Lord Hanningfield has said he is to give his compensation from wrongful arrest to the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity.
Earlier today the Tory peer was awarded at the High Court £3,500 for wrongful arrest.
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Rain will turn steady and occasionally heavy after midnight before clearing early tomorrow. Sunnier but colder weather then returns.
The very mild weather will continue during the rest of today before it turns wet overnight. Tomorrow will be sunnier but also colder.
Police forces across the Anglia region are facing cuts of £47 million in funding from central government.