Buddy the Labrador has become ten year old Jacob Baker's best friend and has transformed his life. Jacob, from Gillingham, has autism and found it difficult to communicate. Tom Savvides talks to Jacob, his mother Christine Steady and vet Aoife McCormack from the charity PDSA
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Friday morning's forecast for the east of the region
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