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NOSTALGIA: Frightened mare smashes toll gate on escape bid to Havant

On Sunday, June 12, 1912, a dramatic event took place on the northern end of the old Langstone wooden trestle bridge.

jpns 230518 rw  A view across Cosham circa 1898.  Just how countrified Cosham was at one time. This is a look up the High Street in 1898. Picture: Barry Cox collection

NOSTALGIA: Mysterious alleyways and dark corners of Victorian Portsmouth

The marvellous view, right, is of Cosham High Street.

ClassT9 30718 on a Stephenson Locomotive Society special waits for the off at Havant''Pictured at Havant we see a class T9 at the head of a Stephenson Locomotive  Society special. Can anyone confirm the date?'Picture: Barry Cox collection

NOSTALGIA: Long gone, but not forgotton – remembering old treasures

Here we see a splendid Class T9 30718 train waiting to leave Havant at the head of a Stephenson Locomotive Society special.

The Portsmouth to Hayling ferry arrives at Hayling  No date for this photograph  but it is an unchanging scene across Langstone Harbour.

NOSTALGIA: I’m sorry, but there is no such thing as the Portsmouth ferry

I can remember several years ago when I was a taxi driver people asking me to take them to the Portsmouth ferry.


Pompey target was a key figure and Bristol Rovers hero

POMPEY have been linked with left-back Lee Brown after he ended his long association with Bristol Rovers.

The flag of the Kingdom of Wessex

Why this flag is being flown outside Portsmouth’s civic offices today

The flag of an ancient kingdom will be flown outside the civic offices in Portsmouth today.

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Former Fusiliers, marching along Whitehall in Westminster. Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Veterans urged to seek support from charity to avoid rough sleeping

VETERANS and service leavers are being urged to seek support as they adjust to civilian life to prevent difficulties that could lead to rough sleeping.


Tubbs: Hawks can attack fifth tier with no fear

MATT TUBBS is convinced the Hawks can approach their first-ever season in the National League without fear.

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One of the new Class 707 trains at London Waterloo. Picture: South Western Railway PPP-180313-105841001

Rail operator announces delays on all trains in and out of London Waterloo

RAIL USERS are being warned they will face delays in and out of London Waterloo for the whole day today.


Portsmouth doctor gives advice on tell-tale symptoms of cataracts

WITH around 300,000 cataract surgeries carried out a year, people are being warned of early symptoms.

Hannah Gibson-Patel

Research reveals that companies ‘could do more’ when encouraging inclusivity

More could be done to promote inclusivity in the workplace, a new study has revealed.


School to stage country festival for community

LIVE music, fairground rides, and food stalls make up just some of the attractions for a new music festival.


Updated bank holiday bin collection schedule in East Hampshire

EAST Hampshire District Council has announced changes to its bin collections.



DRIVERS in the heart of Portsmouth could be set to face a summer of delays as engineers carry out major gas works.


WATCH: Brothers from Leigh Park will go head-to-head in charity boxing match

TWO brothers are set to put their banter to the test as they gear up to fight each other in a charity boxing match.


Village celebrates history with exhibition weekend

IN CELEBRATION of its 20th anniversary, Warsash Local History Society is holding an exhibition.

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MP urging RBS bank in town centre not to shut

AN MP has written to a bank calling on them to stop a planned closure.

Titchfield Primary School pupils meet War Horse

Students meet theatre star Joey

PUPILS from Titchfield Primary School got the chance to meet the star of theatre production War Horse.


Anger as gym limits times for juniors

A MOTHER has labelled a gym ‘ridiculous’ for restricting the times junior members can attend.


New 33-apartment retirement complex opens on Hayling Island

THE newly-elected mayor of Havant has opened a new retirement complex.

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