In today’s Wakefield Express our top story is how Wakefield Council is set to plough more than £6m into the Hepworth gallery during the next five years.
Also in news:
- A training company where people can learn how to produce live events is planning to open a new premises on Wakefield’s waterfront.
- A controversial sell-off and demolition of Wakefield’s £3m market could be given the go-ahead by councillors next week.
- Government auditors have raised fears that the trust which runs the district’s hospitals is in too much debt.
- James Webster hasn’t given up on steering Wakefield Trinity Wildcats to the Super League play-offs but admits that he needs some luck to achieve a top-eight finish.
- With the Commonwealth Games now underway, Wakefield diver Alicia Blagg is among those within the Team England squad aiming to make a big splash in Glasgow.