The Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin is expected in Manchester to address people's concerns over the HS2 high-speed rail link.
Earlier this week, the Supreme Court ruled the Government wasn't cutting corners to get the controversial project through Parliament.
Supporters of the proposed scheme say it'll reduce journey times between the north west and London and create jobs. But there are concerns about the effect the new line may have on the environment.
More top news
A fire swept through a section of high-rise student flats in the city centre last night.
Raheem Sterling claims he did not give a moment's thought to rumours linking him with a deadline-day move from Manchester City to Arsenal.
Police say they are becoming "increasingly concerned" for the welfare of a 28-year-old man who has gone missing from his home in Padiham.