Former Lancashire police detective Jack Tasker says an investigation into sex abuse allegations against Cyril Smith was taken away from him and his colleagues.
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Detectives have released the CCTV footage following an arson attack at an address in Ormskirk.
A 22-year-old man has suffered life changing injuries after being attacked by a gang in a car park in Grimsby.