The News Business Excellence Awards are tomorrow: Here’s the full shortlist

Here are the people and companies from the Portsmouth area which are nominated for The News Business Excellence Awards.

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Ben Bartrip outside of The Victualler.''Picture: Will Rooney

Gosport bar owner fined £10,000 over ‘thudding’ noise complaints

A BAR owner has been fined thousands of pounds for the second time in three months.

The Rev Tim Watson, outside the Leesland C of E Infant Schools in Gosport. He is setting up a new church.

REV TIM WATSON: ‘Together we can work out what the church should look like’

The pioneer minister of Leesland is setting up a church for people who don’t do church


PICTURE GALLERY: Doctor Who filming resumes in Gosport

Filming for the new Doctor Who series has resumed filming in Gosport this morning.

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.

Mourners and football fans attend the funeral at St Johns Church in Gosport, of former football coach Ronnie Williamson who died without any family members

‘The final whistle’ for loved coach

FOOTBALLERS from across the region have paid their final respects to a well-loved coach who dedicated his life to influencing grassroots football.

Pupils from Brune Park Community School in Gosport prepare to take part in a forthcoming national dance competition in Bournemouth. 'Picture: Ian Hargreaves  (181107-1)

Pupils prepare to dance their hearts out at competition

SECONDARY school pupils say they are ‘100 per cent ready’ for an upcoming regional dance competition.

Jodie Whittaker filming Doctor Who at Little Woodham village in Gosport. Picture: Lewis Jefferies

PICTURES: Jodie Whittaker spotted filming Doctor Who in Gosport

THESE images captured by a fan in Gosport show Jodie Whittaker filming the BBC hit show’s latest series.

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Bradley Walsh photographed with Chelsea Fitton (left) and Lauren Murphy. Picture: Chelsea Fitton

Doctor Who star Bradley Walsh spotted in Gosport for filming

One of the stars of the new Doctor Who series has been spotted in Gosport while filming takes place in the town.

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Film crews in Stokes Bay, Gosport. Picture: Kevin Casey

PICTURES: Doctor Who filming taking place in Gosport

FILMING for the new series of BBC television show Doctor Who is taking place in Gosport, it has been revealed.

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Quiz night raises £400 for Gosport cat charity

A QUIZ night raised nearly £400 for a cat charity.


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.

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Hampshire County Council praises Lizzy Yarnold for winter Olympic gold medal win

A COUNCIL has congratulated gold medallist Lizzy Yarnold on her historic win at the Winter Olympics.

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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.

Dave Davison at the grave of his wife, Heather, at Anne's Hill Cemetery, Gosport, where his flowers were stolen     Picture: Chris Moorhouse

Widower ‘gobsmacked’ after roses placed at wife’s grave are stolen

A MAN has been left heartbroken after the roses he left at his wife’s headstone for Valentine’s Day were stolen.

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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.

Pupils meet the lion from the Chinese New Year lion dance at Bay House School                  Picture: Chris Moorhouse

Gosport students celebrate Chinese New Year

SECONDARY school students have taken time out of their usual timetable to learn more about the importance of Chinese New Year.


World Book Day event

YOUNGSTERS will be able to celebrate World Book Day by delving into some classic children’s novels.


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.


MP to support new proposal

GOSPORT MP Caroline Dinenage will be supporting a government green paper designed to strengthen the rights of tenants.

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