REVEALED: The dangerous animals being kept in the Portsmouth area

Indian Cobras, rattlesnakes and crocodiles are among the dangerous animals owned by people in the Portsmouth area, The News can reveal.


£6m funding from county council for mental health centres

MENTAL health centres will get £6m over the next five years.

Artist Kim Whitby at work on a landscape on the Sky Arts show

KIM WHITBY: I have lots of exciting plans for the future

IT HAS been lovely to have so much friendly local support while I was taking part in Landscape artist of the Year.

Members of the Rotary Club of Fareham withthe Mayor of Fareham, Cllr Connie Hockley

Party to celebrate seven decades of fundraising

A GLITTERING celebration marked 70 years of a friendship and fundraising.

Special exhibition about women and the Royal Navy, National Museum of the Royal Navy

Pioneers to professionals – women and the Royal Navy

THE vital role played by women in the Royal Navy is to be explored in a major new exhibition.


In the Courts – latest update

n Richard Edgington, 55, of Finchdean Gardens, Union Road, Portsmouth, admitted assault by beating in Southsea.


Crash pair re-bailed over teenager’s death

TWO men arrested over a teenager’s death have been bailed for a third time.

Fareham Charcoal Grill in West Street, Fareham

Fareham takeaway loses fight with council to remove requirement for door staff to be on duty

A TAKEAWAY has lost a fight with a council to remove door staff from its premises over concerns the shop is a ‘trouble spot’.

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Fareham businesses and charities can apply for funds

AN MP is calling on groups and organisations to apply for up to £50,000 from a health charity.

Daedalus is set to welcome another firm to its business park Picture: Shaun Roster

Council’s purchase of building at airfield could create 40 more jobs

UP TO 40 jobs could be created at a new building on the site of a former naval airfield.

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HMS Collingwood sailors deliver toys to the Rainbow Centre in Fareham

HMS Collingwood sailors donate toys and advent calendars to Rainbow Centre

SAILORS from HMS Collingwood have got in the Christmas spirit to donate boxes of toys and advent calendars to children.

The News is launching a Christmas appeal for the homeless

‘Portsmouth needs to act to avert a future generation of homeless residents’

HUNDREDS of impoverished families struggling to survive are facing waking up on Christmas morning homeless, The News can reveal.

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Sam Noble after being named  UK Search Personality of The Year  Picture: Andy Wake

Digital expert Sam wins ‘Personality of the Year’ category at awards

DYNAMIC Sam Noble has been recognised as ‘personality of the year’ in a national award scheme.


Law firm is first to be offered regional accolade

LAW firm Biscoes Law was a regional finalist in this year’s Family Law Awards – the first time in the award’s history that a regional prize has been offered.


Fareham firm receives honour for supply work

ONE of the world’s leading aerospace and defence supply chain service providers has recognised a Fareham firm for its work.


Award for fleet management

A PROVIDER of fleet compliance and risk management solutions that overcome some of the most challenging driver safety issues facing business in the UK has been honoured with an award.


App transforming receptions

PAPER visitor books in care homes could soon be a thing of the past – thanks to a new reception app developed by a Fareham company.


Man rescued from blaze after dog raises the alarm

AN ELDERLY man was rescued from a house fire after his neighbour’s dog raised the alarm.

EMOTIONAL: The sun set as Illustrious is set to make her final voyage from Portsmouth on Wednesday   PHOTO: POA(Phot) Russell-Stevenson

When to see Illustrious’s last voyage out of Portsmouth

BRITAIN’S last working aircraft carrier is set to make her final journey from Portsmouth bound for a Turkish scrapyard later this week.

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A broken down HGV is blocking traffic looking to access Junction 3 of the M27 (picture by ROMANSE) PPP-160512-074408001

Broken down HGV causing delays on Hampshire road

A BROKEN down HGV is causing 20 minute delays on a Hampshire road this morning.

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