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Defence minister ends hopes for return of royal yacht to Portsmouth


UPDATE: A3(M) reopened by police after concern for welfare of man seen on bridge

BOTH sides of the A3(M) have reopened after they were shut while police dealt with a man in distress.


Police carry out drugs raids in Portsmouth

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UPDATE: 52-year-old Gosport man dies after Portsmouth crash

A MOTORCYCLIST has died following a serious crash in Portsmouth this morning, police have confirmed.

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WATCH: Huge tent erected in Guildhall Square for Portsmouth Oktoberfest

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VIDEO: Smelly foreign ladybirds invade Portsmouth homes

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Lost wallet is returned... with £500 still in it!

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Thieves targeting vehicles ‘at least once every day’ in Gosport

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Jennie Pope of Hilsea, who plans to set up a petition to the government drawing attention to the difficulties at the A&E department of Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham

Hilsea resident Jennie Pope: ‘Why we need to petition for more hospital emergency departments’

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Taking a trip for some ‘guilt-free spending’

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Pompey striker Conor Chaplin Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey chief: Conor Chaplin not being sold

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Pompey midfielder Carl Baker Picture: Joe Pepler

Carl Baker cooks up Pompey goal target

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Gosport Borough's assistant manager Mick Catlin. Picture: Ian Hargreaves (160984-7)

Only one choice to succeed Pike at Gosport Borough

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Pompey defender Matt Clarke is on the comback trail Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey weigh-up return of centre-half pairing

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Pompey keen for FA Youth Cup fan backing


Video: Conor Chaplin’s Pompey goals

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Pompey counting cost of brittle defence

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Matt Clarke and Christian Burgess were a key central-defensive partnership for Pompey last season Picture: Joe Pepler

Knight: Pinpointing Pompey defensive problems not difficult

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Karen Gregory-Reader, from Fareham, was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2015.

Picture: Sarah Standing (161415-8656)

Cancer survivor Karen Gregory-Reader: ‘I went into shock. You think it’s the end of the world’


Parents take advantage of free childcare places in Portsmouth’s pilot scheme

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REVEALED: The unfair secrets behind celebrity fitness DVDs


REVIEW: Frankenstein at the Station Theatre, Hayling Island

The bonfire last year. Picture: Keith Woodland

When to see Portsmouth’s annual fireworks spectacular

Tom Hiddleston in High-Rise

Amazon Prime: the best new TV and films in November

The founders of Friday Fridge (l to r) Nikki Chester, Catherine Benford and the Rev Mark Rodel cutting a cake with the current leader Jim Campbell (right)

Ten years on, the Friday Fridge is still going strong

Luke and Jo Uttley, along with their children Max Uttley, Jake Hughes and Chloe Hughes, participated in the Junior and Great South Run

Kind runners go the extra mile for charity

Nurses Binata Ghosh and Jess Dodgson with patient Noah Yaxley

£30,000 raised for new equipment to help children at QA Hospital

June and Hugh Hughes. Picture: Penny Cross / Plymouth Herald

Couple to sell their Catherine Cookson collection to raise money for Rowans Hospice