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LETTER: Hospice pioneers would be proud

Staff and volunteers gathered in Wakefield Hospice’s Cross Street shop recently to mark its closure and the end of an era.

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Campaigners from the Crofton Against HS2 group, who are fighting plans to send trains through their village, meeting Wakefield Council leader Peter Box at Wakefield town hall.

LETTERS: Wakefield readers debate Hs2

A petition against the proposed route of HS2 has been organised by Crofton Against HS2 and has already been signed by more than 50 residents.

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LETTERS: Express readers on race hate crime, tracing relatives and swifts

LETTERS: Express readers on race hate crime, tracing relatives and swifts

Leavers did not vote for the ugly face of hate crime.

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LETTERS: Wakefield readers on having pride in our city and the EU

LETTERS: Wakefield readers on having pride in our city and the EU

I would like to assure Mike Loakman that Wakefield Council, and the many people who actually live in Wakefield, do have pride in our city.

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LETTERS: Wakefield readers have their say on racism and the EU, city regeneration and elections

Your headline last week posed the rhetorical question ‘Ugly Face of Hate Crime – Is this what we voted for?’

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LETTERS: Our readers have their say on disabled parking, the EU and state pension age

WASPI - Women Against State Pension Inequality - demonstrated at the House of Parliament on Wednesday, June 29.

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SHOWING THE WAY: A volunteer at the National Coal Mining Museum.

Mining museum’s helpers to go under the spotlight

The National Coal Mining Museum will be championing the work of their helpers during National Volunteers’ Week.

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Local elections. May 2008.
David John Hopkins. Conversvative. Wakefield 
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LETTERS: Wakefield readers have their say on council, Thornes Park and energy

Having had the privilege of representing Wakefield south ward from 1999 till my retirement on May this year, I hope that you will allow me to say thank you to the people of Kettlethorpe, Sandal, Agbrigg and Belle Vue for their support and encouragement during my period of office.

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Story: Cyclists make their way through the streets of South Elmsall. 
Tour de Yorkshire  Mens race- Stage Two, Saturday 30th April 2016.
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LETTERS: Fury as potholes in the Five Towns are fixed for Tour De Yorkshire

Some of the roads in Pontefract and the rest of the Five Towns have needed council attention for years.

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LETTERS: Wakefield readers on the community payback team, the EU and fracking

I recently asked the probation service if the community payback scheme would be interested in clearing a path.

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24 october 2013.
Feeding the birds in Thornes Park, Wakefield.

LETTERS: Wakefield readers on the state of Thornes Park and the EU

My wife and I decided to have a walk besides the duck pond at Thornes Park the other day.

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The Prince of Wales Hospice in Pontefract. (P542D339)

LETTERS: Our readers on Pontefract and Wakefield hospitals, academies and fundraising

Crisis is a word often over used when talking about the NHS, but when used in relation to describing the hospital trust responsible for Wakefield and Pontefract, it is always true.

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Town End traffic lights Pontefract

LETTERS: Memories of Ferrybridge, regeneration and Town End, Pontefract

I have recently been reading about the closure of Ferrybridge C power station with mixed feelings.

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The old Bishopgarth police training facility, Westfield Road, Wakefield,

LETTERS: Wakefield readers on the sale of city buildings, the NHS junior doctors’ strike and the EU

I was dumbstruck to read last week that some mindless bureaucrat has decided the loss of (Wakefield’s) Bishop’s Palace and Lodge Buildings is outweighed by the benefits of regeneration.

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LETTERS: Wakefield Post Office, the EU, road safety and energy strategies

How wonderful it is to see Mary Creagh campaigning to save the Post Office in Wakefield.

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LETTER SPECIAL: Wakefield readers have their say on whether to stay or leave the EU.

LETTER SPECIAL: Wakefield readers have their say on whether to stay or leave the EU.

When are we going to witness a personality who is going to express views and opinions on behalf of the people who oppose remaining in the EU?

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LETTERS: Ridings Centre in Wakefield needs traffic issues sorting

It is good news that the new owners of The Ridings Shopping Centre intend to invest millions in a revamp of the premises (Express, February 19).

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LETTERS: EU renegotiation achieved little

David Cameron’s counterfeit EU renegotiation aimed low, achieved little, and evades the pivotal economic and constitutional arguments.

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LETTER SPECIAL: Derelict ABC Cinema on Kirkgate, Wakefield

I really do not know how much longer the people of Wakefield have to put up with the awful sight of dereliction presented by the former cinema situated opposite The Ridings on the corner of Sun Lane and Kirkgate.

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LETTERS: Hands off green belt land - say no to M&S

It is beyond belief that Sandal Property Group, acting for Woodhead Investments, is now preparing to submit a planning application for a retail development expansion at Sandal (Wakefield Express, ‘People have say on new M&S store’, February 19).

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