The News

Hopes remain £900m deal is not dead – as emails reveal disagreements

Politics 3
A seized container with a modified star and crescent logo after cannabis was advertised for sale online in Portsmouth. Picture: @PompeyPolice

Police seize cannabis in Portsmouth after it was 'advertised on social media'

HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier leaves Portsmouth Naval Base for the first time on October 30. 

Picture: Malcolm Wells

HMS Queen Elizabeth due into Portsmouth next week

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Mutiny Festival brings £2.7m into Portsmouth economy


Stolen historic milk float found undamaged


Schools and business across Portsmouth show support for Pudsey


WATCH: Retailer’s £5m centre opening to create 100 jobs at Dunsbury Park in Havant

An aerial view of the Solent airfield. Picture by Shaun Roster

IFA2 project takes another step as planning approved

File photos of bags of heroin

London drug dealer spared jail after addict ‘cuckooed’ in Portsmouth home

Crime 1
Pompey boss Kenny Jackett. Picture: Joe Pepler

Jackett: Pompey need to go on unbeaten streak

Pompey 2
Stuart O'Keefe. Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey midfielder will relish facing former club

Matt Clarke. Picture: Joe Pepler

Gaffer: Pompey defender needs to return to centre-back

Pompey 1
Lee Molyneaux

Catlin makes double swoop for Gosport

Non league

Pompey v Southend: The Opposition View

Pompey 2

Gosport Borough transfer embargo is lifted

Non league

Midfielder’s ready to fight for Pompey starting spot

Pompey 3

Molyneaux loan can help Hawks and Gosport build better relations

Hawks FC
Joe Pigott celebrates Southend's winner against Pompey in League Two. Picture: Joe Pepler

Southend’s sterling record in November ahead of Pompey clash


What fans will see from Pompey’s new badge

Jordan Cross

ALISTAIR GIBSON ON WINE: It might be a bit left field, but how about Rioja with the turkey?

Food and Drink
The Vaults, Albert Road, Southsea.

DISH DETECTIVE: Hit the Vaults in daylight and a totally different pub emerges

Whats on
Death of a Salesman at The Spring, Havant

REVIEW: Death of a Salesman at The Spring, Havant

Whats on
The Darkness. Picture by

Simon Emmett

BIG INTERVIEW The Darkness: ‘For anyone to give a damn when we’re five albums in is great’

Gigs and Music
Bench Theatre is taking on Death of a Salesman

What’s on from Friday, November 17 to Thursday, November 23

The telegram received by William Halls mother  still upsetting to read 78 years on.

NOSTALGIA WITH BOB HIND: Curse of the telegram: Dear Mrs Hall – your son is dead

Opening of the new school by the home secretary in October 1927. The headmaster, Canon Barton, is on the lowest step, on the left. Dorothea Barton is possibly there, somewhere. (PGS Archive)

NOSTALGIA: A red bluestocking at Portsmouth Grammar School

A look down traffic-free Bedhampton Hill, Bedhampton, in the 1920s.  Picture: Ralph Cousins collection

NOSTALGIA: They’re getting in a right old pickle about those Pickle Nights

The junction of London Road, North End, and Gladys Avenue, 1976.

NOSTALGIA: Another one bites the dust: do you remember Rumbelows?