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Conmen cheat elderly Southsea couple out of hundreds of pounds

Crime
Picture: Mike Searle

Man found dead at Farlington Marshes

Crime
Police turn up to the Venture Tower as protestors thought to be from the far-right make an appearance Picture: Habibur Rahman

‘Far-right’ gang disrupt event in Portsmouth gathering aid for refugees

Portsmouth
Andy Stevens

‘My life has been destroyed by my mother’ says sex abuse victim

Crime

Pensioner taken to hospital after funeral cortege crashes into Portsmouth pub

Travel

Homeless man set fire to Fareham Town FC commentary box after row

Crime

Resurfacing work to continue on motorway sections

Fareham

Portsmouth to debate offering free kennel places to dogs of city’s homeless

Politics
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Left-right: chief executive of the Solent LEP Anne-Marie Mountifield, Lord Bridges, Leader of Portsmouth City Council Cllr Donna Jones
Left-right: chief executive of the Solent LEP Anne-Marie Mountifield, Lord Bridges, Leader of Portsmouth City Council Cllr Donna Jones

Businesses speak up over the UK’s Brexit strategy during EU round-table meeting in Portsmouth

Politics

Conmen cheat elderly Southsea couple out of hundreds of pounds

Crime
The damaged door of a commentary box at Fareham Town FC after the fire set by Paul Barber Picture: CPS Wessex

Homeless man set fire to Fareham Town FC commentary box after row

Crime 2
Andy Stevens

‘My life has been destroyed by my mother’ says sex abuse victim

Crime
Picture: Mike Searle

Man found dead at Farlington Marshes

Crime

Three arrested in Portsmouth bike thefts investigation

Crime
Linda Denham-Larholt outside court

Mother who sexually abused young son spared jail

Crime
Police were called to an incident in Paulsgrove

Arrest made after public order incident in Paulsgrove

Crime

Mobility scooter rider, 80, in hospital after 'serious' Gosport crash

Crime

Police appeal after woman disappears in Hampshire

Crime 1

Police storm knifeman in dramatic Portsmouth stand-off

Portsmouth

PICTURE GALLERY: Stamshaw siege

Crime
BAR Lord Bridges PIC 2

Left-right: chief executive of the Solent LEP Anne-Marie Mountifield, Lord Bridges, Leader of Portsmouth City Council Cllr Donna Jones
Left-right: chief executive of the Solent LEP Anne-Marie Mountifield, Lord Bridges, Leader of Portsmouth City Council Cllr Donna Jones

Businesses speak up over the UK’s Brexit strategy during EU round-table meeting in Portsmouth

Politics 5
Police turn up to the Venture Tower as protestors thought to be from the far-right make an appearance Picture: Habibur Rahman

‘Far-right’ gang disrupt event in Portsmouth gathering aid for refugees

Portsmouth 18

Portsmouth to debate offering free kennel places to dogs of city’s homeless

Politics 8

UK must strike up relationship with Donald Trump says Portsmouth council boss

Politics 12

SUELLA FERNANDES: This is a great opportunity to hone debating skills

Fareham

ALAN MAK: Let our sporting success inspire you in 2017

Havant 5

Resurfacing work to continue on motorway sections

Fareham 2
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

Business
Portsmouth drivers were angered after complications led to them being caught up in massive rush hour tailbacks (5126-1)

THIS WEEK IN 1981: City tempers frayed amid rush hour chaos

Heritage
Beautiful view of Hamburg city centre  by the town hall and Alster river.

Travel review: Sampling the old and new in Beatles’ second city

Travel
The crash site in Old Portsmouth    PHOTO: Damian Harrington

Pensioner taken to hospital after funeral cortege crashes into Portsmouth pub

Travel 8
A fire broke out on a Wightlink car ferry yesterday.
Picture date Thursday 19th January, 2017. Picture by Christopher Ison. Contact +447544 044177 chris@christopherison.com PPP-170119-105506001

Reduced Wightlink service between Portsmouth and Fisbourne after ferry fire

Travel

Crew praised for battling blaze on packed Wightlink ferry

Travel

Signalman saves three children from certain death on Portsmouth rail line

Heritage

Girl almost stranded after rail station staff refuse to let her onto platform

Travel 3

UPDATE: Driver escapes blazing vehicle on the M27 unscathed

News 7
Workshops are aiming to reduce the number of injuries among over-65s this winter

Trusts call on people to follow tips and prevent falls

Health 1

Fareham champion fundraiser to saddle up with Denise Van Outen in 187-mile India challenge

Fareham
From left, Sam Merrick with his brothers Liam, 10, Kiran, 11, and dad Paul 
Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Brave Sam Merrick’s family ask for help in keeping charity going

Health 1

Tesco recalls ready meal over nuts allergy risk

Health

Giving people who feel left out a chance to fit in

Gosport

Solent Mind and Southern Health win contract for mental health service

Health 1

Portsmouth Labour leader calls for more NHS funding

Health 1

RT REV CHRISTOPHER FOSTER, BISHOP OF PORTSMOUTH: The armed forces deserve our respect

Portsmouth

Bellringers looking forward to VIP visit

Education
The employment fair will bring Gosport businesses and residents together

