Lancs Police to make £73m in cuts to services. 700 police officer posts to go as the force faces government pressure.
Lancs Chief Con says his force faces "the greatest challenge in over 30 years" as they're told to cut tens of millions of pounds more.
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Wet and windy start to the new week across the NW, but milder temperatures. Turning drier and fresher from Thursday...
Turning wet & windy by Monday morning across the NW, very windy through the Irish Sea - milder. Then fresher & drier from Thursday onwards
Mist on Sunday should lift quicker than Saturday