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Summary

  1. Our live coverage has now ended
  2. Live updates on Monday 5 June 2017

Live Reporting

By Bob Dale, Kathryn Langley and Claire Cottingham

All times stated are UK

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  1. That's it from us...

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    We're off for the evening, but we'll be back with all your latest news, sport, weather and travel tomorrow morning from 06:00 GMT.

    In the mean time if you think you have a story that we should be covering, you can get in touch on Twitter, on Facebook or by sending us an email.

  2. 'Nobody is representing young people'

    A University of Sussex student says she feels young people aren't being represented in Parliament.

    We've been speaking to first-time, undecided voters as part of our #MyFirstVote series.

    #SEVote

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    Video caption: Sussex student Eleanor Wemyss believes politicians don't understand young people's issues.
  3. The sun has no longer got his hat on...

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter

    Heavy rain will persist for a while this evening, accompanied by very strong winds, and gales near the coast.

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    Video caption: Weather 1830
  4. #PMfortheday: Teens on education, wages and the homeless

    We asked teenagers from across the South East what they would do if they were in charge of the country.

    It's part of our #PMfortheday series leading up to the general election.

    #SEVote

    Video content

    Video caption: #PMfortheday: Teens on education, the minimum wage and the homeless.
  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, between J6 for A22 and J5 for M26.

    M25 Surrey - Slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise between J6, A22 (Godstone) and J5 M26, because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  6. Breeding programme has plenty to crow about

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    Extinct in Kent for nearly two centuries, Canterbury's symbolic bird could soon make a return.

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    Video caption: The first chough chicks for 160 years have been hatched in Kent
  7. 'My vote counts and it's important'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Student Callie Lovell says tuition fees will be the big issue that sways her vote on 8 June.

    We've been speaking to first-time, undecided voters as part of our #MyFirstVote series.

    #SEVote

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    Video caption: A student from Kent says tuition fees will be the big issue that sways her vote on 8 June.
  8. 'If I were prime minister for the day'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    What would you do if you were in charge of the country for a day?

    We gave these teenagers 20 seconds each to tell us what they'd do as part of a series called #PMfortheday.

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    Video caption: #PMfortheday: Teens on the economy, GCSEs and roadworks
  9. Teenager 'daunted' by general election

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Student Bailey Richardson says he isn't sure who to vote for next month.

    We've been speaking to first-time, undecided voters as part of our #MyFirstVote series.

    #SEVote

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    Video caption: Kent teenager says it's daunting not knowing who to vote for
  10. How many times can you get round the M25 in a day?

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    A team of drivers completed a 24-hour endurance run around the M25 at the weekend.

    M25 hybrid challenge

    Using a BMW i8 hybrid supercar, they completed 12 full laps of the orbital motorway, covering 1,432 miles.

    M25 hybrid challenge

    The trio, which included professional racing drivers Alexander Sims and Jody Fannin, took on the challenge to raise money for charity.

    M25 Hybrid challenge

    Jody brought the supercar in for us to have a look at last week, as he made final preparations for the challenge.

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    Video caption: M25 Le Mans charity challenge
  11. 'If I were prime minister for the day'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    We asked teenagers what they would do if they were in charge of the country.

    It's part of our #PMfortheday series leading up to the general election.

    #SEVote

    Video content

    Video caption: We asked a group of teenagers - and gave each one 20 seconds to outline their plan.
  12. Where did summer go?

    Kate Kinsella

    BBC Weather

    It's much cooler today, and later it's going to get wet.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the weather with Kate Kinsellaq
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    Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe disruption, between J6 for A22 and J5 for M26.

    M25 Surrey - One lane blocked and slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise between J6, A22 (Godstone) and J5 M26, because of a broken down car.

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