The funeral of Fusilier Samuel Flint is taking place in Blackpool. The 21 year old died in Afghanistan alongside two other soldiers, when their vehicle was hit by a home made bomb. Hundreds lined the streets for the service at Poulton Parish Church.
More top news
Sean Dyche has labelled as "harsh" the 18-month ban handed to Burnley's Joey Barton for a breach of betting regulations.
A rapist who targeted elderly and vulnerable women as they slept in their beds in Lancashire has been jailed for life.
Less demand for donors means that frequent volunteers won't be contacted as often.