The ITV regional news programme covering the North West of England and the Isle of Man, plus our politics and current affairs programme The Granada Debate.
A December election and constant campaigning is enough to make anyone feel a bit of a Scrooge, so we went along to a special screening of A Nightmare Before Christmas in Manchester to see what people thought about the election. Read election analysis here:
Murder investigation underway after body found in Cheshire
Santa Clause has come to town in the Isle of Man... And he's brought his bikes!
Teenager in serious condition after stabbing in Stockport
A 75-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder after his partner was found dead in hospital has been freed - after a post-mortem revealed she died of natural causes.
This is the moment a businessman fought off four armed robbers alone, during a terrifying raid on his home. Mr Ali is offering a £5,000 reward to catch those responsible.
#StormDoris is literally blowing people off their feet in Merseyside
Amelia was just 11 when she was caught up in the Manchester Arena terror attack. She didn't speak for days. But the kindness of a former police officer helped her rediscover her love of music - with a little surprise from @ShawnMendes ... More here:
"If you're feeling down, go and speak to someone." Former world champion Ricky Hatton@HitmanHatton says he tried to take his own life several times while struggling to adapt to life after boxing. Now, he's happier than ever. Here's his story. More here:
This 7-year-old saved up his pocket money to buy food for foodbanks. Alfie Radford wanted to help people less fortunate. The little Liverpool fan received a special letter and shirt for his generosity.