In this week’s Express we report how a war has broken out between the developers of rival supermarket plans in Castleford – with both insisting there can only be one store in the town.
Also in news:
- The mother of a Knottingley pilot who died when his plane crashed during an aerobatics display told his inquest she thought the event would have been cancelled because of the weather, an inquest heard.
- Council chiefs are planning to launch a £830,000 action plan to help keep the district moving during the winter months.
- Angry councillors passed a motion calling on health chiefs to reverse the overnight closure at Pontefract Hospital’s accident and emergency department.
- A devastated pensioner has been forced to park miles away from her home after thugs smashed her car windows twice in two days.
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- Castleford’s new coach Ian Millward has recruited additional staff to his backroom team.
- Featherstone captain Stuart Dickens believes defending champions Rovers must raise the bar yet again in 2012 to stay ahead of their rivals.
- New Australian signing Grant Millington says he is “excited” about joining Castleford Tigers on a two-year contract.