News in Photos: Launch of the Bene Bomb

A new cocktail - the Bene Bomb - has been launched in Burnley!

The golden tipple from France has been a favourite at Burnley Miners’ Club, Plumbe Street, for more than a century after local soldiers developed a taste for it during the First World War when they were based in Normandy.

A working men's club in Burnley sells more of the French liqueur Benedictine than anywhere else in the world.''Thomas Temple/Rossparry.co.uk

A working men's club in Burnley sells more of the French liqueur Benedictine than anywhere else in the world.''Thomas Temple/Rossparry.co.uk

Now a new Bene Bomb version mixed with an energy drink has been created for the younger generation.