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31 July 2014 Last updated at 06:10

No appeal over Rolf Harris sentenceRolf Harris

The jail sentence of Rolf Harris, from Bray, Berkshire, over sex offences will not be referred to the appeal court, despite 150 complaints over its "leniency".


Street light switch-off to mark WW1

Street lights in Reading will be turned off to mark the 100th anniversary of the night that Britain officially entered World War One.

Alexander Farrar WaltersPetition for road death law change

The families of two cyclists killed by a drunk driver in a stolen car, call for a change in the law so that drivers get the same sentence for each person they kill.

Peter Henley Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England

Is Minister for Portsmouth a job for life?

Matt Hancock has been appointed the new Minister for Portsmouth - but how long will the job last?

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