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Train delays after lightning strikesLondon Paddington station

Lightning strikes cause "major disruption" to rail services in England and south Wales.

Ben BlakeleyJayden killer is jailed for life

The ex-boyfriend of pregnant teenager Jayden Parkinson is jailed for a minimum of 20 years for her murder.

Wexham Park Hospital signFinance deal delays hospital merger

The takeover of a Berkshire NHS trust by a neighbouring authority in Surrey has been delayed, while a financial package is agreed.

Peter Henley Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England

Is Minister for Portsmouth a job for life?

Matt Hancock has been appointed the new Minister for Portsmouth - but how long will the job last?

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