A primary school head teacher has told of her terror at being brutally attacked by her neighbour with a screwdriver.
Gillian Kay says she thought she was going to die when Mark Pierson repeatedly stabbed her in the head and neck outside her Rochdale home.
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After a mild, wet & windy start to the week we'll need to wrap up & stay warm for Christmas Day but many of us will be under blue skies
A rescue operation is underway after a a seal became stranded in a field in Newton le Willows in Cheshire.
Wet, windy and mild. Some heavy rainfall totals for Cumbria by the end of Tuesday - before colder and clearer weather moves in for Christmas