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Reserved for VIPs

Judith Langridge reports. (Warning: satire). Portsmouth City Council have spent £40,000 building a new VIP section in Gunwharf Quays, after the Duchess of Cambridge accidentally visited the city last month. A council spokesperson said the Duchess’s chauffeur made a wrong [… read more ]

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Volunteers: Services on the Cheap?

Shelagh Simmons highlights the hypocrisy and myopia of the Council leadership’s sudden endorsement of volunteering. Promoting the city’s latest volunteering initiative, Portsmouth Together, Portsmouth City Council leader Donna Jones recently told The News how supportive she [… read more ]