This summer the Granada Reports team are sharing their favourite walks in the North West.
Our political reporter Daniel Hewitt takes a walk along the canal to Wigan Pier, and retraces the steps of one of our most famous authors, George Orwell.
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Staying mild but rather cloudy overnight with rain for a time into Friday. Improving to brighter, cooler conditions later. Windy weekend.
A woman from Wirral discovered her husband had secretly married another woman after she saw him kissing his new bride on Facebook.
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