The Government is investing seven million pounds in a new enterprise zone in Oxford to promote science jobs in the local economy. It's estimated that the bioscience innovation hub will create up to 370 new jobs. It's part of a range of measures announced by Ministers today.
ITV Meridian spoke to Kris Hopkins MP, Communities Minister.
She's just eleven - but Jessica Ridge from Hambledon, in Hampshire, is a bit of a charity record breaker. Jessica has raised £15,000 pounds for various charities in just three years and on Wednesday night presented a cheque for just under £7,000 pounds to the Make A Wish Foundation.
It's an embarrassing u-turn for the Government. The first of the new aircraft carriers to be based at Portsmouth could be operational - with planes on board - in six years time. The opposition say it's all been a money-wasting shambles. The coalition claim it is a sensible change of policy.