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Christmas shoebox appeal is launched

Christmas shoebox appeal is launched

CHRISTMAS may be a while away yet, but plans are already in motion to help out people less fortunate this festive season.

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Narnia set to visit Portsmouth at Christmas for three-week festive extravaganza

Narnia set to visit Portsmouth at Christmas for three-week festive extravaganza

STEPPING into the magical world of Narnia is now something you can do in real life – and not just by immersing yourself in books or films.

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THIS WEEK IN 1986: Gang went to mass after a punch-up

THIS WEEK IN 1986: Gang went to mass after a punch-up

A gang member who allegedly assaulted a group of sailors on Christmas Eve went to midnight mass with blood on his boots, Portsmouth Magistrates Court was told. About a dozen youths picked on five sailors without the slightest provocation, it was alleged.

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Huge charity fundraiser
for air ambulance service

Huge charity fundraiser for air ambulance service

STAFF at Meon Valley Marriott Hotel & Country Club have raised more than £1,000 at a recent charity event.

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MP praises student who 
won Christmas card comp

MP praises student who won Christmas card comp

YOUNG people at Fareham have earned the praise of their local MP for their entries in this year’s Christmas card competition.

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WATCH: Family raises hundreds for charity after epic Mariah Carey-themed Christmas lights display

WATCH: Family raises hundreds for charity after epic Mariah Carey-themed Christmas lights display

A family who built an epic Christmas lights display to the music of Mariah Carey in their front garden have raised nearly £300 to support neonatal care in the UK.

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Charity are thankful for Christmas donations

Charity are thankful for Christmas donations

A CHARITY has thanked members of the public who made donations that went towards disadvantaged children for Christmas.

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‘Take Back Tuesday’: Busiest day of the year to return unwanted Christmas gifts

‘Take Back Tuesday’: Busiest day of the year to return unwanted Christmas gifts

Millions of people across the country will be heading back to work today after the Christmas break, but today is also set to be one of the busiest days of the year for postal staff.

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Havant charity shop appeals for unwanted Christmas gifts

Havant charity shop appeals for unwanted Christmas gifts

A CHARITY shop is appealing for any unwanted Christmas presents to be donated.

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Charity appeal for any unwanted Christmas gifts across Portsmouth

Charity appeal for any unwanted Christmas gifts across Portsmouth

BARNARDO’s stores across Portsmouth are appealing for unwanted Christmas presents to be donated.

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Give the gift of gin this Christmas with these fantastic festive treats

Gin Advent CalendarPicture: John LewisCount down the days to Christmas one mini bottle of Edinburgh Gin at a time thanks to this cute advent

Tesco's latest release could see them win the war for weirdest Christmas crisp flavour

Rightly hailed for their usual Christmas release - Pigs in Blankets flavoured crisps - this winter's limited edition flavour has left many

2017's comfiest clothes to lounge around in on Christmas morning

Onsies, jammies, slippers and socks and slippers: tear open the wrapping paper in style with comfy lounge wear for the big day.Tartan

Britain's booziest advent calendar launched - that includes 25 full size bottles of gin

Britain's booziest advent calendar has been launched - containing 25 full size bottles of gin. They are encased in a custom-made wooden cabinet