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‘Can you hear me?’ - people in Portsmouth warned to hang up on new phone scam

People in Portsmouth are being warned of a new telephone scam which is set to hit the UK.

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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

GENEROUS builder Michael Woods has brought fresh hope to a charity blighted by thieves after donating a huge pile of goods to help it get back on its feet.

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Warning as council tax conmen target Portsmouth residents

RESIDENTS are being warned not to be cheated out of their cash by scammers claiming they can save homeowners money on the council tax.

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

A SECURITY guard tried to thwart armed robbers after spotting them in thick winter clothing on a sunny day.

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QA Hospital in Cosham Picture: PA

Thieves steal £29,000 from QA Hospital

THOUSANDS of pounds worth of jewellery, bikes and cash have been stolen from Queen Alexandra Hospital.

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Former University of Portsmouth student Oliver Dearlove

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

​A JOBLESS thug is facing years in jail for killing former University of Portsmouth student Oliver Dearlove with a single punch.

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West Sussex pensioner cautioned for sending offensive messages to MPs

A pensioner has accepted a caution for sending offensive messages to Members of Parliament.

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Husband of murdered Southsea woman tells of ordeal

Husband of murdered Southsea woman tells of ordeal

A man whose Southsea-born wife was brutally murdered in South Africa has told of the terrible moment he found his wife with fatal wounds.

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Artists band together for vandalised studio

THE art community has banded together in a show of support to save a local art studio that has been vandalised.

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Colleagues club round MS sufferer Gosport fraud victim

Colleagues club round MS sufferer Gosport fraud victim

A FRAUD victim who was cheated out of £56,000 by a friend has been overwhelmed after former colleagues have rallied to his support.

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Drivers still on the roads with 12 points

A CRIMINAL lawyer has said magistrates consider on a case-by-case basis whether or not someone should be banned from driving.

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VIDEO: Thieves raid stock for charity stores across south Hampshire

THIEVES have stolen hundreds of bags of donations from a charity.

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Windows are smashed during under-18 disco night

FIVE windows were damaged by yobs during an under-18 disco at a leisure centre.

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The efit of the suspect who punched a pensioner

E-fit released following assault on 76-year-old dog walker in Portsmouth

POLICE have released an e-fit of a man in connection with an assault on a dog walker in Portsmouth.

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Lady Colin Campbell arrives at Brighton and Hove Magistrates' Court. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire.

Reality TV star Lady Campbell found guilty of causing A27 pile-up

Reality TV star Lady Colin Campbell has been found guilty of causing a three-car pile-up on the A27 after pulling out into traffic on a dual carriageway.

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Crookhorn shooting: police arrest man for ‘conspiring to murder’

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of conspiring both to murder and supply class A drugs, in the sixth arrest made after a man was shot in the head.

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Dullstroom, in Mpualanga province. Credit: Google Street View

Southsea woman brutally murdered in South Africa

A woman originally from Southsea has been horrifically murdered after a gang broke into her home.

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Plymouth Crown Court. Credit: Google Maps Street View

Portsmouth sailor cleared of raping sleeping woman

A Royal Navy sailor has been cleared of raping a woman as she slept.

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Police launch probe after yobs smash bus window

Police launch probe after yobs smash bus window

A BUS window was smashed after yobs fired a pellet gun.

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