Units worth £1.6m available for firms later this year

CONSTRUCTION work has started on the final phase of new industrial and warehouse units.


Safety system issue causes train delays

PROBLEMS with a track safety system caused delays on trains yesterday.

Employees from Pfizer with Sue Webber, left, from Butser Ancient Farm

Pfizer workers spend time volunteering at popular attraction

A group of 10 willing volunteers took time out of their working days to help out Butser Ancient Farm.

From left, Pauline Scutt, Michael Evans, Roark McMaster, Colin Hill and Tony Berry  Group wants to set up a community-led shuttle bus in Hayling Island

Campaigner asks for community’s support in getting Hayling Island bus project off the ground

I WON’T give up, the island needs this – that’s the message from one campaigner who is vowing to start a community-funded shuttle bus service.

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Eldon Arms receiving a big upgrade

THE landlady of The Eldon Arms is looking to completely revitalise the venue.


Parents excited for new era at school

BRUNE Park Community School’s new status as an academy has gone down well with parents, according to the school.

Campaigners vow to never stop fighting for Southsea pub

Campaigners vow to never stop fighting for Southsea pub

MEMBERS of a community group hoping to safeguard the futureThe Eldon Arms say they will not give up with the battle.

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Construction of new Portsmouth Aldi store to cause delays for drivers

DRIVERS are being warned to expect delays while a new Aldi is built.

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Lively Lady inside the International Boatbuilding Training College

Iconic yacht Lively Lady in a sorry state as storm grows over failed restoration

Bosses at a boatbuilding college have been accused of failing to live up to a deal to restore an iconic vessel that sailed the globe twice.

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Fred Summers was conned by crooks who said his computer had a virus

‘How could I be so foolish?’ asks Fred after computer scam cost him £1,200

Former Bedhampton bricklayer Fred Summers bought his first computer when he retired and quickly took to surfing the net like a duck to water.

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A pleasant surprise on a visit to the bank

A VISIT to the bank can be a daunting prospect, especially for those who were not born in the digital age.

March 1962 and a naval rating signals Halt to more conventional traffic as the Saunders-Roe SRN1 crosses the seafront at Lee-on-the-Solent and returns to HMS Ariel, now the site of the Hovercraft Museum. Roles such as anti-submarine warfare, air-sea rescue and mine countermeasures were foreseen.						                                Pictures courtesy Amberley Publishing

Spotlight hovers over Lee-on-the-Solent museum

Along the seafront at Lee-on-the-Solent, opposite the slipway, lies an entrance to what was HMS Daedalus but now leads to the Hovercraft Museum – the only hovercraft museum in the world.

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Furnishing anniversary

BLENDWORTH Furnishings in Horndean is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.

How the floodriskfinder app looks

App designed to help highlight flood issues

IT’S the app that is, quite literally, taking the world by storm.

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Wave 105 celebrates commercial success

RADIO station Wave 105 is celebrating commercial success.


New site changes the face of online dating

A NEW website looks set to change the world of online dating forever.

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‘Sholo’ shirts introduced for Portsmouth bus drivers

BUS drivers across Portsmouth will be seen travelling the roads in a brand new uniform.

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New feature for Portsmouth Uber users

UBER customers in Portsmouth are now able to opt into a new carpool scheme.

A computer-generated image of the proposed development

Housing developers at Fort Gilkicker say the future of wildlife is in safe hands

CONCERNS over the future of wildlife at a housing development have been laid to rest.

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All train lines between Portsmouth, Cosham and Havant closed this weekend: Here’s all you need to know

All train lines between Portsmouth, Cosham and Havant closed this weekend: Here’s all you need to know

All train lines between Portsmouth, Cosham and Havant will be closed throughout the bank holiday weekend for maintenance and renewal work.

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