A 61-year-old man was rescued by Hampshire fire crews from a fire at a house in Southampton this afternoon. Crews used breathing apparatus to enter the building in Portswood and helped the man to escape a severe fire in the first-floor bedroom. He was treated for smoke inhalation and burns.
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Cloud and rain first thing but it will gradually dry up from the north west. Becoming bright in the west, staying quite cloudy in the east
Rain becoming more persistent overnight. Rain and cloud slow to clear tomorrow but becoming dry by the afternoon. Some brightness later
Rain becoming more persistent overnight. The rain gradually clearing tomorrow morning then sunny spells for the afternoon, feeling cooler