Dry with some brightness this morning, but some rain pushing east into the afternoonRead the full story ›
A prison in our region is helping inmates overcome serious drink problems to get them ready to return to society.
HMP Manchester is the first prison in the region to offer the alcohol mentoring scheme.
A new centre, which will be staffed by former prisoners as well as professionals, will be based outside the jail to help offenders stear clear of alcohol from the moment they walk through the prison gates.
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Evening showery outbreaks gradually ease during the early hours. Mist and fog to start Tuesday, and then some sunshine before rain laterRead the full story ›
The Prime Minister says he believes it is impossible to negotiate the release of Alan Henning who is being held by Islamic State extremists.
David Cameron says the government knows which country the aid worker from Eccles is being held in - but little more.
Last night hundreds of people lit candles and prayed for Alan Henning's safe return at a vigil in his home town.
Manchester United keeper David de Gea claims other players are ready to step into the breach to fill the void left by Wayne Rooney.Read the full story ›
Paul Smith is desperate to secure a rematch following his controversial defeat in Germany over the weekend.Read the full story ›
The Prime Minister says the government will continue to do all they can to find Alan Henning and support his family.
It's been a warm & dry month, High Pressure in charge - giving us misty mornings, hazy sunsets & some fabulous images from across the NWRead the full story ›
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart says he is relishing the fight for places at the Etihad.
Hart missed out on the win over Hull in the Premier League at the weekend, but will be back between the sticks for the Champions League game against Roma on Tuesday.
Joe Hart has admitted he finds it "hard to see the positives" of being rested but he is relishing the challenge of fighting for his place.Read the full story ›