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Girl, 15 and man killed in crash
Two people, including a 15-year-old girl, are killed in a crash. (Read More...)
Graphene light bulb set for shops
A light bulb made from graphene - said by its Manchester designers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year. (Read More...)
Station house reopens after makeover
A railway station house, once seen as an "eyesore", is officially reopened following a £2m makeover. (Read More...)
Manchester's role in WW1 revealed
A new exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) looks at the role Manchester's manufacturers played in supplying munitions during World War One. (Read More...)
Paedophile jailed after bus find
A "depraved" paedophile who was caught after leaving his camera's memory card on a bus is jailed for three years. (Read More...)
Wigan Warriors 52-10 Wakefield
Wigan Warriors return to form, running in nine tries as they thump Super League's bottom side Wakefield. (Read More...)
IPCC takes over Cyril Smith claim
The police watchdog takes charge of an investigation into the handling of an alleged incident involving Cyril Smith. (Read More...)
Hospital trust rated 'outstanding'
The NHS trust which runs Salford Royal Hospital becomes the second in England to be rated as "outstanding" by the Care Quality Commission. (Read More...)
Hole in school wall after iPad raid
Thieves smash through a brick wall at a Cheshire primary school and steal tablet computers from a classroom. (Read More...)
Hometown honour for Gandalf star
Sir Ian McKellen, who played Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies, is to be honoured by his childhood hometown of Wigan. (Read More...)
Uni offers UK's first Urdu degree
Manchester Metropolitan University becomes the UK's first higher education institute to offer students a degree course in Urdu. (Read More...)
Co-op Bank still has 'much to do'
Manchester-based Co-operative Bank says it is making a "significant improvement" as it reports a lower pre-tax loss but says another 57 branches will close this year. (Read More...)
The Strangeways riot 25 years on
The riot remembered by four people involved (Read More...)
VIDEO: How to register your right to vote
BBC North West political editor Arif Ansari explains all. (Read More...)
McClean poppy anger at Sunderland
James McClean says he was "hung out to dry" by former club Sunderland over his refusal to wear a poppy on his shirt. (Read More...)
Bury A-A Southend United
Bury's game against League Two play-off rivals Southend is abandoned after only six minutes because of a waterlogged pitch. (Read More...)
Bradford City 2-0 Oldham Athletic
Billy Clarke scores twice as Bradford City win to leapfrog fellow League One play-off hopefuls Oldham Athletic. (Read More...)
Rochdale 2-1 Yeovil Town
Rochdale move into the League One play-off zone with a win against Yeovil in atrocious conditions at Spotland. (Read More...)
Macclesfield Town 0-0 Bristol Rovers
Darrell Clarke's Bristol Rovers are held to a draw by Conference promotion rivals Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose. (Read More...)
Dartford 1-2 Altrincham
Damian Reeves's double lifts Altrincham to a 2-1 win which increases Dartford's fears of relegation from the Conference. (Read More...)
Warrington 10-29 Huddersfield
Aaron Murphy scores two tries against Warrington Wolves to help Huddersfield move to third in the Super League table. (Read More...)
Storey claims second gold at Worlds
Dame Sarah Storey wins the C5 3km pursuit to claim her second title at the Para-cycling World Championships in the Netherlands. (Read More...)
Sale v Gloucester (Sun)
Team news as Sale host Gloucester in Sunday's Premiership fixture at AJ Bell Stadium (14:00 BST). (Read More...)
Birmingham City Ladies v Man City Women (Sun)
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Women's Super League game between Birmingham City Ladies and Manchester City Women. (Read More...)
Koukash confirms interest in Titans
Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash expresses an interest in buying a share in troubled NRL side Gold Coast Titans. (Read More...)
Salford Red Devils 36-8 Widnes Vikings
Salford Red Devils move fourth in Super League with a dominant 36-8 victory over Widnes Vikings at the AJ Bell Stadium. (Read More...)
Wigan missing O'Loughlin - Smith
Captain Sean O'Loughlin's absence is a factor in Wigan's mixed Super League start, say Warrington's Tony Smith. (Read More...)
Bolton sign Liverpool's Lussey
Bolton Wanderers sign 20-year-old Liverpool midfielder Jordan Lussey on loan until the end of the Championship season. (Read More...)


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