This weekend may be all about eggs but today it was the ducks taking centre stage in Manchester.
Dozens of plastic ones took to the Irwell for their annual race watched by charity fundraisers and a Coronation Street star.
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Remaining largely cloudy with patchy drizzle over hills. Becoming milder, breezy with some brighter breaks in the west on Friday
Saturday looks like the best day of the weekend. Mainly dry for both Saturday and Sunday but a cooler, cloudier finish
Another largely cloudy and murky day. Perhaps a little brighter and feeling milder for Friday