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Severe accident: A4130 Oxfordshire both ways

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A4130 Oxfordshire both ways severe accident, from Long Wittenham Road to Sires Hill.

A4130 Oxfordshire - A4130 in North Moreton closed and it's slow in both directions from the Long Wittenham Road junction to the Sires Hill junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey both ways

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M3 Surrey both ways severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe accident, at J13 for A34 Chieveley.

M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on entry slip road eastbound at J13, A34 (Chieveley), because of an accident involving two cars. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe accident, at J13 for A34 Chieveley.

M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on entry slip road eastbound at J13, A34 (Chieveley), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: A34 Berkshire northbound

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A34 Berkshire northbound severe accident, from A34 to Abingdon Road.

A34 Berkshire - One lane closed and queues on A34 northbound in Beedon from Beedon Turn Off to the Abingdon Road junction, because of an accident involving two cars.

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

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

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M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, between J10 for A329 and J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road.

M4 Berkshire - Temporary closure and stationary on M4 westbound between J10 A329(M) Wokingham and J11, A33 (Reading), because of an obstruction.

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

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, between J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road and J10 for A329.

M4 Berkshire - M4 partially blocked eastbound between J11, A33 (Reading) and J10 A329(M) Wokingham, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, at J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - M3 exit slip road partially blocked southbound at J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed and queues on M3 southbound from J2 M25 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a car that's broken down.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane blocked on M3 southbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

BBC political correspondent analyses what happened in the region

Peter Henley with a round-up of election news from the south of England

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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

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

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

Severe disruption: A329(M) Berkshire eastbound

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A329(M) Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, between M4 J10 Wokingham and A329 Berkshire Way.

A329(M) Berkshire - One lane closed on A329(M) eastbound between M4 J10, Wokingham and A329, Coppid Beech Roundabout, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road.

M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J11, A33 (Reading), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M40 Buckinghamshire northbound

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M40 Buckinghamshire northbound severe disruption, from J2 for A355 to J3 for A40 Knaves Beech.

M40 Buckinghamshire - Two lanes closed and queues on M40 northbound from J2, A355 (Beaconsfield) to J3, A40 (Loudwater), because of emergency repairs.

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

Steve Baker 'optimistic although slightly chastened'

Steve Baker has retained his seat in Wycombe.

The Conservative MP's majority reduced from 12.3% to 7.7%.

"Clearly I have lost some votes," Mr Baker said.

"I'm well aware that there are some very angry Conservatives in Wycombe who wish to remain in the EU. I hear what people are saying.

"Going forward from here, what we need to do is try and unite the country.

"I'm quite optimistic although slightly chastened from the result."

Steve Baker
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Reading East "too close to call"

Exit poll
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Most of Berkshire's seats are set to stay with the same parties, apart from Reading East, which has been dubbed "too close to forecast" by the BBC's exit poll.

Labour's Matt Rodda gained the seat in 2017 from the Conservative's Rob Wilson, but could lose the seat to the Tories this time round.

The exit poll predicts Alok Sharma will hold his seat in Reading West, who won in 2017 with a majority of just 2,876 votes.

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

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M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, at J14 for A338.

M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on exit slip road westbound at J14, A338 (Hungerford), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: A330 Berkshire both ways

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A330 Berkshire both ways severe disruption, between Hancocks Mount and St Marys Road.

A330 Berkshire - A330 Brockenhurst Road in Sunninghill closed and queues in both directions between the Hancocks Mount junction and the St Marys Road junction, because of a gas leak.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey northbound

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M3 Surrey northbound severe disruption, at J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane blocked and it's very slow on M3 northbound at J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of swan on the road.

