There are new fears over the value of homes along the route of the proposed High Speed Two rail link. A house in Turweston in Buckinghamshire has been valued for a mortgage and found to be worthless.
It's left the elderly owner - Elfrieder Harper-Tarr unable to sell it and desperately needing to pay for care fees
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A woman has been banned from keeping all animals for three years after admitting neglecting her cat and four kittens - two of whom died.
With the cold weather expected to last for at least the next five days, the Met Office has issued various snow and ice warnings.
Cold but dry and bright this afternoon followed by a risk of icy stretches tonight.