Raise cash for Gosport FC

On the evening of October 23,1970 two tankers collided six miles south of the Isle of Wight. 13 crewmen died.

Flames from the oil tanker Pacific Glory could be seen from Portsdown Hill

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PEOPLE are being asked to help raise cash for Gosport’s football club.

Gosport Borough FC is holding a three-day fundraising music event in the enclosure at Privett Park.

It starts on May 3, and each evening there will be live music performed by different bands with a disco.

The main performers include The Honeycombs, the Ivy League and the Chas Hodges Band.

Tickets can be bought from The Print and Copy Centre in Stoke Road, ELJ Furnishing in High Street or from Privett Park on match days.

Tickets are £19 for one, £35 for two or £45 for three.