Emergency accommodation is being provided in towns and cities across the West, for those living on the streets. Seth Conway has been to Exeter to find out how homeless people are coping in the freezing conditions.
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Stephen Gilbert who was the constituency's MP from 2010-15 will contest the St Austell & Newquay seat for the Liberal Democrats on 8 June.
It'll be dry and sunny to begin with this Bank Holiday weekend in the West, but with showers just around the corner.
It's a mixed weekend for the South West ahead with sunshine on Saturday but rain and showers across Sunday and Monday.