A taxi driver was threatened by a man with a hammer and a knife on Ehen Road, Cleator Moor, last night. The victim managed to take the knife from the man, who is described as white, of medium build and with a local accent. Police are investigating.
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Wetter in the west, cloudy but direr further east. Milder than of late, but blustery
After the recent snow and very cold temperatures, we see a return to the sort of weather we would normally expect for the UK in January
Emma Jesson brings you Saturday night's forecast