Travel chaos was narrowly avoided today on cross channel ferries - as a strike at French ports was called off - at the last minute. But the news came too late for thousands of passengers who'd already cancelled or changed their travel plans. Malcolm Shaw reports on the Easter getaway.
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Mostly dry with sunny spells and a fresh south-westerly breeze.
Cloud and sunny spells with a fresh breeze this afternoon.
Saturday morning's weather for the east of the region