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A man from Lancashire who says he's paid a terrible price for ignoring symptoms of illness when he was travelling overseas.
Wil Handford from Colne started feeling unwell when he was on holiday in Thailand but thought he'd picked up a bug. It was only on his return home that he was diagnosed with advanced bowel cancer.
The 23-year-old is now trying to be positive about his future and keeping all his friends informed about his progress with a blog on the internet.
Fusilier Lee Rigby's name has been added to the country's memorial to fallen servicemen.
The soldier from Middleton was murdered by extremists just yards from his barracks in Woolwich in May last year.
A conductor who indecently assaulted a pupil from Manchester's prestigious Chethams school of music in the 1970s has been jailed for eight months.
Nicholas Smith was a visiting conductor at the school. His victim decided to go to police after a woman who testified against another tutor at the school took an overdose after giving evidence.
A man from Royton in Greater Manchester has topped a global poll for being the best Elvis impersonator.
Former construction worker Chris Connor was awarded with the first ever worldwide fan choice award of Best Elvis Performer in Memphis by one of Prestley's best friends.
Watch Chris in action here: