It's been announced that Hinkley Point B nuclear power station in Somerset will carry on generating electricity for another seven years.
Following assessments, EDF energy has decided to extend its life until at least 2023. It says it has completed the necessary assessments.
It comes on the day the company opens a new visitor centre at the plant.
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Statistics show month of March to be sunnier than average despite a very windy and wintry period of weather in last 24 hours.
Strong winds have been wreaking havoc across our region, affecting roads, trains and ferries and disrupting journeys to work.
As we leave winter behind and re-discover daffodils and longer days, we showcase your shots of West Country spring.