Castleford Tigers join campaign to support Bradley Lowery

A Leeds United fan has collected yet more signatures from top sportsmen as part of a campaign to support a youngster with cancer.
St Helens'  Matty Smith tackles Castleford's Zak Hardaker. Picture: Chris Mangnall/

‘We were second-best’ - Daryl Powell rues errors that cost Castleford Tigers at St Helens

Daryl Powell admitted his Castleford Tigers players were second-best in many of departments after they were edged out by St Helens at Langtree Park.

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An image of missing man Richard Johnson released by West Yorkshire Police

Found: Police thank public for help tracing Richard Johnson

POLICE have thanked the public after a man reported missing was found today.
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Video - Wakefield Trinity’s Chris Chester laments poor first half against Castleford Tigers

WAKEFIELD Trinity head coach Chris Chester could not hide his disappointment after his “clueless” side fell 42-24 at Castleford Tigers.

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Hester Louise Mounsey failed to get her conviction quashed at London's Court of Appeal.

Soldier aimed kicks in town centre violence

A SOLDIER who kicked out at a man during drunken mass brawl in a town centre has avoided being sent to prison.

A Ministry of Defence policeman cheated the taxpayer out of 47,000 by fiddling his expenses when he was transferred to work in Yorkshire, a court heard.

Former soldier jailed over ear bite attack

A former soldier bit off part of a man’s ear during a drunken town centre brawl, a court heard.

FLASHBACK: An archive shot of Fairburn Ings, which was designated as a local nature reserve 60 years ago.

Birdwatchers’ paradise between Leeds and Castleford is 60

A former industrial wasteland is celebrating 60 years as a haven for nature.

Highqways England tweeted this photo of police at the scene of the lorry breakdown on the M62 today.

Armed police at scene after lorry broke down on M62 near Leeds

ARMED police from London stepped in to help after spotting a broken down lorry on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire this afternoon
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Police close lane on M62 near Leeds and Wakefield

POLICE have closed one lane of the M62 near Leeds and Wakefield this afternoon

TRY SCORER: Castleford Tigers' Greg Minikin. Picture: Allan McKenzie

Salford Red Devils 13 Castleford Tigers 12 - Cas brought back down to earth by late drop goal

WHAT WAS looking like an unstoppable bandwagon was derailed in a thriller at Salford as Castleford Tigers suffered an unexpected first defeat of the season.

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Castleford Tigers' Matt Cook (right) celebrates scoring a try with Paul McShane at Widnes: Nick Potts/PA

Widnes Vikings 0 Castleford Tigers 34 - Top spot regained as Tigers run Vikings ragged

CASTLEFORD TIGERS regained top spot in Super League after scoring six tries in a supreme demolition of hapless Widnes.

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Blaze at cottages on Wheldon Road in Castleford

FIREFIGHTERS have dealt with a blaze at derelict cottages on Wheldon Road in Castleford.


Charity ball organised by West Yorkshire cancer survivor is spreading positivity

A third charity ball organised by a woman who underwent radical surgery for cervical cancer takes place on Sunday.

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Your YEP Picture of the Day - 9 March

Ledston Hall, near Castleford, by Mick Kale.


Sin Bin TV: Super League Round 4 preview

Check out the latest edition of The Sin Bin as the lads look ahead to round 4 of Super League games.

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Head coach Brian McDermott of Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos’ boss Brian McDermott still has backing despite Castleford humiliation

THERE WILL be no knee-jerk reaction to Leeds Rhinos’ worst Super League defeat. Chief executive Gary Hetherington described the 66-10 loss at Castleford Tigers as “embarrassing” and admitted everybody at the club is now under pressure.

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Ryan McNamee from Castleford, who is training for the London Marathon for charity. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Meet Castleford fundraiser running London Marathon after seeing plight of homeless in Leeds

A selfless fundraiser is preparing to take on the London Marathon in aid of a homelessness charity.

Jon Croxford of Arriva.

Arriva chief says accident hotpots are huge cause of service delays in Leeds

Accident hotspots in West Yorkshire can cause delays “completely out of anyone’s control,” a bus chief has said.

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Driver's teeth broken after men stop car in the street in Wakefield

A motorist was assaulted by a group of men who stopped his car in the street.
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Warrington Wolves 22 Castleford Tigers 30: Tigers stun Wolves to prove they are serious

Castleford Tigers maintained their unbeaten start to the Super League season with a thrilling win at the Halliwell Jones stadium.

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