The longest running dispute in British fire service history has come to an end. It's been the cause of strikes and disruption across Essex for the last four years.
Members of the Fire Brigades Union voted 2 to 1 to accept a deal after months of negotiations with managers of the county's Fire and Rescue Service.
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Showers will largely die away this evening and winds will decrease. Feeling chilly with clear spells. Lows of 3 deg C.
This afternoon will see squally showers- these will be occasionally heavy. Becoming very windy later with gales.
Further one in eight expect to be aged between 71 and 80 years when they finally stop work, according to survey.