Striking teachers are gathering in Northernhay Gardens in Exeter ahead of a rally at lunchtime.
Teachers from Ivybridge were ready to lead off the march through Exeter city centre.
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After cool early morning weather bringing mist and fog, there should be a bright afternoon for most parts of the region.
Any early mist and fog will soon clear, with unbroken sunshine through the day for most.
Early wet spells will clear by midnight to leave clear skies overnight.