The Special Olympics National Games get underway in Bath next week with almost 2000 athletes descending on the historic city to participate in 12 sports. The event every four years is proven to improve the quality of athletes' lives.
As our sports correspondent Matthias Kurth reports, that is already true for a tennis player from the West Country.
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An elderly man and woman have died after their car plunged 20ft into a lake and overturned.
The last dregs of the showers clear later on tonight and then it'll be a sunshine all the way.
There's a Met Office warning been issued for more showers and possible thunderstorms this evening.