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Five years on since riots swept the North West

It has been exactly five years since rioting broke out across the North West.

Millions of pounds' worth of damage was caused in Manchester, Salford and Merseyside.

A smashed window and flames at a shop in Market Street in Manchester city centre Credit: PA

Homes and businesses were looted and set on fire, along with dozens of cars.

We'll be looking back at those events tonight on Granada Reports at 6pm.