As the cold weather sets in, one charity is making sure it has staff and volunteers ready to help elderly and vulnerable people who may be affected by the harsh weather conditions.
WRVS is offering a number of services it sees as vital, to help make sure people stay warm and safe in their homes.
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Many areas dry over the next few days with variable cloud and cooler airflow
A dry day with bright or sunny spells. Rain comes through overnight into Sunday morning, before drier yet fresher weather develops
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.