Princess Anne's visit to Bolton Hospital has been cancelled.
She was due to tour the hospital's Princess Anne Maternity Unit, which she opened 35 years ago.
Health workers are due to protest outside the hospital after 500 redundancies were announced at Bolton NHS Trust.
It is understood the Princess's visit was cancelled for logistical reasons.
More top news
Bolton cycling Gold Medalist Jason Kenny has announced he's to marry fellow Olympic champion Laura Trott.
Ex-Manchester United captain Rio Ferdinand has tipped his old club to finish in the top three of the Premier League.
The Met Office says there will be rain and snow for many parts of our region over the next few days.