IN this week’s Express we report how an investigation has been launched into the death of a miner after a roof collapse at Kellingley Colliery. We have a three-page special report with reaction from miners’ relatives, union officials and MPs.
Also in news:
- The heartbroken family of teenager Benjamin Manning – who died after a night out drinking in Wakefield – are calling for safety measures at the spot where he drowned.
- Is The Hoff coming to Xscape?
- Featherstone Rovers’ boss Simon Riley is issuing a stern warning to fans to behave at this weekend’s Championship grand final.
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And in sport:
- Table-toppers Featherstone Rovers aim to ‘finish the job off’ by winning Sunday’s Championship Grand Final against Sheffield Eagles.
- Castleford Tigers star Rangi Chase, who has signed a two-year contract extension, is confident the club is heading in the right direction.
- All the latest news from the local soccer and amateur rugby scenes.