Virgin Media, part owned by Oxfordshire's Richard Branson, is to be sold to US tycoon John Malone's Liberty Global in a deal worth more than twelve million pounds.
The company supplies almost five million households in the UK. Richard Branson will reportedly make around $316 million from the buyout.
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Friday night's forecast for the west of the region
It's a Bank Holiday weekend, with half term for many. Here's how it's looking on the roads, in the skies, and at getaway hotspots
Friday night's forecast for the east of the region