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After an avalanche of interest and suggestions Oldham Council have revealed the name of their new gritter is 'Nicole Saltslinger'.Read the full story ›
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Oldham council will reveal the public's choice for the name of it's new gritter later.
Hundreds of people have made suggestions for the vehicle which will make the roads safe in icy conditions.
It's not the first time Oldham Council have left the naming of gritters to the public vote.
One of its current fleet is named "Freddie Salted".
Among the names suggested are Gritney Spears, Usain Salt and Brad Grit.
The former footballer who was among the first to come forward with claims of historical child sex abuse in the game, has been told the man who allegedly assaulted him is dead.
Paul Stewart, who played for Liverpool and Manchester City, says he's sorry Frank Roper won't face justice.
In a separate development Greater Manchester Police have announced they're now investigating reports of sexual abuse in football from 35 people.
They say they've identified 10 suspects.
Greater Manchester Police say 35 victims have contacted them in connection to their investigation into sexual abuse in football.Read the full story ›
A disciplinary panel has ruled Assistant Chief Constable Rebekah Sutcliffe committed gross misconduct in tirade at a junior colleague .Read the full story ›
Midfielder Michael Carrick can't see himself playing for another club after he leaves Manchester United.Read the full story ›
The first ever UK touring production of the award-winning production opened in Manchester on Thursday. We met some of the cast.Read the full story ›