Castleford Tigers’ prolific Greg Eden backed to get England call

CASTLEFORD TIGERS’ head coach Daryl Powell backed free-scoring winger Greg Eden to push for an England call-up after he scored his third hat-trick in as many games for the leaders.

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The four killed on the A6201 between Upton and Hemsworth near Pontefract in a quad bike accident.

YEP Says: Terrible sadness of quad bike case

THE tragedy which befell the community when four people died in a quad bike accident is harrowing.


Jacob’s charity walk was SoFab

schoolboy Jacob Cowell has climbed one of the Yorkshire peaks to help families with babies in local neonatal units.

Zak Hardaker looks for the pass in Saturday's win over St Helens. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Zak Hardaker confident of making magical clash against parent club Leeds Rhinos

ENGLAND star Zak Hardaker feared he had broken his ankle for Super League leaders Castleford Tigers during their Challenge Cup victory over St Helens.

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Castleford's Greg Eden about to cross the line to score another try against St Helens. Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Castleford Tigers 53 St Helens 10 - Greg Eden leads way for rampant Tigers

SUPER LEAGUE’S trop try-scorer Greg Eden instantly transferred his form into the Challenge Cup, too, as the prolific winger scored a hat-trick to help ruthless Castleford Tigers utterly demolish St Helens.

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Missing Castleford boy found safe and well

A nine-year-old boy who went missing from the Fryston area of Castleford has been found safe and well

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Burberry to open new Leeds office creating 300 jobs

Luxury brand Burberry has announced its intention to relocate approximately 300 jobs into Leeds city centre from its London headquarters in a move it says reinforces its commitment to Yorkshire.

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GREEN LIGHT: The Fryston application had been put on hold.

Go-ahead given for 150 homes on ex-pit site after red tape battle

A former pit site will finally be transformed into housing after city planners rubber stamped the project.

An artist's impression of the planned Five Towns Park

‘Significant progress’ made towards new stadium for Castleford Tigers

CASTLEFORD Tigers chiefs and developers say “significant progress” has been made towards construction work starting on a new stadium for the club as part of a £135m Five Towns Park retail and leisure development set to create 2,000 new jobs.

TRANSFORMATION: Colin Blueman with his 1969 Opel GT.

Classic car’s journey from shell to swell

It is hard to believe this pristine sports car was a ‘shell’ when it was bought just over a decade ago.

Castleford Tigers join campaign to support Bradley Lowery

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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