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UPDATE: Police reveal man in his 50s died suddenly in Portsmouth home

POLICE have revealed that a man in his 50s died suddenly at a house in Portsmouth at the weekend, sparking a forensics investigation.

Officers were called out to Meon Road in Milton.

Part of the street was cordoned off yesterday while officers worked.

The death was reported at ...

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Royals see top-four hopes dented

AFC PORTCHESTER had their hopes of a top-four Wessex League premier division finish dented by a disappointing 1-0 home defeat against Shaftesbury.

The Royals missed out on the chance to overhaul fourth-placed Hamworthy who remain two points ahead with one game left to play.

On 10 ...

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On this day picture gallery: Pompey crowned league champions

On this day in 1949 Pompey became league champions for the first time.

A 2-1 win against Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Park sealed the league title with three matches still to play.

Peter Harris and Ike Clarke scored the goals in the first half.

With thanks to the Pompey History ...

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On this day picture gallery: Pompey crowned league champions

On this day in 1949 Pompey became league champions for the first time.

A 2-1 win against Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Park sealed the league title with three matches still to play.

Peter Harris and Ike Clarke scored the goals in the first half.

With thanks to the Pompey History ...

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Season ends for Pompey pair

Anton Walkes is not expected to play for Pompey again this season.

And Jack Whatmough has also been ruled out of the remaining two matches, with a groin injury.

Walkes hasn’t featured since damaging his hamstring in the 3-3 draw at Rochdale earlier this month.

The loanee ...

yesterday 21:02 open_in_new
CLIVE SMITH: Third World War fears from the internet generation

So, the US had just said it was leaving Syria, effectively allowing Assad free reign. What is Assad’s reaction? Drop chemical weapons on people and bring America back again. It doesn’t make sense. What has he got to gain by doing this?

Now, I know a couple of games of Risk from ...

yesterday 19:59 open_in_new
NOSTALGIA: Portsmouth or Southampton – new theory on sub photo

There has been an interesting twist in the tale of this wartime picture of submarine HMS Porpoise.

Mike Nolan reckoned it is looking north up Portsmouth Harbour with the dockyard on the right painted over to disguise it.

Camper Nicholson’s boatyard at Gosport, on the left, ...

yesterday 19:59 open_in_new
Knight: Pompey need a mini-miracle

It’s going to take a mini-miracle to reach the play-offs, let’s be honest.

For it to happen now, everything depends on other teams losing. Even if we win our remaining two games, every other team in contention has to lose.

You never know, funny things do happen in ...

yesterday 19:59 open_in_new
Jackett: Defeat summed up Pompey’s season

KENNY JACKETT admitted defeat to Charlton summed up why Pompey will not make the play-offs.

The Blues are facing another season in League One after a desperately disappointing 1-0 defeat at Fratton Park on Saturday.

They could have few complaints about the outcome after coming up ...

yesterday 19:59 open_in_new
REAL LIFE: I found God after solvent abuse overdose

Writhing on his bedroom floor, his mind and body wracked with pain from a solvent abuse blackout, Andy Elmes said a quiet, desperate prayer, ‘God, if you’re there, help me.’

Now 52, the man standing on stage in front of hundreds of worshippers at Family Church, is ...

yesterday 19:59 open_in_new
Cannabis factory found at Waterlooville home

A MAN who grew cannabis to take for his back pain has walked free from court.

Police discovered 29 plants growing in a ‘sophisticated’ factory at Shaun Waters’ home in Milton Road, Waterlooville, last summer.

The 50-year-old appeared at Portsmouth Crown Court after he was ...

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Cheers erupt as soldiers march through Emsworth for St George’s Day

CHESTS puffed out with pride as soldiers and veterans marched together to celebrate St George’s Day.

Crowds packed into the centre of Emsworth to witness the annual spectacle.

Fresh from a deployment to the Falkland Islands, about 45 soldiers from 30 Battery, 16 Regiment Royal ...

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The Electric Warrior is going to Get It On at The Kings

Tragically, that gig on March 20, 1977 turned out to be his last. That September, his girlfriend, singer Gloria Jones, lost control of the car she was driving them home in, the resulting crash killing Marc instantly.

Now a show based on the glam legend's life and music, featuring hits from ...

yesterday 17:53 open_in_new
Shiels: No Pompey move for Derry winger Curtis

Derry City's manager believes Ronan Curtis won't be joining Pompey.

The Blues were linked with a move for the Republic of Ireland under-21 international over the weekend.

Curtis' agent, Patrick Conliffe, suggested Pompey are in negotiations to land the 23-year-old, who is attracting ...

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Watch: Jackett's latest Pompey press conference

The Blues boss looks back on Saturday's defeat to Charlton and talks about his summer plans.

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yesterday 17:53 open_in_new
Shiels: No Pompey move for Derry winger Curtis

Derry City's manager believes Ronan Curtis won't be joining Pompey.

The Blues were linked with a move for the Republic of Ireland under-21 international over the weekend.

Curtis' agent, Patrick Conliffe, suggested Pompey are in negotiations to land the 23-year-old, who is attracting ...

yesterday 16:50 open_in_new
Leading Formula One industry supplier acquires new £1m site in Havant

A LEADING supplier to the F1 and aerospace industry has secured new premises in Havant.

Component and tooling supplier Monolution has invested more than £1m into a one-acre site with 18,500sq ft of premises space, at Southmoor Lane.

The company is expanding its operation and will ...

yesterday 16:50 open_in_new
Schoolgirls flee after seeing man naked from the waist down in Portsmouth park

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after three schoolgirls saw a man naked from the waist down in a park in Portsmouth.

The three girls were walking home from school on Friday April 20 at approximately 3.20pm through Great Salterns Recreation Ground.

They saw a male who was naked ...

yesterday 16:50 open_in_new
UPDATE: Police reveal man in his 50s died suddenly in Portsmouth home

POLICE have revealed that a man in his 50s died suddenly at a house in Portsmouth at the weekend, sparking a forensics investigation.

Officers were called out to Meon Road in Milton.

Part of the street was cordoned off yesterday while officers worked.

The death was reported at ...

yesterday 16:50 open_in_new
Season ends for Pompey pair

Anton Walkes is not expected to play for Pompey again this season.

And Jack Whatmough has also been ruled out of the remaining two matches, with a groin injury.

Walkes hasn’t featured since damaging his hamstring in the 3-3 draw at Rochdale earlier this month.

The loanee ...

yesterday 15:47 open_in_new
Edinburgh: Pompey target not for sale

Justin Edinburgh has insisted reported Pompey target Macauley Bonne is not for sale.

The Blues were last week linked with a move for Leyton Orient's top scorer in the national press.

The Zimbabwe international has scored 24 goals for the O's in this season's National League, with his ...

yesterday 14:44 open_in_new