The number of Army reservists in our region is likely to increase, following a government announcement today on the future of our Armed Forces.
It's expected the number of reservists will rise by 10,000 nationally over the next five years, as the size of the regular army is cut.
So what will the changes mean to barracks here in the East, and to our businesses who employ reservists? Watch Kate Prout's report for further details.
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Councils are examining their budgets and deciding where savings and cuts can be made as government funding is to be cut by 14% next year.
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.