A community centre for African-Caribbean pensioners is evacuated and closed after racist threats were made in a telephone call.
Plans to improve children's services by spending £10.2m to bring in 130 extra staff are approved in Manchester.
Hartlepool United sign forward Lewis Alessandra on undisclosed terms, following his release by Rochdale.
As Labour MPs challenge Jeremy Corbyn's leadership, what do traditional strongholds think about the party?
Lancashire remain top of the County Championship despite the game with Middlesex being rained off as a draw at Lord's.
Blackburn Rovers sign Manchester City midfielder Jack Byrne on a season-long loan.
Smaller bins are to be brought in to boost recycling rates in Manchester, the city council agrees.
Jess Varnish says it would be "pointless" to appeal against British Cycling's decision not to pick her for Rio 2016.
Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic should complete his much-anticipated move to Manchester United by the end of the week.
A US Army veteran who was racially abused on a tram in Manchester says he has received global support from "complete strangers".
A boy believed to be aged 11 is wanted over a sexual assault at a train station in Greater Manchester.
A plan to bus special needs pupils in Greater Manchester to a different school from where they are enrolled is dropped.
Nick Gubbins' first double ton, aided by Stevie Eskinazi's maiden century, help Middlesex fight back against Lancashire.
Two men and a teenager are arrested on suspicion of affray after an alleged "hate incident" on a tram in Manchester.
League Two Doncaster Rovers sign teenage defender Tyler Garrett from Bolton Wanderers as Richard Chaplow departs.
Andy Murray makes short work of his first ever British opponent at Wimbledon as he beats Liam Broady in the first round.
Dean Holdsworth moves position to become Bolton's director of football, with Paul Aldridge also joining the club.
How has the Brexit vote affected perceptions of George Osborne in his Cheshire constituency?
A 91-year-old woman was targeted at a cash machine by a thief who distracted her with a leaflet and stole money from her.
The HS2 high-speed rail project has an "unrealistic timetable" and faces major cost pressures, says a report by the National Audit Office.