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Portsmouth city council gains funding to kick-start app plans to help reduce congestion

Portsmouth
From left: Ken Storer (83), Ray Potts celebrating his 75th birthday today, and Pete Jolliffe (70) all from Gosport. 

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Hundreds flock to join Gosport’s premier beer festival

Business
QA Hospital in Cosham Picture: PA

Thieves steal £29,000 from QA Hospital

Crime
(l-r) Paul Godier, Clare Satchwell and Peter Chegwyn

Revealed: the councillors who failed to pay council tax

Politics

Axing Portsmouth pool would be a ‘crime against children’ campaigners say

Portsmouth

THIS WEEK IN 1986: Tory grip on Hampshire is smashed in by-election

Heritage

Nude TV show is on the look out for Portsmouth singletons

Business

Fire breaks out on cargo ship off the Isle of Wight

Gosport

Artists band together for vandalised studio

Crime

Quit whining - and if you can’t cope, buy some hair dye

Trish Bell, shop manager, with Michael Woods and his donations.

Picture: Sarah Standing.

Kind-hearted builder brings ray of hope to charity targeted by thieves

Crime

Warning as council tax conmen target Portsmouth residents

Portsmouth
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Jail for ‘sweaty’ robber caught out for wearing jacket on summer’s day

Crime
QA Hospital in Cosham Picture: PA

Thieves steal £29,000 from QA Hospital

Crime
Former University of Portsmouth student Oliver Dearlove

Thug faces years behind bars for killing former University of Portsmouth student with ‘single punch’

Crime 2

West Sussex pensioner cautioned for sending offensive messages to MPs

Crime 1

Husband of murdered Southsea woman tells of ordeal

Crime

Artists band together for vandalised studio

Crime 1

Colleagues club round MS sufferer Gosport fraud victim

Crime 1

Drivers still on the roads with 12 points

Crime

VIDEO: Thieves raid stock for charity stores across south Hampshire

Crime 7

Fareham council ups council tax by £5 a year to combat falling government grants

Fareham

Warning as council tax conmen target Portsmouth residents

Portsmouth
Jubilant Jim Murray holds his Alliance rosette high after winning the by-election (6740-1)

THIS WEEK IN 1986: Tory grip on Hampshire is smashed in by-election

Heritage
Springfield School in Drayton, Portsmouth Picture: Google

Axing Portsmouth pool would be a ‘crime against children’ campaigners say

Portsmouth

District to be ‘tax free by 2022’ vows leader

Business

Copeland by-election result ‘a disaster for Labour and the nation’

Politics 7

East Hampshire to become ‘council tax free’ by 2022 vows leader

Politics 8

Watch: Westminster debate sees support for Gosport naval base threatened with closure

Gosport 6

Councillor calls to save bus he said ‘few were using’

Portsmouth

Rail operator ‘very sorry’

Travel
The app will be designed to help avoid congestion

Portsmouth city council gains funding to kick-start app plans to help reduce congestion

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Hampton Manor Hotel.

Travel review: Hampton Manor provides a treat to the taste buds

Travel
Tim Williamson of Blake Morgan, in Portsmouth

Expert explains how motorists can legally drive on the road with 12 or more penalty points

Portsmouth 3
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UPDATE: Traffic clearing on M27 after lorry drops filing cabinet on road

Travel 1

900 motorists across south still driving despite having 12 or more penalty points

Crime 4

Hovertravel services suspended

Travel

Trains cancelled on Portsmouth-Waterloo line

Travel

Hampshire rail passengers urged to plan journeys as Storm Doris hits

Travel 2
QA Hospital in Cosham Picture: PA

Thieves steal £29,000 from QA Hospital

Crime

Coroner warns of ‘significant risks’ linked to drug

Health 1
From left, Liessa Mallinson, deputy contract at Manager Victim Support, Yvonne Carter, deputy service manager for SDAS, Claire Lambon, CEO of SDAS and Ian Stiff, contract account manager at Victim Support.

CAPTION: From left, Liessa Mallinson, Yvonne Carter, Claire Lambon and Ian Stiff.

Local charities join forces to fight domestic abuse

Fareham
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Portsmouth lecturer has his say on study showing 10 fruit and veg a day is key to longer life

Health 2

Figures show staff absences in NHS organisations

Health

Fundraising for a very special young lady

Days Out

‘NHS funding is not keeping up pace...’

Health

B&Q issues safety warning over light fittings

Business
'Oaklands School - Third year 1982-83' (PPP-170214-162320001)

REUNION: Did you leave Oaklands RC School in 1985?

Heritage
Springfield School in Drayton, Portsmouth Picture: Google

Axing Portsmouth pool would be a ‘crime against children’ campaigners say

Portsmouth
Portsmouth College students rose to an impressive challenge by teaming up with the LightHouse charity. Students raised �700 in a 'Back To Basics' day, which was held at the college.

CAPTION: Portsmouth College students rose to the challenge brilliantly, raising �700 for charity.

College students rise to a charity’s big challenge

Portsmouth
From left, Ella Rose, five, Emily Rose, five, and Louise Rose, 13. The Sir William Dupree & Phyllis Loe Chess Tournament, taking place at Portsmouth High School in April, is aimed at young people of all ages.

