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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M27 Hampshire eastbound

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    M27 Hampshire eastbound severe accident, at J5 for A335 Stoneham Way Southampton Airport.

    M27 Hampshire - M27 exit slip road partially blocked and it's slow eastbound at J5, A335 (Southampton Airport), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M3 Hampshire southbound

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    M3 Hampshire southbound severe accident, after J11 for B3335.

    M3 Hampshire - Temporary closure and it's very slow on M3 southbound after J11, B3335 (Winchester South), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Rough sleepers offered water and cold showers in hot weather

    West Berkshire Council has said it will provide cold drinks, showers and a cool place to get out of the sun as temperatures in the district are expected to reach the 30s.

    A spokesman said: "We're providing this support due to the hot weather expected over the next few days."

    Anyone requiring assistance can go to the council's Market Street office in Newbury

  4. Tractor stolen from Dorset farm

    Stolen blue Ford tractor

    A tractor has been stolen from a farm in Spetisbury.

    The theft happened in the early hours of Saturday, and the tractor is described as a Ford 8210 Generation 3 Super Cab.

    Dorset Police is appealing for witnesses, and has advised tractor owners to get their machines security marked.

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M27 Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, from J5 for A335 Stoneham Way Southampton Airport to J7 for A334 Charles Watts Way.

    M27 Hampshire - One lane blocked and it's slow on M27 eastbound from J5, A335 (Southampton Airport) to J7, A334 (Hedge End), because of a break down.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. What is it like to enter your first Ironman competition?

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    Video caption: Emily Freeman from Wimborne and was the runner-up in her first Ironman competition.
  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Buckinghamshire anti-clockwise

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    M25 Buckinghamshire anti-clockwise severe disruption, at J16 for M40 J1A.

    M25 Buckinghamshire - One lane closed and queues on M25 anticlockwise at J16 M40 J1a, because of a break down.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. 'Millennials not going to pub could be stunting their own growth'

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    Video caption: Pub closures: What is the social cost to young people?

    Millennials who choose not to go to the pub may be stunting their social growth, an Oxford University psychologist has said.

    Prof Robin Dunbar said the decline of younger people going to their local boozers could mean that a generation could struggle socially through a lack of interaction.

  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M27 Hampshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M27 Hampshire westbound severe accident, between J7 for A334 Charles Watts Way and J5 for A335 Stoneham Way Southampton Airport.

    M27 Hampshire - One lane closed and queues on M27 westbound between J7, A334 (Hedge End) and J5, A335 (Southampton Airport), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M4 Berkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire eastbound severe accident, at J5 for A4 London Road.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and it's very slow on M4 eastbound at J5, A4 (Langley), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. Police commemorate officer shot in line of duty

    Thames Valley Police has marked the anniversary of one of its officers who died in the line of duty.

    Detective Constable Ian Coward was shot in Reading in 1971, when he stopped a car he saw driving erratically.

    Two men emerged from the car and shot him nine times.

    He was posthumously awarded the Queen's Police Medal for Gallantry.

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  12. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, after J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and it's very slow on M4 westbound after J11, A33 (Reading), because of a break down.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  13. South of England weather: Hot and humid, but thunderstorms later

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    Video caption: South weather: Tuesday 23 July

    It's a hot and humid day, many of us will see temperatures climbing to the low 30s.

    We should see some long spells of sunshine but it is a murky start with low cloud, mist and fog patches.

    Overnight we will see some thundery downpours pushing from the south, and there's the risk of some frequent lightning.