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Latest News

Wakefield Shared Lives Carer shares experiences in new blog
Wakefield Council's new blog is giving people an insight into what it's like being a Shared Lives Carer.
LGBT History month flag celebrates diversity at Pontefract Castle
Wakefield Council is flying a flag at Pontefract Castle in support of Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Trans (LGBT) History month. ​
Traffic disruption on Wakefield Road and Queen's Drive in Ossett
​Motorists are being advised there may be some congestion in the Wakefield Road area near the junction with Queen’s Drive in Ossett.

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