Firefighters in the Thames Valley will join a nationwide strike on Wednesday between 12.00-16.00. But unlike the strikes a decade ago, the armed services won't be obliged to help out. Andrew Pate spoke to Nigel McCullen from Hampshire Fire Brigade Union and Neil Odin from Hampshire Fire & Rescue.
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Tuesday evening's weather for the west of the region
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