A man will be sentenced today for scrawling graffiti about the murder of a soldier from Middleton on the RAF Bomber Command War Memorial.
Fusilier Lee Rigby was killed in Woolwich in May.
Daniel Smith from Salford admitted writing offensive graffiti on the memorial in central London.
He claimed he did not know he was writing on a war memorial.
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Turning wet & windy by Monday morning across the NW, very windy through the Irish Sea - milder. Then fresher & drier from Thursday onwards
Mist on Sunday should lift quicker than Saturday
The spell of prolonged dry weather is coming to an end, so make the most of the weekend! Unsettled next week...