The wait is almost over for the start of the Ashes series in Australia.
England will be hoping to retain the urn under the captaincy of Essex star Alastair Cook.
The first days's play gets underway overnight in Brisbane.
More top news
Children as young as 14 are being arrested for drink and drug driving in our region.
Despite the sunny spells, in-between the scattered showers, it will feel colder compared to Sunday, helped by the breezy conditions.
Norwich City moved up to third in the Championship table after taking all three points in the vital derby clash against Ipswich Town