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Police officer ‘deeply upset’ after ‘bloodthirsty’ biting attacker released from jail early


Families speak of their horror after waking up to a wall of flames blazing feet from their homes

Sam Ashley, 30, of Lynton Gardens, Fareham, denies rape, attempted rape and administering a substance

‘I had my suspicions that I was drugged’ – Alleged Grindr rape victim gives evidence to jury

Light showers

Not again! Beach huts vandalised for third time in three months


Five reasons to buy Wednesday’s News - including 12-page Property pullout


Resident fury at IFA2 lorries ‘putting schoolchildren at risk’


Police arrest two boys after arson spree carnage in Havant

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Innocent fun for these sunseekers, but residents have complained that others are causing trouble at Hot Walls in Old Portsmouth

War on fair-weather yobs as CCTV installed in Old Portsmouth

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Sam Ashley, 30, of Lynton Gardens, Fareham, is on trial at Portsmouth Crown Court accused of rape, attempted rape and administering a substance

Portsmouth man accused of drugging and raping men he met on gay hook-up app Grindr

Pompey defender Christian Burgess

Burgess issued Pompey challenge

Pompey striker Nicke Kabamba is currently on loan at Aldershot

Pompey boss rues Kabamba’s loan progress

Wes Fogden in action for the Hawks. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

Bradbury fires warning as Hawks eye top spot

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A smoke bomb lands on the pitch next to Charlton keeper Ban Amos Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey braced for FA investigation

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The Insider: Pompey target has potential to play in Championship

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Plymouth held as League One play-off plot thickens


Haunstrup: I want to be part of Pompey’s journey


Winger on Jackett’s radar as he outlines Pompey recruitment plans

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Derry City winger Ronan Curtis Picture: Lorcan Doherty/

Shiels: Pompey target should find a new agent

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From patrolling the streets of Northern Ireland to steering the Hawks to potential new heights

Fiona is asked for advice from a grief-stricken widow

DEAR FIONA: Will I ever get over the pain of my husband’s death?

Ewan McGregor  as Renton in Trainspotting - the gender neutral toilets Zella has visited are almost as grubby

ZELLA COMPTON: Men – just aim it in the right direction and we’ll all be happy!

Andy Elmes on stage with the church band.''Picture Credit: Keith Woodland

REAL LIFE: I found God after solvent abuse overdose

Purbrook Park School in 2017's Rock Challenge  PPP-170305-154352001

GOING OUT: Six great things to do in the next 48 hours, April 25 and 26

Whats on
20th Century Boy is at The Kings Theatre, Southsea this week. George Maguire plays Marc Bolan.

REVIEW: 20th Century Boy at The Kings Theatre, Southsea

Breathe (12A)

GOING OUT: Six great things to do in the next 48 hours, April 24 and 25

Whats on
Edinburgh Road, Landport, Portsmouth, in the 1920s, maybe 1930s.' Picture: Robert James Collection

NOSTALGIA: Would you dare do this in this Portsmouth street today?

Babs Grove celebrating her 100th birthday with daughter Vivien. Picture: Murray Saunders

100TH BIRTHDAY: Babs has always shown determination in the face of adversity

HMS Porpoise in Portsmouth Harbour... or the River Itchen, Southampton, as suggested by one reader?

NOSTALGIA: Portsmouth or Southampton – new theory on sub photo

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