Phil Brewster interviews Sophie Churchill, the Chief Executive of the National Forest Company. She says we will "have some gaps in the woods" as ash trees make up around an eighth of the forest's trees.
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Any mist or fog will clear quickly during the morning leaving the rest of the day dry with plenty of hazy sunshine.
Saturday will be fine and dry with sunny spells but with a noticeable easterly breeze.
Former Aston Villa, Coventry City and Leicester City star Dion Dublin tells ITV News Central how he thinks his former teams are doing.