Building work started today on a new hotel, cinema and casino which will create around 2000 jobs.
The casino will be one of the biggest in the UK.
The Malaysian firm behind the project says it will ensure that people gamble responsibly.
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Rain may be heavy in places but should clear to sunny intervals and scattered showers later in the day.
Rain quickly spreads from the west, turning heavy over the higher ground. Sheltered eastern spots will escape the worst of the rain.