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HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH: Theresa May says carrier will reinforce Britain as a global powerhouse

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WATCH: HMS Queen Elizabeth dominates the skyline as she enters Portsmouth Harbour

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The aftermath of a fire that broke out in Osprey Gardens, Lee-on-the-Solent

House fire starts near community centre

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University of Portsmouth expecting boost in international students ahead of A-Level results

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WATCH: HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives in Portsmouth

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HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH: The view from the Spinnaker Tower


HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH: Onlookers delighted by sight of navy’s new supercarrier

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The Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

Portsmouth set for £1bn boost thanks to new aircraft carriers

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Drew Talbot has been given a new lease of life at Pompey under Kenny Jackett

Pompey boss’ delight at his comeback kid

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Pompey midfielder Ben Close Picture: Joe Pepler

Close is free from injury and full of Pompey ambition

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Tareiq Holmes-Dennis limps off injured against Rochdale. Picture: Joe Pepler

Injured Holmes-Dennis pays tribute to Pompey

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Curtis Main scores a penalty against the Hawks in pre-season

Fulham under-21s v Pompey: Gaffer for a day


Pompey fringe players must grasp chance in Checkatrade Trophy

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Pompey boss: Checkatrade chance to gauge fringe players

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Pompey chief: Holmes-Dennis loan arrangement is standard

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Revamped – yet Pompey still against Checkatrade Trophy

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Knight: Please no Pompey panic

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Inmates at Kingston Prison, Portsmouth, on the treadwheel which was abolished in 1898.

NOSTALGIA: Like hamsters in a wheel, these convicts went around in circles

People fly into the air as a vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend

ZELLA COMPTON: How much? For four pasties! You must be kidding

Picture: Shutterstock

DEAR FIONA: Is my ex-husband using me now he has a new partner?

Local singer-songwriter Marley Blandford is playing in Southsea tomorrow. Picture: Habibur Rahman (161677)

Six things to do in the next 48 hours: August 16 and 17

Deaf Havana

Back from the brink, alternative rockers Deaf Havana join the ranks of Victorious Festival headliners

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Capital Fuzz

Prepare to get caught by the Fuzz all over again at The Wedgewood Rooms

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HMS Victory, left of centre, with the French Redoutable, far left, and Neptune, centre, receiving a broadside from Nelsons flagship.

Disabled but HMS Victory fights on with a Trafalgar broadside

An especially-adapted train for royalty arriving in the dockyard for the launch of HMS Dreadnought in 1906.

Was Edward VII the only royal to use this Portsmouth branch line?

HMS Victory takes pride of place in this 1949 picture of Portsmouth dockyard.

Nation’s archive raided for a glimpse into Portsmouth’s recent past