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REVIEW: Jon Richardson at The Kings Theatre, Southsea

Donning one of his signature cardigans, Jon Richardson brings his Old Man tour to the Kings theatre for two nights this week.

Theatre

WATCH: Sculpture formed from Tower of London poppies to go on show at Fort Nelson

A sculpture formed from poppies used in the celebrated Tower of London tribute is to be erected on the ramparts of Fort Nelson.
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REVIEW: Solent Male Voice Choir, St Mary’s Church, Hayling Island

Solent Male Voice Choir and their guests The Nightingales entertained a large and appreciative audience at St Mary’s Church on Hayling Island on Saturday.

Gigs and Music
James and Ola Jordan

Strictly stars James and Ola Jordan head to Portsmouth in their first ever show together

They are known as two of the biggest stars to emerge from the hit show Strictly Come Dancing, becoming household names in their own right.

Theatre

First World War book set to help charities

A BOOK telling the story of a Royal Marine on the front lines during the First World War will be launched to raise money for charity.

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Crime, theatre and discussion

CRIME experts and authors will join forces later this month for an afternoon discussing crime fiction writing.

Theatre
PRYZM Portsmouth. Picture: Habibur Rahman PPP-170814-145255001

Club arrival for Big Shaq

A RAPPER who has shot to viral internet fame will be appearing in a city nightclub later this week.

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Scare attraction Torment takes over Gunwharf Quays

Are you brave enough to experience Portsmouth’s most terrifying adventure this Halloween half term?

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Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

COMIC Sean Hughes, who often performed in the region, has died today aged 51.

People
The Solent Male Voice Choir

REVIEW: Solent Male Voice Choir at St Mary’s Church, Hayling Island

Solent Male Voice Choir and their guests The Nightingales entertained a large and appreciative audience at St Mary’s Chuch on Hayling Island on Saturday.

Gigs and Music
The Godfathers at The Wedgewood Rooms. Pictures by 

Paul Windsor

REVIEW: The Godfathers at The Wedgewood Rooms in Southsea

‘Give us a smile’ shouts a wag from the crowd, ‘I don’t get paid to smile’ snarls lead singer Peter Coyne.

Gigs and Music
DragonForce at The Wedgewood Rooms. Picture by 

Paul Windsor

REVIEW: DragonForce at The Wedgewood Rooms in Southsea

The Pompey metalheads were out in force on Saturday night at the sold-out DragonForce show at The Wedgewood Rooms.

Gigs and Music
Portsmouth Baroque Choir at The Church of The Holy Spirit in Southsea

REVIEW: Portsmouth Baroque Choir at The Church of The Holy Spirit, Southsea

On Saturday, I was torn between seeing English Touring Opera at Portsmouth’s New Theatre Royal or the Portsmouth Baroque Choir at the Church of the Holy Spirit, Southsea.

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The next four weeks are just... well... just wow

Console Corner: Best gaming month for a decade looms large

Gamers are set for what looks like the best month of releases in a decade from Tuesday (October 17).

Gaming
The Amazons at The Engine Rooms, Southampton, October 13, 2017. Picture by Sarah Gerrish

REVIEW: The Amazons at The Engine Rooms, Southampton

The Amazons are an exciting four piece rock band from Reading, currently on tour showcasing their new self-titled album.

Gigs and Music
Portsmouth singer Richard Morris at Icebreaker 2016.  Picture by Paul Windsor

Singer-songwriter Richard Morris makes it to the shortlist for UK’s best unsigned act

A SINGER-SONGWRITER is in the running for a top national award for unsigned acts.

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SHORT STORY FOR THE WEEKEND: Naked Truth by Keith Baker

Here is the latest in the series of short stories written by members of the 390-strong Portsmouth Writers’ Hub

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Ken's Fried Chicken in Commercial Road, Portsmouth

DISH DETECTIVE: This fried chicken joint is so much better than a post-club drunken mistake

We’ve all done it.

Food and Drink
Meadowlark

REVIEW: Meadowlark at The Talking Heads in Southampton

THIS was my first time in this intimate and friendly venue. The set-up was like an old-style jazz club but without the smoke.

Gigs and Music
Marc Almond onstage at Portsmouth Guildhall. Picture: Paul Windsor

REVIEW: Marc Almond at Portsmouth Guildhall

The evening started with polite applause while the orchestra players took their place, before luscious strings filled the venue.

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