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Hampshire's Royal visitor

Stock photo: Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex Credit: Chris Radburn / PA Wire

Prince Edward is in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight today.

He'll be travelling on the latest hovercraft from Ryde to Portsmouth then meeting young people on the Duke of Edinburgh scheme.

He will also open a new building at Peter Symonds College in Winchester.



Pensioner's birthday tribute to the Queen is turning heads

Mr Bennett's huge Royal birthday tribute Credit: ITV News Meridian

A pensioner has created a special birthday tribute for the Queen in his front garden.

Ben Bennett, 83, lives a short drive away from Windsor Castle. He says the twelve foot statues of Her Majesty and Prince Philip at his Oakley Green home is drawing in the crowds.

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Queen Elizabeth cruise ship says happy birthday

The Queen Elizabeth cruise liner has wished Her Royal Highness a happy birthday.

The crew of the luxury ship gathered on deck in the sunshine to pose for a photograph.

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