigfellas Stadium on Sunday.