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City-based warship is off to the Gulf in anti-terror mission

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Brave woman praised for battling drug addict burglar

A BRAVE woman successfully battled a burglar who strode into her home through the conservatory and tried to steal her handbag.

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Portchester’s new Lidl store to open in November

COUNCILLORS have expressed their delight after the opening date of a new Lidl store was brought forward to aid Christmas shoppers.

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Pictured from left: A group of friends relax in the sun at the Hot Walls in  Portsmouth.
Picture: Solent News & Photo Agency

Sunshine for the bank holiday - but is the tail end of Hurricane Gaston on its way?

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In the Courts – latest update

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UPDATE: Bingo players are shocked as armed police burst into Portsmouth hall

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Listed: Roadworks in the south this week


Almost time to move - but I’ll miss my Auntie Sandy

Cheryl Gibbs
Cheryl Gibbs
The Checkatrade Trophy has failed to capture the imagination of Pompey fans. Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey facing lowest-ever attendance

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Pompey fans are unlikely to be won over by the Checkatrade Trophy

Checkatrade Trophy... more like Contradiction Cup

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Chief executive of the Football League Shaun Harvey

‘Majority of clubs and fans are in harmony’ over Checkatrade Trophy

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Tom Davies. Picture: Joe Pepler

Exeter 0 Pompey 1: Three things we learnt

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Hawks bank maximum points as five-star form continues

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SOS Pompey: Powers that be can’t have it both ways

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Richardson: Naismith can still have Pompey future

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Emma Sherwood, centre, scored against West Ham

Pompey Ladies player column: Shannon Sievwright - Victory for Dave Coyle

Its Christmas... nearly. So start preparing your hyacinths now. Picture: PA Photos

BRIAN KIDD: A sniff of hyacinths’ bouquet just in time for Christmas

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Paul Mas Estate Carignan

GIBSON ON GRAPES: Tipples for summer’s dying rays

Grey mullet with spicy tomato sauce.

LAWRENCE MURPHY: Let’s hair it for the mullet – a great stand-in for sea bass

Food and Drink

Family fun open day at Lavant House Stables

Days Out
Westbourne Cricket Club have a fundraising match on Monday

What’s on from Friday, August 26 – Thursday, September 1, 2016

Days Out

Meet The Romans! Activities at Butser Ancient Farm

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Pearl and Fred Barrie celebrated their anniversary with a party at the Beechcroft Manor Nursing Home in Alverstoke

Blue sapphire wedding: Fred and Pearl Barrie celebrate 65 years

Sam Merrick

‘Sam’s a fighter and I’m so proud of him’

Real Life
Holli McCullen after her head shave for Macmillan Cancer Support

Fareham teenager soars past fundraising target after braving the shave

Karren Brady, Adam Razzell and James Caan during the filming of Top Recruiter

Consultant takes on America’s best in fight to be the top recruiter