A pensioner from Lancashire Tasered by police who thought his white stick was a samurai sword has started legal action. 63 year old Colin Farmer said he thought he was being attacked. Lancashire police shot him with 50,000 volts walking through Chorley in October. Keri Eldridge reports:
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Although high to very high counts are expected in the driest, warmest weather, counts will generally be tailing off this coming week
A collection of dramatic pictures sent in by our viewers of the storms that crossed our region last night.
Fine evening on Saturday. Wet again for all parts at some point on Sunday. Cooler and more changeable for the new week