TWO Russian cosmonauts "land" in East Lancashire tomorrow for a three-day visit.

The trip, by Dr Alexandre Martynov and Colonel Alexandre Volkov, is being sponsored by the East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, Blackburn Rovers, the Lancashire Evening Telegraph and Accrington-based marketing firm The Business. The business dinner is being staged on Thursday at Ewood Park.

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