Hayling Island

Hayling Island

Here are the Guinness World Records set in Portsmouth

We might only be one city - but Portsmouth has a lot to be proud of and the global records to match.


Letter of the day

I read with extreme interest the article regarding a woman who was fined for having a dog in a Blue Flag car park area on Hayling Island (Woman left in tears after dog walk fine, Aug 25).


Hampshire County Council cuts: What will affect culture services?

HOW will cultural services provided by Hampshire County Council be affected under the proposals?

Library services are among those facing cuts

REVEALED: Devastating details of £140m cuts to Hampshire County Council

DEVASTATING £140m cuts to council services can be revealed by The News today.

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Hampshire County Council cuts: How will transport services be affected?

HOW will transport, economy and environment services provided by Hampshire County Council be affected under the proposals?

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Hampshire County Council cuts: How will children’s services be affected?

HOW are children’s services provided by Hampshire County Council going to change under the proposals?

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Hampshire County Council cuts: Less than one per cent take part in consultation

LESS than one per cent of the county’s population took part in a public consultation into determining savings proposals for the council.

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‘Friends thought I’d been killed on funfair ride’

A MOTHER has told of the moment her friends thought she had been killed in a fairground ‘disaster’.

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Danny DeVito. Picture: Wiki Commons (Labelled for reuse)

Movie star Danny DeVito spotted on Hayling Island

HOLLYWOOD superstar star Danny DeVito has been spotted on Hayling Island.

The Pride of Hayling Picture: Colin Hill

Meeting aims to make bus for Hayling ferry a reality

CAMPAIGNERS are hoping a bus link for the Hayling Ferry could be one step closer.

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Thief steals car part

POLICE are hunting a thief who stripped a key part from a car’s exhaust system.


Nine-year-old Sam turns £1 into a profitable home business selling seashells from the seashore

A YOUNG boy has kick-started his very own business after taking on a school challenge.

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Police looking for woman after bus incident

Police looking for woman after bus incident

HAMPSHIRE Police would like to speak to a woman in connection with incident on a Stagecoach bus last week.


WATCH: Hero dog Dave helps father and son save three women from drowning off Hayling beach

DAVE the dog has been hailed a hero for his life-saving actions that helped to stop three women from drowning.

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One of the pictures used in a safety survey document compiled by Cllr john Perry showing how vehicles end up on the wrong side of the road when going into the new development in St Benedict Road on Hayling Island

Calls for council to make changes at ‘dangerous’ Hayling Island junction ‘before it’s too late’

CALLS to make an accident-prone junction safer have been made following a serious incident in which a woman was knocked off her bike.

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The Hayling Ferry

Festival woes spark fresh calls for Hayling bus service to link with ferry

FRESH calls have been made for a bus service to link up with the Hayling Ferry.

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Pensioner on holiday at Hayling charged £80 for ‘15 yard’ dog walk

Pensioner on holiday at Hayling charged £80 for ‘15 yard’ dog walk

A HOLIDAY-MAKING pensioner was left in tears after she was fined for walking her dog 15 yards across a car park.

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Bar staff Matt Shaw and Megan McEnroe at Drift on Hayling Island

Old boathouse offers cocktails with a twist and views over the sea

If you’re a fan of nights out in Southsea, then you’re probably no stranger to Drift bar.


Here’s what inspectors found at QA that made them write a scathing report - dirty linen, patients being ignored while choking and medicine left out

DURING its two inspections, the Care Quality Commission noted several incidents of care putting patients at risk.

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MPs say addressing issues at QA Hospital is imperative

PORTSMOUTH North MP Penny Mordaunt has met with the new chief executive of Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust following a report which said patients at Queen Alexandra Hospital are being put at risk.

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