Colonel Richard Kemp has told Daybreak that there has been an increase in attacks to British troops in Afghanistan.
He said: "The Taliban know we are getting out in 2014 and their efforts are focused on showing the world and their supporters that they are driving us out."
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Dorset Council said Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove would be closed “until further notice”.
The Government plans to have all pupils back in class in England four weeks before the summer break.
Breezy in southern English coastal areas with a maximum temperature today of 27 Celsius (81F).