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Arrest over cannabis farm

A MAN has been arrested after police officers found a ‘large number’ of cannabis plants at an address in Portsmouth.

Crime
HMS Hermes

Shipwreck divers jailed for looting Royal Navy sunken ship

A pair of shipwreck divers who stripped thousands of pounds worth of metal from a sunken ship have been jailed.

Defence
What Portsmouth residents think of plans to hold ‘wargames’ in HMP Kingston

What Portsmouth residents think of plans to hold ‘wargames’ in HMP Kingston

A CITY landmark will temporarily become the setting for popular military simulations.

Portsmouth
Picture: Portsmouth Police/Twitter

‘Large number’ of cannabis plants found at Portsmouth address

A man has been arrested after police officers found a ‘large number’ of cannabis plants at an address in Portsmouth.

Portsmouth
Man wanted for attempted murder who went missing after QA Hospital appointment has been found

Man wanted for attempted murder who went missing after QA Hospital appointment has been found

A man wanted for attempted murder who went missing from a secure unit has been found, police have said.

Crime
Air ambulance attending Swanmore road collision

Air ambulance called as van and car collide on country road

FIRE crews attended a road collision involving a van and a car this morning.

News

Cyclist suffers ‘potentially life-threatening’ head injuries in collision with bus in Portsmouth

A cyclist has been taken to hospital with ‘potentially life-threatening’ head injuries after a collision with a bus in Portsmouth.

Crime
Five reasons to buy The News on Saturday and Sunday - including Weekend and Retro

Five reasons to buy The News on Saturday and Sunday - including Weekend and Retro

In The News this weekend we have 80 pages of news, sport and entertainment, plus our 7-day TV guide

Portsmouth

New anti-scam’ effort stops £1.2m bank fraud

POLICE have managed to scupper fraudsters’ plans to snatch almost £1.2m from residents across Hampshire thanks to a new bank scheme.

Crime
The Gosport sundial where the attack happened. Photo: Peter V. Facey

Man left with fractured eye socket after row with fellow dog walker in Gosport

A MAN was left with a fractured eye socket after getting into a row with a fellow dog walker about his unleashed pet.

Crime
This is the latest travel advice for popular holiday destinations. Picture: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

This is the Foreign Office’s latest travel advice for popular holiday destinations

Going on a summer holiday is one of the best British traditions.

Lifestyle

Gosport hospital deaths: Former News editor recalls how reporter broke the story - and how relatives’ and journalists’ determination kept it in the public eye

Mike Gilson was the editor of The News when the paper broke the story of malpractice at Gosport War Memorial Hospital. Here he explains how The News kept up pressure on the authorities in a bid to see the truth come to light.

Health
Do you drive in flip flops?

This is what the law says about driving in flip flops or bare footed

Summer is here and the weather continues to get warmer but the sunny conditions can make it uncomfortable to drive in a pair of sweaty shoes.

Crime

Man wanted for attempted murder is missing after appointment at QA Hospital in Portsmouth

A MAN wanted for attempted murder has gone missing from a secure unit after an appointment at Queen Alexandra Hospital.

Crime
Magaluf is cracking down on boozy Brits. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

You can now be fined €500 for drinking outside in Magaluf

Magaluf has been the go-to destination for throngs of party-seeking holidaymakers for decades.

Crime
Families gather outside Portsmouth Cathedral on Wednesday. Picture: Malcolm Wells

Gosport hospital deaths: Nurse who tried to expose scandal was forced out of her job, daughter says

A NURSE who tried to expose the tragedies at Gosport War Memorial Hospital was forced out of her job after speaking out, her daughter has claimed.

Health
Charing Cross Station. Picture: Geograph (labelled for reuse)

Man detained after Charing Cross bomb threat

A MAN has been detained after someone on the tracks at Charing Cross Station claimed they had a bomb.

Travel
Five reasons to buy Friday’s News - including 20-page The Guide entertainment pullout

Five reasons to buy Friday’s News - including 20-page The Guide entertainment pullout

In The News on Friday we have 80 pages of news and sport.

Portsmouth

Thieves steal motors worth £1,600 from boats on Hayling Island

THIEVES have stolen motors from two boats moored at Hayling Island.

Crime
Cllr Matthew Winnington

New role prevents two drug-related deaths

CONCERNS about Spice have come after news a council-funded drug prevention role saved the lives of two homeless people in the city.

Crime
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