In this week’s Express

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In this week’s Express:

- A former Hemsworth Town councillor was caught selling duty free cigarettes and booze just seven weeks after being arrested for similar offences.

- Retail giant Next has hit back after claims were made that its South Elmsall distribution centre employed Polish workers to dodge regulations.

- A survey of smoking among the district’s school children found that 20 per cent had tried cigarettes - but rising numbers of children were choosing not to smoke.

And in sport:

- Ryhill-based West Riding Sailing Club has received a boost thanks to being handed £50,000 of Olympic legacy funding to improve its facilities and help get more local people involved in the sport.

- Frickley Athletic kick-off their new season at Stamford on Saturday and boss Karl Rose is sweating on the fitness of star striker Gavin Allott.

In promotions:

- Free chips at Nosh Chip Shop.

- Buy one, get one free at Subway.