Met Office issues heavy rain alert for Portsmouth

Forecasters today issued an alert that thundery rainstorms are expected in the Portsmouth area.


A3 blocked after crash

The A3 was blocked northbound this morning after an accident.

LIVE! GCSE results day

LIVE! GCSE results day

Pupils across the Portsmouth region are getting their GCSE results.

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Terry Beuzeval, 70, from Lovedean, bought a number plate in 1997 with the reg R1O TGB.

Picture: Sarah Standing (161131-1627)

Mystic Terry is the man who’s been driving on Team GB

GREAT BRITAIN triumphed at this month’s Olympics in Rio, bringing home 67 medals and finishing an impressive second place in the table.

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Horticultural summer fete

HAYLING Island Horticultural Society is hosting its Summer Show next month.

Portsmouth Magistrates' Court

In the Courts – latest update

n Robert Stothard, 33, of Clayhall Road, Gosport, admitted assault by beating and criminal damage on July 5 in Kings Road, Gosport.


Thug kicked and stamped on victim’s head nine times outside Havant pub

A VIOLENT thug was caught on CCTV kicking and stamping a man’s head nine times.

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Students at Cams Hill School in Fareham collecting their GCSE results last year Picture: Sarah Standing (151457-2852)

Wait’s over for students as GCSE results day arrives

THE wait is over for thousands of schoolchildren today as many will open up their GCSE results after a long summer of anticipation.

Driver’s lucky escape after stone thrown from A3M bridge smashes car windscreen

Driver’s lucky escape after stone thrown from A3M bridge smashes car windscreen

A WOMAN escaped injury when her windscreen smashed after a stone was thrown from a bridge on the A3M.

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Met Office issues heatwave warning for Portsmouth

Met Office issues heatwave warning for Portsmouth

The Met Office today issued a Level 3 heatwave alert for Portsmouth and the rest of the south east.


Mayor’s birthday

FREE TRANSPORT will be provided for the public celebration for the 75th birthday of Mayor of Havant, Cllr Faith Ponsonby tomorrow.

Our 2015 winner - Sarah Fossey's picture of her granddaughter Darcey.

Get snapping this weekend and send us your One Summer’s Day pictures

THE time of year has come again for all you keen photographers to show off your skills.


‘I’m not going to turn away people who ask for help’

A HAYLING councillor who helped overturn a resident’s unfair parking fine has been criticised for getting involved with issues outside his ward.

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Road blocked after car overturns

A road was blocked today after a car overturned.

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Hampshire leaders still pressing ahead with Solent devolution bid despite PM’s dismissal of mayoral role

COUNCIL leaders say plans to form a ‘Solent combined authority’ are still alive despite reports that Theresa May wants to scrap the appointment of a mayor to oversee the power group.

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Jail for man who flicked blood at four police officers

A MAN has been jailed for five months after flicking blood at four police officers.

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Portsmouth to be bathed in sunshine

Portsmouth to be bathed in sunshine

Portsmouth is set for a spell of glorious sunny weather.

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Reminder about repeat prescriptions over the bank holiday

PATIENTS with repeat prescriptions are being reminded to make sure they don’t run out of essential medicines over the August bank holiday.

Dorothy Tucker and Betty Figgins perform as Abba with care home workers Emily Rose and Karen Moore

Elderly couple out to show they are the dancing queens

TWO disco-loving residents from a care home in Havant are vying for fame after entering an online talent contest.

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‘Sam’s a fighter and I’m so proud of him’

Eight-year-old Sam Merrick has been through more in his short life than most of us will ever have to face.

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