COUNCILLOR STEPHEN PHILPOT: Promoting town’s career opportunities

Gosport 6
Fareham MP Suella Fernandes will decide who wins the students debating contest

SUELLA FERNANDES: This is a great opportunity to hone debating skills

Fareham

Year 12 UTC Portsmouth places still up for grabs

Education
The trophies for the Bedenham Spelling Championship and, inset, the winners

Children and teachers in learn-to-spell tournament

Gosport 1

Pupils explore the world with Google’s virtual reality programme

Waterlooville
File photo dated 03/12/03 of pupils during a lesson as teachers would have to be licensed and could be sacked if they fail tough checks on their abilities, under plans unveiled by Labour. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday January 11, 2014. See PA story EDUCATION Teachers. Photo credit should read: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire PPP-170901-130439001

Portsmouth schools celebrate GCSE success as government unveils latest performance data

Education

Portsmouth MP welcomes student group to Westminster for 15th anniversary

Education 3

School meals to be increased in price in Hampshire County Council schools

Education

Approval for school expansions means more pupil places

Havant

Whiteley nursery marks ten years with big celebration

Fareham
Explosives experts from the Royal Navys Portsmouth-based Southern Diving Unit 2 destroyed the rusting Second World War munition close to the Houses of Parliament   PHOTO:  Royal Navy

Portsmouth explosives experts destroy bomb near the Houses of Parliament

Portsmouth 1
Divers inspecting the wreck of HMS Vanguard in Scapa Flow PHOTO:  Bob Anderson/HMS Vanguard Expedition 2017/PA Wire

PICTURES: Eerie images of sunken Royal Navy ship HMS Vanguard

Portsmouth 2
Bishop Christopher says service personnel should not be disadvantaged by the mobile nature of their role

RT REV CHRISTOPHER FOSTER, BISHOP OF PORTSMOUTH: The armed forces deserve our respect

Portsmouth

Tributes paid to hero sailor who died age 94

Havant

Questions are raised over Royal Navy’s new general purpose frigate

Defence

‘Heed report’s advice to build more warships’, says Portsmouth MP

Portsmouth 4

Jet skiers fined after obstructing launch of Wightlink Ferry in Portsmouth Harbour

Portsmouth 5
Verity (right) with friend Lenka and group leader Justine Holland-Reynolds

Being near the sea is the main reason I love it here

Opinion

Let’s hope Alex leads a new boom 
in sailing

Opinion
The employment fair will bring Gosport businesses and residents together

COUNCILLOR STEPHEN PHILPOT: Promoting town’s career opportunities

Gosport 6
Fareham MP Suella Fernandes will decide who wins the students debating contest

SUELLA FERNANDES: This is a great opportunity to hone debating skills

Fareham
Beautiful trees in Waverley Road park, Southsea, cared for by tree wardens

PAULINE POWELL: Would you like to care for our trees?

Portsmouth
Alan on a walk along the Hayling Billy path with staff from Hampshire County Council

ALAN MAK: Let our sporting success inspire you in 2017

Havant 5
Kim Woodburn

Celebrity Big Brother has become uncomfortable viewing

Opinion 4

Doing the breakfast show is a great time to be on air

Opinion 1

CAROLINE DINENAGE: Funding will transform our approach to mental health

Opinion

Distracted drivers: time to throw the book at them

Opinion

TINA HELME: Stand up for what you believe in

Gosport 1

Man racially abused after brain injury leaves him with Polish accent

People

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

Webcam viewers wait for eagle chick to hatch

People 1

WATCH: Cheeky kitten plays peek-a-boo

People

Watch: Goal kick strikes flying seagull

People

Man racially abused after brain injury leaves him with Polish accent

People

WATCH: Rare giraffe’s public bow

People
Gosport's Alex Thomson is watched by his wife Kate, son Oscar and daughter Georgia, as he celebrates with champagne after finishing second in the Vendee Globe race Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Gosport sailor Alex Thompson hailed for his incredible second in the Vendee Globe

People 1
Alex Thomson at the end of the Vendee Globe Picture: Jean-Marie Liot / DPPI / Vendee Globe

Gosport’s Alex Thompson hailed as an inspiration by the public

Gosport
Credit: Daniel Smith

Strange lights prompt wild UFO speculation

People 5
The employment fair will bring Gosport businesses and residents together

COUNCILLOR STEPHEN PHILPOT: Promoting town’s career opportunities

Gosport 6
Fareham MP Suella Fernandes will decide who wins the students debating contest

SUELLA FERNANDES: This is a great opportunity to hone debating skills

Fareham

PAULINE POWELL: Would you like to care for our trees?

Portsmouth

ALAN MAK: Let our sporting success inspire you in 2017

Havant 5

Woman forced to leave home as she is ‘allergic to WiFi’

People 15
The Osmonds come to Portsmouth. From left: Merrill, Jimmy and Jay Osmond.

Crazy horses couldn’t keep the Osmonds away this Christmas

Gigs and Music
Shane Richie and Jessie Wallace as Robin Hood and Maid Marion star in the Mayflower's panto, Robin Hood.
 Photo by Robin Jones/Digital South.

Kat and Alfie go on the rob in pantoland

Theatre