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Warrington teen's joint enterprise conviction for murder to be re-examined

The mother of a teenager who was jailed for the joint enterprise murder of Warrington man Garry Newlove has welcomed the decision that his case will be re-examined to see if he has grounds to appeal.

Jordan Cunliffe was 15 when he was found guilty under the legal principle of "joint enterprise."

Janet Cunliffe believes her son's case is a miscarriage of justice.

Old Trafford to host the Ashes in 2019

Emirates Old Trafford Credit: PA

The home of Lancashire Cricket Club, Emirates Old Trafford will host an Investec Ashes Test and five ICC World Cup matches including a semi-final in 2019.

Michael Cairns OBE, Chairman of Lancashire County Cricket Club, said:

We are absolutely thrilled to have been awarded this comprehensive package of international matches, which includes a prestigious Investec Ashes Test and five ICC World Cup matches during what promises to be an incredible summer of cricket in 2019.

Following our £45 million redevelopment, Emirates Old Trafford is now rightly recognised as one of the leading venues in world cricket and we are pleased that the communities of the North West of England will be able to watch international cricket on their doorsteps.

– Michael Cairns OBE, Chairman of Lancashire County Cricket Club

Woman sexually assaulted and hit with dog chain in Stockport

E-fit of suspect Credit: GMP

Police are hunting a man who sexually assaulted a woman in Stockport and hit her with a dog chain.

The attack happened at about 7pm on 10 December 2014 as the woman was walking alone along Cambrian Road in Edgeley.

The 31-year-old woman was walking along the road when she was confronted by a man who pinned her to the wall and then struck her in the legs with the dog chain, causing her to fall to the ground

He then pinned her face down on the floor and sexually assaulted her.

E-fit of man with suspect Credit: PA

Another man he was with told him to stop, which he did, before they both ran off towards Avondale Road and then out of sight.

Police want anyone who recognises the men to come forward.

Anyone for underwater Olympics?

Underwater tennis Credit: Bolton Area Divers

A group of scuba-divers from Bolton have taken part in an underwater Christmas Olympics.

The Bolton area divers managed to do Martial Arts, Swimming, Sprinting, Tennis, Golf,Hockey, Archery and underwater snowboarding.

Opening ceremony Credit: Bolton Area Divers

The divers even held an underwater opening ceremony.

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Warrington teenager jailed for joint enterprise murder of Garry Newlove is to have his case reviewed

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