A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a headteacher in Rochdale. Gillian Kay suffered nine stab wounds outside her home. 48 year old Mark Pierson of Belfield Old Road has been remanded to appear at Manchester Crown Court.
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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