A man will be sentenced in Cyprus today for stabbing to death a soldier from Manchester.
Fusilier David Collins, who was 19 and from Chorlton, died after a fight broke out in a nightclub in the resort of Ayia Napa last November.
He was stabbed the day before he was due to fly out to Afghanistan.
19 year old Mohammed Osman from London has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
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A number of people have been injured after a building collapsed in a suspected gas explosion in Wirral
Thirty-four people have been taken to hospital and two buildings have collapsed in an explosion thought to have been caused by a gas leak.
Dry, fine and sunny this weekend across the NW. Maybe a touch more cloud around and slightly breezier on Mothering Sunday than on Saturday