Temperatures are set to tumble this weekend. But our local councils insist they are on stand-by to keep our roads and pavements ice-free.
Earlier this week we reported on how Kent was ready for the worst of winter. Now Brighton's been showing us its mountains of salt and grit. Andy Dickenson reports.
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Friday night's forecast for the west of the region
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