The News

Half of Portsmouth tower blocks did not have fire checks before Grenfell blaze

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Daniel Bates

‘Greedy’ heir hunter cheated 19 victims out of £99,000

Algae in Canoe Lake

Resident calls Canoe Lake ‘disgraceful’ after algae blooms and bird faeces is ‘in large quantities’

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Gosport submarine plays a key part in the new Transformers movie

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PICTURED: Residents react as work starts to remove cladding from two Somers Town high rises due to fire risks after Grenfell Tower blaze

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Gosport family mourn passing of young engineer


Zumba class and council turn yellow for cystic fibrosis

Sally Callow with Foggy 

Picture: Sarah Standing (160095-8008)

Globe-trotting Foggy the dog gears up for worldwide tour

Cllr Rob New. Picture: Sarah Standing

Senior Portsmouth councillor admits ‘falling behind’ on council tax

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Pompey youngster Adam May Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey young guns will get chance to show worth

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Nathan Thompson and Joe Gallen. Picture: Colin Farmery

Versatile Pompey signing Thompson lauded

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Dave Birmingham, left, v David Miko. Picture: Neil Marshall

Former Pompey man handed dream title shot

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Pompey say no deal as striker moves on

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League One weekly transfer round-up

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Pompey Talk: Summer update

Pompey striker Curtis Main Picture: Joe Pepler

Main: I can offer Pompey supply of goals in League One

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Title winners – but Pompey newcomers are essential

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Lee Devereux on the beach at Eastney. All pictures: Habibur Rahman

BIG READ: Mind over modern life

Kate Humble says that she has felt so much more comfortable in her skin lately

KATE HUMBLE: ‘I don’t know why we haven’t done Nude Watch yet!’


SHORT STORY FOR THE WEEKEND: Carnival of Tears by Mike Gaines

Whats on
Celebrate Armed Forces Day this weekend with The Royal Marines School of Music's marching band

Six things to do in the next 72 hours: June 24, 25 and 26

Top comic Markus Birdman performs at the Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club in Portsmouth this weekend

What’s on from Friday, June 23 and Thursday, June 29

A Guildhall vigil for victims of the Manchester bombing. Picture: Keith Woodland

BLAISE TAPP: Finding some light in the darkest of times for Britain

A prototype of an Airspeed Oxford on its maiden flight from Portsmouth on June 19, 1937. Nearly all Second World War Bomber Command crews trained on these. The last Oxford was retired from RAF service in 1956.

The Portsmouth-built training plane that helped win the war


CHIPPER CLUB: I’m a hot dog, but I like to stay safe when I have fun in the sun


70 years on – the Portsmouth Aerocar