Unemployment has fallen across the region, new figures released today have revealed.
With Autumn around the corner, Neil Bradford rounds up a summer of extreme weather.
Unemployment in the East fell by 4,000 in the three months to June, official figures have revealed.
Scattered sometimes heavy showers will soon develop, merging into areas of rain at times, especially this afternoon. Some limited bright or sunny intervals, but still it will be rather cool. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.
Showers or longer spells of rain this evening, often heavy, and moving away east overnight. Generally cloudy conditions, with some clear intervals but also isolated showers, will follow. Minimum Temperature 11 °C.