Rather than a winter phenomenon, hail is surprisingly common during the most intense summer thunderstorms.
Hotpoint has issued a new safety recall notices over an electrical fault that poses a potential fire risk.
Hotpoint and Indesit have issued a safety recall over a component that poses a potential fire risk. Here is how to check your dishwasher.
There's concern that a third of people with asthma in the South are missing out on annual checks which make sure they're on the right medicine and can use their inhalers properly. Asthma UK , who conducted the survey, says yearly check ups are vital in reducing costs in the NHS and the number of asthma-related deaths.
We speak to a homeowner whose home was badly damaged by the recent freak weather in Sussex this week.
Following yesterday's flashfloods, residents from the south who were badly affected by the heavy rain are working to clear up.
Nearly a month's worth of rain fell in just a few hours yesterday - causing any drains to overflow as they couldn't cope with the freak weather.
With the Didcot 'A' towers gone - used once to cool water in the electricity-generating process - the end is in sight for the remaining three towers. Juliette Fletcher takes us through the plans for the Cathedral of the Vale.
Homes have been flooded, transport severely disrupted, and offices closed after thunderstorms hit parts of Sussex early today. Brighton and Hove was hit hardest - torrential rain and hailstones bringing chaos to the city. Malcolm Shaw sends this.
Yesterday, hundreds of residents watched as the iconic power station buildings were reduced to piles of dust in the early hours of the morning. Among them - our very own Cary Johnston.
Above, the weather for the west of the Meridian region - and below we have the forecast for the South East.
The pollen count is moderate across the Meridian region.
INFO: 15:51 London Victoria to Brighton has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions earlier.
Some train services have been delayed because of the heavy rain and storms across the south.
INFO: 16:12 Portsmouth Harbour to Victoria will be started from Portsmouth & Southsea at 16:16 due to poor weather conditions earlier