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Summary

  1. Updates from Friday 23 November

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Phil McNulty

    Chief football writer at Anfield

    Aleksandar Mitrovic celebrates his second goal against Southampton

    Phil McNulty

    Chief football writer at Anfield

    Claudio Ranieri's reign as Fulham manager starts with a victory that increases the pressure on his Southampton counterpart Mark Hughes.

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  3. Dying dog found dumped in car park

    A dying dog has been found dumped in a bag on a grass verge by a car park in Hilsea, Portsmouth.

    The older, neutered male Staffordshire bull terrier cross was found wrapped in a duvet inside a black Adidas sports bag.

    A passer-by who found the tan-coloured dog on Wednesday took him to the Stubbington Ark RSPCA Animal Shelter.

    RSPCA inspector Charlotte Coggins appealed for anyone with information to contact her, saying: "He was riddled with fleas and had overgrown nails and muscle wastage on his head and a small growth on his right hock.

    "This poor dog has been discarded rubbish and simply left to suffer when he was in desperate need of help."

    The male Staffordshire
  4. Expressway protesters block major road

    Protesters have been blocking a major road in Oxford in opposition to a new expressway being built.

    The climate change campaign group Extinction Rebellion says the new road from Oxford to Cambridge will "hasten the earth's demise" by increasing carbon dioxide emissions.

    They have been blocking Botley Road "for a few minutes at a time" during the day.

    The protesters on Botley Road
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    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, from J8 for J9 A404 to J10 for A329.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M4 westbound from J8 J9 A404(M) Maidenhead to J10 A329(M) Wokingham, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  6. NovaSAR: UK radar satellite returns first images

    Jonathan Amos

    BBC Science Correspondent

    Sydney Harbour and the Egyptian pyramids feature in the debut images from the first all-UK radar spacecraft.

    NovaSAR was developed jointly by Surrey Satellite Technology Limited of Guildford and Airbus in Portsmouth, and launched to orbit in September.

    Its pictures are now being assessed for use in diverse applications, including crop analysis, flood and forestry mapping, and maritime surveillance.

    The intention ultimately is to fly a constellation of NovaSAR-like sats.

    Satellite image of Sydney Harbour
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    Severe accident: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe accident, from J14 for A338 to M4.

    M4 Berkshire - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M4 westbound from J14, A338 (Hungerford) to M4, Membury Services, because of an accident.

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

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    Severe accident: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe accident, from J14 for A338 to Membury Services.

    M4 Berkshire - Slow traffic on M4 westbound from J14, A338 (Hungerford) to Membury Services, because of an accident earlier on. Congestion to J13 (Chieveley / Newbury). All lanes have been re-opened.

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

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    Severe disruption: M275 Hampshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M275 Hampshire southbound severe disruption, between J12 for M27 J12 and Tipner Lane.

    M275 Hampshire - One lane closed on M275 southbound between J12, M27 (Portsmouth) and Tipner, because of a broken down lorry. Traffic is coping well.

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

  10. More than £4m to be invested in Maidenhead station

    More than £4m will be spent on improvements to Maidenhead railway station and the road network around it.

    Work is set to begin in the Berkshire town next year after the investment from the council and the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) was announced.

    The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead said the project was "to cope with the predicted increase in passengers accessing the station as a result of the modernisation of the Great Western train line, the opening of the Elizabeth Line (Crossrail) and the possible future construction of the Western Rail Link to Heathrow".

    Maidenhead station
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    Severe disruption: A420 Oxfordshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A420 Oxfordshire both ways severe disruption, at West Oxford Community Centre.

    A420 Oxfordshire - A420 Botley Road in Oxford blocked at the West Oxford Community Centre junction, because of Environmental Protest.

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

  12. Flybe shares take off

    BBC Business News

    Shares in airline Flybe are up more than 20% after a Sky News report than Virgin Atlantic is in talks to buy the cash strapped airline.

    Earlier this month the budget airline, which is the biggest operator at Southampton Airport, put itself up for sale,just weeks after issuing a profit warning.

    Flybe