An American footballer from Manchester is on the verge of signing a multi million pound contract and becoming a star of the NFL. Menelik Watson, who's 6 foot 5 and 22 stone, has been playing the sport for less than two years. For more go to the NFL website.
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Although high to very high counts are expected in the driest, warmest weather, counts will generally be tailing off this coming week
A collection of dramatic pictures sent in by our viewers of the storms that crossed our region last night.
Fine evening on Saturday. Wet again for all parts at some point on Sunday. Cooler and more changeable for the new week