The internationally best-selling thriller writer Lee Child has kicked off the Literary Festival at the University of East Anglia in Norwich. He's the creator of the hero extraordinaire Jack Reacher who's in all 17 of his cult books. He has sold 60 million of them!
The actor Tom Cruise read every single one of them and bought the film rights so he could play the character in his latest movie. Just a warning that Natalie Gray's report contains flash photography from the start.
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Rain and blustery winds will spread across the region this evening but it will turn clearer later in the night. Further showers tomorrow.
There are now more hospital admissions than ever before due to obesity. A survey found Hertfordshire had the most admissions.
There'll be a few showers about at first this afternoon but they will ease later before more prolonged rain arrives in the evening.