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SsangYong Musso review

Musso is Korean for Rhino, apparently, which explains why the name has ended up attached to SsangYong’s intimidating-looking pick-up truck and not some pocket-sized city car.

It’s a fitting name for a model designed to face the rigours of farms and building sites, although our ...

yesterday 21:17 open_in_new
South Central Festival 2019 LIVE: Latest reaction and photos as Boy George and Sigma bring the curtain down on Portsmouth’s newest festival

Boy George, Sean Kingston and Armand Van Helden are among today’s headliners in Portsmouth. Click here to check out our coverage from yesterday.

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yesterday 20:14 open_in_new
Reported Portsmouth and Rangers target George Edmundson hands in transfer request at Oldham Athletic 

The centre-back has made it clear he wants to depart Boundary Park this summer after turning down a new deal.

Kenny Jackett’s men have been linked with the 21-year-old, with the Blues boss keen to strengthen his defensive options.

READ MORE: five centre-backs Pompey should look at ...

yesterday 18:09 open_in_new
Portsmouth targeting another swoop for Ipswich Town's Ellis Harrison

The 25-year-old has twice previously been the subject of Kenny Jackett interest during the last 12 months.

Now the Blues are eyeing another move for the Ipswich attacker.

Harrison was initially in Jackett’s sights last summer, while a Bristol Rovers player.

Yet Ipswich ...

yesterday 18:09 open_in_new
Hull City reportedly join Portsmouth in race for Bristol Rovers’ Tom Lockyer

According to BBC Humberside’s David Burns, the Tigers battling for the signature of the out-of-contract Bristol Rovers captain this summer.

The Blues have Lockyer on their radar as a potential replacement for centre-back Matt Clarke.

Pompey’s prized asset is almost certain to ...

yesterday 17:06 open_in_new
Portsmouth’s League One opponents for 2019-20 season confirmed after Charlton defeat Sunderland in play-off final

Kenny Jackett’s side now know the 23 clubs they’ll be facing next term following the play-off final at Wembley.

Patrick Bauer netted with virtually the last kick of the season to lead Charlton to glory against Sunderland. 

The Addicks clinched a dramatic 2-1 victory to book ...

yesterday 17:06 open_in_new
Shocking video shows yob laugh as he punches cat off a wall

The video, which has been shared widely across social media, is believed to have been filmed in Portsmouth.

The man reaches out to stroke the cat, who leans forward towards him.

But he reaches backwards and punches the ginger feline, knocking it backwards off the wall.

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yesterday 16:03 open_in_new
South Central Festival 2019: Best pictures from Day 1 of this year’s Portsmouth festival

Can you spot yourself in our gallery? Click here to read our live blog from the first day of the festival.

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yesterday 15:00 open_in_new
South Central Festival 2019 LIVE: Latest reaction and photos as Boy George and Armand Van Helden perform in Portsmouth

Boy George and Armand Van Helden are among the headliners today in Portsmouth. Click here to check out our coverage from yesterday.

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yesterday 13:57 open_in_new
Chairman Michael Eisner’s summer message to Portsmouth fans after failed promotion League One bid 

The Blues came up short in their push for promotion after falling to play-off semi-final defeat to Sunderland.

It means Kenny Jackett's men are confined to League One for a third successive campaign.

Eisner admitted everyone at Pompey was ‘bitterly disappointed’ second-tier ...

yesterday 12:54 open_in_new
Sunderland’s Luke O’Nien lifts lid on why he didn’t press charges after being attacked by Portsmouth fan at Fratton Park

The Sunderland defender felt the man who punched and kicked him has had his comeuppance for being ‘all over the press for the wrong reasons.’

O’Nien tumbled into the North Stand lower tier during the Blues’ League One play-off semi-final second leg against the Black Cats ...

yesterday 12:54 open_in_new
Woman killed after being hit by train at Hampshire level crossing 

Police received reports of a person being struck by a train just before 10pm at Bone Mill Level Crossing, by Test Lane.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. 

READ MORE: 16-year-old boy stabbed in the chest in Portsmouth

British Transport Police said the incident was ...

yesterday 12:53 open_in_new
South Central Festival 2019: Best pictures from Day 1 of this year’s Portsmouth festival

Can you spot yourself in our gallery? Click here to read our live blog from the first day of the festival.

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yesterday 12:53 open_in_new
Luke O’Nien lifts lid on why he didn’t press charges after being attacked by Portsmouth fan at Fratton Park

The Sunderland defender felt the man who punched and kicked him has had his comeuppance for being ‘all over the press for the wrong reasons.’

O’Nien tumbled into the North Stand lower tier during the Blues’ League One play-off semi-final second leg against the Black Cats ...

yesterday 11:51 open_in_new
Car left hanging over M275 flyover after crash that sees traffic light demolished 

The single vehicle crash involving a Ford Mondeo, just before 5am, resulted in debris from the barrier being ‘thrown across the road’ taking out a traffic light. 

Two people in the car were taken to hospital – with the driver needing to be extricated from the vehicle. The ...

yesterday 11:51 open_in_new
Portsmouth chief executive has his say on Bury’s fight for survival

The Shakers are making the headlines for the wrong reasons after securing promotion to League One, with the club facing financial difficulties.

Catlin worked at the club as a director for three years until 2012, with the club debt free and gaining promotion in that period.

It’s a ...

yesterday 10:48 open_in_new
‘He’d kick his grandma to win’ – what Tom Lockyer’s Bristol Rovers and Wales managers have said about the Portsmouth target

Tom Lockyer is on Pompey’s radar this summer after opting to depart Bristol Rovers following the expiry of his contract. 

The Blues are hoping Lee Brown can persuade his former Gas team-mate to move to Fratton Park.

Lockyer’s likely had fair few members of the Fratton faithful ...

yesterday 09:45 open_in_new
On this day: Portsmouth midfielder Lassana Diarra hits back at Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger… Benjani’s pal keen to sign for Blues

Benjani’s pal keen to pen deal (2006)

Benjani Mwaruwari’s pal said he was close to joining Pompey.

Toulouse’s powerful defensive midfielder Achille Emana insisted talks were taking place to bring the player to Fratton Park.

Pompey chief executive Peter Storrie refused ...

yesterday 09:45 open_in_new
Kenny Jackett challenges Matt Casey to break into Portsmouth fray – although Havant & Waterlooville loan a possibility

But the boss is hoping to get the fledgling centre-back out on loan and help him continue his promising development.

Casey has been offered a new deal at Fratton Park and is primed to extend his stay.

The academy graduate made three appearances during the Blues’ run to Checkatrade ...

yesterday 09:45 open_in_new
Motorcyclist dies after crash on M27 near Fareham

The man was involved in a collision with a car at Junction 9 near Fareham at 10.20pm yesterday. 

The motorway was shut on the westbound carriageway between that junction and junction 8 from last night until around 5.40am this morning. 

Hampshire Police have said that the ...

yesterday 07:39 open_in_new
Portsmouth Guildhall hosts South Coast Comedian of The Year

Over the next two Wednesday evenings, nine performers each night will be fighting for a place in the grand final on June 13.

The competition, now in its sixth year, looks for the best in amateur stand-up talent, with a top prize designed to help them make it as a professional. And ...

yesterday 06:36 open_in_new