The top of Manchester Airport's new control tower will be hoisted into place this afternoon. Europe's biggest crane has been brought over to lift the cap into position. It will house state of the art air traffic control equipment. Services will switch from the existing control tower next spring.
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Wintry flurries overnight for West Lancashire, Cumbria and North Wales. Icy stretches developing by morning. Windy and feeling bitterly cold
Christie Newport says a rare illness which swells her face and body has ruined her life.
We are into the longest cold spell of winter so far. More wintry flurries and bitterly cold weather to come