In this week’s paper

THIS week we bring you the story of a Spen soldier who almost lost his life in a bomb blast in Afghanistan – and is set to be presented with a special poppy today at Leeds’ Poppy Appeal launch.

Read the story of the couple left heartbroken after a thug shot their pet cat.

Find out why a cow from Birkenshaw has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records.

Plus don’t miss our baby and toddler competition and your chance to win £3,000 in our top cash giveaway.