CAPTION: From left, Ella and Emily Rose, five, and Louise Rose, 13.

Battle of intellect for the 2017 chess title

Portsmouth
Growing up, the football pitch was the place to be (Pexels: labeled for reuse)

PAUL NEWELL: I was a speedy and versatile football – you had to be to play in four positions...

Heritage 1

Playgroup says thanks after donation from businessman

Business
Hilary Robinson with Martin Impey and her new novel Flo of the Somme

Budding young writers to tell story of animal heroes

Portsmouth

THIS WEEK IN 1985: Mystery pink prints cross Guildhall Square

Heritage

Thousands informed about child sex abuse

Portsmouth

Stubbington pupils to spend a night at Tim Peake exhibition

Fareham
Alan Mak MP pays tribute to British servicemen killed at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown in the Falklands

CAPTION: Alan Mak MP pays tribute to those who were killed during the Falklands War.

Paying respects to those who fell in the Falklands

Havant

Watch: Westminster debate sees support for Gosport naval base threatened with closure

Gosport 6

MPs criticised for lack of shipbuilding support

Defence
Plymouth Crown Court. Credit: Google Maps Street View

Portsmouth sailor cleared of raping sleeping woman

Crime

End of an era as Gold Rover sails into Portsmouth for the last time

Portsmouth

Building navy ‘war-winners’ could renew Portsmouth’s dockyard

Portsmouth 7

Princess Anne and relatives praise Portsmouth for SS Mendi commemorations

Portsmouth
Sarah Beeny

VERITY LUSH: I’m not sure that Sarah’s list provides a full picture

Opinion

NEWS COMMENT: We welcome this traffic plan – but it’s not the full answer

Opinion
Cheryl Gibbs' niece Hollie, right, who has alopecia, and Amy Norton, 10, who cut her hair off for a wig-making charity

CHERYL GIBBS: I’m in awe of the courage of these two little heroes

Opinion

NEWS COMMENT: We might not all like it but council tax is valuable

Opinion
Canon Bob White, centre, dressing up for St Mary's parish pantomime. The panto takes place during February half-term every year.

CAPTION: Canon Bob White, centre, dressed up for the parish pantomime

It’s time for panto - oh yes it is!

Portsmouth
Alan Mak MP pays tribute to British servicemen killed at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown in the Falklands

CAPTION: Alan Mak MP pays tribute to those who were killed during the Falklands War.

Paying respects to those who fell in the Falklands

Havant
Rev Amy Webb, from All Saints' Church in Botley.

CAPTION: Rev Amy Webb believes Easter is the most important date in the year for Christians.

The most important time of the year

Fareham

Let’s get children into our churches

Havant 1

NEWS COMMENT: Cuts to CAB finding might come back to haunt council

Opinion 2

RICK JACKSON: Let’s cherish the hovercraft as a Great British tradition

Opinion

REGIONAL: Video shows ‘UFO’ above park

People

Dog saddles up for motorbike rides

People

WATCH: Seagull causes a flap in Poundland

People

Man racially abused after brain injury leaves him with Polish accent

People 1

WATCH: Rare giraffe’s public bow

People

WATCH: Kammy relives THAT priceless live broadcast from Fratton Park

Pompey 2

WATCH: Is this the greatest pool trick shot of all time?

People

WATCH: Cheeky fox steals bird food

People
Trish Bell, shop manager, with Michael Woods and his donations.

Picture: Sarah Standing.

Kind-hearted builder brings ray of hope to charity targeted by thieves

Crime
From left: Ken Storer (83), Ray Potts celebrating his 75th birthday today, and Pete Jolliffe (70) all from Gosport. 

Picture: Sarah Standing (170270-7662)

Hundreds flock to join Gosport’s premier beer festival

Business
Joe McElderry is starring in the lead role of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. With Lucy Kay as the Narrator.

Britain’s Got Talent star Lucy Kay tells how Joseph’s story is still helping beat the bullies

Theatre

WATCH: Diver Ian Peach from Southsea tells of the moment he was stranded with sharks after a dive at sea

Portsmouth

REGIONAL: Video shows ‘UFO’ above park

People
The Great White Shark. Picture: Wikimedia

LISTED: Five of the world’s deadliest sharks

People

Divers swim for their lives after their boat disappears in shark-infested sea

People 4

Local charities join forces to fight domestic abuse

Fareham

It’s time for panto - oh yes it is!

Portsmouth

Paying respects to those who fell in the Falklands

Havant

College students rise to a charity’s big challenge

Portsmouth
Joe McElderry is starring in the lead role of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. With Lucy Kay as the Narrator.

Britain’s Got Talent star Lucy Kay tells how Joseph’s story is still helping beat the bullies

Theatre
Pete Tong playing at Mutiny in the Park, Victoria Park in Portsmouth, 2014. Picture by Melanie Leininger

It’s all going Pete Tong for music nights at famed Goodwood show

Whats on
Sue Perkins

Sue Perkins leaves The Great British Bake Off and prepares to make a spectacle of herself

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