Popular Portsmouth pub closing its doors tonight

A WELL-ESTABLISHED Portsmouth pub will close its doors tonight after more than 70 years.

Saturday, 28th January 2017, 6:33 am

The Battle of Minden, in St Mary’s Road, Kingston, which has been on the site in its present form since 1946, will serve its last pints this evening.

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Landlord Ray Shaw, 68, who has run the pub for nearly 25 years, is retiring, with the pub’s future now hanging in the balance.

He said: ‘I would like to thank all the customers for their support over the years.’