Nottingham-born Ralph Tarrant is now Britain's oldest man, after celebrating his 110th birthday.
Speaking to Daybreak about the secret to his longevity he said: "Good health, and keeping fit.
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A horse named Winston Churchill won a race at Uttoxeter on the 50th anniversary of the former prime minister's death today.
Cold with clear spells in southeast at first, cloud across the rest of the region then spreading to all parts.
Milder but breezy with a good deal of cloud and one or two brighter intervals further east.