Sir Alex Ferguson heads into retirement with yet another award. The outgoing Manchester United boss has been named the League Managers' Association Manager of the Year after guiding the Reds to a 20th league title.
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Grey start but improving with some warm sunshine by afternoon
Misty again overnight. Murky and damp conditions returning to the Pennines. Grey start Friday but warm sunshine will develop from the west
Your weekend weather outlook for the Northwest and Isle of Man