Amanda Piper has the headlines this Thursday morning with Simon Parkin bringing you today's weather.
Our top stories: A disgrace. A father slams the sentence given to the man responsible for his son's death.
No to Nuclear Waste. Councillors vote against plans to have a nuclear waste facility on Romney Marsh.
And the Games live on. Why one town is continuing the legacy of the Olympics and remembering the events it hosted.
More top news
A lorry driver who crashed into a bridge on the M20 in Kent - injuring a motorcyclist - has been spared jail.
A £25 billion gap in the Defence budget could mean further cuts to Navy personnel and ships, despite previous praise from the Government.
Thursday's evening forecast for the West of the region