The number of people relying on food banks in the region has more than tripled in the last year.
Figures from the largest food bank provider - the Trussel Trust - show that more 37,000 people in Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire received three days worth of food from a food bank, compared with just over 10,000 the previous year.
Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves says the reliance on food banks is shocking, as another opens in her constituency:
More top news
The greatly-loved actress cemented her status as a national treasure playing Street icon Vera Duckworth for 34 years.
Farmers in Ryedale have pledged their support to campaigners fighting plans for fracking in the area.
Coronation Street actress Liz Dawn, who played Vera Duckworth in the soap, has died, her family has said.