Rescue workers searching for a missing woman after her home partially collapsed have recovered a body as the UK's weather is set to worsen.
Even the wet weather - and there was plenty of it - failed to dampen our spirits in a great year for Britain.
It's official, 2012 was the second wettest year on record for the UK.
Met Office confirms 2012 was the second wettest on record http://t.co/0BTn23Up
Yellow Alert of Rain for Highlands & Eilean Siar : Highland valid from 1000 Mon 06 Aug to 2200 Mon 06 Aug http://t.co/CsNX62NX
Yellow Alert of Rain for Central, Tayside & Fife : Stirling, Falkirk, Clackmannanshire, Fife, Perth and Kinross,... http://t.co/NvPDrWH7