In this week’s Express

In this week's Express
In this week's Express

In this week’s Express we report how a raging inferno which ripped through a Pontefract family car business is being treated as arson..

Also in this week’s Express:

- Two primary schools – which were created after controversial mergers – will be rebuilt in a £7m project.

- Cost-cutting plans which could see swimming pools in the Five Towns close one day a week have been revealed by council chiefs.

- Ready-to-read pupils from schools across the district celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as a host of their favourite literary characters.

In competitions and promotions:

- Last chance to win your dream wedding.

- Rail travel across the north for just £10.

- Enter the Express’ Business Awards.

- Send in a message for your mum on Mother’s Day.

In sport:

- All the latest news from Castleford Tigers including a full preview of Saturday’s Super League match at London Broncos.

- A full match report and action photographs from last weekend’s Castleford Tigers’ derby game against Leeds Rhinos.

- Four players are set to return for champions Featherstone’s opening Co-operative Championship game at Keighley Cougars on Sunday but Rovers have been hit by suspensions.

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