In this week’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express

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This week we lead on an arson attack in Moorthorpe that caused 100 people to evacuate their homes.

Also in news:

- Two failing schools have got back on track with their latest Ofsted inspections.

- Upton bodybuilder Maurice ‘Moz’ Felstead has been crowned Mr World.

- Councillors and community leaders in South Elmsall hope that their work will attract more businesses and visitors to the town.

- Two-time darts world champion Dennis ‘The Menace’ Priestley will be on the oche in South Elmsall later this month at a charity night.

In sport:

- South Kirkby aim to lift the Pontefract and District Cricket League Division One title and Dyson-Skidmore Trophy for the second successive season.

- All-rounder James Gorton’s efforts were in vain as Hemsworth’s Pontefract and District Cricket League Division Two promotion hopes were dented by Saturday’s home defeat against Featherstone.