IN this week’s Express we report how a courageous duo dived into a pond to save a man who was trapped in his sinking car after it careered off a road in Ackworth.
Also in news:
- The heartbroken family of a six-year-old girl who died after fighting a rare form of leukaemia are urging residents to “give the gift of life” by joining the bone marrow register in the new year.
- Cash help to restore Pontefract’s architectural heritage will be available in the new year from a £1.5m regeneration fund.
- An independent review will be carried out to see if Pontefract Hospital’s accident and emergency department can be reopened at night.
- All the latest news from Castleford Tigers including a full match report on the Boxing Day victory over Bradford Bulls, plus action photographs and reaction from new coach Ian Millward.
- Three of Featherstone’s close-season signings will make their debuts in the New Year’s Day match against Hunslet Hawks at Bigfellas Stadium.
- Pontefract Squash Club’s James Willstrop will be aiming to maintain his recent sensational form in the World Series Finals at the prestigious Queen’s Club in West London next week.
- Sunshine holidays from £5.50
- Win cinema tickets