Wakefield Express

Craig Charles will bring funk and soul to Wakefield with DJ set

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Kebir Berry, John Rockett and Eric Jackson of the Pontefract and Ackworth Almshouse Charity. Pic below by Wakefield Libraries.

New almshouses to open for pensioners in need

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Castleford hairdresser Zoe Gaitley was selected to work London Fashion Week.

Fashion Week debut for stylist

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Traffic lights working again after crash

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Dog owner enters burning house to try save pets - but both die in blaze

News

Market closed because of Storm Doris

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#sistersport - we’re backing the next phase of This Girl Can

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‘Can you hear me?’ – Residents warned to hang up on new phone scam

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Police have released this e-fit of a suspect

Bogus callers in Pontefract - police issue e-fit image of suspect

Crime

Wakefield Trinity: Chester names unchanged squad for trip to Huddersfield Giants

Sport
United Kingdom Champion Tyler Bate and WWE's new UK stars will make history - appearing for the first time at select WWE Live Events in the UK and Ireland from May 4 to 12.

BREAKING: WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers to join legends at Sheffield Arena

Whats on
Garry Monk, now the longest serving head coach at Leeds United since Massimo Cellino became the owner.

Leeds United keen to avoid unwanted derby hat-trick

Leeds United

Signing off: Yorkshire’s Ryan Sidebottom hopes to bring curtain down on glittering career in perfect style

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VIDEO: Dickie Bird exhibition celebrates Test cricket umpire legend at Experience Barnsley

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Away double in key week for Ossett Town

Football

Leeds United aiming to overturn recent history at Ipswich

Leeds United
Bearcubs, gig in Leeds.

Bearcubs bringing electronica to Leeds Headrow

Music
United Kingdom Champion Tyler Bate and WWE's new UK stars will make history - appearing for the first time at select WWE Live Events in the UK and Ireland from May 4 to 12.

BREAKING: WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers to join legends at Sheffield Arena

Whats on
Deaf Havana.

My Chemical Romance man and more names added to Slam Dunk line-up

Music
Calderstone Court, Middlestown - �450,000 (Holroyd Miller 01924 299494)

Stunning and individually designed detached family home

Property
Nigel Barden with Simon Mayo.

The voice of food and drink: Nigel Barden’s celebration of Yorkshire fare

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Brandon Lodge, The Nook, Tingley,  Guide price: �500,000 - �525,000 (William H Brown 01924 381381)

A bespoke four bedroom detached home

Property