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Wakefield Trinity finish fifth after defeat to St Helens – Wakefield Express


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100 holiday homes for Pugneys Country Park? – Wakefield Express


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100 holiday homes for Pugneys Country Park?
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Coun Denise Jeffery, Wakefield Council’s Cabinet Member for Economic Growth and Regeneration, said: “This is fantastic news for the district, offering tourists and visitors unique accommodation in a beautiful setting. “The lodge park would be ideally

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Mark Thomas brings the Red Shed to the Theatre Royal – Wakefield Express


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Mark Thomas brings the Red Shed to the Theatre Royal
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The show, which premiered last year, was inspired by the 50th anniversary of Wakefield Labour Club. Fondly referred to as The Red Shed, (it’s an old red-painted army hut) it has stood in Vicarage Street, a little-known backwater in the centre of the

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Grammar school to redevelop the former Clayton Hospital – Wakefield Express


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Grammar school to redevelop the former Clayton Hospital
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A historic former hospital which has fallen into disrepair is set to be turned into sports facilities by the city’s grammar school. The council’s planning committee gave permission for Wakefield Grammar School Foundation (WGSF) to proceed with plans

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Wakefield’s Dragon boat race was a roaring success – Wakefield Express


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Wakefield’s Dragon boat race was a roaring success
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The winners were Team GME from Wakefield, captained by Gavin Esberger. The crew, who supported the Levi Star Charity, narrowly beat The Musical Mariners, who supported the Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band, and last year’s winners Stuart’s Big Kiss …

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Wakefield Trinity stadium deal in tatters as council tells developer to ‘walk away’ – Wakefield Express


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Wakefield Trinity stadium deal in tatters as council tells developer to ‘walk away’
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Wakefield Council said it would now work with “other parties” to get the stadium built. Council leader Peter Box said: “I believe we are left with no alternative than to call on Yorkcourt to walk away from Wakefield and the Newmarket scheme and stop

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Time for ‘talking loud and saying summat’ – Wakefield Express


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Time for ‘talking loud and saying summat’
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Another theme is ‘Beautiful Minds’ where festival collaborators Well Life, the Wakefield Well Women’s Centre and Dreamtime Creative bring together a panel of discussions and evening performances with special guests. Wakefield Rising’ is a theme which …

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