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Weather: Today

A dull, wet start as widespread rain pushes north-eastwards this morning, turning heavy on western coasts and higher ground.

Drier weather will develop by the afternoon with drizzly outbreaks for some.

Staying windy but feeling more mild than yesterday.

Maximum Temperature 13°C.


'Nothing was said': fury as contaminated blood victims overlooked

The daughter of a Cumbrian man who was infected with HIV after a botched NHS blood transfusion has slammed the Chancellor's Spending Review.

Families of victims, like Mike Dorricott, had been expecting compensation to be mentioned in George Osborne's statement:

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