The most prestigious individual honour in Rugby League, the Man of Steel award, is to be named in memory of Steve Prescott.
Former teams, Saints and Hull, will compete for the Steve Prescott Cup in support of the foundation named in his honour.
The bridge linking Langtree Park to St Helens town centre will be renamed in honour of Steve Prescott.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has renewed its appeal for witnesses of the Hillsborough disaster on 15th April, 1989:
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The IPCC said: "We want to deliver the most comprehensive account of what happened at Hillsborough and its aftermath. To do that we need your help".
The 39-year-old had been battling a rare form of stomach cancer for the last seven years. He raised almost half a million pounds for research with a series of endurance challenges. Our reporter Chris Hall was at St Mary's Lowe House Church in St Helens.
Hundreds of people lined the streets of St Helens ahead of the funeral of St Helens rugby league star Steve Prescott.
The 39-year-old passed away after battling a rare form of stomach cancer for the last seven years. He raised almost half a million pounds for research in a series of endurance challenges, including marathons, walks and bike rides. The money raised went to the Steve Prescott Foundation.[
Prescott was part of an all-conquering St Helens team. An outstanding full back, he scored 340 points for his home town club during five glittering seasons.
A funeral will be held later for St Helens Rugby League star Steve Prescott. The 39-year-old had been battling a rare form of stomach cancer for the last seven years. He raised almost half a million pounds for research in a series of endurance challenges
We were joined in the studio by the former St Helens and Great Britain captain Paul Sculthorpe, who paid tribute to his friend Steve Prescott.
Steve Prescott speaks to Mike Hall in his final interview for Granada Reports in June 2013.
So sad to hear the news about Steve Prescott. He was an amazing man http://t.co/3qD1XzgEjB
Horrible news about Steve Prescott an unbelievable inspiration and friend. Rip mate u will sadly missed!!
Inspirational, tough, selfless, humble, courageous, modest.. These words don't do justice to a man like Steve Prescott. R.I.P mate
Absolutely gutted to hear of Steve Prescott passing... A gentleman and an inspiration. #RIP
140 characters could never be enough to do this justice. Rest in peace Steve Prescott. Your effort and battle will never be forgotten. :(
The world lost a true icon yesterday. Words cant do him justice. Will miss you my friend x http://t.co/B1wk6l7rNd
A few people have tweeted about changing the 'Man of Steel' award to the 'Steve Prescott Award'. Great idea! I would be behind that 100%!
R.I.P Steve Prescott. You left this earth a better place for the way you lived your life and battled for others #Heroicfeats
As the tears roll down my face I just want to say I LOVE YOU MY LITTLE FRIEND you gone to sleep now no more pain Ste Prescott will always be