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24 July 2014 Last updated at 11:47

Walking stick gun handed to policeACC Ian Wiggett with the walking stick shotgun

An antique shotgun disguised as a walking stick is handed in to police as part of a Greater Manchester gun amnesty.


Dead birds in the waterBotulism suspected after bird deaths

Tests found avian botulism to be the likely cause of over 80 bird deaths at a Manchester park, Defra says.

Chrissie Hynde and Neil Tennant with the BBC Concert OrchestraPet Shop Boys premiere Turing tribute

Pop duo the Pet Shop Boys unveil their latest work, a tribute to wartime code-breaker Alan Turing, at the first of this year's Late Night BBC Proms.

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