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EFL Trophy: Sunderland beat Newcastle U21s, Man City U21s progress

Sunderland beat Newcastle U21s in EFL trophy, while Manchester City U21s fight back from 2-0 down to beat Rochdale. Source: BBC News Manchester

Cheshire sand quarry approved despite dust and fracking concerns

Sibelco say their quarry plans in Cheshire will maintain jobs and boost the local economy. Source: BBC News Manchester

Dale Vince: Forest Green offer Bolton fans pints & sell No Ken Do T-shirts

Forest Green offer free pints to Bolton fans and are raising funds for Wanderers' Supporters Trust with a T-shirt. Source: BBC News Manchester

Manchester City v Burton Albion: Carabao Cup semi-final preview

Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's EFL Cup game between Manchester City and Burton Albion. Source: BBC News Manchester

Students journey 5,500 miles to thank Korean War vets

The young people travelled more than 5,500 miles to meet the men who fought in the 1950-53 conflict. Source: BBC News Manchester

Brahim Diaz: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola not disappointed over midfielder's move

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he does not want players "who do not want to stay here" following Brahim Diaz's move to Real...

Thieves steal cash and equipment from Oldham Foodbank

Oldham Foodbank said its office was "ransacked" and food, donated cash and tablet devices were taken. Source: BBC News Manchester

Ken Anderson: Bolton chairman doing his 'utmost' to sell

Bolton chairman and majority stakeholder Ken Anderson is doing his "utmost" to find new owners for the Championship club. Source: BBC News Manchester

FA Cup fourth-round draw: Arsenal host Man Utd

Arsenal will host Manchester United in the fourth round of the FA Cup at Emirates Stadium. Source: BBC News Manchester

Ashton-under-Lyne cashless parking suspended after 'misery and mayhem'

The Ashton-under-Lyne scheme caused "misery and mayhem" for traders and residents, the local MP says. Source: BBC News Manchester

Plans for multimillion-pound Manchester Zoo considered

Greater Manchester has been without a zoo since the closure of Belle Vue Zoological Gardens in 1977. Source: BBC News Manchester

On-the-run 'county lines' dealer jailed for Grimsby drugs plot

Billy Griffin from Manchester absconded along with his sister before they could be sentenced. Source: BBC News Manchester

Jake Cooper-Woolley: Sale Sharks agree deal to sign Wasps tight-head prop

Sale Sharks agree to sign Wasps tight-head prop Jake Cooper-Woolley on a three-year deal. Source: BBC News Manchester

Christian Doidge: Forest Green Rovers anger after Bolton Wanderers deal collapses

Forest Green Rovers will consider action against Bolton after Christian Doidge's move collapsed, says chairman Dale Vince. Source: BBC News Manchester

English Channel migrant crossings investigation: Man charged

Jafar Moheebi, 33, from Salford, will appear before magistrates on drugs and driving charges. Source: BBC News Manchester

Wayne Rooney's arrest for public intoxication 'due to mixing sleeping pills and alcohol'

Wayne Rooney's arrest for public intoxication was a result of feeling "disorientated" after taking sleeping tablets on a flight while drinking, according to his...