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Two missing teenage girls may be in Gosport

An appeal has gone out to find Chloe Postlethwaite and Amber Kalliari who are thought to be together.

Residents and groups gathering at the development consultation forum at Havant Borough Council's Public Service Plaza. Picture: Richard Kennett

Residents and groups meet with company to discuss 260-home plan for Emsworth at forum

PLANS were outlined and concerns were voiced at a meeting about proposals to build 260 new homes on a greenfield site.

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Westbourne gardens will open to visitors to raise money for local charities

Villagers show-off their gardens for charity

Once every three years, villagers in Westbourne invite thousands of people to wander around their gardens.

The councils goal would be to develop the cinema site and then rent  it to a commercial operator.

Here’s all the open air cinema showings in and around Portsmouth this summer

WITH the sun starting to make an appearance everyone is looking forward to the summer nights spent with family and friends.

REGIONAL: Motorist caught engaging in sex act at 103mph

REGIONAL: Motorist caught engaging in sex act at 103mph

A police force has taken to social media to tell of an ‘officer’s surprise’ after catching a motorist ‘engaged in an act not mentioned anywhere in the Highway Code’ at 103mph.

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Firm to do Moonlight Walk for charity

A GROUP of work colleagues will be walking in memory of a friend who passed away.

Alan Mak launches the Emsworth surgery campaign with Cllr Richard Kennet and Cllr Rivka Cresswell

ALAN MAK: Good response to Emsworth surgery campaign

As readers might have seen last week in The News, I have launched a campaign to ensure the Emsworth surgery keeps a presence in the town centre.

Sussex Police officer Alexander Walsh. Picture: Flora Thompson/PA Wire

REGIONAL: Police constable denies sexually assaulting and stalking woman

A police officer has denied sexually assaulting and stalking a woman.


Opticians to tackle fearsome charity run

A TEAM of keen runners from West Sussex will be taking on a gruelling run for charity.

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REGIONAL: Police officer who made boy scream in pain keeps job despite misconduct ruling

A police officer who repeatedly pushed a schoolboy’s pressure points when he resisted arrest, causing him to scream in pain, has been found guilty of misconduct but has kept his job.

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Ajaz Karim. Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

REGIONAL: Teacher facing sex assault allegations was allowed to stay at top school, court hears

A top private school allowed a ‘smarmy’ teacher to continue working after allegations of sexual assault had been made by a teenage pupil, a court heard.

Christians in Westbourne marked Good Friday with their traditional walk through the village

Westbourne worshippers mark death of Jesus with traditional Easter walk

WORSHIPPERS marked the sacrifice of Jesus during a procession on Good Friday.

The Meon Valley - which comes under Winchester City Council - from Beacon Hill National Nature Reserve Picture: Ray Smith

REVEALED: The areas of Hampshire voted the best places to live

SEVERAL areas in and around Hampshire have been named among the best rural places to live in the UK.

Michael Pipes from Southbourne went to Buckingham Palace to receive his MBE medal

Man dedicated to education receives MBE from prince

A former headteacher and school governor who served in schools in Portsmouth for several decades has been made an MBE.

Police were called to the crash this morning

Porsche crashes on the A27

Police were called to a crash involving a Porsche on the A27 near Fontwell racecourse today.

A walk in aid of Reggie Fudge of Westbourne who has acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

Youngsters stride out for sick friend Reggie

SELFLESS schoolchildren put their best feet forward to support a peer in need of life-saving treatment.

The piranha found in the sewage works. Picture: Southern Water/Solent News''�

Flesh-eating piranha found at sewage works

A flesh-eating piranha normally found in the Amazon river has been found at a sewage works after someone flushed it down their toilet.


Cash grant funds bike safety training for Sussex schoolchildren

EXTRA cash is being pumped in to help schoolchildren learn how to cycle safely on the area’s roads.

The striking Butlin's site at Bognor Regis.

TRAVEL: Come wind or rain Butlin's at Bognor Regis always delivers sunshine

From wrestling to cracking a Bletchley Park code, EMMA ALLEN discovers there's something for everyone at Bognor Regis

Birthday celebrations to be held for much-loved park

CELEBRATIONS are to be held to mark the South Downs National Park’s eighth birthday.

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