In this week’s Hemsworth Express

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This week we lead on a dad who says he is heartbroken after “despicable” thieves stole mementos from his son’s grave.

Also in news:

- Teenagers in South Kirkby created a sensory garden for disabled youngsters and adults.

- Wakefield Council says that proposals to prevent takeaways from opening near schools will help cut childhood obesity across the district.

- And tributes have been paid to former councillor Sidney Bishop, who served his community for 22 years.

In sport:

- Four points from two games have lifted Frickley Athletic up to 12th place in the Evo-Stik Premier League.

- Hemsworth MW came from behind to maintain their unbeaten start to the season.

- And South Kirkby athlete Taylor Hammond has been selected to represent Team England North East.