Settling down overnight. Improvement into Sunday but with the risk of scattered showers into the afternoon. Kerrie has the detail.....Read the full story ›
Improving story with lighter winds, more sunshine and fewer showers into SundayRead the full story ›
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Three men have been jailed for smuggling £6m worth of heroin in tables.Read the full story ›
Police in Blackpool are appealing for information after a 24-year-old woman in Blackpool was spat on and injured with a lit cigarette.
They are keen to speak to the man, pictured, in connection with the attack and are urging anyone with information to contact them on 101.
The woman had been out with friends when an argument started with a group of men nearby.
One of the men approached the woman and spat on her, before pushing a lit cigarette towards her face and damaging her eye. The men then ran away.
She was taken to hospital and treated for a damaged cornea and impaired vision.
"This was a cowardly and despicable assault which has left a woman requiring hospital treatment.
"The nature of the attack was particularly shameful and we want to find the person responsible.
"If you recognise the man pictured, please contact police immediately."
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A breast cancer drug, tested at the Christie and shown to almost double the eradication of tumours, has been rejected for use by the NHSRead the full story ›
What's the link between asparagus, Manchester Airport and London Routemaster Buses?
The simple answer is they all play an important role in the economy of the North West.
But here's another question....will our region's economy be better off if we stay in or leave the EU?
To find some answers, our Political Correspondent Daniel Hewitt's climbed back into his classic Vauxhall Chevette to go back in time to 1975 - the last time we had a vote on Europe.