WATCH: How Hampshire's NATS air control centre copes with the busiest day of the summer

The UK’s air traffic controllers are preparing for the peak of what is likely to be their busiest ever summer, as families get ready to jet off on their holidays.

Emojis will be taking over Cascades shopping centre

Emojis set to invade Cascades

Cascades Shopping Centre in Portsmouth is preparing itself for an invasion of emojis this summer.

Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

MPs back campaign to restrict big spending on gambling machines

MPs across the area have backed The News’ campaign to restrict the amount that can be gambled on fixed betting odds terminals.

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Scott Yates

Grower takes home a gold from flower show

GROWER Scott Yates has returned home from Hampton Court Flower Show with a gold certificate under his belt.

Staff at National Regional Property Group

Company change name after going international

DEVELOPER Hampshire & Regional Property Group, is taking on a new name as it prepares to step onto the national stage.

James Perrin, centre, last year's winner from Feefo celebrates alongside Richard Howard from Amazon Web Services, left, and comedian Rob Beckett

Amazon invites firms to enter national awards

NOMINATIONS for this year’s Amazon Growing Business Awards have now been opened and one of last year’s winners is urging local businesses to get involved.


Lord and MP join forces to discuss enterprises

AN EXPERT joined Fareham businesspeople at the Lysses House Hotel this month.


New tax timetable confirmed

THE Government has confirmed a new timetable for Making Tax Digital.


Beautiful win for Avon’s top seller in UK

SUCCESS is more than skin deep for student Alistair Chekaoui, who has been named the most successful skin care seller for Avon in the country.


Letter of the day

‘This is the way forward Mrs Huxtable’


NATIONAL: Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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POLL: Should the government impose a £10 limit on wagers for fixed odds betting machines?

POLL: Should the government impose a £10 limit on wagers for fixed odds betting machines?

The News is calling for restrictions on ‘highly addictive’ fixed odds betting terminals - but what do you think?

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UPDATE: Driver taken to hospital in ‘life-threatening’ condition after being found ‘slumped over wheel’ on Eastern Road

A MOTORIST has been taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition.


Campaign is launched against ‘highly addictive’ fixed odds betting machines

TODAY The News is calling for restrictions on ‘highly addictive’ fixed odds betting terminals that can have a devastating impact on gamblers.

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Eastern Road. Geograph: Labelled for reuse

Delays of up to an hour on Eastern Road

DELAYS of up to an hour have ground Eastern Road traffic to a halt.

Glenmore Business Park   Picture: High Level Photography Ltd

Expansion deal secured for busy business park

GLENMORE Business Park in Chichester has become full to capacity and is set to expand.


Portsmouth Guildhall is looking for new trustees to help take it through its £15m Renaissance project

THERE is an opportunity to have your say on the future of Portsmouth Guildhall, as the trust which runs it is looking for new trustees.

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The Solent LEP reveals a £5m innovation fund

Companies and organisations based in the Solent region with innovative investment proposals are being asked to apply for up to £5m in the Solent LEP’s new round of its Innovation Fund.


Pharmacy wins top awards

An independent pharmacy based in Portsmouth has recently won several awards.

Hayling islanders are set to receive expert hearing services

Specsavers and Hayling Clinic team up on island

AS of August this year the Specsavers Hearing Centre in Havant will be helping the residents of Hayling Island.

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