Former business secretary Lord Mandelson has urged Labour and the Government to think again about the controversial HS2 rail link, intended to speed up journeys between London and the North, saying it could be "an expensive mistake".
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Frost and fog overnight into Monday. Turning milder this week
Cold start but turning milder this week.
Churches in parts of Manchester are urging people to bin their blades in the run up to Christmas.