- Ben Needham's mum has been told to prepare for the worst after police investigate claims he was accidentally killed on building site
- George Osborne is to lead Northern Powerhouse body with the help of billionaire and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg
- Doncaster Council has become the second South Yorkshire authority to reject the new HS2 route
- The Rio 2016 Yorkshire heroes parade route has been revealed
- Yorkshire batsman Joe Root has been rested from the one day squad in upcoming Bangladesh tour
That's it for today but there will be more from the news blog on Monday from 08:00. If you have something to share please get in touch.