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Belgian bar in Southsea applies to extend its hours

Business
Portsmouth Greenpeace 'penguins' in Commercial Road

Activists take to streets to publicise plight of penguins

News

New appointment made to corporate team

Business

Green Southsea firms in pledge to cut plastic

Portsmouth

Joy as Portsmouth army medic completes epic South Pole trek

Defence

CCTV released to help find missing man

Crime

Man suffers ‘life-threatening’ injuries after car crash

Travel
Weather

Here’s a look at today’s weather and travel news

News
The Kings Theatre where a rally for members from the southern region of the Post Office Workers' Union was held

THIS WEEK IN 1971: ‘Meeting in Southsea backs postak strike’

Heritage

Fire damages Mercedes

News
Members of a group which started on Facebook called Save Warsash are pictured protesting against Fareham Borough Council's plans to build 800 homes in the area. Protest organiser Rachel Follett is centre front

Protestors in Warsash set to step up planning fight against council

Fareham

Coastguard rescue woman stuck in mud after kayakers heard her crying

News
Carillion apprentices have been offered help from colleges including Fareham College after the firm went bust Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Colleges team up to help Carillion apprentices

Education 1
Jack Edwards, who starred in the Kings Theatre panto as Sarah Spoilit, will host this year's Guide Awards

Guide awards night is getting closer – don’t forget to book your free tickets

Gigs and Music
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Staff disgusted after nursery is trashed by raiders

Crime
Beaverbrooks, in Whiteley, was burgled.

Watches stolen from Whiteley jewellery shop

Crime

Rider’s fury after valuable motorbikes stolen from garage

People 1

REV AMY WEBB: People always matter more than places

News

Butcher of the year brings home the bacon once again

Business

Taxpayers forking out millions in legal costs

Health
A silent tribute to Ronnie Williamson before the match at Privett Park  Picture: Ian Hargreaves (180018-1)

Charity match ‘an incredible tribute’ to adored Gosport coach

News
Carisbrooke Precinct in Gosport Picture: Malcolm Wells (180119-4320)

New homes development could keep Gosport shopping centre alive

Gosport

Community litter pick is hailed as a major success

News

Flurry of suspected fraudsters targeting residents in Gosport

Crime

Unicef extends partnership with Clipper yacht race

News

Delight as nursery is rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted once again

Education

Electric car network ‘vital’ in improving air quality

News
Olivia Carter cuts the ribbon to officially open the community hub with Mayor of Havant Cllr Mrs Elaine Shimbart and Alan Mak MP. Olivia from Front Lawn Academy Primary won a competition to be the official ribbon cutter
Picture: Vernon Nash (180053-004)

Leigh Park sports hub’s £1.6m revamp is a ‘huge boost’ for the area

News

Volunteer project official launch

Havant

REVEALED: The top 10 restaurants in Havant - according to TripAdvisor

Havant
Mother Kelly's in Emsworth

Emsworth workers save fish and chip shop from blaze

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Picture: Hampshire Constabulary/Twitter

Driver arrested after dramatic car crash

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Some of the items

Picture of Alan Shearer holds clue to find owner of stolen goods

Crime
Picture: Malcolm Wells

Cowardly burglar tried to target a widow’s home - but didn’t expect to run into Lucky

Crime

Guide awards night is getting closer – don’t forget to book your free tickets

Gigs and Music

ALAN MAK: Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan is an important step forward

Politics 2

Number of coffee mornings announced

News

Cowplain GP practice holding open day

Health
Picture: Hampshire County Council/Twitter

SNOW UPDATE: Gritters out in force across Portsmouth area tonight as snow warning is issued

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Welborne

Buckland Development Limited

Two new primary schools to be built in Portsmouth after £12m funding is secured

Education 5

Couple praise firefighters after getting stuck in ‘terrifying’ floodwater

News 1

SNOW ALERT: Snow showers forecast across Portsmouth area

News

Firefighters rescue pair from van after they got stuck in floodwater

Portsmouth

WEATHER ALERT: 70mph gusts forecast for Portsmouth area as weather warning is issued

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Police

Three people die in Hampshire road incident

Travel

Motorcyclist pronounced dead after collision

News 1
The official opening of the Fort and Fleet Dog Activity Trail at Queen Elizabeth Country Park. Picture by Duncan Shepherd

Pooches put their best paws forward for new activity trail

People
Damian Hinds has been appointed Secretary of State for Education in Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle

MP appointed education secretary in May reshuffle

Politics
Hambledon in February 2014 

Picture: Malcolm Wells

Flooding fears eased after ‘big pipe’ project is finished

News

PICTURE GALLERY: Horndean Church of England Junior School bake off for Children in Need

Education
Hailey Shearman on Portsdown Hill in her trekking gear 

Picture: Habibur Rahman (171462-903)

Woman to complete five ultra marathons for charity

Health

Firm raises over £450 in charity coffee morning

Business

Neighbours angry at plans to build homes in gardens

People
Louise Goldsmith, leader of West Sussex County Council

Council leader hits out at lack of government funding as fresh tax rise looms

Politics
Jo Meeke and Matt Gurney arrive at Crawley Coroner's Court as the inquest continues into the death of their newborn son, Puck, who died after complications during labour Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Doctor did not warn parents about labour complications before baby died, inquest is told

Health
Paul Wilkins. Picture: Sussex Police

Missing ‘distressed and vulnerable’ man spotted on M27

Crime
Farzeen Ansari said the driver's behaviour was 'outrageous'. Picture: Steve Robards

Disabled mum ‘humiliated’ after being told bus drivers gossip about her

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REGIONAL: Baby girl dies after serious crash

Crime 1

REGIONAL: Police hunt ‘unauthorised’ metal detectorist

Crime 3

Piano shop owner’s search for woman who photographed will.i.am in his store

News

Bus passengers to save cash

Travel
Water from the burst main on Havant Road (A3023). Credit: Portsmouth Water via Twitter

Burst water main causes lengthy delays on and off Hayling Island

Business

Retro gaming day to entertain the family

News

Radio show for green fingers

News
(L-r) Cllr Jackie Branson, Cllr Michael Wilson, Hayling Ferry skipper Colin Hill and Cllr Tim Pike in front of the Pride of Hayling boat

Plan of action for future of Hayling Ferry is launched

Travel 3

Man denies attempting to murder another man in Hayling Island

Crime
Dorothy 'Dot' Watson in the Auxiliary Territorial Service

Tributes paid to wartime gunner and mother-of-three who fought to keep Portsmouth safe

News
The Pride of Hayling, which runs between Hayling Island and Eastney Picture: Malcolm Wells (170605-0082)

Hayling Ferry owners to hold talks with councils to secure service future

Politics 2

Changes to service help improve patient care and GP workload

Health

Hayling Island man donates to appeal after Da Vinci robot removed cancer tumour

Health

Alan Priddy’s delay-hit world-record bid ‘back on track’

News

Pensioner reunited with Christmas gifts days after they fell from moving car on Hayling Island

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