A flight loaded with more than 95 tonnes of UK aid is getting ready to leave East Midlands Airport for the Philippines this evening, Justine Greening, the International Development Secretary, has praised the 'huge generosity' of the British people.
Ministers have chartered a flight to take supplies including fork lift trucks, fuel tanks and a Land Rover defender to the country, where 3,600 people have died and more than 500,000 have been left homeless after Typhoon Haiyan.
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Occasional rain interspersed with drier periods. Rather warm.
Mostly dry with some bright intervals. Feeling warm.
It is the second time thieves have targeted the Michelin-starred restaurant in the past year.