More than 25 firefighters have been tackling a blaze in a row of disused shops in Cheetham Hill overnight. The building is in a state of collapse. An investigation into the cause of the fire will get underway later this morning.
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A blustery wind may continue to feed in a few showers on Saturday, but there will be some sunshine too. All change for Sunday - wet & windy!
A colder feel to end the week, with sunshine and blustery showers - some of these falling wintry over hills towards evening
The former manager of Liverpool FC at the time of the Hillsborough disaster will give evidence into the deaths of 96 fans today.