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Bodyguard said killer was 'dodgy'
A security guard from Greater Manchester who was shot dead by a colleague in Iraq, had described his killer as "a bit dodgy" the night he died, an inquest hears. (Read More...)
Hostage's wife makes new mercy plea
The wife of a British hostage being held by militants makes a renewed call for his release, saying there has been "outcry across the world" over his imprisonment. (Read More...)
Eleven 'Right to Build' areas chosen
Oldham announced as one of the first councils to offer help to people wanting to build their own home through the Government's 'Right to Build' scheme. (Read More...)
Head suspended in school funds probe
A head teacher is suspended after police received reports of "financial irregularities" at a Salford primary school. (Read More...)
Pope appoints new Bishop of Salford
The Pope appoints Bishop John Arnold as the 11th Roman Catholic Bishop of Salford. (Read More...)
Shot ex-boxer feared for his life
Former European champion boxer Jamie Moore from Salford admits he feared for his life after being shot four times in Spain. (Read More...)
£300k cannabis haul seized by police
Thirty kilos of cannabis with a street value of £300,000 are seized as part of the largest ever crackdown on drug dealing across Greater Manchester. (Read More...)
Huge response to zombie actor appeal
An appeal for people to play zombies in an upcoming film attracts over 1,000 applicants. (Read More...)
Videos 'may hit IS recruitment'
Islamic State's "violent" propaganda videos could actually be dissuading young Britons from pursuing jihad, says a senior anti-terrorism officer. (Read More...)
Corrie star Kirkbride to take break
Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride, who plays Deirdre Barlow, is to take an extended break from the soap, producers confirm. (Read More...)
Noise dispute gig cafe keeps licence
Manchester's Night&Day Cafe keeps its live music licence after a dispute over the volume of live bands. (Read More...)
Attempted carjacking CCTV ‘shocking’
Footage of a woman getting dragged along as a car thief attempts to steal her vehicle is utterly shocking, police say. (Read More...)
New course record for marathon
A new course record is set in the women's marathon event in Sunday's Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running. (Read More...)
Rooney apologises to team for red
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney says he said sorry to his team-mates after being sent off against West Ham. (Read More...)
Donaldson savours 'special' moment
Macclesfield golfer Jamie Donaldson says the 2014 Ryder Cup is the pinnacle of his career after the Welshman clinched the trophy for Europe. (Read More...)
The England Test hopeful who turned down Man City
Adam Lyth could have been a footballer (Read More...)
VIDEO: Britain's largest Chinese art exhibition
Chinese art exhibitions across Manchester (Read More...)
Manchester City 1-1 Roma
Manchester City are still without a win in Champions League Group E after Francesco Totti's goal gives Roma a point. (Read More...)
Wigan Athletic 0-0 Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest miss the chance to go top of the Championship table after being held at Wigan Athletic. (Read More...)
Man Utd's Herrera joins injury list
Manchester United's Ander Herrera may be out for several weeks after fracturing a rib in the victory over West Ham. (Read More...)
Gleeson retires to take academy role
Ex-Great Britain centre Martin Gleeson retires as a player but will remain with Salford Red Devils in a coaching role. (Read More...)
Pressure all on Man City - Cole
Roma's Ashley Cole says the Italian side are underdogs as they prepare to face Manchester City in the Champions League. (Read More...)
Man Utd consider midweek friendlies
Manchester United are thinking about playing midweek friendly matches abroad in the absence of Champions League football. (Read More...)
Wigan 'hungover' from last season
Wigan manager Uwe Rosler believes a "hangover" effect from last season is contributing to their start to this season. (Read More...)
VIDEO: Leigh target Super League place
Leigh Centurions head coach Paul Rowley tells North West Tonight their aim remains getting back to Super League. (Read More...)
Fulham v Bolton Wanderers
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Fulham and Bolton Wanderers. (Read More...)
Nasri set for month on sidelines
Samir Nasri will miss around a month following surgery on a groin injury, Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini confirms. (Read More...)
Donaldson's 'remarkable journey'
Macclesfield's Jamie Donaldson reflects on his trials on the way to claiming Europe's winning point on his Ryder Cup debut. (Read More...)
Freedman admits Bolton job 'hard'
Bolton Wanderers manager Dougie Freedman admits his job has proved harder than he expected when taking over in 2012. (Read More...)
Chapple unsure on Lancashire future
Captain Glen Chapple does not know in which capacity he will be at Lancashire next season following their Championship relegation. (Read More...)

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