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Milkman gives up round after 50 years because of attack.

A milkman from Rochdale says he's giving up the round he's served for 50 years after being battered by a thief who stole his delivery van. John Kershaw was attacked and beaten with HIS OWN baseball bat that HE kept in the vehicle to fend off robbers.



Crews tackle another grassfire on Marsden Moor

Firefighters have been tackling another grassland fire at Marsden Moor near Saddleworth.

The land, which is owned by the National Trust, has been the site of six fires this year.

Posting on Facebook, the National Trust said: "This is very sad news given how dry the moorland vegetation is."

Footage taken by David Hall.

The National Trust believe the fire was started by someone using a BBQ.

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We visit Parkrun to see what all the fuss is about

It's 14 years since one man decided he was going to organise a weekly running event in his local park, free and open to everyone to take part.

Now, more than a million people across the world lace up their running shoes and head out every Saturday to race in a Parkrun.

As part of our series Spring into Action, Teresa McMahon went to her local park in Salford to see just what gets runners out on a weekend.

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