The new Eastleigh MP is expected to take his place at the House of Commons today. The Liberal Democrats held onto the seat in Thursday's by-election triggered by the resignation of disgraced Cabinet Minister Chris Huhne.
Local Councillor Mike Thornton took 32% of the votes with UKIP nudging the Conservatives into third.
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Tuesday evening's weather for the east of the region
Tuesday evening's weather for the west of the region
Highways England thanked people for pointing it out. The A34 sign has now been removed.