A murder inquiry has been launched after a man died almost a week after he was shot while sitting in his car outside his Liverpool home.
Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has been disqualified from driving.
Rochdale Council staff who failed to protect youngsters from a child sex ring have been identified and could be sacked.
Protestors will face representatives of fracking company Cuadrilla when they meet Hyndburn Council later.
Its over its plans to carry out tests for gas drilling.
Councillors have expressed concerns over the safety and environmental impact of the controversial technique.
The future of Preston Bus Station is to be guaranteed with a multi million pound cash injection.
Preston City Council and Lancashire County Council are set to agree an £8.3m investment in the Grade II listed building.
A jury at the inquest of a baby who died at a nursery are due to resume deliberations later.
Millie Thompson choked on food and suffered complications.
Delays of up to two hours on Virgin Trains between Glasgow Central and Preston, and between Edinburgh Waverley and Preston due to poor weather. Tickets being accepted on First TransPennine Express services.
- M6 Lancashire - Strong winds on M6 between J32 M55 (Broughton Interchange) and J27 A5209 (Standish). Matrix sign set to 50 mph.
- M6 Thelwall Viaduct - Cheshire - Strong winds on M6 Thelwall Viaduct between J20 A50 / B5158 (Lymm Interchange) and J21 A57 / B5210 (Woolston).
- M60 Barton Bridge - Greater Manchester - Strong winds on M60 Barton Bridge between J10 B5214 (Trafford Centre) and J11 A57 (Barton). Approach with care.
M62 Eastbound lane closed on entry slip road due to broken down vehicle at J18 M60 / M66 (Simister Island). Matrix sign set to 50 mph.
Pupils at a school in Lancaster will find out today if it's to be closed by the council.
Skerton Community High School was described by inspectors as 'inadequate.'
Campaigners say it's closure will have a devastating impact
A man's due in court on the Isle of Man charged with the murder of Neil Roberts.
His body was found at a house on Queen Street in Castletown.
A post mortem showed he died from injuries sustained during a violent incident.
A 45 year old man from Castletown has been charged with his murder.
Merseyside Police have named a man found following a stabbing in West Kirkby in Wirral as 43 year old Jonathan Britton.
Mr Britton died in hospital after being attacked at his home in Paton Close, West Kirby at around 9.30pm on Tuesday 3rd December.
A 38-year-old man from the Tranmere area of Birkenhead remains in police custody having been arrested during the night on suspicion of murder.
A post mortem examination is being carried out to establish a cause of death.
Detectives are continuing to appeal for witnesses.
– Detective Inspector Mark Tivendale
This has been a terrible incident for the family of Mr Britton. They are understandably devastated and we have a specialist family liaison officer in place to keep them updated on our investigation. "This attack happened in a very quiet residential area of West Kirby and the police activity last night and today will have come as a shock to local people. I would like to reassure them that we do not believe this to be a random attack and we are exploring all potential lines of enquiry in order to understand why this has happened.