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Hammer-wielding robber stole cash from shop

The robbery
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Cash was stolen during an armed robbery at a One Stop store in Warblington last week.

Hampshire Constabulary said a man carrying a hammer who had his face covered jumped over the counter of the shop in Emsworth Road and stole the contents of the till.

The crime happened at about 21:50 on 14 July and the man subsequently rode a bicycle towards Havant town centre.

Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

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

M3 Surrey - One lane blocked 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 accident: M3 Surrey both ways

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M3 Surrey both ways severe accident, between J3 for A322 Bagshot and J4 for A331.

M3 Surrey - Two lanes blocked and queues on M3 between J3, A322 (Bagshot) and J4, A331 (Camberley), because of an accident.

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, between J10 for A329 and J8 for J9 A404.

M4 Berkshire - Two lanes blocked and queues on M4 eastbound between J10 A329(M) Wokingham and J8 J9 A404(M) Maidenhead, because of an accident.

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Man killed in rock fall was from Hampshire

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Sandymouth beach
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A man killed by falling rocks was 66 years old and from Hampshire, police have said.

The man was killed on Tuesday when rocks fell on to him shortly before midday at Sandymouth beach near Bude.

Richard Gibbons from Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service told the BBC on Wednesday the man had been "up in the rocks and unfortunately suffered part of a rock fall".

He said: "The rocks fell on top of him and he was pinned by a substantial piece of stonework."

The man's body was recovered at about 15:45 on Wednesday at the end of a 28-hour operation by the fire service, coastguards and the police.

The man has not yet been named.

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire eastbound

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M27 Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, at J5 for A335 Stoneham Way Southampton Airport.

M27 Hampshire - M27 lane blocked on exit slip road eastbound at J5, A335 (Southampton Airport), 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, between J10 for A329 and J8 for J9 A404.

M4 Berkshire - One lane blocked on M4 eastbound between J10 A329(M) Wokingham and J8 J9 A404(M) Maidenhead, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Cork House makes Riba Stirling Prize shortlist

Cork House in Berkshire has been shortlisted for this year's Riba Stirling Prize for architecture.

Built almost entirely from cork and designed to be assembled by hand without mortar or glue, this private house in Eton emits next to zero carbon.

The Riba Stirling Prize jury said it was "a structure of great ingenuity" that "harked back to a time when humans and nature were more intertwined".

Cork House
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Cork House was created by Matthew Barnett Howland with Dido Milne and Oliver Wilton

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, at J11 for A320 St Peters Way.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed on M25 clockwise at J11, A320 (Chertsey), because of tyre debris on the road. Traffic is coping well.

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Three arrested after Guildford 'big fight'

Guildford Park Road
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Three people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was seriously injured in Guildford.

Police were called to Guildford Park Road at about 05:10 BST, Surrey Police said.

The injured man was taken to hospital with serious injuries, a police spokesman said.

Roads in the area remain cordoned off.

One eyewitness said police had told him there had been a "big fight".

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The Argus: Burglary at e-cigarette store goes up in smoke

Kent Online: Driving instructor hit his pupil with a ruler

Get Surrey: Plans for A3/M25 Wisley Interchange £272m upgrade published - but 66% oppose the scheme

Chichester Observer: Men try to steal doors of Land Rover Defender in Bosham

Eastbourne Herald: Katie Hopkins speech goes ahead in Eastbourne despite ban at other venue

Crawley and Horley Observer: Firearms and dog units used to seize 30 motorbikes

Worthing Herald: Takeover of Worthing’s theatres and museum could have ‘serious defects’

Mid Sussex Times: Haywards Heath school praised for turning school around

Brighton and Hove News: Brighton hospital to open an urgent treatment centre

Hastings Observer: Hastings man ordered to pay £500 for not having dog on a lead

Brighton and Hove Independent: Armed police arrest men in Brighton primary school car park

Severe accident: M3 Hampshire northbound

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M3 Hampshire northbound severe accident, between J4A for A327 and J4 for A331.

M3 Hampshire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M3 northbound between J4a, A327 (Farnborough) and J4, A331 (Camberley), because of an accident.

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

Body found in River Kennett

A woman's body has been found in the River Kennet in the centre of Reading.

Police say they were called at around 5:45 BST to reports of a woman in the water.

Officers said the death is being treated as unexplained.

A police scene watch is in place at the site in central Reading and at another location on Thames Valley Park while enquiries are ongoing.

Thames Valley Park
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A scene watch is in place at Thames Valley Park in Reading

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire eastbound

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M27 Hampshire eastbound severe disruption, at J9 for A27 Segensworth Link Road Segensworth.

M27 Hampshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M27 eastbound at J9, A27 (Segensworth), because of a break down. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe accident: M3 Hampshire southbound

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M3 Hampshire southbound severe accident, at J14 for .

M3 Hampshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M3 southbound at J14, M27 interchange, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: A329 Berkshire eastbound

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A329 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, from Watlington Streeet to Queen's Road.

