More than 5,000 people gathered at Stonehenge early today to mark the winter solstice - the shortest day of the year.
There were many more people there this year, as the date coincided with the end of the cycle of the Mayan calendar.
Francesca Carpenter reports:
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Sunshine all day tomorrow and warm week ahead
Lovely and warm with highs of 23 and 24 degrees. Hottest on Wednesday.
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