Two men have been charged in connection with an attempted armed robbery at a Burnley supermarket.
Roger Calland (53) and Ryan Grogan (41), both from Rochdale, have been charged with robbery and possession of a bladed article.
They have been remanded in custody until Thursday, December 21st, when they will appear at Burnley Crown Court.
A man armed with an axe travelling on a motor scooter committed attempted robbery on a cash in transit van at Tesco last Saturday morning.
Two security guards fought off the would-be robber who made off from the scene empty-handed.