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Saint Roger's halo didn't slip when he gave me interview

While writing this article on Tuesday news came through that Roger Moore had died.
Heritage
Ken and Muriel Standing, front, celebrated their diamond wedding with family earlier this month

DIAMOND WEDDING: ‘It’s nice to get to 60 years... I think I should get a gold star!’

The seeds for Ken and Muriel Standing’s long and fruitful life together were sown a lot earlier than you might think.

People
Missing Hannah Matthews, who may be in Hampshire

Missing woman could be in Hampshire

A WOMAN who has gone missing may be in Hampshire, police have said.
Portsmouth
The Gibson family of 30, Wimborne Road, Southsea  a father and four sons who all did their bit.

An entire Portsmouth family at war – but do you recognise these men?

It is often forgotten today, more than 70 years on, that during the Second World War entire families sometimes served.

Heritage
Newgate Lane South could relieve traffic congestion in the boroughs of Fareham and Gosport

Work set to begin on new £9.5m Fareham road

WORK on constructing a vital new £9.5m road is set to get under way next month.

Politics 4

Open day at a military base badse

FAMILIES are being invited to an open day at one of the army’s largest reserve bases in Portsmouth.

Defence 1
Police were made aware of the situation

Council takes legal action to remove travellers

Council bosses are taking legal action against a group of illegally-situated travellers.

Fareham 2

WATCH: Twitter and Facebook reactions to Hayling's great white shark

Reports of a great white shark prowling off Hayling Island have prompted a wave of interest on social media.

Hayling Island
Members of 72 Squadron flew over his care home as part of their centenary anniversary. Mr Nugent is one of just seven members of the squadron left who served during the Second World War

RAF squadron’s aerial tribute leaves Denmead veteran in tears

TEARS of pride welled up in the eyes of RAF veteran Cyril Nugent as his former squadron gave him a flying salute.

Havant
Portsmouth nightclub Pryzm has been granted an amended premises license to sell alcohol until 3am during the week.

Portsmouth nightclub granted late night alcohol licence during week despite police concerns

A NIGHTCLUB has been granted an amended licence to sell alcohol until 3am during the week despite fears from police over the potential for an increase in violence in the area.
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Kingston Recreation Ground. Picture: Google

Children discharged from hospital after taking diazepam in Portsmouth

POLICE are continuing to investigate after up to 11 children were hospitalised following taking diazepam.

Portsmouth
How likely are you to see a great white shark near Portsmouth?

How likely are you to see a great white shark near Portsmouth?

A fishing journalist has claimed to have seen a great white shark off the coast of Hayling Island, but how likely are we to see one of them in our waters?

Portsmouth
A great white shark

Everything you wanted to know about great white sharks but were afraid to ask...

AFTER reports of a fisherman spotting a great white shark off Haying Island, here’s seven facts about the mighty fish.

News 1
The New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth

Arts and cultural organisations in Portsmouth and Havant are promised funding boost of almost £2m

SIGNIFICANT investments in three of the area’s arts and culture organisations has been announced by Arts Council England.

Portsmouth 2
Scores of children dress up for the Paulsgrove Carnival. Picture: Ian Hargreaves (170740-1)

Carnival fever hits Paulsgrove and Leigh Park at annual bonanzas

Huge crowds gathered for a fiesta at two of the Portsmouth area’s biggest carnivals last Saturday.

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In a survey, Which? has revealed where the UK's slowest broadband is. EMN-161223-143617001

Nationwide survey reveals where the UK’s slowest broadband is

The places with the worst broadband speeds in the UK have been revealed.

People

WATCH: Timelapse video shows HMS Queen Elizabeth's departure for first sea trial

A TIMELAPSE video shows HMS Queen Elizabeth setting off for her first sea trial.
Portsmouth
Severe warning for heavy rain and thunder issued for Portsmouth

Severe warning for heavy rain and thunder issued for Portsmouth

A weather warning for heavy rain and thunder has been issued for the south east of the UK, including Portsmouth.

News
Blue Reef Aquariums Hannah Butt, centre, with teacher Zoe Lyndon, right, and pupils from Victory Primary School

Southsea aquarium’s toy giveaway buoys school reading levels

Donation of nautical soft toys from wildlife attraction has helped school boost percentage of young readers

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Richard Walker of Watergild Studios hard at work at Making Space, Havant. Picture: Malcolm Wells (170403)

Get the midas with an ancient craft at Leigh Park studios

Maker Deryn Relph talks about Richard Walker, one of the local artists currently in residence at Making Space, Havant, who is hosting a gilding workshop next month

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