The Conservative Party Conference continues in Manchester today. Yesterday 40,000 marched through Manchester protesting against cuts. But speaking to Granada Reports, George Osborne says the economy is on the mend, and the North West has benefitted.
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Generally dry and settled. Cloudier with showers on Sunday.
The drummer, who just released a new album called Postcards From Paradise, is being recognised for his solo music career.
Saturday looks like the best day. Some debate about cloud amounts on Sunday - west will be best!