The Department of Work and Pensions has said the death of Stephanie Bottrill, 53, from Solihull in the West Midlands is 'very sad but we feel it is not appropriate to comment on this matter at this time.'
The DWP is responsible for implementing the new spare room subsidy (the so-called 'Bedroom tax.')
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After a wet and windy start, rain will clear to the north to leave it dry, with easing winds but largely cloudy skies.
Early rain will clear northwards during the morning, allowing drier conditions behind.
Thousands of patients have had their operations and appointments cancelled despite a strike by junior doctors being called off.