A long-running battle between the MP for Eastbourne and his predecessor reached a critical stage today. The Court of Appeal ruled that Stephen Lloyd, the Lib Dem MP, did not libel Nigel Waterson, the former Tory MP for the town. Emma Huchinson reports.
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A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.
Rain turning more patchy this afternoon but more persistent along the coast. Feeling cold in the brisk north-easterly wind.