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Service to be held to remember those who died in the Manchester air disaster

A special remembrance service is taking place later for 55 people who died after a plane caught fire on the runway at Manchester Airport.

The British Airtours 737 was bound for Corfu when it burst into flames 33 years ago.

A new memorial will be unveiled for the two crew members and 53 passengers who lost their lives including Sarah Beckett who was was just 18.

Her parents say they don't want her death to be in vain.


Watch: Southport becomes location for musical film set

A full length musical is being filmed on location right here in the North West.

The movie ''Perfectly Frank'' doesn't have a star-studded cast or a Hollywood-style budget. However, the makers of the film say Southport is the perfect place for their work, and they're hopeful it will become a box office hit in cinemas.

Paul Crone was given a special invite to the set.

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