The Duchess of Cornwall is in Thame in Oxfordshire as hundreds of members of the armed forces take part in the town's first freedom parade. Soldiers and staff from RAF Halton marched in front of cheering crowds. Penny Silvester was there.
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James Wright has the forecast for tonight and tomorrow in the west of the region.
James Wright has the forecast for tonight and tomorrow in the east of the region.