There was plenty of pomp and ceremony as The Queen attended the House of Commons today for the main ceremonial event of the parlimentary calendar - The State opening of Parliament. And she had bad news for opponents of the high speed rail link through Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
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Forensics officers are searching the former home of murderer Christopher Halliwell. Police haven't confirmed what they're hoping to find.
Tuesday afternoon's weather for the west of the region
Tuesday afternoon's weather for the east of the region