Leicester's Sam Bailey is through the semi-finals of the 'X-Factor' after she wowed judges at the weekend with performances of Whitney Houston and Emeli Sande songs.
The former prison officer is the odds-on favourite to win the competition which ends in two weeks.
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Into the evening it will remain dry with the best of the clear spells in the west.
Some evening sunshine, although low cloud will spread from the coast into many areas early in the night.
Mr Parnell, from Sileby in Leicestershire, was celebrating his first wedding anniversary.