Questions are being raised over the government's decision to close the Portland rescue helicopter by 2015, replacing it with a regional service based in Fareham. The Transport Committee says it is "surprised and disappointed" by the failure to consult the public.
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Union members will hold rallies across the UK as part of the strike action over a rejected 1.1% pay offer.