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‘Let’s ban strikes!’

At this point I’m certain the majority of the British people would love to ban militant, opportunistic unions from striking.

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The Abbaye aux Hommes, built by William the Conqueror, in Caen. Picture: Emilie Ursule/ Normandy Regional Tourist Board

A foodie Segway tour through fascinating Caen

It’s a city of soaring spires and high culture, steeped in history and with a serious obsession with food.

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Resurfacing work to continue on motorway sections

RESURFACING work on the M27’s westbound carriageway will continue until next Friday.

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Portsmouth drivers were angered after complications led to them being caught up in massive rush hour tailbacks (5126-1)

THIS WEEK IN 1981: City tempers frayed amid rush hour chaos

Southern Gas faced a storm of protest after its workmen brought rush hour misery to thousands of Portsmouth commuters.

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The crash site in Old Portsmouth    PHOTO: Damian Harrington

Pensioner taken to hospital after funeral cortege crashes into Portsmouth pub

A PENSIONER has been taken to hospital after a funeral cortege crashed into a pub this afternoon.

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A fire broke out on a Wightlink car ferry yesterday.
Picture date Thursday 19th January, 2017. Picture by Christopher Ison. Contact +447544 044177 chris@christopherison.com PPP-170119-105506001

Reduced Wightlink service between Portsmouth and Fisbourne after ferry fire

A REDUCED service is running between Portsmouth and Fishbourne following a devastating fire on a Wightlink car ferry yesterday.

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Crew praised for battling blaze on packed Wightlink ferry

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a blaze broke out on a busy passenger ferry.

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Evening travel update

Here is this evening’s travel news.

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Scene of the incident alongside the wall on the right

Signalman saves three children from certain death on Portsmouth rail line

You will all have seen signs ordering you not to trespass on railway lines.

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Almost-stranded Fleur McBride (right) with her mother, Sue

Girl almost stranded after rail station staff refuse to let her onto platform

A teenage girl was almost stranded when she was refused access to Chichester station, despite having a train ticket.

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The vehicle fire. Credit: Highways England

UPDATE: Driver escapes blazing vehicle on the M27 unscathed

A DRIVER – whose vehicle burst into flames on the M27 – escaped his blazing motor without injury, firefighters have said.

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A3(M) near Havant

5.30pm Travel Update

Here is this evening’s travel news.

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Holidaymakers are urged not to travel to Gambia due to political unrest Credit: University of Brighton/PA Wire

Whiteley travel company urge over 300 holidaymakers to return home from Gambia due to political unrest

A WHITELEY-based company are planning to bring home over 300 holidaymakers from The Gambia amid growing political unrest in the African nation.

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DVLA VED car tax: Find out how much you will pay

DVLA VED car tax: Find out how much you will pay

New tax rules will end up costing motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.

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Rail news

Southern Rail to restore ‘full train service’ from next week

Southern will restore its ‘full train service’ from next Tuesday now that the drivers’ union has suspended its industrial action, the rail company has announced.

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UPDATE: Lane blocked on A27 after five-car collision

UPDATE: Lane blocked on A27 after five-car collision

One lane is blocked on the A27 near Havant this morning after a collision between five cars.

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7.30am Travel Update

Here is this morning’s travel news.

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Police target motorbike nuisance on Havant estate

POLICE have launched a crackdown to tackle motorcycle-related anti-social behaviour in Havant.

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The M27 is to get a fourth lane

Safety concerns over M27 ‘smart motorway’ hard shoulder closure

A ROAD safety charity has sought assurances over a plan to shut the hard shoulder of the M27 in plans to make it a ‘smart’ motorway.

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Traffic update at 5.30pm 
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5.30pm Travel Update

Here is this evening’s travel update at 5.30pm.

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