Amanda Piper has the Meridian headlines for lunchtime. If you missed the bulletin you can catch up here, with the latest on the Jamie Dack murder case and updates on the weather disruption.
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A former Gurkha soldier who lost a leg in Afghanistan has raised over £10,000 for charity - by climbing to Mount Everest's base camp.
James has this evening's forecast for the east of the region.
The forecast for the west from James Wright.