Game to plan new play area

AN ONLINE game to help design a new play area has been launched as part of an innovative consultation.

The Portsbridge Roundabout / A3 at Hilsea, toward Cosham. Picture: Google Street View

Motorcyclist injured in Portsmouth crash

PARAMEDICS are treating a motorcyclist after an incident on the A3.


WATCH: Ballerina turned people smuggler jailed for bringing six men into UK at Hayling Island

Grinning people smugglers who landed themselves in hot water were left deflated after they were jailed for attempting to smuggle six Ukrainian people into the UK.
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Quiz night raises £400 for Gosport cat charity

A QUIZ night raised nearly £400 for a cat charity.


A27 carriageway closed overnight as roadworks continue

CLOSURES will be in place as roadworks on a main road carry on until next month.


Portsmouth university team to study affects of Hurricane Maria

SCIENTISTS from the University of Portsmouth are using the hurricane that hit the Caribbean island of Dominica to provide guidelines for reducing the risk of natural disasters.

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Hampshire County Council praises Lizzy Yarnold for winter Olympic gold medal win

A COUNCIL has congratulated gold medallist Lizzy Yarnold on her historic win at the Winter Olympics.

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Wightlink pledges to be more environmentally friendly

A FERRY company is looking to be more environmentally friendly by launching a Green Manifesto.

Nigel Taylor, managing director of Taylor Made Computer Solutions     Picture: Lee Peck Media

Authorities ‘must better prepare for cyber attacks’

AN EXPERT has warned that councils are ‘unprepared’ for cyber attacks.


County council leader repeats authority bid

THE county council leader has reiterated the county’s stance on submitting a bid for a Combined Authority.

Fareham College students with Exclusive Chefs Academy

Fareham young chefs cook up a treat

YOUNGSTERS have been trained to become top chefs by catering experts.


Young and old set to mix at fun city event

OLD and young are coming together for tea and dancing at a unique event that promotes community spirit and fends off social isolation.


World Book Day event

YOUNGSTERS will be able to celebrate World Book Day by delving into some classic children’s novels.


Date for day care auction

A CHARITY auction will be taking place to help fund a hydropool and sensory room at a day care centre.


MP to support new proposal

GOSPORT MP Caroline Dinenage will be supporting a government green paper designed to strengthen the rights of tenants.


Hands-on science day

A DAY of interactive science will be taking place in Gosport next month.


Portsmouth theatre on the hunt for volunteers

A THEATRE is looking for volunteers to help out with the running of performances.

Portsmouth's Queen Alexandra Hospital employs about 800 employees from Carillion.

Further 150 employees at Carillion are being made redundant

A FURTHER 152 employees of former construction firm Carillion are being made redundant.

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University of Portsmouth, University House, Winston Churchiil Avenue, Portsmouth''Picture: Duncan Shepherd

LETTER OF THE DAY: University is a vital part of Portsmouth

I very much welcome this opportunity to engage with a wider audience on the university’s plans to secure a positive future for our students and the city.


New numbers at hospital

TELEPHONE numbers at a hospital have changed.

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