Essex firefighters have called off a strike that was due to take place today. The Fire Brigades Union says significant progress was make in talks yesterday. The strike was originally planned as part of a dispute involving changes in working practices.
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Amanda Houston has the lunchtime forecast for the west of the ITV Meridian Meridian region.
Amanda Houston has the lunchtime forecast for the east of the region.
The latest weather forecast for the west of the region from Amanda Houston.