The communities secretary Eric Pickles has announced the government's local authority spending in England for next year.
One of our region's most deprived areas - Great Yarmouth in Norfolk - is the hardest hit, while Uttlesford in Essex gets the biggest funding increase in the region.
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Lifeguards at Sea Palling where a swimmer died after getting caught in a rip-current, remind people to always swim at life-guarded beaches.
It will become cloudy this evening with a chance of showers arriving from the west. Lows of 15 deg C.
It's going to be another dry day with plenty of sunny spells and feeling humid. Highs of 27 deg C.