Southsea, England Newswire

Southsea, England Newswire

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  1. Hovertravel suspended after technical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | Isle of Wight County Press

    The ferry company, which is operating a single craft service, had to cancel sailings after the one remaining hovercraft encountered technical issues.

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  2. Boxer Kate Farley completes Great South Run challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | Bournemouth Echo

    A WOMAN with cerebral palsy who became an internet sensation after footage of her boxing on her knees went viral has completed her next major personal challenge. Kate Farley, 29, from Bournemouth, walked the final mile of the Simplyhealth Great South Run which was held in Portsmouth last weekend.

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  3. Passengers turned away after Hovertravel suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Isle of Wight County Press

    HOVERTRAVEL passengers were left dashing to catch the Wightlink Fast Cat after the single hovercraft on the Ryde to Southsea route was taken out of service. With only one craft operating the route, the whole service had to be suspended when the hovercraft encountered technical issues.

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  4. Isle of Wight couple who courted at tennis club celebrate golden wedding anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 21 | Isle of Wight County Press

    Heather Hewison, 75, and Adrien, 77, of Seaview, had a special blessing after mass at St Mary's Church, Ryde, on the same date they were married there 50 years ago. Heather, whose father was in the RAF marine section, was born in Fawley, Hampshire, and attended the Royal Naval Hospital, Haslar, Gosport, to train as a physiotherapist.

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  5. Hovertravel service suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Isle of Wight County Press

    HOVERTRAVEL'S cross Solent service between Southsea and Ryde is currently suspended due to a technical issue, according to the company.

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  6. Hockey men enjoy victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Basingstoke Gazette

    BASINGSTOKE Hockey Club Men's first team beat Oxted III's winning 3-0 thanks to goals from Alex Hope, Dean Record and Grant Rouse. The clash of the newly promoted second team and Petersfield, saw Petersfield win 2-0, while the thirds won 4-0 against Aldershot and Farnham.

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  7. Have you seen any wild deer on the Isle of Wight? Numerous sightings reported in the last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Isle of Wight County Press

    The young roebuck deer that died after a resuce operation off Southsea in July. Picture via Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service Twitter.

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  8. Hovertravel service still not runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Isle of Wight County Press

    HOVERTRAVEL have announced that services are still suspended on their route between Ryde and Southsea, raising fears that the service will not be ready for Monday's commuter service. In a tweet, the company says that due to on-going technical issues, the service is still not running with an update due at 9am tomorrow .

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  9. Hovertravel announces seven-week revised timetableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Isle of Wight County Press

    The company is implementing a revised timetable from today until Monday, November 12 to be operated by Island Flyer with the following cancellations: A statement said: "Customers who do not wish to transfer will receive a refund or will be offered prepaid travel with an alternative operator and apology vouchers. "A revised timetable help desk will be open in our Ryde terminal between 0700-0900 and again at 1530-1800 in our Southsea Terminal to assist passengers to transfer their bookings and answer enquiries."

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  10. Aussie indie stars DMA'S announce Hampshire date on new UK tour in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    AUSTRALIAN indie stars DMA'S will finish their biggest year so far with nine new dates in Britain, including one on the south coast with support from Neon Waltz and Rosborough. Frontman Tommy O'Dell, lead guitarist Matt Mason and acoustic guitarist Johnny Took will play their biggest Hampshire gig to date at The Pyramids in Portsmouth on Thursday December 6. It is a welcome return for the trio from Newtown , Sydney after their appearance at The Engine Rooms, Southampton in June.

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  11. Do we like cyclists or not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2011 | Hampshire Chronicle

    I remember frequently as a child being told I was foolish. I never went out to cause trouble, but obviously frequently did silly things.

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  12. Body found in Portsmouth Harbour after man jumps from Wightlink FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | Isle of Wight County Press

    THE BODY of a man who jumped from a Wightlink ferry last week has been found near Portsmouth Harbour this morning . Officers were called at 7.16am after the body of a man was located in the water near Haslar Wall.

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  13. Body found after man falls from ferry at PortsmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | BBC News

    A body has been found in waters near Portsmouth Harbour after a man was reported to have fallen from a ferry. The body was recovered on Monday after a major air and sea search was launched last week when a man was reported overboard from a Wightlink vessel.

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  14. Concerns grow for welfare of missing Hampshire manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Daily Echo

    Scott Angell, 35, was last seen on August 21 and police believe he has gone missing from his home address in Southsea. He has links to the east Sussex area and police think he may have travelled there, so are also working with colleagues in Sussex to help locate him.

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  15. PHOTOS: Kaiser Chiefs take to the stage on day one of Victorious FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Daily Echo

    IT was a time for heroes on day one of Victorious Festival as The Libertines headlined on Southsea Common after sets by Kaiser Chiefs, Shed Seven and Lightning Seeds. Brilliant apart and outstanding together, frontmen Pete Doherty and Carl Barat, along with bandmates bassist John Hassall and drummer Gary Powell, showed why they are topping the bill at some of the biggest festivals in Britain this year.

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  16. Portsmouth tennis duo hail amazing Road to Wimbledon experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Ealing Times

    Portsmouth tennis stars Louis Bowden and Rina Hayamizu will not forget their outing at the All England Club in a hurry despite missing out on lifting the trophy at the Road to Wimbledon National 14 & Under Challenge Finals. After triumphing at the previous Regional finals, Old Portsmouth's Bowden and Hayamizu from Southsea took to the famous grass courts last week looking to be crowned national champion.

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  17. Man raps about pork pies to raise money for young farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Metro UK News

    Joe Harrison, 30, won a competition run by the National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs with his new track called 'King of Pork Pie'. The song contains lines such as: 'I'm cultured, agri-cultureda might have a glass of milk, that I squeezed myself, I can make pie, I don't need no help.

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  18. 10 things to do with the family this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Run the gauntlet of Aqua Warrior at The Quays Swimming & Diving Complex every Friday though the school holidays, between 12.30pm til 2.30pm. Prices are 5 for juniors and 7 for adults over 16 years, don't forget a lock for the lockers, change for car parking and a towel and swimming costume.

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  19. Kirsty heads to WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Basingstoke Gazette

    TOTALLY Tennis Performance player Kirsty Da Silva was runner up at the Road to Wimbledon Hampshire and Isle of Wight County finals at Canoe Lakes, Southsea after losing in the final to second seed Rina Hayamizu. Da Silva, who was top seed, had a bye in round one and then beat Katrina Ozeta in the second round 4-1, 4-2.

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  20. Firefighters to reboot stretcher-bearing challenge to help disabled boy and his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Andover Advertiser

    A TEAM of intrepid firefighters are rebooting a challenge they took on two years ago in aid of a disabled boy and his family. Back in 2016, the Tadley Fire Station team took on a 55-mile trek with a stretcher and a 30kg dummy, visiting fire stations in the north of Hampshire in aid of Oliver's Dream.

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