Capital Reports: South Coast

22 March 2019, 06:37 | Updated: 22 March 2019, 06:51

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Friday 22nd March 2019

 

Brexit Delays Confirmed

EU leaders have agreed to delay Brexit - which means we won't be leaving next friday.

It'll now happen on the 22nd of May instead - but ONLY if MPs approve Theresa May's deal next week

If her plan is rejected for a THIRD time - we'll have two weeks to find a new one or leave WITHOUT a deal.

British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in…

 

Two Minute Silence To Remember Victims Of New Zealand Terror Attack

A week on from the terror attack in New Zealand - there's been a two minute silence to remember the 50 people who were killed.

Here - there'll be extra security at mosques after five of them in Birmingham had their windows smashed in yesterday.

 

Tributes Paid To Student After Body Found

Tributes have been paid to uni student Libby Squire - after her body was found in an Esturay.

The 21 year old disappeared in Hull nearly two months ago.

 

More Than 100 Knives Recovered By Police In Hampshire In Seven Days

In a week, Hampshire Police have recovered or seized 140 knives

Six shops were also found selling them to under 18s in the seven days of action against knife crime

 

No Services Going To London Waterloo

There are big problems if you're heading from the South Coast to London's Waterloo this morning - and they're expected to last until midday.

There are no trains going to and from there - because of over-running engineering works.

 

Cash From Government To Improve Air Quality In Southampton

Southampton's due to get 1.8 million pounds to help improve air quality.

The council had to put a business case to the government explaining how they'd get pollution levels down.

 

Cardi B Trademarks Catchphrase

Cardi B's trademarked her catchphrase.

It means 'ok' - and it's spelt O-K-U - then three R's.

The rapper once said it sounded like 'a cold pigeon in New York City'

She'll be able to use it on merchandise.