It's a popular martial art in Sikh communities. The Gatka UK Championships have taken place in Gravesend, Kent. See the action in this report by Tom Savvides. He talks to instructor Uptej Singh Rottan, two competitors and organiser Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi.
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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.