One of the 60 new woodlands across the country in celebration of the Diamond Jubilee will be planted in Derbyshire
If only yesterday's weather was more like today, with a brighter and milder day expected.
This heavy rain moving northwards will sink back southwards again overnight, but for most this evening the steady rain will continue.
For those anticipating a glimpse of the transit of Venus on Wednesday 6th June, it's unlikely to be clear at sunrise on Wednesday across the Central region, with low pressure in charge again from Tuesday.
Steady rain expected for most of Tuesday, with heavy showers continuing on Wednesday.
The Birmingham Pride parade has got underway! A route of the parade can be found here
Excitement is building in Birmingham's Victoria square ahead of Birmingham Pride Parade at noon today.
Birmingham Pride parade kicks off at noon today. More than 10,000 people are expected to join in the celebrations over the course of the weekend.
Many of the costumes are Diamond Jubilee inspired.