In this week’s Express

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In this week’s Express we lead on the story of four men who became involved in a drunken brawl that resulted in a man being hit with a pool cue and glass.

Also in news:

- A man who is accused of murdering a Hemsworth caretaker has made his first crown court appearance.

- A widower who used his dead wife’s blue disabled badge instead of paying an 80p parking fee has ended up in court.

In sport:

- Frickley Athletic will face an on-song Brigg Town side in the FA Trophy First Qualifying Round at Westfield Lane on Saturday (kick-off 3pm).

- Table-topping Raiders made it five wins from as many matches but were pushed all the way by local rivals Crofton in Pennine League Division 5.

In promotions:

- The search is on for your funniest, cutest star pets.

- Win a millionaire’s weekend to Barcelona.

- Half price entry at Knowsley Safari Park.