Work on what will become Hampshire's biggest building - is at its halfway stage. The new exhibition centre will hold 10,000 people. It's being built as part of the Farnborough Airshow facilities. It's costing £30 million and is a joint partnership between the councils and the airshow organisers, who hope it will boost the local economy. Mike Pearse reports.
Plans to bring 15 thousand new homes to Didcot are a step closer with news of a £6 million government grant.
It will be used to improve the area's transport network and deliver the 'Northern Perimeter Road'.
It's part of the new Didcot Garden Town which should be complete by 2031.
It's hoped the route will lead to faster journeys and less congestion.
Alok Sharma, MP Minister for Housing & Planning
It has been years in the making and next month Bracknell's new, state of the art, shopping centre will finally open.
Today hundreds turned out at a jobs fair looking for work at the Lexicon.
It's the second one to be held with the first attracting more than 2,000 people.
But the Lexicon is just one part of the massive town centre make over.
As Mel Bloor reports.
Mel spoke to Rob Morris, General Manager of The Lexicon and Cllr Marc Brunel-Walker from Bracknell Forest Council, Con.
Demonstrators have gathered in St Leonards to protest against the possible closure of the Crown Post Office.
The Post Office revealed plans in July to replace or relocate directly-run Crown branches in 20 locations as part of a modernisation programme.
But locals have described their post office as the 'beating heart' of the community.
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Dozens of people have been protesting over plans to close a respite centre in Southampton which its users say is "vital".
The facility in Shirley is due to stop providing care in a bid to save three hundred thousand pounds. But familes say without it they'll have no break from caring for their children with severe disabilies.
Once dismissed as an old fashioned drink, gin has seen an extraordinary rebirth in recent years with sales rocketing in bars and supermarkets alike.
Last year, 40 million bottles were sold in Britain - that's enough to make more than one billion gin and tonics.
Its surge in popularity has led to a dramatic rise in the number of gin makers setting up business.
Bombay Sapphire opened its distillery in Whitchurch three years ago and now Oxford has its first ever distillery.
Mel Bloor went along to find out more.
Mel spoke to Tom Nicolson, Founder of The Oxford Artisan Distillery, George Bennett from Sandy Lane Farm and Master Distiller, Cory Mason.
One hundred years ago Hastings Pier was ravaged by fire, almost a century before the 2010 blaze which devastated the Victorian structure.
Today the story of the 1917 fire is being retold - while the new pier goes from strength to strength.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to historian Dr Chris Kempshall and Jo Stewart from the Hastings Pier Charity.
Her first twelve months. Anniversaries are supposed to be happy events. But Theresa May admitted today that as she neared the end of her first year as PM, she shed a tear or two. It wasn't the election result she expected - and to be fair to the Maidenhead MP - it wasn't the election result the pollsters, or anyone else, predicted either.
So will there be another anniversary to celebrate ? Or, as we enter the dog days of high summer, will these next few weeks see the end of her premiership? To debate that, and the never-ending troubles on Southern Rail, three Sussex MPs :-
- Lloyd Russell-Moyle, the new Labour MP for Brighton Kemptown
- Gillian Keegan, the new Tory MP for Chichester, and
- Stephen Lloyd, the new (and old) MP for Eastbourne
We ask voters in central Brighton to score her out of ten. And one MP who lost her seat tells us where the "nightmare" of last month's election began.
And would this cause Mrs May to shed a few more tears? We look at the increasingly vicious way cartoonists are depicting the latest inhabitant of No 10. One expert who has surveyed the satirists for the last fifty years and more, tells us why the Prime Minister is drawn the way she is.