People

People

WATCH: Oh for pug’s sake! Dogs take over Southsea Castle

FOR SOME people, the idea of having pugs littering a courtyard is their idea of heaven.

People
The winners - activities co-ordinator Vanessa Duggan and activities assistant Zoe Morris at Hamble Heights

with colleagues

Home is given a reward for laying on fun activities

A care home has been awarded for its creativity and dedication to supporting the lives of its elderly residents, for a second year in a row.

People

LETTER OF THE DAY: Hope I don’t end up in an ‘uncaring’ care home

Front page of the Daily Mail 21 Sept - ‘Shame of Care Homes That Just Don’t Care – Four Serious Failures Every Day, 100 Care Firms Struck Off in a Year, Frightening Crisis. Four Homes in Ten are not fit for Purpose.’

News
The Kings panto cast includes  Melinda Messenger, Anita Harris, Simon Grant, Marcus Patrick, Jack Edwards and Jordan Adams, along with seven dwarfs, plus new star Hannah Lowther as Snow White 


Picture: Malcolm Wells (170922-2941)

The Kings casts its magic spell on Snow White panto cast

THEY have yet to start rehearsals, but Southsea may have already cast its spell on the fairy godmother in this year’s panto at The Kings Theatre.

Theatre
Craig David

Googling Craig David’s a risky business

CRAIG David is the most dangerous celebrity to search for online in the UK, according to cybersecurity giant McAfee.

People
Coach driver ‘surprised’ by monthly award

Coach driver ‘surprised’ by monthly award

A COACH driver has picked up a prestigious award from National Express.

People
A Scalextric track. Picture: WikiCommons

Havant council housing development to be named after creator of Scalextric

A NEW affordable housing scheme will be named after the creator of a much-loved children’s toy.

People
Win Food Fortnight treats

Win Food Fortnight treats

AS THE much-loved Emsworth British Food Fortnight returns, we are giving lucky readers a chance to win some tasty treats.

Lifestyle

WATCH: Celebrations mark the 150th anniversary of Portsmouth’s Royal Naval Club

DISTINGUISHED guests united to celebrate the anniversary of a much-loved city institution in style.

People
Portraits of staff at Kate Preston Hair Salon in Fareham 
Photograph by Christopher Ison �
07544044177

Another chance to get your salon recognised

THE deadline for this year’s JP South Hair and Beauty Awards has been extended.

People
Strictly stars Ian Waite and Camilla Dallerup are coming to Portsmouth

BIG INTERVIEW Camilla Dallerup: ‘I’ve been trying to retire from dancing since leaving Strictly’

When Camilla Dallerup quit Strictly Come Dancing in 2008, she really thought that was the end of the line for her and dance.

Theatre
Why have Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump been scaring crows in a Hampshire village?

Why have Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump been scaring crows in a Hampshire village?

With a line-up that includes Ed Sheeran, Darth Vader and Donald Trump, this is a festival you will not want to miss.

People
Emma Sunderland-Hansen, Kiera Baillie, fundraiser Debbie Webb and Rachel Hibbert. Picture: Keith Woodland

Women from Portsmouth encourage others to check breasts for lumps

GET yourself checked out — it could save your life.

Health
You Will Fail Her being workshopped by DYSPLA

REVIEW: You Will Fail Her at New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth

Immersive theatre isn’t something that I know an awful lot about. I knew what it meant, but not until walking into the room did I understand it.

Theatre
Northern Ballet, The Little Mermaid. Abigail Prudames and Joseph Taylor

REVIEW: The Little Mermaid at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

The Little Mermaid by Northern Ballet recreates the age old Hans Christian Andersen story of a female who has to choose between her voice, or her body, to get what she wants.

Theatre
Amy Muirhead

Family aiming to raise £40,000 to help Portsmouth woman battling anorexia

A FAMILY is trying to raise £40,000 to help a woman who has battled anorexia for a decade.

Health
Scan of landing craft 7074

Council eyes up D-Day event

WITH LCT 7074 set to be unveiled for the city’s D-Day 75th anniversary celebrations in 2019, anticipation is building for the big event.

Defence
Picture: Shutterstock

LETTER OF THE DAY: Crippling costs of cyber attacks

In The News a few weeks ago there was an item in columns devoted to UK and World News, describing yet another cyber attack by hackers. This time on the Scottish Parliament.

News

Family offered £50 after toilet collapse nightmare

A FAMILY has been left ‘outraged’ after a housing management company offered them £50 compensation for ‘seven weeks of hell’.

People 2
Load more