A DENTIST who paid out £12,000 compensation to a former patient has said he is pleased a ‘satisfactory conclusion’ has been reached.


Health advice as freezing temperatures expected in Portsmouth areas

TEMPERATURES are set to drop below freezing this weekend, warranting a warning from health experts.

Emsworth woman wins £12,000 compensation from dentist

Emsworth woman wins £12,000 compensation from dentist

A WOMAN who says she was left in agony after problems with her teeth were missed has received compensation.

Dr Andrew Whittamore.

Portsmouth GP advises people with breathing issues to get flu jab

A GP is highlighting the importance for those with respiratory problems to have their flu jab.


Parents praise nursing teams who cared for Crookhorn teenager who died of cancer

WE WANT to thank the community nurses and hospital team for everything they did.

Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Gosport MP welcomes report date for historic deaths at town hospital

AN MP has welcomed confirmation a report into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital will be released this summer.

Friends and family released balloons on Portsdown Hill on what would have been Katie's 15th birthday on February 4

Balloon release marks 15th birthday of Crookhorn teenager who died from cancer

HUNDREDS of balloons were released by the family and friends of a teenager who died of cancer.


Information event for people with breast cancer

PEOPLE affected by breast cancer can attend an information event run by a charity.

Katie, third from right, with friends, left to right, Grace O'Connor, Demi Scott, Charlie Balloqui, Elise Pressley and Bryony Sutton

Parents pay tribute to ‘inspirational’ Crookhorn teenager who died from cancer

THE family of a girl who died from cancer are sharing their story to keep her legacy alive.

Kerry Harvey (left) with her mum Eileen (right) and her dad and sister Amy on her 21st birthday

‘Brave, lovely’ Kerry praised four years after controversial breast cancer envy campaign

A mum whose daughter got death threats as she was dying from cancer has said her controversial campaign has made a big difference, four years after her death.

Bishop James Jones pictured in 2015.

Gosport War Memorial Hospital deaths: Inquiry set to report back in June

AN INQUIRY into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital is set to report back to families this summer.


Support QA Hospital by taking part in Ward Walk

PEOPLE are being encouraged to support a hospital by taking part in its annual Ward Walk.

Gemma Weir and Michelle Frank with the medication they want to see prescribed by the NHS

Company behind drug for cystic fibrosis puts forward new proposal

THE company behind a life-changing drug for people with cystic fibrosis has put forward a new approach to make its medicines available to patients.


People urged to use pharmacies as hundreds of GP appointments in Portsmouth are avoidable

NEW figures have revealed that 500 GP appointments a day in Portsmouth and surrounding areas are for patients with self-treatable conditions.


Date for day care auction

A CHARITY auction will be taking place to help fund a hydropool and sensory room at a day care centre.

Suella Fernandes, Fareham MP

MP happy with new childcare support

FAREHAM MP Suella Fernandes has welcomed childcare opportunities that are going to be available.


New numbers at hospital

TELEPHONE numbers at a hospital have changed.

Dr Christopher Nutting

World-leading cancer doctor caught drink-driving on A3

ONE of Britain’s top cancer research doctors has been banned from driving after getting behind the wheel over the limit.

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How to cook fit food (that’s tasty)

We’re all aware it’s crucial to fuel our body with nutrition-dense food. There’s one Chichester store that’s making that simple.

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FIRST AID: How to deal with someone with a spinal injury

St John Ambulance, the nation’s leading first aid charity, has teamed up with The News to bring you some simple, but life-saving, first aid tips.

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