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  1. Two dead in Nether Wallop crash
  2. A30 reopens in Dorset after four-vehicle crash
  3. Storm-hit swimming pool in Portsmouth remains closed
  4. About 100 homes were left without power in Poole, Bournemouth and Petersfield
  5. Southern rail "running more trains" during latest strike
  6. Updates from Tuesday 22 November

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By Sue Paz

All times stated are UK

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  1. That's all for today!

    The BBC Local Live service for Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight will resume at 08:00 on Wednesday.

    Thanks for joining us and please do stay in touch by email, on our Hampshire and Dorset Facebook pages or on Twitter @BBC_Hampshire and @BBCDorset.

  2. Latest news headlines: Two men die in A30 crash in Hampshire

    • Two men have died in a two-vehicle crash on the A30 in Hampshire
    • A cyclist who died in a crash on the A31 near Four Marks has been named as Stephen Turner from Alton
    • Rail accident investigators will not be conducting a full investigation into the derailment of a train in Southampton earlier this month
  3. Weather outlook: Turning drier

    It will slowly turn drier overnight, although still rather cloudy with occasional scattered showers. 

    It may also turn foggy for some by dawn.  

    Lows of about 6°C (42°F).

    BBC Weater chart for the South of England on 22 November 2016

    Any showers will ease tomorrow to leave a generally cloudy day with a few brighter breaks. 

    It will stay cold though and perhaps turn breezier by the evening.    

    Highs of 9°C (48°F).

    BBC Weather chart for the South of England on 23 November 2016

    For a full 10-day forecast, visit the BBC Weather site.

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M3 Hampshire southbound

    BBC Travel

    M3 Hampshire southbound severe disruption, between J9 for A34 and J11 for A3090.

    M3 Hampshire - One lane closed on M3 southbound between J9, A34 (Winnal Roundabout) and J11, A3090 (Winchester South), because of a broken down vehicle.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  5. Latest sport headlines: Portsmouth takes on Luton and Eastleigh faces Aldershot

    BBC Sport

    • There are two live football commentaries this evening on BBC Radio Solent as Portsmouth are at Luton in League Two and Eastleigh are at Aldershot in the National league
    • Eastleigh have signed Barnet defender Bondz N'Gala this afternoon for an undisclosed club record fee
    • In non-league action this evening, Havant and Waterlooville will be back at the top of the Isthmian League if they win away at Worthing
    • And Poole Pirates latest signing James Shanes has said he thought it was "a wind-up" when the club asked him to join them for the 2017 season
  6. Watch: Zoo's pigmy hippo birth 'first for 10 years'

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    Video caption: Pigmy hippo born at Hampshire's Marwell Zoo
  7. Name that pigmy...

    An endangered pygmy hippo recently born at Hampshire's Marwell Zoo needs a name.


    The zoo has now launched a competition to name it from a choice of four: 

    • Derek
    • George
    • Walter
    • Norbert

    Voting on its website closes on 29 November.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

    BBC Travel

    M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, at J9 for A27 Whiteley.

    M27 Hampshire - M27 lane blocked on exit slip road westbound at J9, A27 (Whiteley), because of a broken down vehicle.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  9. Cyclist who died in A31 crash named as Stephen Turner

    A cyclist who died in a crash on the A31 near Four Marks has been named.

    Stephen Turner, 61, of Thorpe Gardens, Alton, was travelling along the dual carriageway at about 17:45 on Friday when he was in a collision with a black Peugeot 207 on the eastbound carriageway, police said.

    He was pronounced dead at the scene.

    The 62-year-old driver of the car was taken to Basingstoke hospital with non life-threatening injuries.