Dave Evans is the father of Daniel Evans, who stormed to victory in the the US Open, beating the 11th seed Kei Nishikori in the first round.
Daniel rang his father at 5:00 this morning - he just said "Yeah, I've played well" before moving on to "general chitchat" but Dave says though that "underneath he's going mad."
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A 97-year-old woman from Germany has travelled to the UK to visit the grave of her husband, who died fighting in the Second World War.
Wind and rain spreading to all parts. Drier later.
Wet and rather windy for a time today. Brighter later.