If you ventured into Derby City Centre today, you will have seen that the streets there are strewn with litter. The city council have stopped cleaning the city for the entire weekend to highlight the amount of litter dropped and show what could happen if government cuts continue.
Others have branded it a PR stunt.
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Another largely dry and bright day with plenty of winter sunshine.
The morning will be cold and windy with bright spells, but also some isolated showers, most likely across Derbyshire.
A pedestrian in his eighties had to be airlifted to hospital after being hit by a lorry in Brownhills this morning.