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Fan who collapsed during friendly game dies

THE Pompey fan who collapsed during today’s friendly match against AFC Bournemouth has died, Portsmouth FC has confirmed.

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Cyclists brave the rain in aid of charity

The great British weather couldn’t stop a village of residents from turning out for charity.

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Minor delays after van flips on A27

A VAN on the A27 eastbound has flipped, causing delays.

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Much-loved Horndean PE teacher retires after 35 years

ONE irreplaceable teacher has undoubtedly left his mark on the thousands of pupils he’s taught over 35 years.

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Knees Up! hosts The Fabulous Josh and Welsh Aunty BopaRhys meet their public

Cabaret fun for all the family in a right old Knees Up!

When host-with-the-most Josh Breach was putting the Knees Up! show together, he had one rule in mind – to make it a show his mum could enjoy.

Theatre
Omid Djalili as Tevye with the company in Chichester Festival Theatre's productionof Fiddler on the Roof. 
Photo by Johan Persson

Omid Djalili stars in Fiddler on The Roof at Chichester Festival Theatre: ‘I do hope that people will be challenged by the material’

Actor and stand-up comedian Omid Djalili counts himself in a minority within a minority four times over – which probably makes him perfect casting for Fiddler On The Roof, the big summer musical at Chichester Festival Theatre this year.

Theatre
Buckingham House in Old Portsmouth Picture:  Garth Groombridge

Historic Portsmouth house where duke was killed is yours for £1.5m... and you get the murder weapon!

THE Portsmouth house where the Duke of Buckingham was assassinated by a disgruntled naval officer has gone on the market for £1.5m – and it comes with the weapon used to kill him.

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Scouts head to Africa on charity trip

SCOUTS from across the south will be flying to Tanzania this month after raising more than half a million pounds for community projects in Africa.

People
Emojis will be taking over Cascades shopping centre

Emojis set to invade Cascades

Cascades Shopping Centre in Portsmouth is preparing itself for an invasion of emojis this summer.

Business
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Tributes paid to former councillor Frank Pearce after 18-month cancer battle

TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved councillor, mayor and family man.

People
Mum’s fury at mouldy McDonald’s burger bun

Mum’s fury at mouldy McDonald’s burger bun

IT WAS supposed to be a quick and tasty lunch with a friend and her nephew.

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Author Jane Austen

NATIONAL: MP ridiculed over ‘Jane Austen greatest living author’ gaffe

A CABINET minister prompted laughs from MPs when she described author Jane Austen as one of the UK’s ‘greatest living authors’, just days after the 200th anniversary of her death.

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Land east of Mayles Lane at Knowle

Travellers’ plan would see more permanent sites

FEARS have been raised that plans for permanent traveller sites could lead to more problems.

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Alan Jump and his 1931 Ford Model A at the first  Clocktower Classics motor show in 2015. Picture by Allan Hutchings

It’s time for vintage vehicles

GUILDHALL Square will be packed out with more than 100 vintage vehicles all helping raising cash for charity later this summer.

Lifestyle

Church celebrates a decade of free fun days

ORGANISERS of an annual fun day are celebrating 10 years of the event.

Gosport
Falkland Gardens are safe, assures council

Falkland Gardens are safe, assures council

CONCERNS over the future of Gosport’s car parking and the Falklands Gardens were raised at the Gosport Borough Council meeting this evening.

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Firefighters dealt with a blaze at Hailsham Recreation Ground

Driver hospitalised after Gosport crash

A FIRE team was called out earlier this evening to an overturned vehicle in Gosport.

Gosport
Barry Day and Angie England at TS

St Cuthbert's Church Fair in Portsmouth

Picture Ian Hargreaves  (170764-1)

All the fun of the fair

IT WAS all smiles at a church summer fair on Saturday.

Portsmouth

Churches to get creative

Hampshire churches are being asked to create a visual representation of their role within their community for the chance to win £10,000.

News
Jane as Empress Hoonigustus with some of her family, fellow members of staff, governors and senior members from the world of Scouting   Picture: Malcolm Wells (170119-6009)

Waterlooville teacher Jane becomes Empress Hoonigustus!

THEY’VE been learning about the Roman Empire all term.

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