It's been a gloomy summer and it looks like being a grim Christmas, in Exeter at least. The city may be without its Christmas lights for the first time in decades.
The shopping centres will be lit up but the High street shops say they can't afford the tens of thousands of pounds it costs.
John Andrews reports:
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Showers fizzling out generally across the South West and cloud breaking up to allow sunny spells, a calmer day and warmer temperatures.
It's a dry start to the day but cloudy with light showers later. Overall calmer, with gentler winds helping to boost temperatures slightly.