The funeral will be held today of Sgt Nigel Coupe from St Annes, who was killed along with five others when their Warrior armoured vehicle was caught in an explosion in Afghanistan.
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Mainly dry with some hazy sunshine. Feeling a little warmer, winds a little lighter
Clear spells and showers overnight. Drier and brighter and a little warmer on Saturday. Rain and wind into Sunday morning
Higher risk of sunburn for the first part of the weekend with some late May sunshine