Officers have seized a number of cannabis plants from an address in Rossendale.

On Saturday evening, the haul was uncovered at a property on Market Street, Whitworth, during a joint raid by the police and fire service.

Two fire engines attended the scene and crews forced the door to the property before police entered and seized the plants.

A spokesperson for Rossendale police said: "This evening, officers in partnership with Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service attended an address on Market Street, Whitworth and seized a quantity of cannabis plants from within the address."