As Conservatives gathered in Birmingham today for the start of the party's conference - the leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage, took the opportunity to introduce constituents in Rochester to his new recruit. Mark Reckless joined him as they met potential voters for the by-election he triggered with his resignation as a Tory MP for the area yesterday.
Sarah Saunders spoke to former Conservative MP Mark Reckless, UKIP leader Nigel Farage and Labour candidate for the area, Naushabah Khan.
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It's one of the biggest music events in the country. Thousands of people have arrived in Berkshire for this year's Reading Festival.
Anyone travelling this weekend is likely to face severe delays. Millions of extra cars are expected on the roads.
The forecast for the Bank Holiday weekend from Helen Plint.