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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It will stay cold this afternoon with an increased risk of sleet and snow showers, especially in the north and west.
The Met Office has issued at yellow "be aware" warning for snow and ice in the Anglia region for Thursday evening into Friday.
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