Today's headlines with Amanda Piper. Crash Court - A firework display organiser is due in court over a motorway crash. A father and daughter from Berkshire were among seven people killed in the accident on the M5.
Job Fears - The TUC says unemployment rates in the south east will take several years to return to pre-recession levels.
Cancer Hope - A consultant from Southampton General Hospital has used a ground breaking treatment for cancer care for the first time in the country.
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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