Car-charging points for use

ELECTRIC Vehicle (EV) charging points are now available for drivers in Fareham and Gosport as part of Hampshire County Council’s roll-out of EV charging points.

Bedenham Primary School pupils (from left) Sofia Nash (11), Kimberley Thomson (11), Jessica Sutton (11), Sophie Boothby (11), and Tiffany Taylor (10)'''Picture Ian Hargreaves  (180498-1)

School’s makaton shows a sign of things to come

TEACHING children sign language means they can chat to anyone in their community, according to a primary school.

Chairman of the panel, Bishop James Jones, the former Bishop of Liverpool, speaks to the media

Bishop says The News acted as ‘champion’ of bereaved families

THE bishop leading the panel into the deaths said The News acted as ‘channel and champion’ for families.

The Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Rev James Jones

‘Families let down so often’ says Bishop

MANY families involved in an investigation looking into the deaths of patients had misplaced guilt, the panel’s chairman said.

Eric Cousins with Pauline Godley, son and daughter of Arthur Cousins, and Norman Godley outside Portsmouth Cathedral in Old Portsmouth. ''Picture: Malcolm Wells (180620-5209)

‘I felt guilt – now I want criminal prosecutions’ – son of D-Day veteran who died in Gosport hospital scandal calls for criminal cases

THE son of a D-Day landing veteran said he forever felt ‘guilt’ about the death of his father at the Gosport hospital.

Families of the victims outside Portsmouth Cathedral for the release of Gosport Independent Panel's report into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Families demand ‘criminal convictions’ after ‘scandalous’ Gosport hospital report

FAMILY members of more than 456 patients who died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital have told of their unquenched thirst for justice for their relatives and insisted: This is not the end for us.

Jane Lyndon

Memory of Gosport man Ollie Hall to help Syrian orphans and villagers abused by Islamic State

ORPHANS abused by Islamic extremists and needy people in a ravaged Syrian village are to be given a boost thanks to the legacy of brave freedom fighter Ollie Hall, The News can reveal.

Dr Jane Barton pictured at an inquest in 2013. Picture: Malcolm Wells (131039-7930)

Gosport doctor not alone in the ‘institutional regime of prescribing’ dangerous doses at hospital

FOR years questions have been raised about the practice of Dr Jane Barton – who was found guilty of misconduct by the General Medical Council.

Dogged campaigner ''Gillian McKenzie whose Mum Gladys Richards died on August 21, 1998 ''at Gosport War Memorial Hospital      Picture: Malcolm Wells

Landmark day in fight for answers into deaths

FAMILIES have spoken of their relief after a long fight into the deaths of their loved ones finally resulted in some answers.

Families holding pictures of loved ones who died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Agencies involved in Gosport hospital deaths all ‘failed’

THE panel examining hundreds of deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital outlined a catalogue of failures by the authorities – both in the NHS and outside.

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Gosport hospital deaths: Relative feels ‘guilt’ at not being able to ‘do anything’

A relative of one of the elderly patients who died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital has spoken of her ‘guilt’ at not being able to ‘do anything’.


Gosport hospital deaths: Families ‘won’t give up’ in quest for justice

The families of the elderly patients who died at a Gosport hospital after being prescribed opioids ‘without medical justification’ have said they ‘won’t give up’ in their quest to see justice.

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt

Gosport hospital deaths: Health secretary Jeremy Hunt vows to meet families before final government report

HEALTH and social care secretary Jeremy Hunt made a statement to the House of Commons about the Gosport War Memorial Hospital report findings.


Gosport hospital deaths: Families still have ‘long way to go’ in battle for justice

A relative of one of the elderly patients who died at a Gosport hospital has said the families still have ‘a long way to go’ to get justice.

Families speak to the media about deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Gosport hospital deaths: Families weep as they learn about extent of drug prescribing that saw ‘lives shortened’

Families of those who died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital wept after the report was detailed to them, the panel’s Bishop James Jones has said.

Prime minister Theresa May. Picture: Shutterstock

Gosport hospital deaths: PM Theresa May labels Gosport War Memorial findings ‘tragic’

PRIME minister Theresa May has addressed the Gosport War Memorial Hospital report during PMQs in the House of Commons this morning.


Gosport man killed clearing bombs in Syria is hailed an ‘outstanding example of courage’

A GOSPORT man who was killed searching for booby trap bombs in Syria after volunteering to fight against Islamic State has been hailed an ‘outstanding example of courage and self-sacrifice’ by a coroner.


Gosport hospital deaths: Police had evidence health and safety or manslaughter offences ‘might have been committed’

Evidence uncovered through three police investigations into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital indicated that corporate manslaughter or health and safety offences ‘might have been committed’.


Gosport hospital deaths: Nurses raised fears over drugs - but were ignored

A REPORT looking into the deaths of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital found that nurses raised concerns about the drugs being proescribed - but were not listened to.

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