Met Office weather forecast for Sunday

The Met Office's official Twitter account have tweeted this forecast for Sunday:


An unsettled start for most, heavy, persistent rain with strong winds for much of England, Wales. NI + Scotland clear and cold until PM ^JVS


Standpipes 'could return'

Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman has raised the possibility of standpipes returning to UK streets if the country is hit by a third dry winter in a row.The warning comes as fears of further flooding remain following heavy rains.