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The Blackburn brothers who are returning Asda to British ownership

Two billionaire brothers raised in a terraced house in Blackburn are now taking the reins at Asda after sealing a £6.8 billion deal to buy the supermarket.

Lancashire brothers take-over Asda in £6.8billion deal

The billionaire brothers behind petrol forecourt firm EG Group and private equity firm TDR Capital have won the £6.8 billion takeover battle for Asda.

Two Lancashire men jailed for revenge arson attack in Blackburn

Two men from Darwen have been jailed for a revenge arson attack in Blackburn, where the occupant had to escape out of a first-floor window.