WATCH: Why King Charles I caught a Wightlink ferry across the Solent this morning

AN AVID impersonator captured ferrygoers’ hearts and attention as he embarked on a journey through time.

Emergency services on the scene

REGIONAL: Teenager and elderly man dead after a train collided with their car

A 15-year-old boy and 72-year-old man have died after a train struck their car at a level crossing this morning.

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The lorry on the M27. Picture: Hants Roads Policing/Twitter

PICTURED: Lorry crashes into roadside barrier on M27 near Portsmouth

One lane is blocked on the M27 near Portsmouth this afternoon after a HGV crashed into a barrier.


UPDATE: Major road and car park reopened after ‘concern for person’s welfare’

A BUSY road and a multi-storey car park have been reopened following an emergency incident this morning.

Table Mountain and colourful houses.

Travel: An enthralling African adventure that will live long in the memory

The first film I saw in cinemascope as a young boy was called Shaka.

Here's today's travel and weather news this morning

TRAVEL AND WEATHER: Rain set to dampen Valentine’s Day in Portsmouth

AFTER a dry start, thickening cloud is set to roll in across the Portsmouth area – bringing with it breezy weather and light rain.

The bus caught fire yesterday morning

Bus catches fire in Portsmouth

FIREFIGHTERS were called out after a bus caught fire in Hilsea yesterday morning.

LETTER OF THE DAY: Book a sunbed online? You’re having a laugh!

LETTER OF THE DAY: Book a sunbed online? You’re having a laugh!

Is this for real? Book online and pay for your sunbed (Sunbed app creator sets a business trend, Feb 12)?

The Beachlands Car Park on Hayling Island

Council to consider introducing off-peak fees at popular Beachlands car parks

DRIVERS could soon face winter charges at eight popular seafront car parks.

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Could double-yellow lines be painted on your road?

New double-yellow lines to be painted in Portsmouth - will they be on your street?

New double-yellow lines will be painted in Portsmouth as part of a series of changes to parking, the city council has announced.

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WATCH: Portsmouth navy divers to dispose of Second World War bomb in London today

AN UNEXPLODED bomb found at London City Airport will be dealt with by Royal Navy divers from Portsmouth this morning.

Picture: Malcolm Garbutt

Motorcyclist hospitalised with serious leg injuries after van crash

A MOTORCYCLIST was taken to hospital after he crashed into a parked van.

Ruins of the Greek temple in the ancient city of Segesta, Sicily, Italy

TRAVEL: A whistle-stop luxury tour of ancient Europe

Lounging on a deckchair looking out across the glistening Mediterranean, I lazily reach over to pick up my gin and tonic as we make our way from Sicily to southern Spain. 
Portsmouth Harbour station. Picture: Malcolm Wells

Portsmouth Harbour station closes for five days: Here’s everything you need to know

Portsmouth Harbour station is closed for the next week while work is carried out to replace a railway bridge.

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The shattered remains of the coach on the M62

THIS WEEK IN 1974: Hants police appeal after coach bomb

Hampshire police were seeking to interview all passengers of coaches which left Manchester and travelled south at the same time as a coach which was bombed on a Yorkshire motorway, killing 11 people.

The M27

M27 closures are planned

ROAD closures will be in place as efforts to refurbish an ageing bridge on the M27 in Portsmouth continue.

Parking wardens in Havant are set revenue targets

Council under fire after report says parking wardens are set £25,000 income targets

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Ferry ‘will run as normal’ during city station closure

THE ferry service connecting Portsmouth and Gosport will be unaffected by the forthcoming closure of Portsmouth Harbour Station.

Art Noveau Stairs in the Stadtpark.

Travel: Vienna - the cool capital suited for all ages, budgets and varied tastes

It is a burgeoning city with sights-a-plenty, slick public transport and a culture and music scene that’s surely among the world’s best.

The Hayling Ferry

Further setback for Hayling Ferry supporters after bus meeting

CREATING a community bus service could be the only way to link public transport with the Hayling Ferry.

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