People have already left floral tributes at the Hillsborough memorial this morning. A memorial service to remember the 96 football fans who died in the Hillsborough disaster will be held at Anfield for the last time. It's the 27th anniversary of the tragedy. Other events are planned to mark the solemn occasion including a minutes silence to be held throughout Liverpool . As a mark of respect, flags on civic buildings will be flown at half-mast and bells at the Town Hall, Municipal Building and Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral will be rung 96 times
The Isle of Man has been listed as one of the British Crown Dependencies involved in the Mossack Fonseca tax evasion leaksRead the full story ›
A syndicate of primary school staff from Widnes is celebrating today after they discovered they had won the Lotto Millionaire RaffleRead the full story ›
Police have warned the public not to use Santander cash machines in Lancashire and Cheshire over fears they have been "compromised".
The warning follows reports of suspicious devices on the bank's machines across the county last week.
Security at Santander ATMs in Lancs has been compromised. Advice is not to use them. If you have lost money please contact the bank and 101.
Lancashire Police advised people to be "vigilant" of Santander cash machines, saying they did not know how many had been affected.
Tameside council will open a savings account for every 11-year-old in the borough and give them £10 in a bid to stop loan sharks.Read the full story ›
A syndicate of IT workers from Knowsley is celebrating today after scooping over £100,000 on Tuesday’s National Lottery EuroMillions draw.Read the full story ›
A couple from Blackpool are celebrating a very special engagement today after scooping a £1million top prize on a scratchcard.Read the full story ›
The hunt is on to find two lottery winners who might not realise they're sitting on a small fortune. Two people bought tickets in Rochdale, one is a secret Lotto millionaire while the second has yet to claim a EuroMillions prize of almost £350,000.
A new report says the number of homes in the North West worth at least £1million will double by 2030.Read the full story ›
Next to claims of a housing crisis that is pricing a generation out of ever owning their own home, and forcing families out of their communities. Housing the Powerhouse, a campaign made up of house builders and developers, is warning that Greater Manchester is heading towards a London-style housing problem.
Figures just out show property prices in Manchester are set to rise by 26% in the next four years.
The government says it'll build nearly a million more affordable homes in that time.
But are the hopes of thousands of people being dashed by low wages and soaring rents?
Daniel Hewitt reports.