Reading Canoe Club's 2018 Thameside 2 promises to be a wintry race with winds from the east.

Britain To Endure Coldest Week In 5 Years As Siberian 'Beast From The East' Brings Snow

After a week where the weather seemed to be tentatively flirting with the prospect of spring, a severe cold snap is headed our way. Starting this weekend, Britain will experience the longest prolonged spell of cold weather since 2013, Met Office forecasters have warned.