Bristol City teenager scores against his own club after Portsmouth borrowed him for their friendly

Can we have our player back? Bristol City lend short-handed Portsmouth Marlee Francois for their pre-season friendly against each other… before Aussie youngster comes on and EQUALISES against his own club Bristol City loaned Marlee Francois to Portsmouth for their friendly on Tuesday The 18-year-old was allowed to play for Pompey with the visitors low … Read more

LEAGUE ONE FIXTURES 2021-22: Promoted Bolton take on MK Dons in opening day clash

07/08/2021 15:00 Bolton Wanderers v Milton Keynes Dons 07/08/2021 15:00 Cambridge United v Oxford United 07/08/2021 15:00 Charlton Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday 07/08/2021 15:00 Crewe Alexandra v Cheltenham Town 07/08/2021 15:00 Doncaster Rovers v A.F.C. Wimbledon 07/08/2021 15:00 Fleetwood Town v Portsmouth 07/08/2021 15:00 Gillingham v Lincoln City 07/08/2021 15:00 Ipswich Town v Morecambe 07/08/2021 … Read more

Portsmouth woman who hid her dead baby in a hedge avoids jail as judge rules she was ‘blameless’

A ‘frightened’ young mother who wrapped her dead baby in a yellow Primark towel and hid her in a hedge so she could visit her everyday avoided jail today after a district judge ruled that she was ‘blameless’. Lisa Blagden, from Portsmouth, Hampshire, gave birth to Ivory Rose without knowing she was pregnant in the … Read more

Former Southampton and Portsmouth midfielder Jhon Viafara handed 11-year prison sentence

Former Southampton and Portsmouth midfielder Jhon Viafara handed 11-year prison sentence after being found guilty of smuggling two TONNES of cocaine worth £21m into the United States from his native Colombia Ex-Premier League footballer Jhon Viafara has been handed an 11-year sentence The former Pompey and Saints midfielder was found guilty of drug trafficking  Viafara, … Read more

Ministers urge British holidaymakers to enjoy the delights of Birmingham, Manchester and Portsmouth

A holiday in Paradise (Circus)! Ministers urge British holidaymakers to enjoy the delights of Birmingham, Manchester and Portsmouth as foreign tourists stay away The government’s official tourism agency, Visit Britain, is set to spend £5million  The ‘Escape The Everyday’ campaign to urge the UK public to get on city breaks  It comes after government introduced … Read more

Sol Campbell claims fans need to ditch their ‘archaic’ attitudes to non-white managers

Sol Campbell claims football fans need to ditch their ‘archaic’ attitudes to non-white managers… insisting he’s one of many talented bosses missing out on jobs at the biggest clubs Sol Campbell has spoken out about the imbalance of ethnic minority managers He believes supporters have a big influence in choosing which manager a club hires and that may … Read more

Hundreds watch £3bn aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth leave Portsmouth for Mediterranean

Farewell, Big Lizzie! Hundreds of wellwishers watch HMS Queen Elizabeth set sail from Portsmouth as £3bn aircraft carrier trains for first mission to the Med The £3 billion warship took over the role of fleet flagship last year and will be at the centre of a strike group She is set to return at the … Read more

Hundreds of wellwishers watch HMS Queen Elizabeth set sail from Portsmouth

Farewell, Big Lizzie! Hundreds of wellwishers watch HMS Queen Elizabeth set sail from Portsmouth as £3bn aircraft carrier trains for first mission to the Med The £3 billion warship took over the role of fleet flagship last year and will be at the centre of a strike group She is set to return at the … Read more

Covid lockdown UK: 19 fined £15,200 at Portsmouth AirBnB rave

The police clampdown on Covid rule-breakers continued this weekend, with drivers facing £200 fines after taking a 300-mile trip to the Cotswolds because ‘it is very hard to go shopping in London’ while 19 revellers were fined £15,200 in total after throwing an illegal rave at an Airbnb in Portsmouth. Officers broke up at least … Read more

Explosion tears through Portsmouth house leaving one person injured

Explosion tears through Portsmouth house leaving one person injured and forcing others to flee their homes One person treated for minor injuries by paramedics after blast in Portsmouth  Two others were assessed as a precaution and discharged at the scene  Explosion was followed swiftly by fire which spread to a neighbouring property Images of the aftermath … Read more