Gosport man who spent months in hospital with paralysing disease says ‘I owe NHS staff my life’

EVERYTHING that happens in my life now is all down to the incredible NHS.

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Five reasons to buy The News this weekend - including Weekend and Retro supplements

In The News this weekend we have 80 pages of news and sport.

Cumberland Infant School, in Southsea

Three weeks to go until Portsmouth turns blue for Tom Prince for the final time

THERE are fewer than three weeks to go before the Tom Prince Cancer Trust holds its final Blue Day.

Mia Casey at home with her sister Poppy, three, and mum Jess      Picture:  Malcolm Wells (180420-1619)

Hayling Island takeaway to sell £1 meals to support worthy causes

THREE organisations, including a hospital ward which cared for a young girl when she had a brain tumour, will benefit from a charity event.

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Free gym invitation for emergency service workers

EMERGENCY service employees are being invited a free gym weekend as part of a thank you for their services in the city.


Support group set for meeting

THE monthly meeting of a support group will feature a talk from a nurse.


Lee-on-the-Solent Community First Responders raise £1,600 for equipment

TWO charity events have raised more than £1,500 to support volunteers giving life-saving first aid.


Inspectors from CQC visit QA Hospital

INSPECTORS from a health watchdog have spent time at Queen Alexandra Hospital this week.


Drug addict died after university course ‘distressed’ him, inquest told

THE GIRLFRIEND of a drug addict who was concerned about her partner’s health after repeatedly ‘shooting-up’ had her fears confirmed when she found him dead the next day.


Sign up for Naomi House annual 26-mile walk

A HOSPICE which cares for children across Portsmouth and the surrounding area is holding its annual walk this summer.

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Five reasons to buy Friday’s News - including The Guide entertainments pullout

In The News on Friday we have 68 pages of news and sport.


Ukulele bands to hold charity concert for Rocky Appeal

UKULELE bands from across the area are coming together for a charity concert.


Sign up for children’s hospice obstacle race

GIANT inflatables, monkey bars over freezing water and a slippery slide are just some of the obstacles on a charity race.

Salena Adams with her dad Henry Cole

Women to take on London Marathon to raise cash for QA Hospital’s oncology unit

A WOMAN is taking on the London Marathon for her parents who have both been affected by cancer.


Few weeks left to register for QA Hospital’s annual walk

JUST a few weeks are left for people to register for an annual Ward Walk.

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Figures show support given by Wessex cancer centres

MORE than 3,000 have been supported by cancer centres across the south so far this year.

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Five reasons to buy Thursday’s News - including jobs

In The News on Thursday we have 56 pages of news and sport.

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From left, Emma Bailey, Morgan Wheller, Victoria Wilson, Mark Wheller, Shyloe Wilson, Rachel Humphrey and Gavin Griffiths

Runner aims for 25 marathons in a month to raise awareness of Type 1 diabetes

YOUNGSTERS with diabetes and their families joined a man who has pledged to undertake a running challenge with a difference.

Owen and Ali Thomas with son Rudy

Dad with incurable cancer told to ‘go live life’ as he is currently clear of cancer

A FATHER-of-one has been given a ray of hope after being told he is currently clear of cancer a year after his devastating diagnosis.

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Five reasons to buy Wednesday’s The News - including Homes

In The News on Wednesday we have 64 pages of news and sport.

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