32 reminders of how Havant Road has changed over the years

Do you remember any of these shops and offices in Havant Road from the past?

Monday, 6th July 2020, 5:55 pm
Updated Monday, 6th July 2020, 5:58 pm
Havant Road, Drayton, Portsmouth in the 1900's
Havant Road, Drayton, Portsmouth in the 1900's

Perhaps you worked in one of these places or have memories of the area.

The retail, takeaway and office sectors have undergone huge changes over the years and we have had a look back through the archive to find photos from the past.

Here’s a lovely mixture of the old and the new for you to enjoy.

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View of Havant Road, Drayton 2001. The News 013040-7

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Drayton looking west down Havant Road around 1910
Drayton in 2004 - looking west along Havant Road, towards Cosham, with the New Inn pub seen at right. Picture: Michael Scaddan 044291-0084
Havant Road, Havant 1955
The New Inn, Havant Road Drayton.
Aerial of Havant Road Drayton
Havant Road Drayton
The junction with Havant Road and the old A3 London Road can be seen to the bottom.
Havant Road, Drayton at the turn of the century. Only horse and carts in sight back then.
The Drayton Institute. 238 havant Road in 2001. The News 014904-10
The Co-Op on the Havant Road in Drayton 17th November 2007. The premises also had a Post Office that is facing closure at the time.Picture: Malcolm Wells. 074652-99A
Lindsey Broad's shop, Drayton Sweet Jar, Havant Road, Drayton 17th January 2011. Picture: Allan Hutchings 110159-783
The Barber Shop, Havant Road, Farlington, Portsmouth, run by co-owners Sarah Blachford and Julia Lashley 18th June 2011. Picture: Michael Scaddan 112196-0001
Old picture of Havant Road, Drayton (undated). The News PP1195
Kowsar Miah (36) chef at the Mowchak Tandoori Restaurant at Havant Road Drayton Portsmouth was awarded the Best Curry Chef Award by 'Curry Life Magazine ' 17th October 2011.Picture: Malcolm Wells 113682-2524
Havant Road, Drayton, December 1974. The News PP1196
Havant Road, Cosham, near Lower Drayton Lane, between 1940 and 1950
Junction of Galt Road and Havant Road, Farlington, Portsmouth
Seen here in 1926 is the Futcher Home of Recovery in Havant Road, Drayton.
21st march 2017. Maison Drayton in Havant Road, Drayton, closed their doors after 72 years in business on the 31st March. Picture: Sarah Standing 170408-4600
Maison Drayton Hairdressers, Havant Road Drayton
Red Lounge on Havant Road Drayton
F.M Seal Motor Depot, Cycle and Motor Accessories. Photographer R Holloway, 50 Havant Road, Portsmouth.
Car showroom at 111 Havant Road, Drayton
Havant Road, Drayton, Portsmouth
Zetties in Havant Road, Portsmouth 14th August 2018. Picture: Sarah Standing 180629-2081
Fine & Country estate agents, Havant Road, Drayton 22nd October 2018. Picture: Chris Moorhouse
The buildings along Havant Road.
Drayton Broadway, Havant Road in the mid 1950's
Uncle Tom's Cabin Pub, Havant Road, Cosham. The News
Cosham's oldest cottage on the corner of Court Lane and Havant Road in 1930, it is 400 years old and was demolished in 1949. The News PP4232
Havant Road, Drayton, Portsmouth in the 1900's