Today is Jeans for Genes Day and people across the region have been wearing their denim to raise money for genetic research.
It's those developments that the family of little Florie-Rae from Hertfordshire are hoping will provide a breakthrough. The 3-year-old suffers from Rett Syndrome.
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Seven large, black pigs are chomping their way through Holt Country Park in Norfolk doing their bit for conservation.
A surgeon at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage has turned his steady hands to a different talent - cooking!
Winds will ease tonight but most places will stay cloudy and damp