A plaque honouring the playwright Shelagh Delaney will be placed outside her former home in Salford.
Manchester Camerata perform to help sufferers
Dora Bryan, the actress whose career encompassed theatre, film and TV's Last of the Summer Wine, has died near Brighton at the age of 91.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal pulls up Wayne Rooney and Antonio Valencia during pre-season training to give them tips on shooting.
Team news as Salford Red Devils host Leeds Rhinos in Friday's Super League fixture at the AJ Bell Stadium (20:00 BST).
Manchester City Under-21s walk off in a pre-season friendly in Croatia after an alleged incident of racial abuse.
Tests found avian botulism to be the likely cause of over 80 bird deaths at a Manchester park, Defra says.
Rochdale manager Keith Hill says the money from the sale of Scott Hogan to Brentford will not be used to sign players.
Sale and England fly-half Danny Cipriani says he would be open to extending his contract, which expires next summer.
A woman who died after she was hit by two taxis in Greater Manchester is described as "highly ambitious and caring" by her family.
Tyson Fury will fight Alexander Ustinov on Saturday after the cancellation of his world title eliminator with Dereck Chisora.
A man who worked at Manchester United admits stealing signed shirts and other memorabilia worth thousands of pounds.
Manchester United's extensive tour of the USA is "not positive for preparation", says the club's manager Louis van Gaal.
Ed Woodward says servicing Manchester United's debt does not affect the running of the club because of their commercial success.
Police issue images of 12 people who were around the main stage of Manchester's Parklife Festival when a man was fatally injured.
Complaints about the community in Oldham
Veteran midfielder Andy Hughes joins Bolton as a player-coach after being released by Championship rivals Charlton.
Tests are being conducted to work out what has killed more than 80 birds in a Manchester park's lake.
Jos Buttler replaces Matt Prior as wicketkeeper in the England squad for the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl.
A woman has been found guilty of killing two children in a revenge arson attack 17 years ago.