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Summary

  1. Updates from Thursday 30 May

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. YouTubers' tea theft trial dropped

    Ally Law and Ryan Taylor

    Two YouTube stars have pleaded guilty to dishonestly using electricity at an indoor ski slope centre during a filmed "overnight challenge" in 2017.

    Ally Law, 22, from Southampton and Ryan Taylor, 26, from Bloxwich - who are famed for stunts which often involve trespassing - admitted switching on equipment at Snozone Xscape in Milton Keynes.

    But Aylesbury Crown Court heard that a charge of burglary relating to "hot beverages" will lie on file.

    Judge Catherine Tulk said: "I don't think it is a good use of a Crown Court's time."

    She sentenced each of the men to carry out 40 hours of unpaid work.

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    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, from J10 for A329 to J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and it's very slow on M4 westbound from J10 A329(M) Wokingham to J11, A33 (Reading), because of a break down.

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

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    Severe disruption: M40 Buckinghamshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M40 Buckinghamshire southbound severe disruption, at J1A for M25 J16.

    M40 Buckinghamshire - One lane closed and it's very slow on M40 southbound at J1a M25 J16, because of a vehicle on fire.

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

  4. Chineham recycling centre pictures

    Basingstoke firefighters have tweeted pictures of the damage caused following this morning's fire at the recycling facility at the recycling facility at Chineham.

    The blaze broke out shortly after 09:00. No-one was hurt.

    View more on twitter
  5. BreakingPortsmouth City Council set to buy office complex

    Portsmouth City Council is considering purchasing a major office complex in the city.

    The authority announced it is looking to acquire the 590,000sqft of office space at the Lakeside North Harbour in Cosham as what it described as a "strategic acquisition, supporting the local economy for the longer term".

    A decision on whether the council proceeds with the freehold purchase is set to be made on 17 June

    Lakeside
    Quote Message: It is vital that we continue to be ambitious on behalf of the people of Portsmouth, and so it is right that the council considers the possibility of purchasing Lakeside as an important strategic site for business and the future of the city." from Gerald Vernon-Jackson Council leader
    Gerald Vernon-JacksonCouncil leader
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    Severe disruption: M3 Hampshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Hampshire southbound severe disruption, from J4A for A327 to J5 for A287.

    M3 Hampshire - One lane closed on M3 southbound from J4a, A327 (Farnborough) to J5, A287 (Hook), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

  7. Weather warning in place for heavy rain

    There's now an Amber weather warning for London, and much of the South East following downpours overnight.

    The Met Office has warned that the heaviest and most persistent rain is still to come with a warning in place on Monday covering an area from the Humber all the way down to the south coast, and from the East Midlands to Portsmouth.

    Forecasters said some places could see a month's worth of rain in two or three days, and we could see some flooding issues.

  8. Image released of schoolgirl, 12 hurt in cyclist hit-and-run

    The mum of a 12-year-old schoolgirl seriously hurt in a hit-and-run has released a photo of her injuries in a bid to catch the cyclist responsible.

    Casey was struck as she rode her push-along scooter to school along Hamble Lane, Hamble, on Wednesday morning.

    Her mum, Natalie Stewart said: "He looked back but carried on riding. Her face was covered in blood - the guy would have definitely seen that he injured her."

    Casey

    Casey was taken to hospital for treatment to serious face injuries including a fractured eye socket.

    Ms Stewart said Casey was awaiting further checks in hospital to reveal the full extent of her injuries once the swelling had gone down.

    Police have appealed for witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage to come forward on 101, quoting 44190194059.

    Her family are also trying to track down a van driver who stopped to help Casey to thank him.

  9. Video content

    Video caption: Bracknell's Dogs For Good giving people independence

    Lexi the community dog is helping vulnerable people in Bracknell to regain their confidence and leave the house.

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    Severe accident: M40 Oxfordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M40 Oxfordshire northbound severe accident, from J10 for A43 to J11 for A422.

    M40 Oxfordshire - One lane blocked and it's slow moving on M40 northbound from J10 A43 to J11, A422 (Banbury), because of an accident involving single vehicle.

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