RAPE: Man, 28, charged with sex attacks in Blackpool

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A man has been charged with rape after police were called to a Grange Park home.

Christopher Darbyshire, 28, of Hesketh Avenue, Bispham, has been charged with two counts of rape and one of false imprisonment.

He appeared at Blackpool Magistrates Court on Saturday and was remanded to appear at Preston Crown Court on May 23.

Police attended an address on Dinmore Avenue at 8.30am on Friday to a report a woman in her 40s had been sexually assaulted, police said last week.