Heavy showers and longer periods of rain especially in Wales and across the Midlands for today. There’ll be some chunky thunderstorms chucked in for good measure and gales will pound the south west of England. The only place in the UK to remain dry and bright is the northwest.
Down on the farm, we were delighted to see Obi Wan Kenobi take over as the new leader of the Labour Party. We look forward to seeing him fighting off David Cameron over the dispatch box with a big red noisy sword.