Hemsworth and South Elmsall 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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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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Misi Taulapapa scored Featherstone's first try at London this afternoon.

Moore sent off as Featherstone slump to first defeat with seven-try hammering at London

Sport
Kemar Roofe celebrates after scoring Leeds United's equaliser against Bristol City. Picture: James Hardisty.

Leeds United hit back to win point in Heckingbottom’s first home game in charge

Football
Division Two champions elect Golden Lion Dudes maintained their 100 per cent record.

Bottom team Bombers lose narrowly to title-chasers Flanagan’s

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Town

Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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Hock rested for Featherstone’s trip to London

Sport

Frickley aiming to home in on double success

Football

Powell set to be offered England role

Sport

Featherstone coach relishing top of table clash at London Broncos

Sport

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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