Love Southsea Street Market: March 2017

Portsmouth, as a city, is particularly proud of its ‘keeping the pound in Pompey’ mantra, supporting local shops and independent creatives as much as possible. There are few places where this civic pride is as clear as the monthly Love Southsea Markets in Palmerston Road. A colourful spectrum of traders …
04 th
Mar 2017
10:00

Nothing Ventured Vinyl pop-up record store

South coast vinyl record dealer Nothing Ventured Vinyl are hosting a pop-up record store in the basement of Hunter Gatherer Coffee on Albert Road. Expect to find: First pressings of rock and pop records — The Beatles’ White Album, straight off the bat! Classic disco and funk cuts …
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Feb 2017
10:00

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New Musto store opens in style at Gunwharf Quays

Portsmouth premium retail outlet shopping centre Gunwharf Quays have welcomed sailing specialists Musto to their new store. Musto celebrated their opening with a launch event, treating customers with refreshments and special giveaways. The first few lucky customers received a free exclusive Musto duffle bag full of accessories, including hats, scarves, …

Gunwharf Quays celebrate Chinese New Year in style

Shoppers and visitors at Gunwharf Quays will enjoy Chinese New Year festivities on Saturday 4th February, marking the Year of the Rooster. Inspired by the Orient, guests will be given a taste of an authentic New Year celebration, with a traditional Chinese dragon parade to music by drum artists, with …

Gunwharf Quays strives to become dementia-friendly shopping centre

Portsmouth dementia service Remind are working with Gunwharf Quays to help the outlet shopping centre achieve a dementia-friendly status. ‘Dementia Friendly Communities’ is a programme which facilitates the creation of dementia-friendly communities across the UK. The Remind dementia service will be offering sessions for retailers to help them improve staff …

Work to start on final phase of Commercial Road facelift

The final phase of Commercial Road’s £300,000 facelift will begin on Monday 9th January, concluding renovations to the high street at the centre of Portsmouth. Upcoming work will see new natural stone paving introduced at both ends of the precinct, refurbished seating installed, and some new trees planted. Bike racks …

Christmas Sounds at Gunwharf Quays

Gunwharf Quays are keeping crowds of thousands entertained in the lead-up to Christmas, with a variety of musical acts spreading festive cheer up until Christmas Eve. The programme for Thursday 22nd December features: ESQ Sax Group from 6:00pm through 7:00pm Urban Vocal Group members from 6:00pm through 8:00pm Nathan Cannon …
22 nd
Dec 2016
18:00

Southsea trial paves the way for cleaner shopping precincts

Portsmouth City Council are trialling enhanced street cleaning measures with the aim of improving the appearance of shopping precincts in the city. The eight-week trial is taking place in Palmerston Road, and will see areas of the pavement between Costa Coffee and Marmion Road receiving additional cleaning three times a …

Portsmouth’s Commercial Road shopping street set for £300,000 facelift

Portsmouth’s Commercial Road shopping precinct is set to undergo a £300,000 facelift to improve its appearance, and to declutter the shopping high street. Portsmouth City Council will be removing the five ‘senses’ sculptures and some of the wooden tree planters to make it easier for people to move around the …

Student shopping night returns to Gunwharf Quays

On Monday 3rd October, style-conscious students will be invited to attend an exclusive student shopping event at the Gunwharf Quays. Now in its third year, Gunwharf Quays’ student shopping night offers students exclusive discounts and giveaways with a unique party atmosphere. Over 80 of Gunwharf Quays’ premium retail stores, bars, …

Love Southsea Market in Palmerston Road: September

Portsmouth, as a city, is particularly proud of its ‘keeping the pound in Pompey’ mantra, supporting local shops and independent creatives as much as possible. There are few places where this civic pride is as clear as the monthly Love Southsea Markets in Palmerston Road. A colorful spectrum of traders …
03 rd
Sep 2016
09:00

Love Southsea Market in Palmerston Road

Portsmouth, as a city, is particularly proud of its ‘keeping the pound in Pompey’ mantra, supporting local shops and independent creatives as much as possible. There are few places where this civic pride is as clear as the monthly Love Southsea Markets in Palmerston Road. A colorful spectrum of traders …
06 th
Aug 2016
09:00