Hundreds of teachers have gathered across the region to protest at government education policies. Union members were at rallies in Manchester, and Liverpool as part of a campaign of protests including a strike by North West teachers in June.
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Definitely some sunny spells around for Thursday & Friday - but a strong and cool westerly wind with scattered, potentially heavy showers
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Cool, showery and windy, but with some sunny spells too!