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Witness may have filmed fatal attack

Police issue a new image of a witness they believe may have photographed the attacker who killed a man at a festival. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:39:57 GMT

Police hunt nature reserve attacker

Police investigating the attempted rape of a woman whose attacker was fought off by a dog walker and a runner release an image of the man involved. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:13:27 GMT

Lampard set for Man City loan move

Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is set to join Manchester City on a loan deal from New York City FC. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:45:04 GMT

Cobbles lifted for tram link work

Hundreds of cobbles in a Manchester square are to be photographed to ensure they are returned in the same position once a new tram link has been built. Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:30:08 GMT

Botulism kills more than 130 birds

More than 130 birds have died from avian botulism in parks across Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Staffordshire, the RSPCA says. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:50:44 GMT

Road works to close airport road

A key section of motorway near Manchester Airport is to close for most of the weekend while a bridge is demolished. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:37:39 GMT

Assault charge footballer in custody

West Ham footballer Ravel Morrison is remanded in custody after two women were assaulted in Manchester and Salford. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:00:53 GMT

Aura of authority: How Van Gaal differs from Moyes

BBC Sport on Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:12:44 GMT

House fire was 'revenge attack'

Woman started blaze after relationship ended Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:06:37 GMT

Man Utd made mistakes - Charlton

Manchester United director and club legend Sir Bobby Charlton admits that "a few people made a few mistakes" last season. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:03:47 GMT

Catalan Dragons 24-26 Warrington Wolves

Michael Oldfield scores a hat-trick for Catalans but Warrington edge a classic, seesawing Super League match in Perpignan. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:22:47 GMT

Anderson and Jadeja found not guilty

The International Cricket Council finds Lancashire's James Anderson and India's Ravindra Jadeja not guilty of breaching its code of conduct. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:55:51 GMT

Rain puts back Lancs-Glamorgan tie

The T20 Blast quarter-final between Lancashire and Glamorgan is moved to Saturday after rain at Old Trafford on Friday. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:47:25 GMT

New York to 'develop' Man City players

Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano says the club could send youngsters to their new US franchise in New York. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:10:50 GMT

Koukash admits Salford 'mistakes'

Marwan Koukash says he was a rugby league "novice" when he became Salford chairman but will learn from his mistakes. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:37:25 GMT

Oldham sign ex-Saints striker Forte

Oldham sign former Southampton striker Jonathan Forte on a one-year contract following a trial with the League One club. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:12:51 GMT

Keeper Taylor remains with Silkmen

Macclesfield Town goalkeeper Rhys Taylor agrees to stay with the Conference club on non-contract terms. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:53:06 GMT

Wigan Warriors 45-4 Salford Red Devils

Joel Tomkins could make his first rugby league appearance for three years after being named in Wigan's squad to face Salford. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:54:57 GMT

Scholes not expecting Man Utd role

Paul Scholes says he does not expect to return to Manchester United's coaching staff now after taking a TV pundit role. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:15:20 GMT

Liverpool beat Man City in New York

Liverpool win a penalty shootout against Premier League champions Manchester City in New York after the two teams draw 2-2. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:00:00 GMT

Home advantage helps Lancs - Chapple

Glen Chapple believes a home crowd can inspire Lancashire to victory over Glamorgan in Friday's T20 Blast quarter-final. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:58:04 GMT

Van Gaal right about fitness - Shaw

Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw says boss Louis van Gaal was right to question his fitness after joining the club. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:48:55 GMT

Toure confirms future is at Man City

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says he wants to stay at the Premier League club for "as long as possible". Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:16:26 GMT