Travel firm names coach after long-serving driver David

A coach firm has paid tribute to one of its drivers by naming its latest vehicle after him

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Public asked to comment on Southsea Post Office relocation

A POST Office is proposing to relocate.

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Family fun day to be held for young boy

CARING Sallyann Payer is hosting a family fun day for a good cause.

Mark Smith, CEO The Southern Co-operative

Free event will explore responsible business

BUSINESS leaders are invited to an event celebrating Responsible Business Week.


Councillors in favour of business rate changes

FIGURES that show shops will be better off due to changes in business rates have been welcomed by the deputy leader of Portsmouth City Council.


Bulgarian deal for fire alarm manufacturer

NEARLY 500 fire detection devices manufactured in Havant have been chosen for a new innovative office in Bulgaria’s capital city of Sofia.


Law firm welcomes U-turn

PLANS to scrap a controversial rise in legal fees payable after death have been welcomed.

Stephen Wilde,general manager of Southbourne Rubber  in Waterlooville,with MiBands Picture: Malcolm Wells (170403-9230)

Rubber factory gives inventor Stephen an idea

How often have you had to take off your wedding ring? Whether it’s at the gym or at work, it’s not something you want to lose.

Bowlplex in Portsmouth is set to be transformed into a Hollywood Bowl with a �750,000 refurbishment

Portsmouth’s bowling alley set for plush £750k movie makeover

THE bright lights of Gunwharf Quays will become home to a dazzling Hollywood Bowl this month, as the Bowlplex undergoes a £750,000 refurbishment.

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Authority awards launched

A BID has been launched to find the best small business-friendly initiatives undertaken by local authorities across Dorset, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.


Leadership test devised for fire service

A GROUND-BREAKING tool has been devised to help shape the fire chiefs of the future.

Ronnie Marks, eight, left, from Cosham enjoys a game with Lennon Wearn, nine, from Wymering

Picture: Malcolm Wells (170420-1120)

Retro gamers turn back hands of time

GAMERS came out in force to take part in a retro games day at a church.

Hannah Eade (14) and Marianne Osman (14).

Picture: Sarah Standing

Portsmouth students inspired about their futures at event

STUDENTS were inspired to get excited about their future and what they can achieve if they work hard.


WATCH: Work starts on new Royal Navy ship

Work has begun on a new ship for the Royal Navy.

Picture: Andrew Parsons

New rules on speeding penalties are out today - and here’s how they will affect you

Sentencing guidelines for serious speeding offences in England in Wales have been changed - and this is what they mean for drivers.

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Campaign shows its support for round-world race

Campaign shows its support for round-world race

ONE of the most ambitious marketing initiatives ever run by the UK government has shown its support for a legendary round-the-world race.

The Land Rover BAR practising before the 2016 America's Cup racing in Portsmouth

Mobile app hopes to give Sir Ben Ainslie advantage in America’s Cup

A NEW mobile app has been developed exclusively for Ben Ainslie Racing with the hopes it will help the team bring the America’s Cup to Portsmouth.

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THIS WEEK IN 1994: Sex horseplay ends in hefty £700 fine

A Portsmouth-based seaman who admitted simulating sex with a Wren was fined £700 and stripped of three good conduct medals.

Gosport author Averil Branson launches her new book at The Discovery Centre in Gosport 
Picture: Ian Hargreaves (170513-1)

Gosport author launches crime fantasy thriller

A FIRST time author has drawn on her own spiritual experiences to write a crime fantasy thriller, complete with high-speed motorcycles chases and gunshots.


WATCH: Revellers enjoy Record Store Day street fair in Southsea

HUNDREDS of music lovers gathered to celebrate Record Store Day 2017 and all that’s great about vinyl.

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