Defence Minister sees super carrier preparations at Portsmouth Naval Base

A Defence Minister visited Portsmouth Naval Base this week to see how it is preparing to accommodate the Royal Navy’s two new 65,000-tonne aircraft carriers. Mark Lancaster, Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans, saw progress on various infrastructure works and in particular a new centre of specialisation which is nearing completion.

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Portsmouth wins £455,000 to promote green forms of transport

Above: a recently-installed bike rack in Albert Road, opposite Southsea Cycles, designed to signify that one car parking space equates to ten bike parking spaces The UK Department for Transport has announced that Portsmouth has won £455,000 from the government to promote green forms …

Video: Fifty One Degrees at Innovation Space Portsmouth

Caroline Sumners, founder and owner of Portsmouth-based marketing firm Fifty One Degrees, spoke to Team Locals Portsmouth about her experience hotdesking at Innovation Space. Caroline, who has had over 16 years of experience in the marketing industry, won her first two months at Innovation Space in a competition in 2015 …

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Defence Minister sees super carrier preparations at Portsmouth Naval Base

A Defence Minister visited Portsmouth Naval Base this week to see how it is preparing to accommodate the Royal Navy’s two new 65,000-tonne aircraft carriers. Mark Lancaster, Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans, saw progress on various infrastructure works and in particular a new centre of specialisation which is nearing completion.

Portsmouth wins £455,000 to promote green forms of transport

Above: a recently-installed bike rack in Albert Road, opposite Southsea Cycles, designed to signify that one car parking space equates to ten bike parking spaces The UK Department for Transport has announced that Portsmouth has won £455,000 from the government to promote green forms …

Video: Fifty One Degrees at Innovation Space Portsmouth

Caroline Sumners, founder and owner of Portsmouth-based marketing firm Fifty One Degrees, spoke to Team Locals Portsmouth about her experience hotdesking at Innovation Space. Caroline, who has had over 16 years of experience in the marketing industry, won her first two months at Innovation Space in a competition in 2015 …

Blue Reef Aquarium otters celebrate tenth birthday

A trio of otters celebrated their tenth birthday together at Portsmouth’s Blue Reef Aquarium over the weekend. Asian short clawed otter siblings Ralph, Patty, and Selma were all born at the aquarium back in 2006. For all three to now be celebrating their tenth birthdays is a major achievement, and …

Pompey freeze season ticket prices for 2016/2017

Portsmouth Football Club have announce that season ticket and match day prices have been frozen for a fourth successive season. The club have also revealed a new discounted ‘young person’s’ ticket ahead of what promises to be an exciting season on the south coast. Additionally, the age at which Junior tickets can …

New Battle of Jutland exhibition launches in Portsmouth

Portsmouth’s National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) launch a major exhibition at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard on May 19th 2016 to mark the centenary of the largest naval battle in history: the Battle of Jutland. ’36 Hours: Jutland 1916, The Battle That Won The War is the most comprehensive exhibition ever …