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College gets grant to find out the origins of ‘squinny’ and ‘dinlo’

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James Crook

Surfer leaves job to become ‘hobbypreneur’


90s stars join up for triple bill


STREETWISE: Don’t let them get away with shoddy service or merchandise


Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them

People 1

Remember these? Here’s what reality TV stars from the Portsmouth area are up to now


Hampshire police faces traffic police cuts in ‘devastating blow’

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The soft play area at the Mountbatten Centre

Big Mountbatten Centre makeover gets under way

Jacqui Edward and Suzette Gough at last year's Christmas Sessions beer festival Picture: Habibur Rahman

Fizz the season to be merry at Portsmouth’s Christmas beer festival

Kal Naismith celebrates scoring the winner against Plymouth Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey boss’ Naismith hopes

Pompey hero Svetoslav Todorov returns to Fratton Park on Saturday

Pompey favourite back at Fratton Park

Nicke Kabamba has returned from his loan spell at Colchester Picture: Nicke Kabama

Kabamba leaves Colchester to return to Pompey

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Pompey midfielder Ben Close

Pompey injury latest: Close set for return... Naismith doubtful

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Gallen: O’Keefe’s no Pompey reserve

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Video: Jackett's Pompey v Bury press conference


Pompey boss delight after left-sided reshuffle

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Defeat to Pompey - now Charlton players face wrath of boss for Christmas party images

Tareiq Holmes-Dennis limps off in the opening match of the season. Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey keeping tabs on left-back’s rehabilitation

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The Pompey boy facing up to the ultimate charity challenge

Jordan Cross

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
Although Rick loves the snow, he knows the reality can lead to treacherous conditions

RICK JACKSON: The reality may be treacherous but there’s nothing I’d like more than a white Christmas

The Spring Havant Tis the season

Six things to do in the next 48 hours: December 14 and 15

Whats on
The cast of Snow White which can now be seen at the Kings Theatre, Southsea

Six things to do in the next 48 hours: December 12 and 13

David Gostick leads the Portsmouth Choral Union at a previous concert

REVIEW: Portsmouth Choral Union at St Mary’s Church, Fratton

Gigs and Music
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?

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

The boys seem delighted to be in the photograph taken from the footbridge at Bedhampton crossing looking along New Road in the 1930s. Picture: Ralph Cousins Collection

NOSTALGIA: Queues as far as the eye could see as drivers waited at Bedhampton gates