Equalities minister Lynne Featherstone has told Daybreak that forced marriage is "totally unacceptable", as plans are announced to make it a criminal offence.
Meanwhile, the Home Secretary Theresa May has said the Government's concern "will always be for victims".
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Most parts becoming dry. Sunny spells on Friday.
Outbreaks of rain tonight but drier and brighter tomorrow.
It includes the National Space Centre and the Guildhall.