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Ride in a supercar for armed forces charity in Fareham family fun day this weekend

SUPERCAR fans will be able to enjoy a ride in a number of different top-of-the-range cars this weekend, at a fun day raising money to support the armed forces.

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Gosport MP Caroline Dinenage.''Picture: Steve Reid

Gosport MP criticises Tory colleague MP Christopher Chope for blocking upskirting bill

GOSPORT MP Caroline Dinenage has criticised a politician from a neighbouring county after he blocked a bill on upskirting from progressing through parliament.

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Tracey Hollingdale  at her flat in Ark Royal House, Blanchard Avenue, Gosport, with the fence and scaffolding visible through the window

Disabled woman feels like a ‘prisoner’ after fencing and scaffolding leave her home in the dark

ONGOING maintenance work has left a woman feeling like a prisoner in her own home.

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My home feels like a prison, says disabled Gosport woman

Have you had issues with maintenance works? Email newsdesk@thenews.co.uk

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Students spend a day learning from the circus experts

YOUNGSTERS from a circus in Portsmouth have been given a helping hand from a world-renowned group of city performers.

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Supporters enjoying the atmosphere at The Portsbridge pub in Cosham

England fans pack Portsmouth pubs to celebrate tense World Cup win over Tunisia

A NEW formation, a controversial penalty and a respect for the new young players has been the talk of the town tonight, as the England football team kicked off their World Cup campaign.

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Supporters enjoying the atmosphere at The Portsbridge pub in Cosham

England fans pack Portsmouth pubs to celebrate tense World Cup win over Tunisia

A NEW formation, a controversial penalty and a respect for the new young players has been the talk of the town tonight, as the England football team kicked off their World Cup campaign.

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The School Council and Caroline Dinenage MP at the opening of the new library at Crofton Anne Dale Junior School, Stubbington. Picture: Chris Moorhouse

Youngsters thrilled after library given first revamp since the 70s

SCHOOL pupils say that the new library installed at their school has ‘transformed’ the way they approach reading.

Education

Are you Portsmouth’s best pole dancer? Strip club to hold competition – with a £500 cash prize for the winner

IF YOU’VE ever fancied yourself as a renowned pole dancer, now is the time to prove yourself.

People

Firefighters called to Portsmouth A&E to cut keyring off man’s privates

A MAN was left feeling rather red-faced this morning after firefighters had to remove a keychain from a ‘sensitive’ part of his body.

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Free five-a-side football? Picture: Goals

Here’s how to play free five-a-side football in Portsmouth – but there’s a catch...

ON THE face of it, it’s a great offer – the use of top-notch five-a-side pitches with no fees to pay.

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Scammers threatening ‘legal action’ operating in south Hampshire

AGGRESSIVE scammers posing as tax officials are leaving threatening voicemails on people’s phones in Hampshire.

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Jakob Stack-Kral, Alan Auld, Cameron Auld and Tom Seager at last year's kitesurfing festival 'Picture: Habibur Rahman

Kitesurfers will ditch plastic for Hayling festival

KITESURFERS have pledged to up their game in the ongoing battle against plastic waste at a festival next weekend.

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Alexa Styler, 33, with her sons Dawson and Luca, at the HMS Sultan Show family night

HMS Sultan opened to families for free ahead of weekend Summer Show

HUNDREDS of families with disabled and deserving children headed to a naval base last night for an evening of entertainment.

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The team are taking on the daunting Fan Dance to raise money for a new wheelchair for Daisy Dallaway, 6

Team is taking on SAS challenge to help Daisy

A serviceman and three civilians are in training for a daunting SAS endurance challenge as they bid to make a little girl’s dream of a new wheelchair come true.

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Harley Salter, with his mum Vanessa

Portsmouth’s ‘Spiderman’ set to do charity abseil this weekend

A brave young adult will be abseiling down the Spinnaker Tower this weekend to give back to a service that has supported him since he was a small boy.

People
The Hotwalls Studios, Old Portsmouth

BIG READ: Art explosion puts historic Hot Walls on the cultural map

There was once a time when the magnificent arches surrounding Old Portsmouth lay barren; a landmark of historical significance to keep the area safe from invaders, but a slightly outdated concept.
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Festival goes global as Victorious Festival announces worldwide lineup

VIBRANT sounds from all four corners of the earth will be heard across Portsmouth’s seafront at Victorious Festival later this year.

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Loyd Durham from Gosport

Gosport’s ‘Blade Runner’ gets set for Golden Mile challenge

A RUNNER is gearing up for the Gosport Golden Mile this weekend – the first goal he set himself after getting his prosthetic leg.

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Shocked pensioner stung for £760 after buying £30 fridge hinges from Amazon trader

ONLINE shopper Michael Ord was left stunned after his £30 purchase for two fridge door hinges left a £764 dent in his bank account.

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