Oxfordshire village is region's coldest spot

Temperatures dipped to a low of -7.9C in South Newington, Oxfordshire, last night - the coldest recorded temperature from the Met Office for the Meridian region. The coldest temperature in the UK was recorded in Aberdeenshire as -11.3C.

In England, the coldest temperature recorded by the Met Office was -8.3C in Gloucestershire.