The News

Charities say thanks after News Comfort and Joy Christmas campaign raises £12,000

Esme Vine, 15, with Millie the cat

Mutilated cat found dead on Hayling Island linked to notorious cat killer

Courts of Justice

Benefit fraudster stockpiled cash to pay for obese daughter’s gastric band

Light showers

Celebrations as renovated Southsea soup kitchen re-opens

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Horndean garden centre’s winter wonderland raises money to help premature babies


Hospital boss warns of ‘great pressure’ at Portsmouth A&E in busiest weekend before Christmas


QA Hospital staff collect gifts to donate to people in care homes

A Burgess Marine engineer in action

106 jobs lost as marine firm goes into administration

Police are investigating

Armed robbers threaten garage staff with handgun

Pompey left-back Brandon Haunstrup Picture: Joe Pepler

Jackett’s challenge to home-grown Pompey talent

Pompey captain Brett Pitman Picture: Joe Pepler

Pitman still on the spot for Pompey

Bury boss Chris Lucketti Picture: Sharon Lucey

Pompey v Bury: The Opposition View

Stuart OKeefe, Matt Clarke and Brett Pitman celebrate Pompeys winner at Charlton last week to maintain the Blues push for the play-offs Pictures: Joe Pepler

Thoroughbred Pompey still leading the pack


Gaffer: Heart and head says Pompey will beat Bury


Pompey boss discusses recruitment process


Pompey skipper lifts lid on injury issues

Pompey 1

Pitman’s promise to Pompey play-off rivals

Pompey celebrated Brett Pitman's opening goal against AFC Wimbledon earlier this season

Win pair of tickets to Pompey v AFC Wimbledon


Thoroughbred Pompey still leading the pack

Neil Allen
Bill Nighy and the cast of Ordeal by Innocence

VERITY LUSH: This is my idea of Christmas telly torture


DISH DETECTIVE: The cafe turning the way we think of vegan food on its head

Food and Drink

ALISTAIR GIBSON: <span>Why not push the boat out a little with some quality port?</span>

Food and Drink
Kodiak Jack after winning Best Band at a previous awards night

We’re halfway there – keep those votes coming for The Guide Awards

Gigs and Music
Charlotte Haines as Snow White and Craig Revel Horwood as The Wicked Queen in Snow White at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

BIG INTERVIEW Craig Revel Horwood: 'It's difficult to shrug off that "Mr Nasty" tag, but I love it'

The cast of The Kings Theatre's pantomime, Snow White, on press launch day. Picture: Malcolm Wells.

What’s on from Friday, December 15 to Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Whats on
In Kingston Cemetery a salute is fired over CPO Leas grave while a bugler plays the Last Post.

NOSTALGIA: What did sailor do to deserve a full naval funeral in the city?


NOSTALGIA WITH BOB HIND: 'I'd like the one at the top please,12th along from the <span>left'</span>

Wimborne Road athletics team, 1951/52.

NOSTALGIA: Portsmouth teacher who was admired because HE HAD A CAR!

A 1903 picture showing 'Point A on the Portsdown & Horndean Light Railway where two former horse tram cars acted as shelters.
Picture: Barry Cox Collection

NOSTALGIA: Hidden Portsmouth steps revealed, 107 years after they fell into disuse