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Resident fury at IFA2 lorries ‘putting schoolchildren at risk’

ANGRY residents say schoolchildren are being put at risk by lorries driving down a road they are not allowed to use.

Education

Shoplifter must pay

BOARD games thief Hailee Jefferson has been told to pay £250 compensation to a bookshop.

Crime
Sam Ashley, 30, of Lynton Gardens, Fareham, denies rape, attempted rape and administering a substance

‘I had my suspicions that I was drugged’ – Alleged Grindr rape victim gives evidence to jury

A STUDENT allegedly drugged and raped by a man he met on the gay hook-up app Grindr said he used ‘deceit’ to continue talking to the accused, jurors heard.

Crime
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Police officer ‘deeply upset’ after ‘bloodthirsty’ biting attacker released from jail early

A POLICE officer has told of her ‘deep upset’ at finding out a man who bit her in a ‘bloodthirsty’ attack was released ‘seven months’ into a 28-month jail term.

Crime

Thief took shop’s meat

A SHOPLIFTER was jailed for one day.

Crime
You can submit your questions via email. Picture: Pixnio (Labelled for reuse)

Bedhampton election candidates unite for virtual hustings

ELECTION candidates for the Bedhampton ward in Havant will run a virtual hustings.

Politics
The Men from the Havant Hindu Temple gather outside with Deputy Mayor, Cllr Peter Wade prior to starting the sponsored walk     ''Picture: Keith Woodland

Charity walk returns for twelfth time

A CHARITY walk has returned for the twelfth time to support local charities.

News
Beach hut leaseholders. from left  Chris Pitman, Patricia Ellam-Speed and Paul Becke, and, right, a  damaged hut

Not again! Beach huts vandalised for third time in three months

VANDALS smashed into beach huts in Southsea for the second time in just a week - leaving a trail of destruction in their wake.

News

THIS WEEK IN 1984: D-Day events under attack by pacifists

Portsmouth D-Day commemorations were condemned as an ‘offensive glorification of killing’ by a pacifist group.

Heritage

Denmead man found guilty of beating woman

A MAN from Denmead has been found guilty of beating a woman in Guildford in a case of domestic violence.

Waterlooville
CATCH LINE: University of Portsmouth University House, in Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

University of Portsmouth climbs five places in 2019 Complete University Guide rankings table

PORTSMOUTH has risen five places in a league table measuring excellence among 131 UK universities.

Education
The mechanical issue also led to a disturbance yesterday. Picture: Wightlink

Wightlink cancels 12 Portsmouth ferry services amid ‘mechanical issues’

MECHANICAL issues have forced a ferry travel provider to cancel a dozen scheduled sailings today.

Travel
Picture: Malcolm Wells

Five reasons to buy Wednesday’s News - including 12-page Property pullout

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

Portsmouth

Families speak of their horror after waking up to a wall of flames blazing feet from their homes

FAMILIES have told of their terror after they woke up to a wall of flames engulfing cars, caravans and a truck – an inferno that threatened to destroy their homes.

News
Jacob Monerville. Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

Man, 23, jailed for three years for dealing class A drugs in Portsmouth

A 23-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for three years for drug dealing in Portsmouth.

Crime
Sunbathers on Hot Walls enjoying the sunshine. 'Picture: Neil Marshall

We asked business owners if they want new CCTV in Old Portsmouth beauty spots

THE efforts to crack down on anti-social behaviour at two of Old Portsmouth’s beauty spots have been welcomed by city business owners and workers.

Crime

Here are the latest cases from the courts

Here are the latest cases from Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

Crime

Police arrest two boys after arson spree carnage in Havant

TWO teenage boys have been arrested following a spate of arsons which obliterated caravans, cars and a flatbed truck.

Crime 2

IN PICTURES: Rock Challenge, Monday 23rd April

Youngsters from across the area glammed up to take part in the biggest music and dance competition of the year.

Portsmouth
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