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Southampton teens produce rap video to stop knife crime
Hampshire Constabulary has teamed up with a group of teenagers to produce a rap about the dangers of knife crime.

The Follies of Highclere Castle

Hugh Bonneville talks with Lady Canarvon and Architectural Historian, Gywnn Hedley.

Hugh Bonneville speaks to two members of staff at Highclere

Head of Maintenance, Pat, and Carpenter, Josh, shares stories past and present.

Severe disruption: A27 Hampshire westbound

BBC News Travel

A27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, between A2030 Eastern Road and M27.

A27 Hampshire - One lane closed on A27 westbound between the A2030 Eastern Road junction and Portsbridge Roundabout, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Inventor delivers letter to the Isle of Wight in a jet suit
Richard Browning revives a 1934 dream by delivering a letter to the Isle of Wight in a jet suit.

Oliver and Olivia most popular baby names

In the South East, Oliver and Olivia have been revealed as the most popular baby names.

The figures are from 2018 and some believe the show Peaky Blinders has been an inspiration behind many of the choices.

Chart of most popular boys names in the South East of England in 2018
BBC
Chart of most popular girls names in the South East of England in 2018
BBC

Hugh Bonneville speaks to Downton Abbey Location Manager Mark Ellis

They talk about how locations are chosen for filming.

Hugh Bonneville speaks to Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes

They speak about the role location plays in period dramas.