Wakefield Express

KFC closes in Wakefield...because it has run out of chicken

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Tesco Hemsworth, picture courtesy of Google.

Teenagers arrested on suspicion of arson after Tesco supermarket fire

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Town

Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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First look inside district’s new £5m leisure centre

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£750 million masterplan to transform Castleford

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Police find shops willing to sell knives illegally to children in West Yorkshire

Crime

Residents agree action is needed at busy ‘racecourse roundabout’

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Alice Bacon

Blue plaque to be unveiled for Normanton-born MP Alice Bacon as part of International Women’s Day celebrations

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Alice Bacon

Their works live on - so must their names: Wakefield’s forgotten women

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Town

Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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Adil Rashid will concentrate on white-ball cricket only in 2018. (Picture: SWPix.com)

Yorkshire’s Rashid puts red-ball career on hold

Sport
Pierre-Michel Lasogga scores for Leeds United against Sheffield United. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

New Leeds United boss not daunted by tough run ahead

Leeds United
Ossett United chairman John Chidlaw, centre, with board members Lee Summerscales and Emma Chidlaw.

Football: Ossett Albion and Town to become United in merger

Football

Leeds United hit by Sharp start again as Heckingbottom loses first game

Leeds United

Wakefield Trinity: Beaten Red Devils still pose threat, insists Chester

Wakefield Trinity

Football: Rivals Ossett Town and Albion announce merger

Football

Spotlight on great German composers

Music
Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

Lifestyle
Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

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