Virgin Atlantic have launched their first domestic route today in the North West. Sir Richard Branson's airline will now offer a service between Manchester Airport and Heathrow. Known as Little Red it will fly to the capital four times a day.
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Mainly grass pollen at present with some weed pollen airborne. Counts vary in showers, but may rise to very high in any sunny spells
A mixed week in prospect with low pressure to the NW spinning lots of frontal systems across the north of England during the next few days.
Continuing to look rather mixed for the rest of this week; a dip in temperatures, then turning warmer and more showery again