One of the officers was left with a fractured wrist, which will require surgery while the other suffered severe head injuries. He remains in hospital in a stable condition, and his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening, Greater Manchester Police said.
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Wet start to the day, cloudy, heavy rain over the Isle of Man and Cumbria. Milder than of late, but breezier. Some hill fog
Turning more mobile and less cold over the next few days across the NW. Tonight, chilly start, temperatures and cloud increasing
After the recent snow and very cold temperatures, we see a return to the sort of weather we would normally expect for the UK in January