A pilot has died after his light aircraft crashed a short distance from where it took off in Oxfordshire.
Maintence Concerns At RAF Brize Norton
The Ministry of Defence's network of military bases and depots have been described as "crumbling".Watchdog, the National Audit Office has found they've deteriorated so badly it risks affecting the operational readiness of the armed forces. The problems include the fuels infrastructure at Oxfordshire's RAF Brize Norton - home of the air-to-air refueling fleet. It had to be shut down for safety reasons and a temporary facility installed because of lack of maintenance. The MoD spends £4.8 billion on the estate which - at 424,000 hectares - accounts for 1.8% of the total UK land mass.
Part of Raleigh Park sealed off on Tuesday.
The Department for Transport has allocated more than £11.6m across the South East.
Rain, sleet and snow's been falling across the Thames Valley - with a warning of icy conditions tonight.
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