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Button secures pole for Belgian Grand Prix

Jenson Button during the third practice session, ahead of Sunday's Belgian Formula One Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium. Credit: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

The Formula One season resumes this weekend after a month's break, and Jenson Button will start in pole position for tomorrow's

Belgian Grand Prix. The 32-year-old, who grew up in Frome, secured his first pole since 2009 with an impressive display in the qualifying session.

Jenson Button (centre) with 2nd placed Sauber driver Kamui Kobayashi (left), and Williams' Pastor Maldonado, third. Credit: Luca Bruno/AP

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