Firefighters were called to Bury Road in Radcliffe after a gas main ignited a fire. Many people will be allowed home later this morning but roads in the area will remain closed.
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Police are investigating the death of a two-month old baby in Blackpool.
Merseyside police have released emotional new images of murdered PC Dave Phillips and his young family.
The daughter of a Hillsborough victim, who was only two when he died, has been hearing evidence about her father's last moments.