In this week’s Express

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

IN this week’s Express we report on police investigating the possible source of a major oil spill in an eight-mile stretch of the River Aire near Castleford.

Also in the news:

- An exotic serpent caused drama in Darrington last weekend when it slithered into a couple’s back garden.

- Castleford haulage company bosses claim constant floods of sewage water at their business are costing the firm thousands of pounds.

- Concerned campaigners are joining forces to apply for grants which could save their libraries from the axe.

In sport:

- All the latest news from Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers

- Action photographs and reaction from Featherstone’s 28-28 draw at Sheffield Eagles.

- A full round up and scorecards from last weekend’s local cricket games.

- Action photographs and a full report from Pontefract’s race meeting last Sunday.

Promotions and competitions:

- Two for one at Flow House at Xscape in Castleford

- Full round up of A level results

- Two for one at Cannon Hall Farm