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Teejay Stainer with his Eminem-inspired prosthetic leg Picture: Solent News & Photo Agency'UK
Teejay Stainer with his Eminem-inspired prosthetic leg Picture: Solent News & Photo Agency'UK
A crackdown on pension scams has been outlined by the government

Government targets pension crooks in crackdown

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Here’s a breakdown of some of the top stories currently running on The News’ website portsmouth.co.uk

1) DJ devastated after lifetime of memories are stolen.

Devastated DJ Chris Vaux is appealing to thieves who stole a hard drive from his van to give it back.

The device not only contains a lifetime of music, but pictures of his best friend who died two years ago.

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2) Taxi driver held down and assaulted - for refusing to break the law

A man stopped a taxi driver fleeing as a friend attacked him – all because the cabbie refused to take more passengers than legally allowed.

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3) Eminem sends gift to brave 10-year-old amputee

Eminem sent a surprise gift to a 10-year-old amputee Teejay Stainer after the youngster put images of the rap star on his Portsmouth-made prosthetic leg.

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4) Calls for decision on future of surgery at Portsmouth hospital after 1,627-day wait

It’s been 1,627 days since the future of vascular surgery at QA Hospital was put under threat - and now calls have been made to finally end the long-running saga.

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5) Portsmouth Tory councillors accused of being ‘heartless’ for demanding door be closed to refugees

Councillors have been labelled ‘heartless’ after demanding the door be closed on more asylum seekers coming to Portsmouth.

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Plus, there’s also:

Portsmouth’s Bangladeshi community praise Great British Bake Off winner - http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/bake-off-winner-hailed-a-true-british-muslim-by-portsmouth-bangladeshi-community-1-6999696

Nine ways to get the best price for your goods on eBay - http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/business/local-business/nine-ways-to-get-the-best-price-for-your-goods-on-ebay-1-6999918