10 ways to treat mum in Portsmouth this Mother’s Day

Afternoon teas, theatre productions, film screenings, relaxing walks, special brunch menus — whatever your mum enjoys, there’s a way to treat her in Portsmouth this weekend! Here are our ten highlights for Mother’s Day events in our city:   Brunch with mum at the Spinnaker Tower Whisk your mum to the …

The Rucksack Bus: Helping the Homeless

A vision is about to become reality for a local woman, Joanne Vines from Lee-on-the-Solent, who is passionate about helping the homeless following her recent plea for a double decker bus. Joanne Vines and Sammy Barcroft have successfully held the Rucksack Event in Portsmouth for the last 4 years, the …

Guildhall Introducing Acoustic Sessions

On Wednesday 19th April, Portsmouth Guildhall are introducing Acoustic Sessions with plenty of new talent. An evening of live acoustic music performed by four great young artists, this evening is not to be missed. Featuring local talents Robyn Grace, Lewis Smith, Richard Morris, and Sasha Matthissen, showcased in Portsmouth Guildhall’s …
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Apr 2017

Hidden Figures

No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, screen 2016 American biographical drama film Hidden Figures on Friday Saturday 25th 2017, from 7:00pm. The incredible story of three brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn …
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Mar 2017

Approach to childhood mental health based on Victorian values

The approaches to protecting children with mental health issues are much the same today as in Victorian and Edwardian times, new research shows. The case files of children from the 1800s reveal that the approach taken by those responsible for their welfare has changed remarkably little in over 100 years.