In this week’s Express

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We lead on a ‘hit and run’ driver who mowed down a pensioner as he tried to stop him stealing three vases from a garden centre.

Also in news:

Meet our wedding winners and hear the couple’s inspirational story after our bride-to-be has fought cancer twice in three years.

Firefighters vote in favour of strike action in a dispute over pensions.

Mid Yorkshire Hospital NHS Trust comes under fire after inspectors found care failings.

Reporter Sam Cooper takes to the track as he finds out more about a Pontefract go-karting centre helping a new generation of Lewis Hamiltons.

In sport:

Featherstone taking “absolutely nothing for granted” in Sunday’s opening play-off tie against Leigh Centurions at Big Fellas Stadium after Rovers finished top of the Championship for the fourth successive season.

Castleford Tigers without three key players for Sunday’s final Super League match of the season at neighbours Wakefield Wildcats.

All the news from the local soccer and cricket scenes, plus a full round up of local amateur rugby and junior sports news.

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