Farmers Face Financial Crisis due to weather….

A return to winter last week following the wettest summer on record means thousands of farmers are facing financial ruin.

Crops are failing in the field and new-born livestock are struggling for survival in the below freezing temperatures that are set to last until Easter. A full story is here

Many rural roads remain blocked today following Friday’s snowfall, despite snow plough’s being busy all weekend!

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Story: The Telegraph, Image Lancashire Telegraph