Ten weeks of free art events and exhibitions start today as part of Liverpool's Biennial. Work by 242 artists is on display in 27 locations across the city.
An exhibtion to showcase some of the UK's best contemporary art has opened at the Walker Art Gallery, which has been decorated with two hundred colourful pigeons.
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Mild and murky night. Wet and windy spell Friday. Windy, showery weekend and feeling cold. Here's the detail.....
Curling is usually watched on TV but now you can play it yourself as Manchester becomes home to the country's first outdoor curling lanes.
A very unsettled spell moves through the region on Friday. Markedly colder air will follow, bringing a frosty start in places Saturday