The funeral will be held today of Sgt Nigel Coupe from St Annes, who was killed along with five others when their Warrior armoured vehicle was caught in an explosion in Afghanistan.
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Wet start to the day, cloudy, heavy rain over the Isle of Man and Cumbria. Milder than of late, but breezier. Some hill fog
Turning more mobile and less cold over the next few days across the NW. Tonight, chilly start, temperatures and cloud increasing
After the recent snow and very cold temperatures, we see a return to the sort of weather we would normally expect for the UK in January