Thousands of runners will gather at Old Trafford for the Greater Manchester Marathon.
The event will see over 7000 runners taking to the streets hoping to raise well over £1million for charity.
A 26 second silence followed by a 26 second applause will be held before the race in memory of those who lost their lives in the Boston marathon bombing.
There will be a number of road closures around Trafford though see them all here.
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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