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Manchester City celebrate

Emma Sanders

BBC Sport

Vincent Kompany says Man City have "a once in a lifetime opportunity" to win the title against Man Utd on 7 April after restoring their 16-point lead at Stoke.

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Severe accident: M6 Cumbria southbound

BBC News Travel

M6 Cumbria southbound severe accident, between J36 for A590 and J35 for A601.

M6 Cumbria - Two lanes closed and slow traffic on M6 southbound between J36, A590 (Kirkby Lonsdale) and J35 A601(M) Carnforth, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe accident, at J15 for M61 affecting J14 for M61.

M60 Greater Manchester - Slow traffic and one lane blocked on M60 clockwise at J15, M61 (Swinton Interchange), because of an accident involving lorry and a car. Congestion to J14, M61 (East Lancs Road).

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe disruption, between J17 for A56 Prestwich and J16 for A666 affecting J18 for M62.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane blocked and slow traffic on M60 anticlockwise in Manchester between J17, A56 (Prestwich) and J16, A666 (Pendlebury), because of a broken down lorry. Congestion to J18, M62 (Simister Island).

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Legendary comedian Sir Ken Dodd has died aged 90
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Sir Ken Dodd: Getting knighthood 'best day of my life'
The legendary comedian from Liverpool has died. In December 2016, he was knighted in the New Year's Honours.

Severe disruption: M6 Lancashire northbound

BBC News Travel

M6 Lancashire northbound severe disruption, between J27 for A5209 and J28 for B5256.

M6 Lancashire - Slow traffic on M6 northbound between J27, A5209 (Standish) and J28, B5256 (Leyland), because of an earlier lorry fire. All lanes have been re-opened.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Pep Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says England's national team would benefit from players going abroad during their careers.

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Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe disruption, between J15 for M61 and J17 for A56 Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed on M60 clockwise between J15, M61 (Swinton Interchange) and J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Rugby league

Ostracised from their hometowns for turning professional, thousands of Welshmen shaped rugby league.

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Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe accident, between J15 for M61 and J13 for A572.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and slow traffic on M60 anticlockwise between J15, M61 (Swinton Interchange) and J13, A572 (Worsley), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe disruption, between J10 for B5214 and J11 for A57.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed on M60 clockwise between J10, B5214 (Trafford Centre) and J11, A57 (Barton), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A635 Greater Manchester both ways

BBC News Travel

A635 Greater Manchester both ways severe accident, between B6431 Clarence Street and Beaufort Road.

A635 Greater Manchester - A635 Stamford Street in Stalybridge closed in both directions between the B6431 Clarence Street junction and the Beaufort Road junction, because of a serious accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Football

Striker Adam Armstrong scores twice as League One leaders Blackburn defeat Lancashire rivals Blackpool.

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Football

Sub Gary Roberts rescues a point for Wigan in a six-goal thriller against Scunthorpe with a late equaliser.

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Sandycroft recycling site blaze caught on camera
The cause of the blaze that broke out on Friday night is not yet known.
National League

Danny Rowe scores a hat-trick inside the first 20 minutes as 10-man Fylde romp to victory over Aldershot.

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National League

Mitch Hancox scores and wins a penalty as National League leaders Macclesfield fight back to beat Barrow.

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Football

An injury-time Billy Kee strike sees Accrington knock Luton off the top of League Two for the first time since November.

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Football

Bury remain bottom of League One after Lancashire rivals Oldham come from 2-0 down to hold the Shakers to a draw.

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Football

Stephen Humphrys scores the only goal as Rochdale end Rotherham's 14-game unbeaten run with an away victory.

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Football

Callum Lang's injury-time opener for Morecambe is not enough as Karlan Ahearne-Grant nets to earn Crawley a draw.

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Football

Fleetwood end Plymouth's six-match winning run in League One as Paddy Madden's goal earns them a point.

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Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester both ways

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester both ways severe disruption, at J18 for M62.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed on M60 at J18, M62 (Simister Island), because of a broken down vehicle. On the roundabout. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Marcus Rashford celebrates

Chris Bevan

BBC Sport

Marcus Rashford scores twice as Manchester United beat Liverpool to move five points clear of their rivals in the Premier League.

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Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

BBC News Travel

M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, at J22 for A672.

M62 West Yorkshire - M62 lane blocked on entry slip road westbound at J22, A672 (Rishworth Moor), because of a vehicle fire. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, between J18 for A54 Middlewich and J17 for A534 Sandbach.

M6 Cheshire - Slow traffic and one lane closed on M6 southbound between J18, A54 (Middlewich) and J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a police incident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Waterloo Street, Oldham

A 15-year-old boy and three men have been arrested after a man died in a stabbing in Oldham.

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