This is being driven by central government cuts. We estimate it will lead to the loss of around 100 firefighter jobs. There are serious implications or public safety. Our average response times to incidents - 8 minutes - is already well over the national average. These cuts will make matters worse."
More top news
One of nine dogs dumped on the streets of Winchester, unable to see or stand properly, is fighting for its life.
Investigators have been called to Broadmoor Hospital after concerns about its financial affairs.
Ralph the bald penguin has been given his own wetsuit to keep him warm during the winter.