Man charged after Talbot knife attack

Police were called to the incident at the Talbot in Milbourne Street on Saturday April 21.
Police were called to the incident at the Talbot in Milbourne Street on Saturday April 21.
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A 38-year-old man has been charged following a 'knife attack' at a former conservative club in Blackpool.

James McFlynn, 38, of Palmer Close, Manchester has been charged with threatening a person with a blade/sharply pointed article in a public place and two counts of wounding with intent.

Police were called to the incident at the Talbot in Milbourne Street on Saturday April 21.

A man and a woman were taken to hospital with knife wounds. Both have since been released from hospital.

McFlynn has been remanded to appear at Preston Crown Court on May 20.