A retired solicitor from Essex who claimed Madeleine McCann's parents caused her death has received a suspended jail sentence.
Sixty five year-old Tony Bennett ,from Harlow, broke legal undertakings, given in November 2009, not to repeat allegations about the couple.
He was found guilty at the High Court and given a three month jail sentence, suspended for one year. He was also ordered to pay the costs of the litigation.
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Parts of the Anglia region have seen nearly a month's worth of rain in just a few hours during intense thunderstorms overnight.
A wet and windy start, with heavy and perhaps thundery rain in places. This will gradually ease away westwards through the morning.
Cloud with locally heavy rain spreading in overnight