Commercial Road will light up for Christmas

The start of the festive season in Portsmouth city centre will be officially marked this Thursday at the Christmas light switch-on event

The Southampton Christmas Market and Flying Santa are set to return

The traditional market features unique, individually designed alpine chalets.

‘Extinct-in-the-wild’ scimitar-horned oryx born at Marwell Zoo

One of the most threatened antelopes in the world, the scimitar-horned oryx, has been born at Marwell Zoo.

Cheeky little squirrel monkeys born at Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo is celebrating a pair of very cheeky little Guianan squirrel monkeys, born earlier this month.

Photos of CarFest South 2019

In pictures: CarFest South 2019 at Laverstoke Park Farm

Photos of BTCC at Thruxton August 2019

In pictures: BTCC at Thruxton, August 2019

Last chance to have your say on plan for Portsmouth

You have until Friday 2 August to give your views on a plan to bring jobs and prosperity to the city, and make sure everyone benefits.

Pompey Plodders pay respects in France on D-Day anniversary

Recreating the route of Lord Lovat’s march from Sword Beach to Pegasus Bridge, a group of 13 Pompey Plodders headed to France for 6 June to pay their respects to fellow military men on the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The Pompey Plodders are a group of former TA soldiers who regularly get together for a […]

Itchen Bridge toll to rise for non-residents

The Itchen Bridge toll will rise by 20p for non-residents from Monday 17 June 2019

Portsmouth City Council extends parking permits for D-Day event

Portsmouth City Council is offering extra free parking to Southsea residents and businesses to help minimise the inconvenience of road closures around the national D-Day commemoration event. As part of security measures full road closures are being brought into place around Southsea Common with vehicle access to roads in the surrounding areas restricted to residents […]