08/02/2014 North West Today


08/02/2014

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Hello, good afternoon. A former greater Manchester police officer

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who use the little car to try and buy heroin is beginning a 14 month

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jail sentence. Robert Carroll pleaded guilty to misconduct in

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public office and theft. He gave a police issue back on to a dealer in

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exchange for drugs and claimed it was through carrying out test

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purchases for police that he became addicted to heroin. It has been

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revealed that the Independent police complaints commission was asked 18

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months ago to examine how greater Manchester police dealt with an

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investigation into allegations of rape involving a woman who fell to

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her death earlier this week. 41`year`old Tracey Shelby fell from

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the Wheatsheaf shopping centre after learning that the man she had

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accused of rape had been cleared. A protest march is taking place

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today after plans have been opposed to 400 new homes on the edge of the

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Peak District. The council consultation on building new homes

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in the area is due end on Monday. Police have issued a warning about

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illegal drugs that they believe are being sold in Blackburn. The people

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buying these pills believe they are buying bends with the eyes gleam,

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which is a prescription drug used to treat a variety of medical

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conditions. A new exhibition on the Isle of Man

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is highlighting stories from the Max community as part of the events to

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mark the entry of World War I. This terrible ordeal opens today at the

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magnesium in Douglas and has been the commendation of years of

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research. It is fair to say that the impact on the Isle of Man has been

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greater than other parts of the UK, the Irish Sea around the island was

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a horde of German U`boat, ships were being sunk and the island was used

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as a centre for internment and 25,000 Germans, Austrians and Turks

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were interned in the camp Yearwood had a huge impact on island life. In

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football and Liverpool have just kicked off in the Premier league

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against Arsenal but it is all going to plan an ex`Anfield. Liverpool are

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4`0 up. Manchester City are at Norwich this afternoon and their

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manager is looking for a response after their midweek defeat to

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Chelsea. It was a very difficult game. It is very important to react

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after the defeat. At home we played against a good team, a team that

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tried to play so we hope that we can win again. Super league return

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classmate, not a great start for Wigan. Were beaten by the

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Huddersfield Giants by 24 points to eight points. FIFA the weather.

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The wind is a key feature of the weather along with showers. We have

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been trying to work your way in from the West this morning, clouds

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thickening ahead of it. It the afternoon plenty of showers around,

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some of merging together to form longer spells of rain and it could

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turn went today in the Pennines Gusts potentially up to 60 mils per

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hour, temperatures are relevant with the wind and rain, looking at house

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of M seven degrees. More showers to come, but they will blow through

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quickly on the blustery wind. Something went to the over the

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higher ground once again. Overnight lows of around 45 degrees.

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Tomorrow, still plenty of showers around, the wind will ease a little

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bit but it will remain breezy. Drying up a little better as we head

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into the afternoon with the top temperature of seven degrees.

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That set from me for evening. -- the winds will ease

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Good afternoon. It is yet another stormy day to day with heavy rain

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around and very strong winds. The Met office has issued an amber

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warning for the strong winds. They could be

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