Greater Manchester's Olympic heroes will be honoured at a celebration event in the city today.Read the full story ›
A new report suggests that Manchester has benefited more from the Olympic and Paralympic Games than any UK city outside London.Read the full story ›
Eleven-time Paralympic Champion Sarah Storey from Disley in Chesire talks to ITV about her experiences of the Paralympic Games 2012, and why she's already preparing for the next one in 4 years time.
The 26-year-old finished 4th in Beijing four years ago and has missed out on a medal in 3 events so far at London 2012. Today though she finished 2nd in the T54 Marathon race to win a Silver medal.
Tomorrow sees the opening ceremony for the Paralympics but today there was a good North West send off for the paralympic flame.
The lantern lit up Winsford earlier today before arriving at a Neuromuscular Centre in the town. It's a charity that's played a big part in developing paralympians of the future.
The paralympic flame is in Cheshire today (August 28) on the final stage of its tour of the country.Read the full story ›
Sophie Hitchon from Burnley has thrown a new British record of 71.98m in the hammer.
A police chief in Greater Manchester has sung the praises of Olympic football fans and all his staff.Read the full story ›
Bunbury's Beth Tweddle has won bronze on the uneven bars at last Olympic Games.Read the full story ›