Go Wild and enjoy nature on your doorstep

This June, it’s all about nature – for everybody, everywhere, every day, with The Wildlife Trusts’ annual challenge, 30 Days Wild.


Duo find work after attending jobs fair

A JOBS fair has been praised after two carers found work through a company exhibited at the fair.

Family friend Steve Underwood holds photos of Rose and Arthur Weatherill and their son David

Emotional appeal to raise thousands for 68-year-old who lost son and husband in Thailand car crash

AN EMOTIONAL plea has been issued to help a woman who is fighting for her life following a crash in Thailand.

'514 Red Ball  Express' at the show    Photography by Habibur Rahman

Military vehicle show stands to attention and wows crowds

THE SIGHTS and sounds of the military world came to Denmead at the weekend, when the Overlord Show featured re-enactments, displays and an array of vehicles.

A 16-year-old boy has been released following a serious sexual assault

Teen released after assault

Havant teen released after sexual assault in Leigh Park Gardens

Met Office warns of bank holiday washout

Met Office warns of bank holiday washout

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain over Portsmouth today.


Southern Health appoints new chairman

A NEW chairman has been appointed for Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust.

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Train line closures in Portsmouth

BUSES will replace train services in the Portsmouth area.

The team at The Oaks crematorium, Havant, have set up a monthly bereavement support group

Coffee and kind words at bereavement group

PEOPLE who have lost loved-ones are being given the chance to talk to others going through a similar experience.


Hundreds caught by Hampshire police using phones while driving

NEARLY 300 drivers were caught using their mobile phones illegally on Hampshire roads.

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Hampshire County Council looking to invest £80 in housing schemes

MORE accommodation will be built for older people and younger adults with learning and physical disabilities.

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CCTV of the suspect

‘Despicable’ act sees thieves steal lead from Rowans Hospice centre

thieves have stolen lead from the roof of a newly-opened centre which supports people with life-limiting illnesses.

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Fundraiser for Havant woman who cannot eat

MORE than £12,000 has been raised for a woman who cannot eat because of problems with her stomach muscles.


Reminder to choose well for healthcare this bank holiday

HEALTH officials are reminding people where they can receive care over the bank holiday weekend.

Jessica Mansbridge, nine, a Portsmouth High School pupil, came in third for the Clean Your Hands competition.

Winners impress with hand hygiene competition for QA Hospital

NEW posters promoting hand hygiene will appear around Queen Alexandra Hospital after the winners of a competition were chosen.

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Ambulance service gives tips on being safe in warm weather

COVER up, use sun cream and drink plenty of water.

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The winning team, a mixture of Year 4 and Year 6 pupils from St Alban's C of E Primary School in Havant

Havant primary school pupils buzzing after national art competition win

CHILDREN at a primary school are buzzing with joy after being named as winners of a national art competition.

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Railway model depicting life in Rowlands Castle during the Second World War now on display

It’s been praised for its meticulously-crafted and lifelike detail – and now the award-winning model railway that captures one moment in the wartime history of Rowlands Castle is on display for all to enjoy.

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Youngsters enjoying dressing up at Picnic in the Park 2016, at Park Community School

Engaging the community with park picnic

NOW that the sunshine is here our thoughts will turn to summer activities.

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