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Council committed to providing library service in Ossett

Sarah Pearson, acting corporate director for regeneration and economic growth at Wakefield Council

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LETTER: Wakefield Council executive’s pay can’t be vindicated

Jean Norfolk, via email

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Wakefield MP Mary Creagh.

LETTER: City has one of the hardest working MPs

Over the past few weeks there has been quite a number of letters in the Express with opinions about our local MP saying that she should resign because of the way that she voted in the Brexit debate.

Yvette Cooper MP.

LETTER: Don’t fall for it

Across our area vital services are being heavily cut.

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LETTER: Councils ride roughshod over our little village

LETTER: Councils ride roughshod over our little village

As a resident of Ackworth for almost 50 years I find myself totally frustrated with both the parish council and Wakefield Council.

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LETTER: HS2 millstone

In response to the excellent ‘Counting the cost of HS2’ special report by Don Mort featured in the Express (March 30), I would like to add that in the financial year 2015/16 the 11 directors of HS2 were paid a total of £1,597,162.

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LETTER: We can’t offer permits for free due to cutbacks

LETTER: We can’t offer permits for free due to cutbacks

I write in response to letters about parking permits in the Wakefield Express on March 31.

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Dog poo in a bag which has been thrown into a tree on Barley Cop Lane. Picture: Michelle Blade

Take bags of dog mess home

Bri Shaw, via email

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LETTERS: Self employed should pay same national insurance

So we’ve a whopping £2bn hole in our finances by another woman Prime Minister who was not for turning?

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LETTERS: Help me with Castleford memories

Can anyone in the Rock Hill area in Castleford help me fill in a few memory blanks from my childhood?

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LETTERS: A pointless bridge in Upton

In Upton village, close to the Co-op store on Waggon Lane, there is a humpback bridge over what was once a railway serving Upton Colliery.

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Newspaper: Hemsworth Express.
Story: Complaints are being made about flytipping and littering at the former Westfield Hotel, which is becoming a dangerous eyesore and attracting rats. Pictured is some of the waste material, a large amount of which looks like trade waste, that has been flytipped.
Reporter: Don Mort.
Photographer: Andrew Bellis.
Photo date: 16/02/16
Picture Ref: AB060c0216

LETTERS: Dismayed at littering

I am dismayed, disgusted and disappointed by my fellow countrymen/women with the amount of rubbish that litters our towns, cities and countryside.

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The Brexit Bill has been triggered.

LETTERS: Brexit is extreme and divisive

The Prime Minister is to officially notify the European Union on March 29 that the UK is leaving.

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HS2 project

LETTERS: How HS2 affects South Kirkby

I have had a lot of enquiries regarding the route of the high speed rail track through my ward of South Kirkby, South Elmsall and Moorthorpe.

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LETTERS: Cycle track in Ponefract is important

Forget the involved cycle route beside the ‘cut’ (at the Aire and Calder Navigation).

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LETTERS: What warrants Wakefield Council executive’s salary?

Judy Goodwin, Windross Close, Altofts.

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Ossett post office showing queue.

LETTERS: We want to save Ossett Post Office

I found Alex Story’s article relating to Ossett Post Office (Politically Speaking, January 27) very condescending.

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Newspaper: Wakefield Express.
Story: Thornes Park college campus is going to be up for sale.
Photo date: 08/10/15
Picture Ref: AB307b1015

LETTERS: Thornes Park is the priority not land values

As your previous correspondent Peter Bancroft said in his letter last month, it all seems to have gone very quiet about building in Thornes Park.

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A �5m state of the art eye unit at Pinderfields Hospital officially opened by MP Mary Creagh.

LETTERS: Reaction to Mary Creagh’s Brexit vote continues

John Clarke, Sandal Cliff, Sandal

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EU referendum photocall, Ilkley Moor..23rd May 2016 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

LETTERS SPECIAL PART 2: Mary Creagh’s Brexit vote

Mark Woodhead, via email

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