Meridian News South served eastern Dorset, the Isle of Wight, southern Hampshire and West Sussex), and was based in Southampton before moving to Whiteley in 2004.
A new look for Meridian News was launched in June 1999. The new look saw the introduction of the Meridian logo DOG at the bottom left of the screen for all bulletins.
The last truly regional look for Meridian Tonight was launched on 4 February 2002.
A new look for Meridian News in 2004, to coincide with the relaunch of all ITV News programmes on 2 February 2004.
ITV unveiled a new corporate logo to most of its channels and services on 16 January 2006. Most regional programmes underwent a refresh at this time.
ITV News went widescreen on 2 December 2007. Most ITV regional news programmes made slight alterations to the graphics used on their programmes.