This terrifying CCTV shows the moment a brave shop assistant battled two robbers armed with a machete who stormed a local store.
The shop worker was sat behind his counter when two masked thugs burst into the store in Salford.
One of the robbers is armed with what police believe to be a huge machete wrapped up inside a sock.
He takes repeated swipes at the terrified worker over the counter at the Top Shop convenience store.
The second man jumps behind the counter and chocolate bars and cigarettes