Much of the UK has been warned about potentially dangerous winds hitting the country from Tuesday.

A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office covering all of England, Wales, Northern Ireland and most of Scotland.

The only places likely to escape the gusts are the far north of Scotland.

The rest of the country has been told to brace for potential travel disruption and short term loss of power.

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