Luke Castiglione has a summary of Friday morning's Meridian headlines. Including the latest on the Olympic torch relay in the South and good news for commuters on the region's busiest motorways.
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Gravitational waves - ripples in spacetime - have been detected by scientists a century after Albert Einstein predicted their existence.
Reading host Burnley in the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday
Brighton host struggling Bolton Wanderers at the Amex Stadium on Saturday.