Class of 92’ players and stars from Coronation Street have joined forces with Manchester Thunder netball team for a special promotional video.
Gary and Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Brooke Vincent were among the North West celebrities to take part in the 'Is This the Way To Amarillo?' spoof.
The video has been released in the run up to the reigning netball Superleague champions' semi final match at the Manchester Arena on April 18th.
Three of the region's top crooners will sing 100 Frank Sinatra songs back to back on Thursday April 16th.
Russell Shaun, Alexander Stewart and Paul Pashley will belt out hit after hit on the main stage in the Trafford Centre to mark what would have been Sinatra's 100th birthday this year.
The famed explorer is taking on arguably his most grueling challenge yet - a 56-mile run in the 50-degree heat of the Moroccan desert.Read the full story ›
The debate was a place for serious discussion about serious matters, but social media picked up on some of the less serious details.Read the full story ›
A one-in-a-hundred-million albino lobster is to make his home at Sea Life Manchester. Theodore, as he's been named at the centre, was due to end up in a cooking pot before being spared that fate by Sea Life staff.
The lobster, which was found off the coast of Weymouth, has an absence of colour due to a lack of melanin. This extremely rare phenomenon causes the white colouring.
An artist has pinched the top of England's highest mountain, drawing a tongue-in-cheek response from Cumbria Tourism.Read the full story ›
Martina Heaney gave birth on Mother’s Day saying: “I’ve beaten everybody’s chocolates and flowers – I have a lovely baby instead!”Read the full story ›
Stacey Lee spent years looking for her mum after her parents split up when she was just two. After posting an appeal on Facebook she managed to find her in just hours.
Thousands of children will get to meet some of their favourite authors at a special event to mark World Book day. 98 schools across the North West are taking part and will get to chat to authors at Preston North End. Frank Cottrell Boyce, famous for scriptwriting as well as children'sbooks will be in attendance. Also Cressida Cowell, who's books How to Train a Dragon have been made into two successful Hollywood movies.
The charity Get Hooked on Fishing claims that fishing could play an important part in getting young people outside and active.Read the full story ›