The Natural Kalendar garden

Sparsholt College has teamed up with Gilbert White & The Oates Collections to create Sparsholt’s 2020 RHS Chelsea garden entry ‘The Natural Kalendar’

Commitment to carbon reduction for Portsmouth

An ambitious raft of activity to bring Portsmouth one step closer to carbon neutrality by 2030 has been agreed by political leaders at a key decision meeting. Portsmouth City Council’s new carbon reduction strategy lays the foundations for the council, its suppliers and the wider city to come together to take action against climate change […]

Celebrate Charles Dickens’ birthday at his birth place

Celebrate the birth of Charles Dickens with the Dickens Fellowship at the Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum

Live bus timetable information across Portsmouth, Havant and Waterlooville

Funding from the government’s Transforming Cities Fund will enable the installation of 190 Real Time Information units across Portsmouth, Havant and Waterlooville. Portsmouth City Council will begin installing over 150 Real Time Information (RTI) units to bus stops across the city, and in Havant and Waterlooville 40 bus stops will be upgraded. Real Time Information […]

Residents and landlords asked for views of Portsmouth’s private rental sector

Landlords and private renters across Portsmouth are being asked to help inform the first steps of a citywide strategy. Portsmouth City Council will be drafting a new private rental sector strategy in the new year which will set out how it works with landlords and supports residents. Ahead of this both renters and landlords are […]

Artist needed to create design for Eastern Road sea defence walls

Portsmouth City Council and the Eastern Solent Coastal Partnership are looking for an artist, or a group of artists, who are interested in creating a long-lasting and attractive design to enhance the proposed sea defence wall along Eastern Road in Portsmouth. Due to rising sea levels, new coastal defences are being built at Eastern Road […]

Lord Montagu to wave off VWs on hospital Santa Run

Lord Montagu will be waving off a festive convoy of over 100 VWs on Sunday 1st December

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.