Museum retrospective

Sailors from a Portsmouth Royal Navy minehunter crew have rowed 805 miles - to Disneyland Paris and back - in 48 hours to raise money for their shipmates son who has been diagnosed with cancer.

The personnel of Mine Countermeasure Squadron - Crew 2 held a 48 hour rowathon in aid of 9 year old Ethan John, son of Able Seaman (MineWarfare) Craig John.

Kind Portsmouth sailors’ row helps boy battling cancer

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EMSWORTH Museum is reopening for the spring and summer.

The first exhibition at the museum will be photos by the late Maurice Broomfield, which were taken in the town 14 years ago.

The museum opens to co-incide with the St George’s Day Parade on April 21 and then officially on April 23.