The West Country got its first medal of the Commonwealth Games at lunchtime when Gloucester's Vicky Holland won bronze in the women's triathlon.
She came third in the sweltering Glasgow sun in what is a truly tough event whatever the weather. The race was won by her England team mate Jodie Stimpson. They were the first medals to be won at the Games.
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Thousands of teenagers across the West Country will collect their GCSE results today. If yours didn't go quite to plan, don't worry!
Any showers in the east will be clearing away. For most of the region its sunny spells