A329 Berkshire - A329 King's Road in Reading closed and it's slow eastbound from the Watlington Streeet junction to the Queen's Road junction, because of a police investigation.

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 J2 for M25 J12.

M3 Surrey - M3 lane closed on exit slip road northbound at J2 M25 J12, 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 both ways

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M3 Surrey both ways severe disruption, from J3 for A322 Bagshot to J4 for A331.

M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 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 Hampshire northbound

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

M3 Hampshire - One lane closed on M3 northbound from J5, A287 (Hook) to J4a, A327 (Farnborough), because of a police investigation. 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, from J12 for A4 Bath Road to J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road.

M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M4 eastbound from J12, A4 (Theale) to J11, A33 (Reading), because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe accident, from J10 for A3 to J11 for A320 St Peters Way.

M25 Surrey - Two lanes closed and queues on M25 clockwise from J10, A3 (Wisley Interchange) to J11, A320 (Chertsey), because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M4 London westbound

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M4 London westbound severe accident, at J4 for Heathrow.

M4 London - Two lanes closed and queues on M4 outbound at J4, Heathrow, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M27 Hampshire eastbound

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M27 Hampshire eastbound severe accident, at J7 for A334 Charles Watts Way.

M27 Hampshire - One lane blocked and queues on M27 eastbound at J7, A334 (Hedge End), because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

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M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, at J2 for M25.

M3 Surrey - M3 lane closed on exit slip road to M25 anti-clockwise northbound at J2 M25, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

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

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

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M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, at J8 for A3024 Bursledon.

M27 Hampshire - One lane blocked, it's slow and it's very slow on M27 westbound at J8, A3024 (Bursledon), because of a broken down van. In the roadworks area.

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, from J8 for J9 A404 to J7 for .

M4 Berkshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M4 eastbound from J8 J9 A404(M) Maidenhead to J7, Slough West, because of a break down.

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

Funding agreed for new special needs school

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Chineham Park school site
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Hampshire County Council has allocated more than £10m of government funding to build a new special needs school at the former Chineham Park Primary School site in Basingstoke.

Work to build Austen Academy is due to start later this year and is expected to open in spring 2021.

It will cater for 125 children aged between five and 16 who have social and communication difficulties, the Local Democracy Reporting Service said.

Severe accident: M25 Buckinghamshire clockwise

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M25 Buckinghamshire clockwise severe accident, from J16 for M40 J1A to J17 for A412 Denham Way.

M25 Buckinghamshire - One lane closed and queues on M25 clockwise from J16 M40 J1a to J17, A412 (Maple Cross), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M27 Hampshire westbound

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M27 Hampshire westbound severe disruption, from J7 for A334 Charles Watts Way to J5 for A335 Stoneham Way Southampton Airport.

M27 Hampshire - One lane blocked and it's very slow on M27 westbound from J7, A334 (Hedge End) to J5, A335 (Southampton Airport), because of a lorry that's broken down.

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

Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, from J10 for A3 to J9 for A243.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and it's very slow on M25 anticlockwise from J10, A3 (Wisley Interchange) to J9, A243 (Leatherhead), because of an accident.

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

Today's local news website headlines

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The Argus: Police car crashes in Bear Road, Brighton

Kent Online: 75-year-old with MS from Sittingbourne skydives for charity

Get Surrey: Youngest daughter of Surrey County Council's leader dies aged 21

Chichester Observer: Knife man arrested following Selsey pub incident

Eastbourne Herald: Man attacked while sitting in his car in Eastbourne town centre

Crawley and Horley Observer: Chief executive speaks out after Haywards Heath care home told to improve

Worthing Herald: Man banned from knocking on strangers' doors in Sussex

Mid Sussex Times: Haywards Heath school praised for turning school around

Brighton and Hove News: Attack on arts education could stifle Brighton’s booming creative and digital economy

Hastings Observer: Bexhill man drove on busy St Leonards road while more than twice over drink drive limit

Brighton and Hove Independent: Help for refugees to find work in Brighton and Hove

Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

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M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J10 for A329.

M4 Berkshire - One lane blocked and it's slow on M4 eastbound at J10 A329(M) Wokingham, because of a broken down van.

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, from J14 for A338 to J13 for A34 Chieveley.

M4 Berkshire - One lane blocked on M4 eastbound from J14, A338 (Hungerford) to J13, A34 (Chieveley), 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 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 blocked 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 disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

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M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, between J8 for J9 A404 and J10 for A329.

M4 Berkshire - One lane blocked and it's slow on M4 westbound between J8 J9 A404(M) Maidenhead and J10 A329(M) Wokingham, because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: A3 Surrey southbound

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A3 Surrey southbound severe accident, from B3000 Puttenham to Elstead Road.

A3 Surrey - A3 blocked and queues southbound from Puttenham to the Elstead Road junction, because of an accident. Congestion to Compton.

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

Severe accident: M4 London westbound

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M4 London westbound severe accident, between J4 for Heathrow and J4B for M25 J15.

M4 London - Two lanes closed and queues on M4 westbound between J4, Heathrow and J4b M25 J15, because of an accident.

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