Princess Anne is visiting The Woodland Trust's Jubilee Woods project in Leicestershire today.
The Princess is opening the Paralympic Grove, where one million trees will be planted to celebrate Team GB's success in the 2012 Paralympic Games.
Paralympic champion swimmer Ellie Simmonds is also at the event, where Princess Anne will plant an Oak tree, as a lasting legacy.
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A dry and bright start, but skies will quickly cloud over with patchy rain gradually moving in from the northwest.
Warm with bright or sunny spells, but thickening cloud will develop isolated showers, then rain in some regions by late afternoon.
Around 200 acres of land has been completely destroyed at The Roaches near Leek, causing devastation for the wildlife.