Exclusive figures obtained by ITV News show some councils here in the East are making money by selling your personal data.
Privacy groups say they are concerned people are unaware of how it may be used and now the government is thinking of changing how we register to vote.
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It will stay cold this weekend with further wintry showers at times.
Icy stretches will form tonight as temperatures drop and wintry showers develop later.
A woman has been banned from keeping all animals for three years after admitting neglecting her cat and four kittens - two of whom died.