Hotels across the country will be offering discounts to help boost business in some of the most popular tourist destinations, including the South's holiday hotspots in Kent, Oxford, Sussex and Dorset. It comes as Bournemouth has been named best British beach in a new survey.
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Sussex astronaut Tim Peake's space mission will be celebrated with a free exhibition at The Novium Museum in his home city of Chichester.
Emergency rescue teams were at the scene in East Sussex.
Plenty of warm sunshine with the chance of thundery showers later.