Meningitis research fundraiser Michael Pattie says that now is the time for action.
He lost his son to the disease in 1999 and is outraged that despite the vaccine being approved, it is not available for use:
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Kerrie Gosney brings you Saturday night's forecast
The NFU and National Trust are calling on the government to do more to make the countryside flood resilient.
Many areas dry with cold nights, patchy fog and some sunshine by day