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

Picture: Malcolm Wells

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


Police arrest two boys after arson spree carnage in Havant

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

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


Here are the latest cases from the courts


WATCH: Portsmouth breeders avoid jail after ‘prolonged neglect’ of multiple horses

One of the horses neglected by Robin Jeffries and Pauline Vinall, which was left emaciated Picture: RSPCA

Horses are ‘left for dead’ across Hampshire in growing epidemic, says RSPCA

A CGI of the new building planned fro Wellington Way 'Picture: Bright Space Architects

Dozens of people object to plans for 264 flats in Waterlooville town centre – because it has only 18 parking spaces

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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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Derry City winger Ronan Curtis. Picture: Lorcan Doherty/

The Insider: Pompey target has potential to play in Championship

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League One round-up

Plymouth held as League One play-off plot thickens

Pompey left-back Brandon Haunstrup Picture: Joe Pepler

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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Shiels: Pompey target should find a new agent

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Defender setback – but Pompey boss sees positives

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Thompson: Pompey need to learn lessons from the season

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On this day in pictures: Pompey’s ambitious stadium plans

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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

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
Nerina Pallot. Picture by Tommy Reynolds

Nerina Pallot stays lucky as she focuses on album number six

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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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