Its been reported that Bury born film director Danny Boyle has turned down a knighthood. Its believed he was offered the honour in recognition of his work as the creator of the Olympic opening ceremony.
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Best of any brightness in the west. Cloudier over the Pennines, some mist here first thing. Gentle winds, not cold
Quiet evening and night on Tuesday night, clearest spells further west, some mist over the Pennines
A turnstile operator has described fearing for his life as a crush developed at the Leppings Lane entrance to Hillsborough stadium in 1989.