The Foreign Secretary, William Hague, has insisted that the government is doing all it can to secure the release of three people from Devon, being held over a Greenpeace protest in Russia.
In the past few minutes, Russia has said it will drop charges of piracy, but replace them with hooliganism instead.
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People in Honiton are recovering after being showered in pennies in one of Devon's most bizarre traditions.
Police are trying to locate missing man, David Saunders. He has short white hair and a white beard.
It's dull and wet again out there this morning but it may just get a bit brighter later on this afternoon.