Voters get the chance to cast their vote in the local elections today.
Five wards are being contested in the Sale Today area.
Those standing for election include:-
Ashton on Mersey
Kevin Grime, UKIP; Ben Hartley, Labour; John Terence Lamb, Conservative; Stephen Lee Power, Lib- Dem; Caroline Robertson-Brown, Green.
Mike Jefferson, Conservative; Mandy King, Green; Steven Gregory Longden, Labour; Meenakshi Minnis, Lib-Dem; Tony Nayler, UKIP.
George Robson Barker, Conservative; Jane Everall Baugh, Labour; Paul Christopher Greer, Green; Michael Andrew MacDonald, Lib-Dem.
Czarina Dawn Kirk, Lib-Dem; Jane Frances Leicester, Green; Darren Christopher Meacher, Conservative; Elizabeth Alice Louise Patel, Labour.
Louise Claire Bird, Lib-Dem; Rob Chilton, Conservative; Mal Mohibullah Choudhury, Labour; Nicholas Jonathan Robertson-Brown, Green.