About a thousand people have protested at a site for fracking - a process that extracts gas from shale rock.
Nine stations will close in phases as work commences to prepare for the arrival of new trains in 2020.
Manager Pep Guardiola praises his City side in a 5-0 win over Burnley.
Leeds United miss the chance to return to the top of the Championship table after losing at Blackburn Rovers.
Hull City miss a chance to move out of the Championship relegation zone as fellow strugglers Preston equalise late on.
Lancashire Evening Post
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