Live updates


Watch as shoppers in Bury try out the new fiver

The new fiver goes into circulation in September Credit: ITV Granada

Shoppers in Bury have been trying out the new plastic £5 note.

The new fiver will go into circulation in September with a first print-run of 440 million notes.

There are plans to introduce more plastic notes including a new plastic £10 note featuring Jane Austen next summer and a plastic £20 note by 2020.

Granada Reports correspondent Adam McClean has been to see what they think:

Team GB netball coach Tracey Neville collects MBE

England Netball Tweeted a picture of the squad's head coach Tracey Neville collecting her MBE at Windsor Castle today.

The 39-year-old from Bury said she was 'really honoured and privileged' to receive the recognition.


Load more updates