The Ministry of Defence has confirmed that ground based air defence systems will be deployed at the following sites in order to protect the Olympics.
Lexington Building, Fairfield Road, Bow, Tower Hamlets - High Velocity Missile
Fred Wigg Tower, Montague Road Estate, Waltham Forest - High Velocity Missile
Blackheath Common, Blackheath (Lewisham/Greenwich) - Rapier
William Girling Reservoir, Lea Valley Reservoir Chain, Enfield - Rapier
Oxleas Meadow, Shooters Hill, Greenwich/Woolwich - Rapier
Barn Hill, Netherhouse Farm, Epping Forest - Rapier.
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A cloudy start to the short Christmas week. It's gong to be a mild one though with temperatures already above the double figure mark.
As we move into a shorter working week for most people, we are looking at a generally cloudy one.
Lots of cloud around today feeling relatively mild although it probably felt a bit cooler because of the breeze.