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Man wanted for attempted murder is missing after appointment at QA Hospital in Portsmouth

A MAN wanted for attempted murder has gone missing from a secure unit after an appointment at Queen Alexandra Hospital.

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A protest held in February this year in London by campaigners.

Portsmouth mum to lead London protest for cystic fibrosis drug

CAMPAIGNERS fighting for the NHS to provide a life-changing drug to treat cystic fibrosis are protesting in London today.

Health

Gosport hospital deaths: Families ‘won’t give up’ in quest for justice

The families of the elderly patients who died at a Gosport hospital after being prescribed opioids ‘without medical justification’ have said they ‘won’t give up’ in their quest to see justice.

Health

Gosport hospital deaths: Nurses raised fears over drugs - but were ignored

A REPORT looking into the deaths of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital found that nurses raised concerns about the drugs being proescribed - but were not listened to.

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Gosport hospital deaths: MP says report is heartbreaking and adds ‘no-one realised the scale’ of this

MP Caroline Dinenage has called for urgent action after a report found more than 400 patients died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital as a result of opioids being administered without medical reasons.

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Gosport hospital deaths: ‘Today is a terrible day for those who care about patient safety’ - lawyer

A LAWYER who campaigns for patient safety says ‘today is a terrible day for those who care greatly about patient safety’.

Health

Gosport hospital deaths: Families call for prosecutions after report is published today

CAMPAIGNERS have called for prosecutions to follow the publication of a major report into a series of suspicious deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

Crime
Members of Southern Health's Older Persons Mental Health team Havant and Waterlooville''Picture: Ellie Pilmoor

Havant-based Southern Health team praised for enthusiasm and dedication

A HEALTHCARE team providing community care to older people has been described as ‘dedicated, enthusiastic and motivated’.

Health

Southsea mural featuring much-loved pets nears completion

BELOVED pooches, wild animals and bright flowers are the key themes of a mural.

News

Cyclists make it to Russia from Emsworth – just in time for first England World Cup game

THEY have cycled thousands of miles across half a dozen countries – and now two friends will be celebrating their achievement by watching England’s first World Cup match in Russia.

People

Changes to QA Hospital drop-in hearing aid repair clinic

CHANGES are being made to the hearing aid repair service at Queen Alexandra Hospital.

Health

Inspirational Loyd finishes Gosport Golden Mile race months after leg amputation

‘IT IS incredible, I never thought I would get to this point so quickly.’

Health

Kidney awareness group to visit Portsmouth hospital

A GROUP of people wanting to raise awareness of kidney disease are travelling around the country visiting renal centres.

Health
A 'Monster Truck' in action.   Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Crowds are wowed by monster trucks at HMS Sultan summer show

MONSTER trucks, Royal Navy helicopters, fairground rides and a motorbike display were just some of the highlights at a summer show.

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Neil Wilkie and his family at The Neil & Crown in Bishop's Waltham today

Dad wins competition to see Bishop’s Waltham pub named after him for Father’s Day

FATHER’S Day was one to remember for Neil Wilkie – he turned up to his local pub and saw his face on its sign.

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The Wildcat on board HMS Dragon delivers stores to RFA Lyme Bay during Exercise Catamaran

HMS Dragon returns to Portsmouth after war games

HMS Dragon has returned to Portsmouth after two weeks of French war games.

Defence
Four illegal immigrants were found at Gosport Marina today.

Illegal immigrants found at marina in Gosport

FOUR illegal immigrants were found on a boat at a marina.

Crime
Les from Portsmouth who adopted a seven-year-old boy

Why Father’s Day is so special for Portsmouth’s Les

DADS across the country are set to celebrate Father’s Day today, but one dad in particular is looking forward to receiving a card he thought would never come.

Health

Havant fitness friends strip off to wash - and buff up - cars for cancer charity

IN THE time it takes for us to wash your car, you could have been checked for prostate cancer.

Health
Adele Harper and her dad Alan

‘QA staff have kept my dad alive while he waits for a new kidney’ - I want to thank them by doing the Great South Run’

A woman is set to take on a 10-mile running challenge to support the hospital that has been caring for her father while he waits for a kidney transplant.

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