Amanda Piper has a first look at the stories making the news this Friday with Luke Castiglione and the weather forecast. Friday's Headlines:- Renewed Appeal - Police are asking anyone who may have seen a man lying on a Berkshire slip road to come forward. March Williams died later in hospital.
Factory Closure - 15 staff will lose their jobs at a factory which employs disabled people, if it's closed as planned. The Government wants to re-direct the funding for the plant to other work programmes.
Celebrations Continue - The country's longest Diamond Jubilee street party will continue its celebrations with the launch of a DVD recording the event. More than 4,000 people took part - it stretched from Oxfordshire to West Berkshire.
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