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Throughout the day we will be bringing you constant updates on news across the area.
We’ll also be bringing you crime, travel, health, sport, politics and education stories from the M.E.N team.
And the CityLife journalists are working hard to bring you the best reviews, celebrity gossip and information on going out in the city.
Some of the stories happening today include an update on five stolen cats seized from a house, which have been reunited with their owners.
Moving tributes have been paid to a ‘kind and gentle’ Corrie actress who has died aged 39.
There has been a huge rise in emergency service staff taking time off due to mental illness.
At the moment everything seems to be running smoothly on the Metrolink.
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