A seven-year-old Salford boy has written a letter to Santa asking him to help find the people who shot him and his mother.Read the full story ›
Spell of heavy rain to come later in the day. Strengthening winds with gales possible for coasts and hillsRead the full story ›
Mild and murky night. Wet and windy spell Friday. Windy, showery weekend and feeling cold. Here's the detail.....Read the full story ›
A man from Lancashire, returning home from Syria, has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.
Officers from the North West Counter Terrorism Unit arrested a 22-year-old man under Section 5 of the Terrorism Act.
He has been taken into police custody for questioning.
An investigation is ongoing.
Curling is usually watched on TV but now you can play it yourself as Manchester becomes home to the country's first outdoor curling lanes.Read the full story ›
A tram and a car have crashed in Audenshaw in Greater Manchester this morning.
The silver Ford Focus and Metrolink vehicle collided between the Ashton Moss and Audenshaw tram stops on Lord Sheldon Way.
The woman driving the car escaped with only a minor injury, according to paramedics who were called to the scene.
Metrolink posted on their website:
“This is due to a road traffic collision at Audenshaw involving a car and tram. Services are currently unable to operate past Droylsden to Ashton.”
A very unsettled spell moves through the region on Friday. Markedly colder air will follow, bringing a frosty start in places SaturdayRead the full story ›
A 28-year-old man from Middleton is in hospital in a critical condition after being shot in the chest.
Police were called to Ullswater Drive in the early hours of this morning.
He was taken to hospital for treatment, where he has undergone surgery.
Detective Inspector Andy Naismith said:
“This man was shot in his home in Middleton and remains critically ill in hospital.
“We believe this was an isolated incident but quite understandably, people in the area will be worried when they hear news of this attack.
“We are doing all we can to identify those responsible and are asking the community to come forward with any information that can assist the police investigation.”
Lionel Richie will be playing in Manchester next year, as part of a short tour of the UK.Read the full story ›
Kerrie has your granada weather for the rest of the weekRead the full story ›