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Fears over price of pints ‘rising by up to 30p’

A Portsmouth landlord has said it is ‘crunch time’ for the city’s pub trade ahead of a shake-up in business rates this year.

Paul Saynor, from the Rose in June pub in Milton Road, Copnor, said pubs were feeling the strain of increased taxes and many face the prospect of ...

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Curle’s plea to Carlisle fans ahead of Pompey visit

Keith Curle has urged Carlisle fans to come out in force for their crunch clash with Pompey on Saturday.

The Blues head to Brunton Park keen to close the gap on League Two’s automatic promotion places.

The Cumbrians currently occupy third place in the table with 58 points and ...

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SS-GB: Britain under the Nazis

The BBC has long been synonymous with Sunday night drama - but its latest irresistible landmark, SS-GB, views more like a movie marvel than a small-screen segment.

Produced by Sid Gentle Films Ltd and written by Bafta award-winners Neal Purvis and Robert Wade (the British ...

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Knight: Crucial Carlisle trip will be easier on eye than Barnet

It wasn’t pretty at Barnet – but that was the kind of match we lost last season.

There’s no dressing up the fact it wasn’t easy on the eye at The Hive on Saturday.

But I’m optimistic we’re going to see a very different affair at Carlisle this weekend.

It’s ...

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Fears over price of pints ‘rising by up to 30p’

A Portsmouth landlord has said it is ‘crunch time’ for the city’s pub trade ahead of a shake-up in business rates this year.

Paul Saynor, from the Rose in June pub in Milton Road, Copnor, said pubs were feeling the strain of increased taxes and many face the prospect of ...

today 16:31 open_in_new
Curle’s plea to Carlisle fans ahead of Pompey visit

Keith Curle has urged Carlisle fans to come out in force for their crunch clash with Pompey on Saturday.

The Blues head to Brunton Park keen to close the gap on League Two’s automatic promotion places.

The Cumbrians currently occupy third place in the table with 58 points and ...

today 16:31 open_in_new
Crookhorn shooting: family’s appeal for justice as victim undergoes 10-hour operation

THE victim of a shooting is undergoing a 10-hour major operation as his family speaks out a week after he was attacked at a block of flats.

Jamie Sibley, 34, is today under the knife for reconstructive surgery after the shooting in Crookhorn last Monday in the early hours.

The ...

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Pretty Alison from Paulsgrove hopes to wow at modelling contest

A TEENAGER from Paulsgrove has made it to the regional final of modelling competition – and she is now looking for a sponsor.

Alison Patterson, 14, has won a place at the official qualifier for Miss British Isles 2017 – the Junior Miss South East competition, which will take place ...

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Knight: Crucial Carlisle trip will be easier on eye than Barnet

It wasn’t pretty at Barnet – but that was the kind of match we lost last season.

There’s no dressing up the fact it wasn’t easy on the eye at The Hive on Saturday.

But I’m optimistic we’re going to see a very different affair at Carlisle this weekend.

It’s ...

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Olympian jumps to it for Flip Out opening

An Olympic legend led the opening celebrations today as trampoline park Flip Out welcomed its first visitors.

Track and field star Sally Gunnell cut the ribbon, officially unveiling Chichester’s first trampoline park at Glenmore Business Park.

As well as trampolining, Flip Out ...

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Woman’s window fall death in Southsea ‘not suspicious’

THE death of a woman who fell from a third-storey window is no longer being treated as suspicious, police said.

A man, 46, from Southsea, had been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Lisa Bacon, 40, who died after falling from a window of a third-floor flat in Clarendon Court, ...

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Knifeman jailed for forcing his way into OAPs’ flat during botched Gosport robbery

A MAN has been jailed for forcing his way into a pensioner’s flat while wielding a knife and demanding money.

Jordan Roger, 20, of Magennis Close admitted carrying out the crime, which left his elderly victim – who needs assistance to walk – shocked and shaken.

He was ...

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Knifeman jailed for forcing his way into OAPs’ flat during botched Gosport robbery

A MAN has been jailed for forcing his way into a pensioner’s flat while wielding a knife and demanding money.

Jordan Roger, 20, of Magennis Close admitted carrying out the crime, which left his elderly victim – who needs assistance to walk – shocked and shaken.

He was ...

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‘A neck massage gave me a stroke’

A STROKE victim who won more than a million pounds in compensation after a neck massage caused her to have a stroke, has now told of her fears of changes to stroke services.

Elizabeth Hughes, 52, suffered a stroke just days after having a neck massage while on holiday in Wales seven years ...

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Five reasons facial recognition on the iPhone 8 would be a terrible idea

Rumours have surfaced that the iPhone 8 will come with facial recognition software, with some analysts predicting the firm will forgo Touch ID in favour of unlocking phones via facial recognition.

The tech giants have added weight to the predictions by acquiring Israeli tech firm Realface. ...

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Factfile: Rumoured Pompey target Paul Caddis

Free agent Paul Caddis is rumoured to be training with Pompey this week, with a view to a potential move to Fratton Park.

But what do we know about the 28-year-old right-back who departed Birmingham City last month by mutual consent?

Dan Lewis has collated 10 facts on the Scotland ...

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Factfile: Rumoured Pompey target Paul Caddis

Free agent Paul Caddis is rumoured to be training with Pompey this week, with a view to a potential move to Fratton Park.

But what do we know about the 28-year-old right-back who departed Birmingham City last month by mutual consent?

Dan Lewis has collated 10 facts on the Scotland ...

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WATCH: Pompey fans celebrate Conor Chaplin’s wonder goal

A fan’s video shows Pompey supporters erupting in joy as Conor Chaplin struck his sensational late equaliser at Barnet.

Twitter user @pompeycarlo posted the clip showing Chaplin’s goal in front of Pompey’s fans.

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WATCH: Pompey fans celebrate Conor Chaplin’s wonder goal

A fan’s video shows Pompey supporters erupting in joy as Conor Chaplin struck his sensational late equaliser at Barnet.

Twitter user @pompeycarlo posted the clip showing Chaplin’s goal in front of Pompey’s fans.

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REVEALED: The 73 businesses in the Portsmouth area given a one out of five hygiene rating

Today The News can reveal the 73 businesses in the Portsmouth area with a hygiene rating of only one out of five.

Each business was given the low rating by the Food Standards Agency, which regularly inspects restaurants, pubs and shops.

They have all been ordered to make urgent ...

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REVEALED: The 73 businesses in the Portsmouth area given a one out of five hygiene rating

Today The News can reveal the 73 businesses in the Portsmouth area with a hygiene rating of only one out of five.

Each business was given the low rating by the Food Standards Agency, which regularly inspects restaurants, pubs and shops.

They have all been ordered to make urgent ...

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