The lawyer representing Freddie Starr has criticised police after the announcement the entertainer would not be prosecuted following claims of indecent assault.
Dean Dunham said: "We are very critical of the police. This investigation has taken far too long. It's had a huge impact on Freddie's health, a huge impact on his family...We are pleased it has now come to an end."
More top news
Police have raided another address in Moss Side as they investigate the Manchester Arena attack.
A band of heavy, thundery showers moves in from northern France this afternoon.
Armed police were out in force as runners competed in the largest public event in the city since Monday's terror attack.