Cumbria

Two held after man stabbed in neck in Barrow

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Image caption Police were called to Egerton Court at about 19:00 GMT on Friday

A man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in the neck in Barrow.

The 49-year-old had already lost a "significant" amount of blood when police found him in a flat at Egerton Court at about 19:00 GMT on Friday.

He was taken to Furness General Hospital then transferred to hospital in Preston where his condition is described as stable.

A man, 58, and woman, 45, both from Barrow, have been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.

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