A Leeds midwife, Maud Hardy, is one of a team heading to Bangladesh to build maternity clinics.
Myleene Klass is supporting the Save the Children project.
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Hull City manager Steve Bruce will be staying with the Tigers as they return to the Premier League.
Bradford Bulls have signed halfback Dane Chisholm from NRL side Canterbury Bulldogs until the end of the 2017 season.
A man from West Yorkshire has been sentenced to 18 years for supplying drug dealers with cutting agents.