Police in Wigan are hunting a masked gang who robbed a man in his own home. Five men armed with a hammer and a crow bar burst into the house on Belle Green Lane in Ince. One of the men threatened the homeowner as the others ransacked his house.
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Cloudy, windy and wet. Heavy bursts of rain are pushing into the Isle of Man and Cumbria today. Elsewhere, the rain will mainly be patchy
Wet, mild and windy - the outlook through to Christmas Day and beyond
Emma brings you Sunday's forecast for NW England and the Isle of Man