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BRIAN KIDD: Want ultra-trendy violets? Put them in a fish tank

I started cutting down the old dead stems on the plants in the herbaceous border at home, but because of the wind and rain had to stop.

Homes and Gardens
South Africa Lion's Lair Dreyer Family Shiraz

ALISTAIR GIBSON: Rabbie himself would approve of these hearty reds

We may be a long way from bonnie Scotland, but it seems Burns’ Night is now celebrated far and wide.

Food and Drink
The Abbaye aux Hommes, built by William the Conqueror, in Caen. Picture: Emilie Ursule/ Normandy Regional Tourist Board

A foodie Segway tour through fascinating Caen

It’s a city of soaring spires and high culture, steeped in history and with a serious obsession with food.

Parsnip soup

LAWRENCE MURPHY: Frosts make your parsnips sweeter

On an early morning cycle ride it was beautiful to see the countryside cloaked in white frost, as if a huge white silk tablecloth had been dropped from the sky.

Food and Drink
Don't risk planting supermarket potatoes

BRIAN KIDD: Should I plant supermarket spuds? PLUS Jobs for the weekend

Our gardening expert answers your questions

Homes and Gardens
Members of the Pompey in the Community Walking Football Club in action

You’ll never walk alone - football for the over-40s

It’s the beautiful game – without all the running.

Real Life
The likes of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will make the Switch popular

Nintendo Switch games revealed as launch looms large

Nintendo’s brand new console the Switch is out in just over a month’s time and a host of games have been confirmed for the intriguing machine.

SOUTHSEA GREEN: Keep cosy and make big plans for your plot

SOUTHSEA GREEN: Keep cosy and make big plans for your plot

January, brrrrrrr. It would be great if we could all go abroad for this horrible month.

Homes and Gardens
Lucy Porter

‘Aw, it’s all 
right love, it 
all works out 
in the end...’

Comic Lucy Porter has found herself living a life her teenage self might not have approved of, but she’s quite happy with that.

Is selfie app Meitu invading your privacy?

Is selfie app Meitu invading your privacy?

The latest photo editing app to go viral, Meitu, has sparked serious security and privacy concerns as Android users are allegedly giving away huge amounts of information to the Chinese tech company in order to download the selfie taking app.

The Flying Scotsman 
Picture: Karl Freeman

Flying Scotsman heads for Hampshire

The Flying Scotsman is to return to Hampshire.

A fire broke out on a Wightlink car ferry yesterday.
Picture date Thursday 19th January, 2017. Picture by Christopher Ison. Contact +447544 044177 PPP-170119-105506001

Reduced Wightlink service between Portsmouth and Fisbourne after ferry fire

A REDUCED service is running between Portsmouth and Fishbourne following a devastating fire on a Wightlink car ferry yesterday.

Artist Anohni. Photo by Alice O'Malley

Transgender singer from Chichester nominated for Brit Award

A transgender singer from Chichester has been nominated for Best British Female at the Brit Awards - 11 years after being nominated for Best British Male.

The Dolphin, Old Portsmouth

Five of the best traditional pubs in Portsmouth

The Dolphin

41 High Street

A great example of a self-styled ‘village pub’ in the heart of Old Portsmouth, The Dolphin is also the city’s oldest, dating back to 1716. Recently refurbished as a Bermondsey Pub Company bar, it features a window frame said to have been signed by Nelson.

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Farmer Butcher Chef

REVIEW: Farmer Butcher Chef, Goodwood

A great restaurant – or cafe, bistro or even chippy – is one in which everything just feels right.

Food and Drink
The Ministry of Books - Miniatures is currently in residence at Aspex, Gunwharf Quays

What’s On from Friday, January 20 to Thursday, January 26

What’s on for the week ahead

Days Out

From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority has released the 10 most complained-about adverts from last year.

Why has the price of courgettes gone up?

Why has the price of courgettes gone up?

YOU may have noticed that the price of courgettes is higher than normal.

Business 1
The vehicle fire. Credit: Highways England

UPDATE: Driver escapes blazing vehicle on the M27 unscathed

A DRIVER – whose vehicle burst into flames on the M27 – escaped his blazing motor without injury, firefighters have said.

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A3(M) near Havant

5.30pm Travel Update

Here is this evening’s travel news.

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