Kite surfer enjoys strong winds in Tyne and Wear

A kite surfer enjoys the strong winds on Tynemouth Beach, Tyne and Wear.
A kite surfer enjoys the strong winds on Tynemouth Beach, Tyne and Wear Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

South West England and Wales will be battered by gusts of up to 60mph today while the rest of the country is also expected to experience strong winds and further downpours.

In Tyne and Wear, a kite surfer enjoys the strong winds on Tynemouth Beach.

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