MORECAMBE and Lunesdale MP David Morris has taken down his website after it was hacked by a group claiming to be Muslim freedom fighters.

Mr Morris was said to have been left ‘shocked’ following the infiltration of his website by ‘Freedom for the Mujahideen’.

The hackers had posted an offensive video which Mr Morris’s spokesman said ‘we wouldn't want people to see’.

Lancashire Police have been informed about the attack on the website, which was still unavailable this morning (Monday).