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Dick did United the result that had Jose Mourinho jumping for joy --


gifted Three men have been injured


in Liverpool after a gunman opened Police were called to Ramsbrook


close just before 9pm. They found two men in their


30s with leg wounds. A third man later turned up


at hospital with injuries Detectives believe


the attack was targeted. An investigation's under way


after a body was found at the scene Five fire engines were called


to Coniston Road just A joint police and Fire Service


investigation has now been launched. The blaze is currently


being treated as unexplained. A Merseyside man whose son was


stillborn is preparing for a 120-mile charity walk to help other


people affected by similar tragedy. Mark Keenan and his partner Lisa


are raising money for a CuddleCot, a cooling pad which can be placed


in any bed or Moses basket, that allows parents to spend more


time with their stillborn babies. The couple, who lost their son


Thomas in December 2015, Literally, just hearing those words,


"There's no heartbeat," it's just like your entire world is swallowed


up in that moment. I went to bathe him and dress


him, because that's my responsibility as a dad,


to bathe him and dress him And sit with him until they


brought Lisa through. Mark and Lisa spent a precious 2.5


days with their son Thomas. He was placed in a special cooled


CuddleCot, which allows babies to Having a CuddleCot, it literally


gives you the opportunity We read to him, walked


around with him, told him about his older siblings,


about his other family members. We had from Friday evening


until Monday tea-time to do that. That time that you have,


you've got that memory that you have


in your heart that will stay Now Mark is preparing to walk along


the canal from Leeds to Liverpool to raise money to buy a CuddleCot


which will help other families. You've obviously been


through something that's Does doing something like this help


you as you continue to come It helps with as part


of the grieving process. I'm aiming for three-four days,


although we put five on the thing, I'm aiming for three-four,


and it's 126 miles. Not all funeral homes


have access to them, not all hospitals have


the accessibility to provide them. That's what assessment


and driving me, my possession He's saying, come on,


we can do this. A year after they lost Thomas,


the couple's daughter She's basically


the double of Thomas. The resemblance is


striking, definitely. It's bittersweet, because you see


how you think Thomas would be And we love her to bits,


we love all our children to bits. Mark will start his


CuddleCot walk in memory The rules on MPs taking second jobs


could be changed after Tatton MP George Osborne's


appointment as editor of The former Chancellor will take


up his role at the newspaper in May and says he intends to carry


on representing his But the Committee of Standards


in Public Life says it will debate Manchester United have leapfrogged


Everton and Arsenal into fifth place in the Premier League


following a 3-1 win at relegation-threatened


Middlesbrough. Goals from Marouane Fellaini,


Antonio Valencia and a superb second-half strike from


Jesse Lingard were enough to earn Jose Mourinho's


side all three points. Meanwhile, Manchester City


and Liverpool are also in action. Meanwhile, Liverpool Ladies have


knocked their Merseyside rivals out of the Women's FA Cup after beating


them in extra time. Wigan have returned


to the top of Super League, despite drawing 16-16


at home to Huddersfield. That's after Salford fought back


to end Castleford's unbeaten start to the season,


finishing 13-12 at Knutsford has been named the best


place to live in the North West. The Sunday Times Guide


2017 takes into account factors like facilities,


transport and community spirit. It also says Knutsford is perfectly


placed to capitalise Others named on the region's best


list include Chester, Kendal, Now here's Alex Hamilton


with the weather. It's been a wet day


across a North West today. That's not stopped our


Weather Watchers getting out Clearly, the weather not


a problem for everyone today. Looking at the charts, we can see


those fronts coming towards us. We're expecting more in the way


of sunshine and showers Quite breezy with those


isobars squeezing together. Overnight, we can see those showers


working their way across the region. Drier spells in between,


quite a mild night with lows Towards tomorrow morning,


breezy for a time, more wet weather on the way,


so take care, there could be spray and standing


water on the roads. Slightly drier and brighter


through the afternoon, That breeze starting


to ease off as well. I leave you with the outlook,


sunshine and showers over the next few days,


turning noticeably cooler for That's it from me for now,


I'll the back after Until then, have


a very good evening. Hello. For most of March so far it


has felt quite mild and springlike but we are in for a bit of a shock


next week as we will have a blast of Arctic air across the UK making it


feel much cooler than it has of late with wintry showers and a return to


overnight frosts for a while. The pressure chart shows more weather


fronts pushing into many central and southern parts of the country this


evening and overnight