In today’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express

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In today’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express our top story is how a controversial new fire station is expected to open next week.

Also in news:

- A South Kirkby youngster who has a life-threatening heart condition has just returned from an “awesome” dream trip to Disney World in Florida.

- Find out what key members of Wakefield Council will discuss when they visit South Elmsall as part of their Cabinet on Tour event.

In sport:

- Reece Thompson scored twice - the second with the last kick of the game - as Frickley Athletic beat Blyth Spartans 2-1 at Westfield Lane on Tuesday night.

- Sixteen-year-old debutant Jack Swain scored three tries in Upton ARLFC’s 32-16 win at Queensbury in the Pennine League’s Premier Division.

- Young footballers at Minsthorpe Community College have been in outstanding form.

- A full round up of junior soccer and rugby union news.