We have had a look through our archives to find out what the city looked like in 1995 – the year of Jim Smith’s sacking from Pompey, Blur v Oasis in the charts, and Princess Diana’s bombshell TV interview.
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1. Portsmouth in 1995
The Great South Run Oct 1995. Frank Bruno pictured left front and top right Steve Cram looking at camera. Picture: The News 0819-21 Photo: The News archive
2. Portsmouth in 1995
Portsmouth Society secretary Dr Roger James, taking another look at the controversial structure of the Tricorn, Portsmouth, 1995. The News PP5240 Photo: The News archive
3. Portsmouth in 1995
AB diver Garry Nicholas-Horvarth-Toldi (left) and AB diver Neil Smith, lift a WW2 defused bomb out the Solent, 1995. The News PP5544 Photo: The News archive
4. Portsmouth in 1995
A hole dug in Southsea Beach, April 25th 1995. Photo: The News archive