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Victorious Festival 2017: What time are your favourite stars on stage?

From Stereophonics to Olly Murs, there are no lack of musical stars appearing at this year’s Victorious Festival.

Portsmouth
Nicola Cutner on her wedding day with hairdresser Andrew Pierce

Southsea bride thanks hairdresser for saving big day

A NEWLYWED has praised her hairdresser for coming to the rescue and getting her to her wedding on time.

News
From left, Terence Rierkert, Matt Chapman, Steve Kramer, Dan Deeks, Theresa Newstead, Simon Freeman and Josh Roux
Picture: Ian Hargreaves (170948-1)

Portsmouth friends to tackle 101-mile walk for man with cancer

A TEAM of colleagues will be tackling a 101-mile walk for their friend who has leukaemia.

Health

REAL LIFE: I'm a winner thanks to Dad's kidney

When Nicole Mackenzie needed a kidney transplant at the age of just 11, her dad stepped in, giving her the gift of life.

Health

WATCH: Millions view spectacular eclipse

Clouds may have obscured the partial eclipse over Portsmouth last night - but millions of Americans enjoyed a spectacular solar show.

News
Travel report update

Morning weather and travel: mist descends on parts of Hampshire

TRAFFIC is flowing freely but mist is creating for tricky driving conditions in parts of Hampshire this morning.

Travel
jpns-19-08-17 retro Aug 2017

Wedding - Sgt Brian Brown and his wife Shirley on their wedding day

THIS WEEK IN 1980: Parachute sergeant’s mum had premonition her son had died

A Portsmouth mother’s premonition that her soldier son would become a terrorist victim in Northern Ireland came true.

Portsmouth

Groundbreaking study at University of Portsmouth shows flowers produce nectar to protect reproductive parts

A GROUNDBREAKING study by the University of Portsmouth has found that flowers may produce nectar to protect their reproductive parts.

Education
Love Albert Road in 2008. The Making Albert Road festival is planned to be a smaller, more family-orientated event

Mini-festival to celebrate the best of Albert Road

ONE of the city’s most iconic streets is to be celebrated in a mini-festival later this summer.

News

Portsmouth MP praises disability charity after visit

AN MP has praised the work of a charity that allows disabled people access to the sea.

Politics

Be on the hunt for artistic glass banks

SHOPPING vouchers are up for grabs for those who snap one of the new glass banks in the city.

News

Transport network team up nears completion

STAGECOACH Group has paid tribute to its 5,000 strong team of South West Trains employees.

Business

Businessman sells home to fund big global expansion

A BUSINESSMAN has taken the plunge and sold his home in a bid to bolster his firm overseas.

Business

New business is reducing stress in the workplace

AN entrepreneur has turned a natural skill into a strategic business.

Business
Saxon's ashes and ball. Photo: Twitter @HantsFireDogs

Fire dog Saxon returns to favourite place as his ashes are laid alongside favourite tennis ball

THE ASHES of a much-loved fire dog have been laid at his favourite spot.

News
Jack Bishop aged 21 in the Airborne Division

‘If ever I had a hero in my life then Jack was it’

‘BOXING’S loss is heaven’s gain.’ That is just one of the heartfelt tributes paid to legendary city boxing trainer Jack Bishop, who has died aged 94.

People 1

The view is glorious as we head to Victorious!

WORK is pressing ahead with putting together the Victorious Festival site.

Gigs and Music
Scissors at the ready as our first Hair and Beauty Awards judge steps up

Scissors at the ready as our first Hair and Beauty Awards judge steps up

Our first judge of this year’s Hair and Beauty Awards has been chosen.

People
Holiday Inn Express, Farlington

Farlington’s Holiday Inn Express facing action after serving alcohol to 16-year-olds

A HOTEL is facing council action after been caught selling alcohol to underage children three times in four months.

Business 6

RETRO: Watch the last voyage of HMS Illustrious from Portsmouth

The triumphant entry of HMS Queen Elizabeth to Portsmouth brings back memories of a sadder time when a mighty carrier passed through the harbour mouth

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