The Queen's Jubilee, Olympics, Paralympics - it's been a busy year for us all. Here's a flavour of the stories that hit the headlines in the west of the Meridian region during the last 12 months.
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Thousands of bikers head to Hastings for a biking festival that organisers say now rivals the Isle of Man's TT races
Philippa has the weather outlook for the east
Philippa has the weather outlook for the west