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 robber who tracked a 76-year-old woman through Hemsworth Town Centre before stealing her purse and cash has been jailed for four years.

Also in news:

- Residents accused council bosses of neglecting the South East at a meeting of the council’s cabinet in South Elmsall on Tuesday.

- A pair of drunks threatened a man with a bottle of cider as they robbed him so they could buy more booze, a court heard,

In sport:

- Frickley Athletic continued their excellent start to 2015 when they defied tricky conditions to come up with only their second away win of the season

- Hemsworth Miners Welfare make it 15 games unbeaten in Toolstation NCE Division One to climb to second in the table.

- Upton host Stanningley in the BARLA National Cup second round after easily beating North Herts Crusaders.

- Strugglers Hemsworth RUFC gave themselves a boost by beating Harrogate Pythons.

- A full round up of junior soccer news.