The ringleader of a gang convicted of grooming vunerable girls for sex in Rochdale has lost his appeal against his conviction today.
Shabir Ahmed was jailed for 19 years in May 2012 for his part in the paedophile ring.
The case was heard before the Court of Appeal in London.
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Although high to very high counts are expected in the driest, warmest weather, counts will generally be tailing off this coming week
A collection of dramatic pictures sent in by our viewers of the storms that crossed our region last night.
Fine evening on Saturday. Wet again for all parts at some point on Sunday. Cooler and more changeable for the new week