The Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said that today's spending plan for military equipment over the next 10 years is "all about stability and being able to plan forward."
He aims to avoid repeating previous cases where money is wasted, because equipment is ordered which then can't be afforded, and so has to be delayed, driving costs up.
More top news
Ridge of high pressure will settle conditions for many tomorrow, however from the west more rain will arrive and the wind will pick back up
High winds have caused chaos on the roads and railway, brought down trees, grounded planes, while toppling lorries and a bus.
The nature of Ian Stewart's killing of his fiancee Helen Bailey and plot to evade detection raised doubts about the death of his wife Diane.