The football won in dramatic fashion on penalties and was the most watched programme on British television on the night at 10.6 m. It means another bad week for the BBC talent search show which was beaten in the ratings last weekend by another final - this time for its rival Britain's Got Talent.
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Wednesday morning's weather for the east of the region
Wednesday morning's weather for the west of the region
The first of 1,400 new commuter train carriages for the south has just arrived from Germany.