Man found dead on Pendle Hill named

Nick o'Pendle
Nick o'Pendle

The man found dead on Pendle Hill over the weekend has been named.

John Rainford (48), of Padiham, was found down a steep embankment at the Nick o’Pendle at around 7-30am on Saturday.

The death is not being treated as suspicious and a post-mortem examination is due to be carried out this week.