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Major Barrow road still shut after huge fire last week

Part of Abbey Road is still closed after the blaze Credit: North West Evening Mail

The aftermath of a huge fire is forcing one of Barrow's major roads to stay closed. Part of Abbey Road is still shut, close to the town centre, almost a week after the blaze.

The House of Lords pub was destroyed in the fire last Wednesday. The road will remain blocked off, until at least tomorrow, to allow for repairs.



Kym Marsh on playing a role very close to her heart

Millions of viewers tuned into ITV's Coronation Street to see actress Kym Marsh, who plays Michelle McDonald in the soap, tragically lose her baby. She's been talking about the harrowing issue of neo-natal death, something she herself experienced 8 years ago when she lost her baby son Archie.

There are a number of charities involved in providing support for people who've experienced neo natal death or stillbirth:

Kym spoke to Granada Reports about taking the difficult decision to tackle a storyline that she'd had experienced personally.

Follow the debate about stillbirth and neo-natal death on twitter on #breakingthesilence

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