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Southampton teens produce rap video to stop knife crime
Hampshire Constabulary has teamed up with a group of teenagers to produce a rap about the dangers of knife crime.

Smoke billows from waste fire

A fire at a waste plant has caused plumes of smoke to billow across Portchester.

About 40 firefighters have been tackling the blaze at the site in Downend Road.

Residents in the area have been advised by the fire service to keep windows and doors shut until the smoke dies down.

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The Follies of Highclere Castle

Hugh Bonneville talks with Lady Canarvon and Architectural Historian, Gywnn Hedley.

Hugh Bonneville speaks to two members of staff at Highclere

Head of Maintenance, Pat, and Carpenter, Josh, shares stories past and present.

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

BBC News Travel

M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, at J10 for A32 Wickham Road.

M27 Hampshire - One lane closed on M27 westbound at J10, A32 (Wickham), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

BBC News Travel

M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, between J11 for A27 Fareham and J10 for A32 Wickham Road.

M27 Hampshire - One lane closed and queues on M27 westbound between J11, A27 (Fareham) and J10, A32 (Wickham), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

BBC News Travel

M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, from J10 for A32 Wickham Road to J9 for A27 Segensworth Link Road Segensworth.

M27 Hampshire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M27 westbound from J10, A32 (Wickham) to J9, A27 (Segensworth), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M27 Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, between J9 for A27 Segensworth Link Road Segensworth and J10 for A32 Wickham Road.

M27 Hampshire - One lane closed on M27 eastbound between J9, A27 (Segensworth) and J10, A32 (Wickham), because of a car that's broken down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Inventor delivers letter to the Isle of Wight in a jet suit
Richard Browning revives a 1934 dream by delivering a letter to the Isle of Wight in a jet suit.

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M27 Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, from J9 for A27 Segensworth Link Road Segensworth to J10 for A32 Wickham Road.

M27 Hampshire - One lane blocked on M27 eastbound from J9, A27 (Segensworth) to J10, A32 (Wickham), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Oliver and Olivia most popular baby names

In the South East, Oliver and Olivia have been revealed as the most popular baby names.

The figures are from 2018 and some believe the show Peaky Blinders has been an inspiration behind many of the choices.

Chart of most popular boys names in the South East of England in 2018
BBC
Chart of most popular girls names in the South East of England in 2018
BBC

Hugh Bonneville speaks to Downton Abbey Location Manager Mark Ellis

They talk about how locations are chosen for filming.

Hugh Bonneville speaks to Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes

They speak about the role location plays in period dramas.