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FOUR doctors from a West Yorkshire hospital trust who performed dozens of life changing operations in Ghana have been recognised by the British Medical Association.
We are into the second week of getting feedback about possible changes to the P&C Express, and there have been some interesting comments made.
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One person was taken to hospital after the incident, which happened on the eastbound carriageway of the M62, between junction 31 at Castleford and junction 32 at Pontefract, just before 1pm.
That's what the Express is asking as we launch two new campaigns to highlight the needs of communities in the south and east of the Wakefield district.
Fears have been raised that families could lose lifeline services after plans emerged to reduce the number of centres to cut costs.
The service workers, who are affiliated to the UK's largest union, Unite, have threatened the action after a long-running dispute with the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust over working conditions.
THE family of an 89-year-old woman who was called a "nasty old cow" and physically abused at a Pontefract care home have called for CCTV in nursing homes to be compulsory.
This week we lead on have-a-go hero Paul Ruckledge who risked his own life to rescue a man from a blazing flat in Pontefract.
Motorists face delays as work on two schemes to cut congestion on the M62 near Normanton and Castleford gets underway.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 01:59 am
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