Now England are up in the Euro's in France tomorrow but in Manchester a special exhibition is looking back at the 1966 World Cup glory days.
The biggest collection of memorabilia has gone on show at the National Football Museum marking the 50 years since England won the tournament.
Three members of that winning squad from our region were the guests of honour as the exhibition opened to the public.
David Chisnall went to see them:
Labour has descended into crisis as several high-profile members of the shadow cabinet have quit in the past few hours. Here's who they are.Read the full story ›
At an uncertain time like this for our country, I cannot see how it makes sense for the Opposition to plunge itself into a civil war. 1/3
I have never taken part in a coup against any Leader of the Labour Party and I am not going to start now. 2/3
It is for our members to decide who leads our Party & 10 months ago they gave Jeremy Corbyn a resounding mandate. I respect that & them. 3/3
Rain moves through Sunday afternoon and evening. Monday looks like the best day of the week ahead. Changeable from TuesdayRead the full story ›
A murder inquiry has been launched after the body of a man was found in a house in Manchester.
Police said that the man, who is believed to be in his fifties, was found with injuries in line with a "serious assault".
Greater Manchester Police confirmed that officers were called by paramedics shortly before 8pm on Saturday to an address in Victoria Square in Ancoats.
Our thoughts are with the family and friends of this man at this devastating time.
“We are determined to find out how the man died and the circumstances surrounding his death.
“We are now appealing for anyone with any information to contact police to help us give the man’s family the answers they deserve.”
- Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 1111.
Bury South MP Ivan Lewis writes to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urging him to resign. https://t.co/6TdZFtUrNL
"Unfortunately, it is clear Jeremy Corbyn cannot lead us back to Government and there is a real risk we will suffer a worse election result than in 2015.
"Having taken sounding from Labour members and Councillors in Greater Manchester this weekend I feel I have a duty to stand up and be counted.
"So today I have written to Jeremy and asked him to resign ahead of this weeks no confidence vote."I have been loyal to Jeremy since he became leader."
Becoming dry overnight. Rain arriving from the west on SundayRead the full story ›
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In short it's sunshine and showers for Saturday, a dry start with rain later for Sunday. Here's the detail......Read the full story ›