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Just a fortnight after predicting a decade of rainy summers, the Met Office is tonight standing by the forecast of a heatwave over the next week.
The uncertainty surrounding the weather has drawn criticism from leaders in the South West tourism industry. They say inaccurate long-range forecasts are harming business.
Richard Lawrence reports:
The Head of Visit Cornwall Malcolm Bell wants the Met Office to stop providing weather forecasts beyond five days: