New research highlights the importance of the local pub in our lives. The Campaign for Real Ale, which says 26 are closing every week, is now highlighting how often people use their local for special events. Our region has lost nearly 2,500 pubs over the past 200 years.
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A mobile DNA screening unit has been set up in a village where detectives are working to find a grandmother's killer.
Tuesday night's weather for the east of the region
Tuesday night's weather for the west of the region