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Rolls-Royce chooses to support Portsmouth neonatal charity for 2018

AN ORGANISATION supporting neonatal intensive units has been selected as Rolls-Royce Motor Cars charity of the year.

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Support QA Hospital by taking part in Ward Walk

PEOPLE are being encouraged to support a hospital by taking part in its annual Ward Walk.

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Gemma Weir and Michelle Frank with the medication they want to see prescribed by the NHS

Company behind drug for cystic fibrosis puts forward new proposal

THE company behind a life-changing drug for people with cystic fibrosis has put forward a new approach to make its medicines available to patients.

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King Street Tavern staff, left to right, Beren Marshall, 20, Kate Hutchison, 21, manager Mike Bailey, 28 and Matt Lucas, 23.''Picture by:  Malcolm Wells

‘He was drenched in blood’ – Portsmouth pub workers race to save attack victim

TWO pub workers have told of the terrifying moment a man ‘drenched in blood’ burst through the doors begging for help.

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People urged to use pharmacies as hundreds of GP appointments in Portsmouth are avoidable

NEW figures have revealed that 500 GP appointments a day in Portsmouth and surrounding areas are for patients with self-treatable conditions.

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Data from NSPCC shows increase in child sex offences recorded in Hampshire

THE number of child sex offences recorded by Hampshire police rose to 2,634 last year, figures have shown.

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Police in Middle Street, Portsmouth, over the weekend.

Man arrested for attempted murder after Portsmouth incident released

A MAN arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident in Portsmouth has been released with no further action.

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Hampshire County Council wins grant for mental health projects for men

A GRANT will support new ways of helping men of all ages with their mental health.

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GP practice rated Good again after inspection

A GP practice group has retained its rating of good following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Craig McAllister scored for Gosport Borough in their league defeat. Picture: Keith Woodland.

Gosport Borough dealt late blow at Hitchin

LATE chances were not enough to earn Gosport any points in their 2-1 defeat at Hitchin Town in the Southern League premier division.

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Pompey Academy's Matt Mayes scored a penalty against MK Dons in today's match. Picture: Colin Farmery

Ten-man Pompey Academy lose after conceding second-half penalties

TWO second-half penalties saw 10-man Pompey Academy lose 4-2 against MK Dons in Merit League One.

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Shopping centre teams up with Portsmouth schools in Dragons Den project

PUPILS from three schools have been challenged to design, develop and launch a tourism gift package.

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Help needed to support Havant teenager’s Friend Finder project

MORE volunteers are needed to support a project which helps youngsters make friends.

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Tom Prince's parents Adele Prince and Clinton, left with Emma e and Peter Prince     ''Picture: Ellie Pilmoor

Expert says £1m from Tom Prince Cancer Trust is vital for rare cancer research

A HUGE investment into a rare form of bone cancer will help scientists learn more about the disease.

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Partha Kar, diabetes consultant and clinical lead at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham

New mobile app to help people with Type 2 diabetes

PEOPLE with Type 2 diabetes will be encouraged to monitor their condition by accessing a new mobile app.

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Darren and Lisa. Picture by Malcolm Wells

Newlyweds who tie the knot after groom’s cancer diagnosis thank everyone who made dream wedding come true

WORDS cannot explain how thankful we are to everyone who made our dream wedding come true.

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Cumberland Infant School, in Southsea, took part in a previous Blue Day

Portsmouth family calls for trust’s last Blue Day to be biggest and best yet

TEN years ago hundreds of schools and businesses got involved to celebrate the first ever Blue Day.

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Pictured are: (l-r) Peter Prince, Alison Prince-Duffy, Charmaine Prince, Paul Prince-Duffy, Adele Prince, Clinton Prince, Amelia Miller, Emma Prince, Nancy Bandoni, Maureen Prince and (front kneeling) Paul Bandoni.   Picture: Sarah Standing (160930-5785)

‘It’s all thanks to the people of Portsmouth’ - Tom Prince’s family donates £1m to help save lives of others

‘WE ARE so pleased the £1m we raised with the help of the city can now save other lives in memory of Tom’.

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Blue Day fundraising walkers leave Fratton Park in 2016

How Blue Day helped the Tom Prince Cancer Trust to power past £1m

Pompey season ticket-holder Tom Prince was not only a massive fan of the club, but of football in general.

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The iconic display of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London

Fort Nelson needs volunteers for ceramic poppy display

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help care for a ceramic poppy sculpture.

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