May event highlights in Portsmouth and Southsea

From family festivals and sports events to comedy nights and street markets, Portsmouth’s ever-bustling events calendar shows no signs of relenting in May. It’s tough to pick out the top recommendations, but here are 11 highlights for the month ahead.   Catch the last day of the Rural & Seaside Show …

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Mayville High School unveil brand new £700,000 school building

The brand new £700,000 school building stands in place of the school’s former nursery and pays homage to one of the schools most dedicated volunteer trustees.  Michael Babcock House has taken just over a year to develop, and yesterday saw the grand unveiling of the new building with current pupils attending …

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May event highlights in Portsmouth and Southsea

From family festivals and sports events to comedy nights and street markets, Portsmouth’s ever-bustling events calendar shows no signs of relenting in May. It’s tough to pick out the top recommendations, but here are 11 highlights for the month ahead.   Catch the last day of the Rural & Seaside Show …

Mayville High School unveil brand new £700,000 school building

The brand new £700,000 school building stands in place of the school’s former nursery and pays homage to one of the schools most dedicated volunteer trustees.  Michael Babcock House has taken just over a year to develop, and yesterday saw the grand unveiling of the new building with current pupils attending …

Mary Rose Museum nominated for multiple awards

The Mary Rose Museum, one of the UK’s foremost historical destinations dedicated to one of the greatest discoveries in recent history, has been nominated for multiple awards in recognition of its place as one of the leading museums in the UK. The Museum, based in the iconic Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, …

10 springtime things to enjoy in Portsmouth and Southsea

January and February are December’s Christmas hangover: the cold wet weather lingers, and things just aren’t quite as fun. March starts turning things around, but when April arrives and brings spring with it, stuff really starts kicking off. Almost every other day has been hot and sunny this month. The …

Portsea Heritage Walk hopes to educate

The Portsea Heritage Walk has been organised for Saturday 22nd April 2017 from 10:00am, and will start at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Gate. The walk will be led by Dr Ann Coats from University of Portsmouth. Since 2013 Dr Ann Coats, university lecturer in heritage property, has run the Portsea …

What to do in Portsmouth this Easter

The sun is shining and the Easter Holidays are fast approaching, the kids are off school and keeping them occupied can be tough. Luckily for us Portsmouth has plenty in store for the upcoming weeks. Have a look at our top picks of things to do this Easter around the city: …