More than a 160,000 children across the west country are living in families with debt problems. New research out today shows more than 1 in 10 families in the region are failing to keep up with household bills and loan repayments. It also shows that a third of families have had to borrow money in the last year to pay for essentials for their children. There are calls today for the government to offer parents more support.
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Showery and breezy for the rest of Sunday and overnight. Touches of rural frost first thing Monday. Lows of 3-5 degrees.
Remaining windy for the rest of Sunday with a risk of showers. On Monday, winds die down but a risk of showers. Temperatures staying mild.
Fewer showers pushing in. Gusts up to 40mph. Highs of 11-12 degrees. Overnight, winds will ease off. Monday, improving but showers later.