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  1. Craig David playing homecoming gig in Southampton
  2. Protests for and against Trump in Bournemouth
  3. Centenary of SS Mendi sinking marked
  4. Quay walls in West Bay to be strengthened

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  1. That's all for today

    The BBC Local Live service for Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight will resume at 08:00 on Tuesday.

    You can still get in touch by email, on our Hampshire and Dorset Facebook pages or on Twitter @BBC_Hampshire and @BBCDorset.  

  2. Latest new headlines: Southsea fatal flat fall 'not suspicious'

  3. Sport headlines: 'Relaxing week ahead' for Portsmouth

    BBC Sport

    • Portmouth manager Paul Cook says he's planning a relaxing week for his players ahead of their long trip to Carlisle this weekend
    • Eastleigh striker Craig Mcallister says he's excited to be linking up with James Constable again -Mcallister joined the Spitfires for a fourth time last week and made his debut at home to Tranmere at the weekend
  4. A34 questions sought

    Known for long tailbacks, there have also been a number of high profile fatal crashes on trhe A34 between Winchester to Bicester recently.  

    BBC South would like to know what questions you have about the 62 mile route.    

    Click here to find out more. 

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  5. Princess Anne marks SS Mendi tragedy in Southampton

    Princess Anne has paid her respects to more than 600 men who died in the sinking of the SS Mendi in the English Channel a century ago.

    Princess Anne (centre) and her husband Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Lawrence (right)

    The vessel was hit by cargo steamship SS Darro in thick fog off the Isle of Wight on 21 February 1917. 

    The South African Native Labour Corps troops onboard SS Mendi were travelling to France to assist the allies during World War One. 

    The Princess Royal's husband, Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Lawrence, accompanied her to a memorial service earlier at Hollybrook Cemetery in Southampton.

  6. Bournemouth surfers' plea to 'reckless' jet skiers

    Roz Tappenden

    BBC South

    Surfers have said they fear "a nasty accident" after jet skis were seen passing within a few feet of people in the sea.

    A jet ski passing in front of surfers at Bournemouth Pier

    One jet ski was filmed cutting in front of a group in Bournemouth, while another emerged from under the pier.

    Bylaws governing the use of watercraft at Bournemouth beach only apply between the months of April and October.

    Bournemouth Borough Council said it had "little power to enforce restrictions outside of the bathing season".

  7. Fatal flat fall in Portsmouth no longer being treated as suspicious

    The case of a woman who died after falling from a third floor flat window is no longer being treated as suspicious. 

    It comes after a 46-year-old man from Southsea was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of the 40-year-old woman in Clarendon Court on 12 February. 

    Detectives for Hampshire Constabulary confirmed the man has been released with no further action to be taken. 

    A police spokesperson said they were now preparing a file for the coroner. 

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A3(M) Hampshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    A3(M) Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, between J5 for A2030 and A27.

    A3(M) Hampshire - One lane closed on A3(M) eastbound in Bedhampton between J5, A2030 (Bedhampton) and A27, because of debris on the road. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Arrest after burglary where woman, 80, was tied up and robbed in home

    A woman has been arrested after an incident where an elderly woman was tied up and burgled in her Christchurch home. 

    Detectives made the arrest after a reported aggravated burglary earlier this month in the Oak Avenue area. 

    Police said the victim heard a knock at her front door and opened it to a man and woman wearing scarves over their faces who forced themselves into her address. 

    They then tied the 80-year-old to a chair with cable ties and stole cash and jewellery before leaving. The victim managed to free herself and to call police and suffered some bruising.

    A 32-year-old Bournemouth woman has been arrested on suspicion of robbery and bailed until May.

    Oak Avenue
  10. Weather outlook: Cloudy and drizzly

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    Video caption: BBC Weather for the South of England on 20 February 2017
  11. Protests for and against President Donald Trump held in Bournemouth tonight

    Protests for and against President Donald Trump are set to be held in Bournemouth today. 

    A march has been organised in Bournemouth Square after the president signed an executive order suspending travel to the US from seven Muslim-majority nations.

    The Defend Migrants and Stop Trump protest is due to go ahead from 18:00 GMT. 

    The rally has been publicised through Facebook and a post said it will be "peaceful". 

    A Donald Trump Support Demonstration/Counter Protest, will also be held at the same time, according to Facebook.

    Donald Trump
  12. Craig David to perform at Ageas Bowl

    Southampton-born singer/songwriter Craig David has announced he will perform at the Ageas Bowl this summer, at the end of his current tour.   

    Craig David

    The R&B star, who rose to fame in 1999 featuring on the single Re-Rewind by Artful Dodger, made the announcement at the Ageas Bowl earlier.

    The concert will be held on 1 September.

  13. Three arrested after reported Gumtree second-hand car scam

    Three men have been arrested after a scam involving second hand cars in East Dorset. 

    Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses after reports that three men attended an address in St Ives near Ringwood to buy a second hand car that was for sale on Gumtree.

    Officers were called to the scene at 20:29 GMT on Sunday 12 February to reports of criminal damage. 

    The men are reported to have distracted the seller, while one of them poured oil into the coolant system. 

    St Ives

    They then allegedly pointed out a fault to the seller and offered to buy the car for a reduced amount despite there being nothing wrong with the car.

    Three men aged 19, 23 and 24 and all from London, have now been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and possessing an article for use in fraud.

    They have been bailed until April. 

  14. Teenager threatened at knifepoint in bike robbery

    A teenager had his bike stolen at knifepoint after a group of men surrounded and threatened him in a Southampton robbery. 

    The 16-year-old was targeted by up to eight men on Saturday in Palmerston Park at about 18:30 GMT. 

    The group of young men demanded the teenager hand over the bike – described as a white Urban Mover UM36X electric bike, worth around £500. 

    Palmerston Park

    One member of the group then took a switch blade out of his jacket pocket and made threats.

    The group left with the victim’s bike and walked off towards the corner of Pound Tree Road and Palmerston Road.

    Hampshire Constabulary officers are now appealing for witnesses to the incident. 

  15. Hampshire 'one of the best' for securing teens' futures

    Hampshire has been named one of the best performing areas for securing teenagers a further education or training placement. 

    Figures have revealed that more than 97% of the county's 16 to 17 year olds have secured a place for the start of the 2016/17 academic year. 

    It means Hampshire County Council is one of the best performing authorities in the country at supporting young people to stay in education or training.

    Quote Message: Supporting young people to continue their education or training is one of our key priorities, and I’m very proud of our success in this area." from Councillor Peter Edgar Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education
    Councillor Peter EdgarHampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education