A bin bag full of animal remains was found dumped on a street in Rusholme, Manchester, the city's council revealed.
The top 20 burglary hotspots in the UK have been revealed, with part of Manchester the worst and 12 London postcodes in the list.
Is it a 'roll', 'bap', 'batch', 'cob' or a 'barm'? This is just one of the questions being asked by students in Manchester.
Flights in and out of Manchester Airport have been temporarily suspended after a Qatar Airways passenger jet was escorted in to land by an RAF jet, the BBC reports.
A Qatar Airways plane, which was escorted to Manchester Airport by an RAF jet, is surrounded by emergency services vehicles.
A passenger at the airport tweeted:
A photo published on Twitter by user @RamiAlLolah shows clearly the Qatari Airways plane being escorted into land at Manchester Airport by an RAF jet.
Video sent in by Peter Cassidy.
Emergency services were waiting for a Qatar Airways plane which landed at Manchester Airport after being escorted by an RAF jet.
A note was handed to the pilot of the plane who then reported the possible device on board, according to Manchester Evening News reports.
A passenger on board a Qatar Airways flight has posted a picture of an RAF jet escorting the aircraft into Manchester Airport.
Being escorted in http://t.co/SlV57ybCWj
A new picture has emerged of a Qatar Airways plane being escorted into Manchester Airport by an RAF jet.
A plane escorted into @manairport by RAF has landed. Police and airport staff currently dealing with situation as an emergency.
CS O'Hare: "Safety of those on board as well as those in & around airport our paramount concern."
Police say they are dealing with an emergency situation at Manchester Airport after a passenger plane was escorted in to land by an RAF fighter jet.