Staff say they have been left 'shocked' and 'absolutely devastated', by the decision to close a prison in Suffolk.
Blundeston Prison near Lowestoft is one of four which will close under government modernisation plans. It says it can no longer afford to keep it open, but the decision's proved controversial.
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Becoming cloudier and breezier into the evening, with a little light rain at times. It will be much milder than of late. Lows of 7 deg C.
A row of listed cottages on Norfolk's Blickling Estate have been destroyed by fire which spread through its thatched roof.
Staying mainly dry this afternoon and feeling relatively warm. Highs today of 16 deg C.