In this week’s Express

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In this week’s Express

- South Elmsall councillor Steve Tulley has been suspended from the Labour Party for standing up against a ‘thieving’ district council.

- Work has started on a long awaited £11.6m housing development on Gordon Place, South Elmsall.

- A baby was seriously injured in a head-on collision on the Hemsworth bypass last weekend.

In sport:

- There was heartbreak for Frickley Athletic in Tuesday night’s Doodson Sport Cup semi-final when they lost 4-3 on penalties to AFC Fylde in a match that finished scoreless after it did not kick off until 8.45pm because of traffic problems on the M62.

- Upton ARLFC kept alive their Pennine League Championship Division title bid by scraping a 32-22 win at Dewsbury Moor who they hammered 70-8 earlier this season.

- Injuries took their toll on Hemsworth RUFC in a 41-5 defeat at Northallerton.

- A full round up of soccer match reports, plus junior sports news.