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City athletes race to success

RHIANNON DUNLOP was thrilled to secure an excellent fourth-placed finish in the Hampshire Cross-Country Championships.

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Lachlan Wellington with his trainer Vince Stamp and staff of Alexandra Sports, Sam Broad, Angie Mcleod and managing director of Alexandra Sports, Dawn Taylor. Picture: Habibur Rahman

Great Britain vest crowns best year for Lachlan Wellington

LACHLAN WELLINGTON enjoyed his first Great Britain experience as he crowned his best year so far in style.

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Lachlan Wellington. Picture: Paul Smith

Exceptional Lachie earns Great Britain selection

LACHLAN WELLINGTON has been called up to the Great Britain squad for the European Cross Country Championships.

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Chamber comments on the post-Brexit budget

THE Autumn budget is fast-approaching and the executive chairman of Hampshire Chamber of Commerce Ross McNally is calling for ‘business investment’ post-Brexit, warning the chancellor not to become distracted.

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Bronwin Carter, right, with two of her athletes, Serena Vincent, left, and Gaia Osborne, at the awards night

Coach Carter delighted with prestigious national award

FOR Bronwin Carter this has been a spectacular year even by her own high standards.

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Heather Cubbage. Picture: Paul Smith

‘Incredible’ season is just the start for Heather

HEATHER CUBBAGE is relishing the task ahead as she aims to continue her superb progress after an amazing season.

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Jacob Nelson broke the City of Portsmouth club record. Picture: Paul Smith

Sprinter Nelson breaks long-standing City club record

THE fast progress for City of Portsmouth sprinter Jacob Nelson was highlighted with a memorable performance at Bedford in the England Championships.

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Adam Akehurst on his way to pole vault success. Picture: Paul Smith

City flying high as BAL match win signals exciting future

A SUPERB show from City of Portsmouth saw them win their final British Athletics League division four meeting of the season.

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Jamie Kemp showcases his fine chocolates at Hampshire Fare

Chocolatier travels globe to build on local business

LOCAL artisan chocolatier, JK Fine Chocolates is celebrating after a very successful year of trading.

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Muirburn resident Jerry investigates the new cattery

Kennel celebrates 21 years with impressive new unit

MUIRBURN Boarding Kennels & Cattery in Horndean is celebrating 21 years of caring for local dogs and cats by opening a new, state of the art cattery.

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Dylan Kelson, above, and Joseph Grout, below, let rip on stage

Youngsters prove their ‘metal’ with rock concert

FOLLOWING in the footsteps of Biffy Clyro and Oasis, more than 50 music students took to the stage of the Wedgewood Rooms for the performance of their lives.

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Chris Tollet won the 5,000m

Tollet wins 5,000m gold at Mencap National Championships

CHRIS TOLLET took the gold medal in the 5,000m at the Mencap National Open Athletic Championships.

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City of Portsmouth did well in Manchester

Promotion target in reach for City squad

A SOLID performance saw City of Portsmouth keep promotion in their sights as the small squad who made the trip to Manchester all impressed.

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Heather Cubbage. Picture: Paul Smith

Cubbage tops rankings after City seal thrilling Southern League win

HEATHER CUBBAGE played the starring role as City of Portsmouth won their opening Southern League match of the season at Kingston.

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Kitty Brydon and Hattie Bond competing at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth

Dazzling display from City stars in league opener

SOME very impressive results ensured City of Portsmouth girls made a great start to their Alder Valley League campaign at the Mountbatten Centre on Sunday.

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Serena Vincent, left, and Gaia Osborne representing England

International success for City duo

Serena Vincent and Gaia Osborne enjoyed a successful competition for England in Wales.

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Lachlan Wellington, right, with his coach Vince Stamp

City’s Wellington upstages Groom

LACHLAN WELLINGTON continued his excellent winter form with a silver medal in the English National Cross Country Championships at Wollaton Park, Nottingham.

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A mass of runners fill Winston Churchill Avenue to capacity as they set of on the Portsmouth half marathon (B3403-21)

THIS WEEK IN 1988: Is it the end of the Guildhall half marathon finish line?

‘Guildhall Square is too small to cope with the half marathon finish and it will have to be staged elsewhere next year.’

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Serena Vincent, centre, celebrates success at the England Athletics Indoor Championships

City duo take their shot at national titles

City of Portsmouth duo Serena Vincent and Gaia Osborne celebrated success at the England Athletics Indoor Championships.

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Ellie Farrow has been in excellent form this winter. Picture: David Brawn

Portsmouth athletes ready to step up to national stage

Some top team performances could be on the cards for City of Portsmouth athletes as they take on the best the country has to offer tomorrow.

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