Stuart Kettell will be stilt-walking around every single street in Coventry today to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
His route takes in roughly 500 miles of Coventry's streets and will take him roughly 3 weeks to complete if he walks around 8 hours a day.
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Cloud will largely clear this evening, although with variable cover and few light showers over the Derbyshire hills.
The rain will clear during the evening so the rest of the night will be dry and mild with long clear periods.