One of the region's most notorious criminal families has been jailed today for running a multi-million pound drugs empire.
The Fitzgibbons had links with suppliers across Europe and ran their lucrative operation from their home in Liverpool.
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Stormy mixed week across the NW. More weather warnings for the start of the new week
Windy this week at times with heavy rain and turning much colder. Frost expected Wednesday and Thursday nights
Storm Clodagh is causing damage right across Greater Manchester with gusts of wind up to 75mph