The Exmoor-based explorer has been speaking of his disappointment at having to pull out of an expedition to cross the Antarctic in winter. He has been planning it for the last five years.
The 68-year-old is now receiving treatment for frostbite to one of his hands.
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The mother of a 5 year old girl who was suffering from what seemed like a cold, but died just days later will walk the coastline of Britain.
Bus users have been told routes will be cut, because councils are about to remove the subsidy that pays for them.
Temperatures dropping but it's not as cold as last night's freezing levels. Feeling chilly as well tomorrow.