BBC Radio Manchester joins BBC Radio 5 live.
Matt White brings you news, music and chat to start the day.
We report on the closure of libraries and swimming pools to save money.
Sam talks to Sir Richard Leese, leader of Manchester City Council, about the propsed cuts.
Becky speaks to Chris Ashbrook who was behind many of the great 1980s pop videos.
Andy explores how Manchester and Wigan will be affected by the latest council budget cuts.
Bill Rice and Liam Bradford preview the FA Cup third round replay at Old Trafford.
Bill Rice presents as Manchester United meet West Ham in an FA Cup third round replay.
Join John for big name guests, news from around the world and musical memories.
Thursday 17 January 2013