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

Gritters will be out in force across the Portsmouth area tonight after the Met Office issued a weather warning for snow and ice.

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Caroline Dinenage and Cllr Rob Humby. Picture: Hampshire County Council

Work set to start on Gosport to Fareham bus route extension

A BUS route is being extended after £6.93m funding was awarded.

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

TWO new primary schools will be built to create more school places in Fareham and Horndean.

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Antonia Wood was caught in a flooded van in Pigeon House Lane on January 15. Picture: Waterlooville fire station

Couple praise firefighters after getting stuck in ‘terrifying’ floodwater

A COUPLE who got trapped after driving into floodwater have thanked firefighters who came to their rescue.

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SNOW ALERT: Snow showers forecast across Portsmouth area

SNOW ALERT: Snow showers forecast across Portsmouth area

Snow showers have been forecast for the Portsmouth area as more wintry weather is forecast across the UK.

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Fareham residents are the happiest in our region, according to the survey

Fareham is the happiest place to live and Portsmouth is the most anxious, poll reveals

FIGURES from a nationwide survey have revealed the happiest place in The News area to call home.

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Police are investigating the crash

Pedestrian ‘critical’ after suffering life-threatening injuries in Fareham crash

A PEDESTRIAN is in a critical condition after being hit by a car in crash.

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Paul Wilkins. Picture: Sussex Police

Missing ‘distressed and vulnerable’ man spotted on M27

A ‘distressed and vulnerable’ man who has missing for two days has been spotted on the M27, police have said.

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Picture: Andrew Rundle Digital Art & Photography

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

Very strong winds will affect the Portsmouth area this week with a new yellow weather warning issued by the Met Office today.

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Franco and Paolo in Locks Heath village centre, which has closed

‘Number of issues’ surrounding restaurant closure, says landlord

THE landlord behind an Italian restaurant that has closed down has defended the decision to increase the rent.

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Stephen K Amos keeps his eyes on the big issues in his new show, Bread and Circuses

Stephen K Amos keeps his eyes on the big issues in his new show, Bread and Circuses

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The Bursledon accident Picture: @HCResponseCops / Twitter

Police warn drivers after roundabout crash on wet road

POLICE have issued a warning about driving in wet conditions after a rush-hour accident this morning,

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Franco and Paolo in Locks Heath village centre, which has closed, citing a 40 per cent rent increase by its landlord

Diners saddened by news that Italian restaurant has to close over rent demand

DINERS say they are saddened and upset after a popular family-run Italian restaurant was forced to close after a hike in rent.

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Serious road traffic collision closes road in Fareham

Serious road traffic collision closes road in Fareham

POLICE have closed Redlands Lane in Fareham after a serious road traffic collision.

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The aftermath of the fire in Northmore Road, Locks Heath

Parents praise quick-thinking 12-year-old son after he raises alarm about devastating house fire

A FAMILY has praised their 12-year-old son after he raised the alarm of a fire in their home.

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Car ends up in ditch after collision with an Argos lorry

Car ends up in ditch after collision with an Argos lorry

AN 80-year-old woman was taken to hospital after her car ended up in a ditch in Titchfield following a collision.

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Mobility scooter believed to have caused house fire in Locks Heath

Mobility scooter believed to have caused house fire in Locks Heath

AN ELDERLY woman was taken to hospital with smoke inhalation after a mobility scooter was believed to have started a house fire in Locks Heath.

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Locks Heath village centre

Italian restaurant closes down after landlord hikes rent

A FAMILY-RUN Italian restaurant has announced its closure after five years due to rent demand.

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Here's what's being planned in your area

Plans in the pipeline

Here’s some of the planning applications received in the last week in this area

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A ticket officer issuing a parking ticket to an ambulance in West Street, Fareham. Picture: Ben Trickett

Ambulance given ticket in Fareham while staff go to Greggs for lunch

AN AMBULANCE parked in the centre of Fareham was issued with a parking ticket.

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