Video: a big day for Lisa Higgins from the New Forest, who helped to start the Round the Island Race. She received the honour after winning an online competition.
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A new set of stamps is being issued to commemorate the 70th wedding anniversary of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh.
Police are appealing to find two women after CCTV captured the theft of poppy collection boxes in Wiltshire and Hampshire.
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