Neighbours of a woman apparently mauled to death by her own dog have said they are shocked but not surprised it attacked her.
The body of 43 year old Louise Caygill was found at a house in the Old Swan area of Liverpool.
She'd suffered multiple dog bites.
Our correspondent Rob Smith reports:
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Staying wintry. Sleet & snow showers dying out Friday. Continued risk of ice. Cold north wind by the weekend but dry with sunshine for many
The Met Office "Be Aware' for snow on Thursday has now been extended until Friday morning, and includes the risk of icy stretches
A number of schools have closed across the North West due to the poor weather. Get the details here.