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LISTED: Your guide to train changes over Christmas and New Year

Train companies operating in the Portsmouth area have released details of changes to services over the Christmas and the New Year period.

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Portsmouth’s Eastern Road reopened after road sign ‘becomes detached’

Portsmouth’s Eastern Road was closed this afternoon after a road sign became detached.

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Uber loses appeal over drivers’ rights

Taxi firm Uber, which operates in Portsmouth, has lost an appeal against a ruling that means its drivers must be classed as full-time workers rather than self-employed.

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Portchester Castle opens up for ‘virtual’ tours

ONE of Hampshire’s most historic castles has been bought to life in an online form for the first time.

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LISTED: Remembrance services being held in the Portsmouth area this weekend

LISTED: Remembrance services being held in the Portsmouth area this weekend

Here is a list of remembrance services which are being held in the Portsmouth area this weekend.

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Aerial shot of Daedalus, Lee-on-the-Solent. Picture: Lambert Smith Hampton

Solent Airport closed after ‘pipe bomb’ found

Solent Airport has been closed this afternoon after a ‘suspicious object’ was found.

Crime
Motorcyclist suffers ‘potentially life-changing’ leg injury after Eastern Road crash

Motorcyclist suffers ‘potentially life-changing’ leg injury after Eastern Road crash

A motorcyclist has suffered a ‘potentially life-changing’ leg injury after colliding with a car on Eastern Road today.

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WATCH: Passengers evacuated as double-decker bus catches fire

Passengers had to be evacuated from a double-decker bus this morning after it caught on fire.

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The inquest was held today into the death of one-day-old Rafe Angelo

Series of delays led to newborn baby’s death, coroner rules

The death of a newborn baby could have been avoided if there had not been a series of delays in transferring his mother to hospital, a coroner had said.

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Penny Mordaunt named as bookmakers favourite to replace Priti Patel as international development secretary

Portsmouth MP Penny Mordaunt has been installed as favourite by bookmakers to become the government’s new international development secretary.

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Here are the predicted top 12 must-have toys this Christmas

The latest Nerf blaster, the original Stretch Armstrong action figure and the sequel to last year’s Hatchimals are the must-have toys this Christmas.

Business
Sean and Sarah Smith meet their fans in the Guildhall Square.

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10 YEARS AGO TODAY: Widley’s X Factor stars get first taste of paparazzi life in Pizza Express

X Factor stars Sarah and Sean Smith had their first taste of fame - being followed by the paparazzi.

Portsmouth
A shoplifter was spotted in Sainsbury's

Shoplifter throws food at staff before fleeing Sainsbury’s

A MAN tried to steal items from a branch of Sainsbury’s before throwing them at staff who confronted him.

Crime
Scott Brown scoring a Quidditch goal through the hoop 
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Hogwarts sport is now open to all

TURNS out Quidditch isn’t just for Harry Potter aficionados any more.

People
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Car and van crash on M27 near Portsmouth

There have been delays on the M27 for traffic coming into Portsmouth this afternoon after an accident.

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REGIONAL: Smile! Burglar stunned as he realises he’s been caught on CCTV

A burglar had a surprise when he tried to steal from a house - and realised his face was caught on CCTV.

Crime
A Poppy Appeal collection box (Note: Stock image - not the one targeted)

Burglars break into Portsmouth church and snatch Poppy Appeal cash

Burglars broke into a church in Portsmouth and stole donations from a Poppy Appeal collection tin.

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Portsmouth man arrested after Havant street assault released ‘with no further action’

A 41-year-old man who was arrested in connection with an assault in Havant on Saturday evening has been released with no further action.

Crime
Chicken lovers rejoice! Nando’s is rolling out its delivery service across the UK

Chicken lovers rejoice! Nando’s is rolling out its delivery service across the UK

It’s the news every chicken lover seeking their cheeky fix of peri-peri sauce wants to hear.

Business
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GRAPHIC IMAGES: Dead dog discovered tied up in rucksack in woodland

The body of a dead dog was found in a zipped-up rucksack with his legs bound together in woodland.

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