Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express

South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

Fans trying to avoid the crush at Hillsborough in 1989

BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

Hillsborough football stadium.

BREAKING: No organisations to face prosecution over Hillsborough disaster

Heavy rain

VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal


‘Amazing’ demand for boat race


M62 motorway re-opened after HGV and caravan crash but delays continue


Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

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ABOVE: Normanton All Saints CE Infant School at the Childrens University graduation at Theatre Royal Wakefield. Picture: Duncan Lomax/Ravage Productions.

Meet the mini graduates from the Wakefield district

Scene of Westgate End, Wakefield on Sunday night. Picture by Luke Battensby

Man re-arrested for offences under explosives act after 'unknown chemicals' found at property in Wakefield

Rovers coach Jon Sharp: "We are looking to win our last four games. We want to finish the season strongly."

Sharp aims for winning finish to league campaign

Frickley Athletic's ground.

Fans help out at Frickley Athletic ground

Jockey Silvestre De Sousa rode the first of his four winners at Pontefract on Sunday by steering 3-1 shot Footsteps Forever to victory in the opening race. Picture by Alan Wright.

De Sousa lands four-timer at Pontefract’s first family day this season

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Castleford out to make amends against Hull


Leeds United take back ownership of Elland Road stadium


Shenton back in Castleford’s 19-man squad for Hull game


Leeds United moving on with recruitment plans


Ed Sheeran misses out Yorkshire for 2018 stadium tour

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The X Factor winner Matt Terry and girl trio Stooshe headline Flamingo Land Resort's Party In The Park on Saturday, July 1.

PREVIEW: Party In The Park at Flamingo Land with Matt Terry and Stooshe on July 1

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Barnsley Museums, celebrating 1.8m Arts Council England funding, has an impressive series of summer events.

Barnsley Museums celebrate £1.8m of funding from Arts Council England

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Darren Burke has lost his teenage son to a smartphone.

FAMILY COLUMN: Darren Burke on why journeys with dad are uncool when you're a teen

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