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The body of a 16-year-old boy who had been in the water with a group of friends has been recovered from the Etherow River in Hyde, Greater Manchester Police said.
Lib Dem leader and Westmorland MP Tim Farron is bringing Nick Clegg back to challenge the government over leaving EU.Read the full story ›
The RHS flower show at Tatton Park gets under way tomorrow.
Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend, and Mel Barham has been for a preview.
It's been described as-important as the discovery of antibiotics - a bold claim, but scientists in Manchester believe they'll be able to eradicate human scarring within a generation.
Doctors will use a mixture of modern medicine and stem cells to ensure patients no longer will be left with permanent scarring.
Rachel Townsend has been talking to some of those involved:
Ian Dollery has been described as kind and compassionate, his widow and children say they miss him every second of ever day.
He was killed by Robert Kay, who has schizophrenia.
Mr Dollery's family say chances to diagnose his illness were missed time and time again.
Elaine Willcox reports:
Tony and Lucy also spoke to Julian Hendy whose father was stabbed by a man with a history of mental issues.
He's set up a website, Hundred Families, offering support and information: