A first look at the stories making the news in the Meridian region with Amanda Piper. Simon Parkin has today's weather forecast.
Today's Headlines: Police Complaints - There's been a rise in the number of complaints lodged against Hampshire Police. But the IPCC says officers are dealings with incidents faster than the national average. Export Row Continues - The RSPCA says the number of live animals transported through Ramsgate could be as many as 75,000. Poppy Appeal - The Royal British Legion launches it's appeal today and hopes to break last year's record fundraising of £40million.