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Residents urged to help get district moving
People from across the district are being asked to help Get Wakefield Moving by adding detail to a directory of physical activities.
Wakefield’s Food, Drink and Rhubarb Festival shortlisted for regional award
Wakefield’s unique Food, Drink and Rhubarb Festival has been shortlisted for a regional tourism award. The White Rose Awards are run by Welcome to Yorkshire and are the largest celebration of tourism excellence in the UK, recognising and rewarding the very best of the industry throughout Yorkshire.
Previewing perfect Pontefract
There’s lots to see and do in Pontefract in early July as the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra perform at the annual Proms At The Castle on 11 July and the unique Pontefract Liquorice Festival comes to town the day after.

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