For the first time since 2003 Labour has a majority of seats on Trafford council.
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of rape after a teenage girl was attacked in Trafford.
Police say they were called to Washway Road in Sale on Wednesday - the attack is understood to have happened in the early hours of the morning.
The victim is being supported by specially-trained officers.
The boy remains in custody for questioning.
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Manchester United legend Gary Neville has faced a hostile public meeting over his plans to build a training ground on greenbelt land.
The footballer turned club owner wants to turn part of a flood plain at Turn Moss in Stretford into training pitches for his club Salford City.
Our correspondent Matt O'Donoghue was at the meeting.