Widnes Vikings chief executive James Rule is to resign from the relegated Super League side before the 2019 season.
The Rugby League Challenge Cup final at Wembley will be moved from August to July in 2020.
Championship side Widnes Vikings appoint Kieron Purtill as their new head coach.
Catalans Dragons sign back-rower Matt Whitley on a two-year contract after he leaves relegated side Widnes Vikings.
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Widnes Vikings used their Super League match against St Helens to celebrate their link with the local National Health Service.
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