The Manchester Marathon has taken place today. It was preceded by a twenty six second silence, then a round of applause in memory of the victims of the Boston bombing. More than five thousand runners took part.
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The first half of the new working week looks settled. Mainly dry, winds light and feeling warm in any sunshine
More cloud and higher risk of showers on Sunday, feeling cooler. High pressure in control into next week with many areas fine and dry.
Generally dry and settled. Cloudier with showers on Sunday.