The key dates in the First World War

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A little fuzzy perhaps but here we see Portsdown Hill Road where it meets London Road. The George pub would be on the right behind the soldiers. 'Picture: Barry Cox Collection

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Portsmouth Evening News coverage of key dates in the First World War – and an insight into what was happening in Portsmouth on those days – will be the subject of a free illustrated talk.

Associate editor Mark Acheson will host the event at Havant Library at 2pm on March 26. To book places, ring (023) 9248 4945.