Cyclist seriously injured in Hayling Island crash

A CYCLIST remains in hospital today with serious head injuries after a crash with a motorbike.

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Protest in parliament to support Southern Railway guards

A PROTEST is to be held in support of Southern Railway guards in their long-running dispute over changes to their role.

Outpatients reception girls at Spire Portsmouth Hospital in Havant, from left,
Pauline Hobbs, Debs Bacon, Sarah King as a Pink Power Ranger, Melissa Perris, Kerry Murch, Hazel Gilbert

Portsmouth organisations dress in pink for breast cancer awareness day

HUNDREDS of people dressed in pink to raise awareness for breast cancer.


Free shuttle service from Hayling Ferry for Great South Run participants

RUNNERS can use a free shuttle bus service from the Hayling Ferry to Great South Run.

The EU flag

UKIP councillors push motion to end council display of EU flag

UKIP councillors in Havant are calling for their borough’s Brexit vote to be represented by stopping flying the EU flag.

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An artist's impression of what the McCarthy & Stone development at the former Hayling Billy site in Elm Grove on Hayling Island

Outrage at green light for Hayling retirement complex

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build a retirement complex on the site of a former pub on Hayling Island have been approved.

REVEALED: What is going to happen to your police station?

REVEALED: What is going to happen to your police station?

Plans for a major police hub in the Portsmouth area have taken a step forward - but what does that mean for your local police station?

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Omran Daqneesh, five, who was injured in a Syrian air strike

Promoting peace and helping to combat racism

EVENTS to promote peace, celebrate diversity and curb extremism are being held across the area as part of One World Week.

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Increase in crime against Portsmouth businesses

CRIME against businesses has increased over a period of nine months, new figures published by police show.

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In the Courts – latest update

n Claire Mortimer, 34, of Spring Garden Lane, Gosport, admitted failing to provide a specimen of breath when suspected of drink-driving on August 4.

Zoe Grant with awards host, comedian Mark Watson

Zoe’s passion for volunteering is recognised by a national award

Awoman has channelled her energy into transforming a children’s charity.

Alan Mak MP with a map of the Local Plan

Havant MP resists calls to join revolt against housing

AN MP says he won’t join his constituents’ campaign against houses being built.

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Mike Flores at the Costa in Emsworth that opened in April - a branch opens in Cowplain tomorrow

Walking football club backed by new Costa

PLAYERS from an over-50s walking football club are celebrating being sponsored by a new coffee shop.

Merlin Park in Airport Service Road, Portsmouth, where the Police Investigation Centre will be built

Revealed: Portsmouth major police hub’s future secured

PLANS for a major police hub have taken a step forward after a site has been secured.

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Picture via Flickr by Mike Lewinski

When to watch the Orinoid meteor shower tonight

Stargazers in the south stand a good chance of seeing a meteor shower show tonight.

Ann Carver, who has set up a financial awareness programme to help people suffering from addictive spending 
Picture Ian Hargreaves (161251-2)

Big spender Ann Carver: ‘How I beat my shopping addiction’

‘The trigger started back when I was a teenager.

John Perry, Ukip ward councillor for Hayling East

Ukip councillor calls on deserters to stand for re-election

A UKIP councillor has hit out at councillors leaving the party, such as Stubbington’s Chris Wood, saying they should quit their seats and stand for re-election.

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The Rt Rev Christopher Foster.

Bishop of Portsmouth: ‘We have seen clear evidence of Donald Trump’s sexism, racism, and contempt for the disabled’

SOMETIMES the church is accused of not being relevant, especially to younger people.

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Coaches from Team Wiseman Boxing Academy took part in Tough Mudder for Hannah's Holiday Home

Boxers make light work of gruelling Tough Mudder challenge

WRIGGLING under barbed wire, scrambling up near-vertical mud slides and running over electric cables are just some of the extreme obstacles faced by a team of boxers determined to raise money for a children’s charity.

Back from left, Connar Walford, Ben Conway, Sam Whittaker, Nadine Doutre, Natalie Dutka-Bowskill, Claire Tewkesbury, Thomas Minsaas, Alex Cole and David Ayton with front from left, James Belmonte, Rhiannon Jenkins and Oludolapo Bolaji Picture: Sarah Standing (161408-4661)

Wear pink and support breast cancer awareness event

ORGANISATIONS from around the Portsmouth area are supporting national campaign Wear It Pink 2016.

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