Hayling Island

Hayling Island

NATIONAL: After the Hayling 'shark' watch another sighting of a shoreline predator

After the Hayling shark alert, there's a new sighting off the UK coast.
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Charity holding event in Whiteley for people to learn about diabetes

PEOPLE with diabetes and their families can learn about the condition and ways to live with it.

Health
Frank Pearce

Tributes paid to former councillor Frank Pearce after 18-month cancer battle

TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved councillor, mayor and family man.

People

Beautiful win for Avon’s top seller in UK

SUCCESS is more than skin deep for student Alistair Chekaoui, who has been named the most successful skin care seller for Avon in the country.

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Cressida Cowell. Photo: Debra Hurford Brown

How to Train Your Dragon author set to visit Portsmouth for new book launch

A BESTSELLING children’s writer will launch her new book in Portsmouth.

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Fire at Fernhurst Close, Hayling Island, on Sunday, July 16. Picture: HFRS

Pensioner went into ‘zombie mode’ as terrifying blaze erupts

A WIDOW has spoken of her terror after fearing she’d ‘lose her home’ in a blaze that ripped through a shed and spread to her house.

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Fire at Fernhurst Close, Hayling Island, on Sunday, July 16. Picture: HFRS

Homes evacuated as Hayling Island shed blaze spreads to house

A MAN has been treated by paramedics after a shed fire spread to a roof of a neighbouring home.

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Simon Massen took this picture of what he believes this could be the great white shark

Has the Solent shark been caught on camera?

COULD this be the great white shark rumoured to be living off Hayling Island?

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Marie with her award - and her impressive collection of sewing machines. 
Picture Ian Hargreaves

Sewing queen Marie is awarded for 50 years in the Embroiderer’s Guild

A SEAMSTRESS has received a certificate and a gold bar after completing half a century of sewing service.

Hayling Island
An aerial view of Havant Road and the Mill Rythe Lane turn-off, right. Image: Google Maps

UPDATE: Hayling Island water supplies restored following major leak

WORK to repair a major water leak caused by a burst mains pipe has been completed.

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An aerial view of Havant Road and the Mill Rythe Lane turn-off, right. 
Image: Google Maps

Major water leak leads to suspended supplies and traffic delays at Hayling Island

A MAJOR water leak has lead to traffic delays and suspended domestic supplies.

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Morning travel and weather: slight delays on city train service

Morning travel and weather: slight delays on city train service

IT WILL be a fine and bright start for the Portsmouth area, with sunny spells expected throughout the day.

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HMS Warspite being broken up in Mounts Bay, Cornwall, in a picture taken by Ted Saunders father while on holiday. Ted is from Frobisher Grove, Portchester.

Sorry end for Portsmouth’s Grand Old Lady of fleet – smashed on Cornish rocks

She was known to all who served in her as The Grand Old Lady, but her ignominious end did not match her title or her illustrious career.

Heritage
STUNNING The view of Portsea and Hayling islands

RICK JACKSON: View of Portsmouth helped conquer my fear of flying

I never thought it was going to be easy, but I knew I just had to do it. And let me be honest with you, it was tough.

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Will you be the first to find the shark?

A BOAT club in Portchester is offering a reward for anyone who is able to prove the existence of a great white shark in Solent waters.

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Glorious Stokes Bay

CHERYL GIBBS: Never take this part of the world for granted

There is simply no better place to be when the sun is shining than on south-east Hampshire’s coast. I absolutely love it.

Opinion
Police have appealed for help with their investigation

‘Crazed’ road rage attacker kicked and punched van

A ROAD RAGE attacker ripped off a van’s wing mirror leaving the driver terrified.

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Teenagers in Portsmouth and surrounding area urged to get vaccination

STUDENTS starting college or university in September are being reminded to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia.

Health
Residents on the Sea Front on Hayling Island complain about the row of beach huts, they have nicknamed the 'Berlin wall', being built along the shore. 
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Hayling gets its own ‘Berlin Wall’

Beachlands, the natural beauty spot on Hayling Island, was threatened by 30 new beach huts which residents claimed would look like the ‘Berlin wall.’

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Fairmead Court, Hayling Island,     Picture:  Nick Meachin

Fury as owner removes all fire extinguishers from sheltered home

THE owner of a sheltered housing complex has sparked fury by removing all the fire extinguishers.

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