On sale now: Your Courier

Your Halifax Courier. On sale right now.
Your Halifax Courier. On sale right now.

It’s Friday, the weekend is almost here - and we’ve a bumper edition of your Courier packed with news, sport, features, arts and entertainment listings on sale to enjoy right now and for the rest of the week.

Halifax is getting ready for the panto season - and your child could be part of it. We’ve details of how local youngsters can audition this weekend for a part in the Victoria Theatre’s festive extravaganza plus some super pictures from the cast rehearsals.

If you are a shop-a-holic, you’ll love the chance to spend, spend, spend at the new look, newly refurbished Halifax TK Maxx. We’ve more details on the competition and a story on the revamp of the Pellon Lane store.

Looking to buy, sell or rent a home in Calderdale? Don’t miss our 24 page property pull-out guide free with the paper this week.

And thanks for sending photos of lovely landscapes & activities across Calderdale. Please keep them coming by emailing: newsdesk@halifaxcourier.co.uk or Twitter @HxCourier. There’s a selection of your snaps in the Courier today.

There’s the latest in our WW1 centenary series plus how the discovery of old club flag sheds light on Halifax folks’ lives in Great War.

Hundreds of Halifax Lloyds Banking Group staff are volunteering to help communities across Calderdale as part of the bank’s Day To Make A Difference project.

We look at the huge number of pupils being expelled or temporarily excluded from school in Calderdale for offences including assault, sexual misconduct and racial abuse. There’s a league table of the figures from high schools and primary schools.

Reports from court include a woman who targeted Halifax OAPs being jailed and a Halifax con woman strip-a-gram stealing from 71-year-old.

And we’ve more on the shock departure of Fax coach Karl Harrison ahead of Halifax RLFC’s game against Barrow on Sunday.

Can the Shaymen continue their unbeaten home run? Preview of Town’s big match v Aldershot tomorrow plus all the local sporting action.

All this - and more - in your Halifax Courier this week. It’s the only one you need for a seven day read. Don’t miss it.