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Rugby fans will have the chance to have a photo with the world cup trophy today.
The Webb Ellis Cup will be on display at the city's Central Library this morning.
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The Revitalise centre offers respite holidays for disabled people and their carers.
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Fans of extreme sports will take part in the UK's biggest wakeboarding competition this weekend.
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This year's event, will be the third time Red Bull's extreme water sport showcase will take place in the North-West landmark.
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They kick-off the new season in two weeks time at home to Middlesbrough.
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With the countdown on to the kick off to this year's Rugby World Cup the famous Webb Ellis Trophy has begun it's tour around the North West.
First stop was a visit to Sandbach RFC where it was given a guard of honour.
Over the next week it'll be travelling across our region.
David Chisnall reports.