For most of us the exceptional weather of spring and summer has been an inconvenience. But for farmers - especially fruit farmers - it's been a disaster.
Yes, many crops have been decimated. But a few farmers are beating the odds. Click below for David Johns' full report
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Holidaymakers have been describing the terrifying moment they were caught up in an earthquake which hit parts of Greece and Turkey.
Friday night's forecast for the west of the region
Friday night's forecast for the east of the region