Millions of Britons planning a bank holiday getaway should expect a "messy" weekend of weather, forecasters have warned, as rain and thunderstorms hit parts of the UK.
TWO retired teachers are encouraging people to help them to create a special art installation.
THE Creamfields site has not yet opened but already Cheshire Police have turned up the heat on those suspected of trying to smuggle drugs into the annual music festival.
A COFFEE morning is being held in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
PEOPLE are urged to think before they dial 999 after a woman asked paramedics to help tidy her kitchen.
A MAN has been arrested over the alleged robbery of an 86-year-old man in Widnes town centre.
TWO teenage girls were rescued from a derelict asbestos-ridden building in Runcorn yesterday.
The little youngster, along with five other members of her family, spent around half an hour slipping and sliding in the mud before mum wiped her eyes and ears with her trunk.
A RUGBY fan proposed to his girlfriend in front of more than 10,000 fans.
THIS picture of a cute little cygnet snuggling into its mum was captured by Keith Foster from Farnworth, Widnes.
SPORTING enthusiasts made history by becoming the first couple in the UK to get married on an ice rink.