A bill on the future of the first phase of a high speed rail line from London to the Midlands will be published today.
Hundreds of anti-HS2 campaigners are travelling to Westminster to lobby MPs against the project.
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A cloudy and wet start with rain, persistent and heavy at times, continuing through the day with hill fog over Derbyshire Peaks.
A dull and wet day for many, the heaviest bursts in the east with some sheltered western parts escaping most of the rain.
Hold on to your hats we have another windy few days ahead with gale force gusts for some locations.