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Five jailed over death of Blackburn mother Alison McBlain Five jailed over death of Blackburn mother Alison McBlain

Five jailed over death of Blackburn mother Alison McBlain

Kaylib Connolly, Dean Qayum, Joshua Titterington and John Chatwood - all from Blackburn - and Karis Poynton - from Clayton-le-Moors - were given sentences totalling a minimum of 78 and a half years.

Update on search for missing Katie Foulds as officers continue to appeal for witnesses Update on search for missing Katie Foulds as officers continue to appeal for witnesses

Update on search for missing Katie Foulds as officers continue to appeal for witnesses

Sadly, and though we can't be certain, we believe that a figure captured on drone footage walking down the beach towards the water, close to South Promenade, St Annes, at approximately 4.27pm on February 10, is missing Katie Foulds, 22. We continue to appeal for witnesses.

Appeal after Preston firearms discharge Appeal after Preston firearms discharge

Appeal after Preston firearms discharge

Detectives are appealing for information following a firearms discharge in Preston.

We were called around 6.50pm yesterday (Sunday, February 21) to a report a window had been damaged in Dallas Street.