The families of soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan are holding a protest at Manchester's cenotaph today over the government's plans to cut the size of the army. It is part of a network of demonstrations across the country.
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Heavy rain pushes eastwards across the region on Sunday evening followed by further outbreaks of rain on Sunday night. 60mph gusts possible
The Met Office have named the 9th storm of the season Storm Imogen. This will cause strong winds for a time across the NW
Thousands are expected across the North West to welcome in the year of the Monkey.