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

Today's South East news website headlines

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The Argus: Tragedy at Pride as dad dies after fall cutting neck on bottle

Kent Online: Christmas food bank set up by Luton Infant and Nursery School in Chatham

Get Surrey: Meet the Surrey school dog boosting the wellbeing of anxious children

Chichester Observer: Shoplifting arrest at Chichester store

Crawley and Horley Observer: Crawley man, 28, jailed for 5 years for drug and driving offences

Mid Sussex Times: Two children ‘bitten by dog’ in Burgess Hill

Brighton & Hove News: Tenants too scared to report drug dealing at Brighton flats

Hastings Observer: Local girl to brave head shave in Hastings pub to help children battling cancer

Brighton & Hove Independent: Brighton Festival announces theme of 2020 Children’s Parade

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J4 for A331 Blackwater Valley Route to J4A for A327.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound in Hampshire from J4, A331 (Camberley) to J4a, A327 (Farnborough), because of a break down.

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

The University of Reading app helping children to eat the sprouts
University doctors are trying to help parents encourage their children to eat their greens using a mobile app.

"Yes I do have a sweet tooth but I wasn't willing to sacrifice my goal for a quick Snickers bar or a McFlurry.

Leon Mitchell from Slough chat's about becoming Natural World Body Building Champion

Boy, 17, taken to hospital after being kidnapped

Mill Lane
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A 17-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after being kidnapped and assaulted in Sandhurst.

The boy was approached by three men and forced into a Mitsubishi Shogun in Mill Lane at about 21:30 GMT on Monday.

He was released two hours later near Elvetham Road, Fleet, Hampshire.

The victim suffered lacerations to his face and hands, as well as bruising.

He has since been discharged from hospital, Thames Valley Police said.

Detectives said the car was dark red or maroon, and the offenders were described as three white men wearing dark clothing and balaclavas.

One of the men was around 5ft 6ins and another around 6ft tall.

The force are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage.

Wokingham General Election Debate

Andrew puts your questions to Wokingham candidates standing in the 2019 General Election.
Andrew Peach speaks to 2019 Wokingham parliamentary candidates John Redwood for the Conservatives, Philip Lee for the Lib Dems and Annette Medhurst for Labour.  The Green Party candidate Kizzi Johanneessen and the Advance Together candidate Annale Mullin were also invited to take part. A full list of candidates can be found at bbc.co.uk/berkshire.

Severe disruption: M3 Hampshire southbound

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M3 Hampshire southbound severe disruption, at J5 for A287.

M3 Hampshire - M3 entry slip road partially blocked and it's heavy southbound at J5, A287 (Hook), because of a lorry that's broken down.

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

General election 2019: Who do you think you are voting for?
Voters choose their favourite policy on education - without knowing which party it comes from.

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

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M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, at J12 for A4 Bath Road.

M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on exit slip road westbound at J12, A4 (Theale), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed and it's heavy on M3 southbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane blocked on M3 southbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Election Explained: How much do we spend on defence?
Ahead of the general election, BBC reporter Caroline Lewis takes a look at how much the UK spends on defence.

Severe accident: A417 Oxfordshire both ways

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A417 Oxfordshire both ways severe accident, at Westfield Road.

A417 Oxfordshire - A417 in Cholsey blocked in both directions at the Westfield Road junction, because of an accident involving two cars. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J12 for A4 Bath Road.

M4 Berkshire - M4 exit slip road partially blocked and queues eastbound at J12, A4 (Theale), because of a break down. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J3 for A322 Bagshot to J4 for A331 Blackwater Valley Route.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound from J3, A322 (Bagshot) to J4, A331 (Camberley), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J3 for A322 Bagshot to J4 for A331 Blackwater Valley Route.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound from J3, A322 (Bagshot) to J4, A331 (Camberley), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey northbound

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M3 Surrey northbound severe disruption, at J4 for A331 Blackwater Valley Route.

M3 Surrey - M3 in Hampshire lane closed on exit slip road and it's slow northbound at J4, A331 (Camberley), because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M3 Surrey southbound

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M3 Surrey southbound severe accident, before J4 for A331 Blackwater Valley Route.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed and it's heavy on M3 southbound in Hampshire before J4, A331 (Camberley), because of an accident involving three cars.

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