Heavy rain is interfering with the set up of the X Factor red carpet ahead of the first X Factor live final show.
Liverpool's Christopher Maloney, Jahmene Douglas and James Arthur will sing duets with their mentors this evening on the live show.
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A third person has been charged with murder after four children died in a house fire in Walkden.
A blaze at a family home in Salford has claimed a fourth child victim.
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