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Improving today with drier and brighter conditions developing. Feeling fresher with cool west/northwest breezeRead the full story ›
Downhill overnight but improving Sunday. Rain to start the day but soon drying up, bright and breezy laterRead the full story ›
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Dry and pleasantly warm. Rain overnight but clearing during Sunday to drier, brighter and fresher conditionsRead the full story ›
A march against government cuts is planned for Piccadilly Gardens later.
The 'Stand Up To Austerity' protest was organised by two young men who wanted to ensure that the General Election result wasn't the final word on the cuts.
They're asking people to come to the event with provisions for homeless people in Manchester.
Merseyside is gearing up to greet three of the world's most famous cruise liners. The Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria arrive on the Mersey over the bank holiday. Tonight there'll be a special light show projected on the Three Graces the iconic buildings on the waterfront before the first liner arrives on Sunday.
The Leigh MP, and Labour leadership candidate, Andy Burnham has told Granada Reports the party had a leader from the North West of England.
Louis van Gaal has reacted given his first press conference after hitting the headlines, and stealing the show, with a speech at the Manchester United Player of the Year Awards.
Asked about the speech van Gaal said he told the story of the season "in my own words... I love the fans."