The region fell silent at 11am to remember the victims of the Grenfell Tower block fire in west London. People also honoured the emergency services who worked so hard to save lives.
The Mayor led the minute's silence at Worthing Town Hall in Sussex.
Mims Davies swore her allegiance to Theresa May after winning her Eastleigh seat with an increased majority.
The Conservatives regained the Hampshire seat with 28,889 votes to the Liberal Democrats' 14,710, the latter squeezed by a resurgent support for Labour who got 11,454.
The UKIP vote was massively reduced to 1,477 while the Greens finished fifth with 750.
Rachel Hepworth reports:
Rachel spoke to Mims Davies, the Liberal Democrat candidate Mike Thornton, and UKIP's Malcolm Jones.
More than 3,000 runners have taken part in this year's Hastings half marathon - the windiest race in its 33 year historyRead the full story ›
Congratulations to the first finishers at the Reading half marathon.
Andy Vernon crossed the finish line first in an unofficial record time of 1:03:08.
His team mate and training partner from the Aldershot, Farnham and District athletics club, Charlotte Purdue, won the women's race.
Thousands of people have taken part in the 33rd Hastings half marathonRead the full story ›
They're off! Reading half marathon is underway raising millions for charityRead the full story ›
A number of roads will be closed in Reading today for the town's half marathon.Read the full story ›
On Sunday around fifteen and a half thousand runners will take to the streets for the 34th Reading Half Marathon.
The 13 point one mile race starts at the Green Park business complex, and goes through the town centre with passing spots including the university campus, the main train station, three Hospitals - including the Royal Berkshire - and ending at the Madejski Stadium.
Cary Johnston met some competitors ahead of the race.
From elite athletes to enthusiastic amateurs, the runners will take on a 13.1 mile course this weekend.Read the full story ›