Tourism, growers and other businesses are counting the cost of one of the coldest springs on record.
With just a few days to go before the end of May, the Anglia region has seen the coldest March to May since 1984.
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A cold day with some icy stretches, especially in the morning. It should stay dry with some good sunny spells.
Clear spells overnight will lead to widespread frost and ice, with a few mist patches by Sunday morning.
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