The Conservative MP for Clacton, Douglas Carswell, voted in favour of the government motion on Syria which was defeated by the House of Commons by 285 votes to 272.
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It will be another hot day but breezy with a little cloud bubbling up from time to time. Feeling a little cooler along the coast.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the risk of thundery downpours in the Anglia region on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday
Professor Paul Ramchandani has been taken on at the University of Cambridge to "examine the importance of play in education".