The mother of a young woman from Lancashire who died after a very open and emotional battle with cancer has spoken of her daughter's bravery.
When Rebecca Joyce was diagnosed she decided not just to fight the illness but also to blog about her experiences on the internet.
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A number of people have been injured after a building collapsed in a suspected gas explosion in Wirral
Thirty-two people have been taken to hospital and two buildings have collapsed in an explosion thought to have been caused by a gas leak.
Dry, fine and sunny this weekend across the NW. Maybe a touch more cloud around and slightly breezier on Mothering Sunday than on Saturday