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Portsmouth legend Knox-Johnston leads tributes to sailor killed during Clipper race

A British sailor who died after being swept overboard was a popular and sensible man, said Clipper Round The World Yacht Race co-founder Portsmouth’s Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.

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Strictly's Giovanni Pernice is coming to Portsmouth

Strictly star Giovanni’s coming to Portsmouth (but you’ll have to wait until next year!)

HE’s currently wowing Strictly fans with his dance partner Debbie McGee.

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City navy ship joins efforts to find missing Argentine sub

City navy ship joins efforts to find missing Argentine sub

HMS Protector has joined international efforts to find and rescue an Argentine submarine reported missing in the South Atlantic Ocean.

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Woman sprayed with unknown substance during burglary

Woman sprayed with unknown substance during burglary

A WOMAN was sprayed with an ‘unknown substance’ by a gang of raiders who targeted her Havant home.

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The ice skating rink in Guildhall Square

Portsmouth’s festive ice rink opens

THE ice rink in Portsmouth’s Guildhall Square has opened for the first time today.

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British military dog Mali who has received the PDSA Dickin Medal, the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross with his current handler Corporal Daniel Hatley

NATIONAL: Mali the dog gets top military honour

A British military dog who protected troops by sniffing out explosives and insurgent fighters in Afghanistan has received the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross.

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Lidl joins Black Friday (that means champagne for £8.99!)

Lidl joins Black Friday (that means champagne for £8.99!)

Lidl has announced that it will take part in Black Friday for the first time this year.

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Rolf Harris

Appeal court overturns Portsmouth indecent assault conviction against Rolf Harris

Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris has had one of 12 indecent assault convictions – relating to an alleged incident in Portsmouth – overturned by the Court of Appeal.

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Two stranded fishermen rescued from harbour

Two stranded fishermen rescued from harbour

TWO fishermen were resceud after getting stranded in Portsmouth Harbour.

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Greggs ‘sorry’ for replacing Jesus with a sausage roll

Greggs ‘sorry’ for replacing Jesus with a sausage roll

Greggs the bakers has apologised for placing a sausage roll in the Nativity scene to advertise its Advent calendar.

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Tesco respond to criticism over Muslim family in Christmas ad

Tesco respond to criticism over Muslim family in Christmas ad

Tesco have responded to shoppers who have threatened to boycott the supermarket after a Christmas advert featured a Muslim family.

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Entries are open for next year's Bake Off

Could you be the next Bake Off champ?

The hunt is on for amateur bakers to take part in the ninth series of The Great British Bake Off.

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Coming soon... the county’s biggest ‘vertical drop slide’ (and it sounds brilliant!)

DAREDEVILS can experience what’s thought to be county’s largest vertical slide at Flip Out.

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Peanuts recalled... because they might have nuts in (and no, a peanut isn’t a nut!)

Peanuts recalled... because they might have nuts in (and no, a peanut isn’t a nut!)

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.

Health
Wouldn’t you love to see this in Portsmouth’s Morrisons?

Wouldn’t you love to see this in Portsmouth’s Morrisons?

A Morrisons supermarket is selling local ales on draught at a new in-store bar.

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Do you brush your teeth properly? Well lots of people don’t...

Do you brush your teeth properly? Well lots of people don’t...

Millions of Brits are only cleaning three quarters of their teeth, a study has found.

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First look at Jodie Whittaker in Dr Who costume...

First look at Jodie Whittaker in Dr Who costume...

THE first image has been unveiled of Jodie Whittaker in full costume as the incoming Doctor Who.

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Gunwharf fireworks last year Picture: Shaun Roster

Everything you need to know about tonight’s fireworks at Gunwharf Quays

GUNWHARF Quays is holding its annual fireworks spectacular tonight.

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Icy blast set to hit England

Ex-NASA engineer reveals quickest way to defrost windscreens

With frosty mornings well and truly here, one man has revealed the quickest way to clear your windscreen in the mornings.

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The scam in action

Police warning over money-off voucher scam

Police have issued a warning about a new scam currently doing the rounds on WhatsApp involving ‘money off vouchers’ for supermarkets like Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and M&S.

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