In this week’s Wakefield Express

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This week we lead on controversial plans for a lap dancing club in Wakefield city centre which have been approved by the council.

Also in news:

- The city will fall silent in honour of our war heroes as remembrance events are held.

- A D-day veteran has been honoured for his bravery with a medal from the French government.

- A pensioner was targeted by a gang of thieves who stole her bank cards.

- Holiday firm Thomas Cook is criticised over safety procedures following the deaths of Bobby and Christi Shepherd.

In sport:

- Three new signings for Wakefield Wildcats.

- Normanton Knights reach play-off final

- Back-to-back league defeats for Ossett Albion, but fans cheered by cup win.

Also in today’s Express - more than 250 jobs on pages 78-79, including:

- Service technician for Skoda.

- Payroll officer for Wakefield College.

- General manager for Ossett Brewery.

And much more...