Plans for prison reform announced today could save £450 million over the next six years, the Ministry of Justice said after private firm G4S lost its contract to run the Wolds prison.
The ongoing competition process for four prisons had "produced a compelling package of reforms for delivering cost reduction, improvements to regimes and a working prisons model in these prisons", the MoJ said.
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The operation to recover the unexploded bomb near the Houses of Parliament let to disruption in central London overnight.
Southern parts of England and Wales will see sunny skies after a frosty start.
A police spokesman said the incident in the Bourke Street Mall on Friday was not related to terrorism.