In this week’s Wakefield Express

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This week we lead on a scrap metal firm and former sponsor of Wakefield Wildcats which went bust two years ago is being chased for more than £67m by HMRC.

Also in news:

- A mother was tied up and subjected to serious sex attacks as her young son slept in the next room during a violent burglary at her home.

- Tributes have been paid to the former owner of Wakefield Theatre Club who brought the biggest names in show business to the city.

- The bungalow where Bobby and Christi Shepherd died of carbon monoxide poisoning while on holiday in 2006 will be demolished later this year.

- Bereaved families could be facing a month-long wait to cremate their loved ones.

- And a four-year campaign to get more support for people with dementia has led to the appointment of a specialist nurse for the district.

In sport:

- Wakefield Trinity Wildcats prop Lopini Paea has left the club.

- Ossett Town will play Bradford City for a pre-season friendly.

- Wakefield Harriers and England runner Charlene Thomas finished third in the women’s 3,000m at the Loughborough International event.

- And racing team 23 Racing are hoping to make a big impression in the Duo BRDC Formula 4 Championship.