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Santa Claus at the Spinnaker Tower

In the run up to Christmas this year, everyone’s favourite gift-delivering, pot-bellied, sleigh-riding, red-suited hero will be stopping off at Portsmouth’s favourite sail-shaped, glass-floored, modernly-iconic landmark, the Spinnaker Tower. Meet Father Christmas himself on the Spinnaker’s viewing decks, 100 metres above Portsmouth Harbour, and tell him what’s on your under-the-Christmas-tree wishlist. While he may not […]

Aspex Gallery Portsmouth Autism SEN Workshops

Made It! Workshops at Aspex Gallery

Aspex Gallery’s ‘Made It!’ programme of free workshops for children with autism and SEN are returning from Saturday 22nd November and running on a monthly basis through to April 2015. At the beginning of 2014, Aspex started working alongside a gardening initiative called GreenSpace located in the Milton area of Portsmouth, helping them to build […]

  • Councillor Donna Jones Shaping the Future of Portsmouth Conference

    Councillor Donna Jones confident of Portsmouth’s future developments at Shaping Conference 2014

      At the Shaping the Future of Portsmouth Conference at The Pyramids Centre on Southsea Seafront today, Councillor Donna Jones, the Leader of Portsmouth City Council, took to the stage to talk about the successes and future developments of the city. “I want to prevent inequalities across Portsmouth,” she began, citing the differing life expectancies […]

  • Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth Fireworks Display

    7 Fireworks and Bonfire Night Events in Portsmouth

    It’s the time of the year when we all start to get excited about Hallowe’en and Christmas, but between those two dates comes Bonfire Night, another yearly tradition which we Brits absolutely love. Portsmouth is no stranger to the skies being filled with colours and bangs at the beginning of November each year, with a […]

  • Spinnaker Tower LGBT Sassy Launch Party

    LGBT Sassy Launch Party at Spinnaker Tower

    On Friday 24th October, the Spinnaker Tower in Gunwharf Quays are launching Sassy, a sophisticated gay-friendly party night. The night will be running from 8:00pm to 1:00am. DJ Chris Pullin will be spinning the music on the night. Tickets are £5.00 for the entire night and can be bought from the Spinnaker Tower website here. […]

  • A Place at the Table Aspex Gallery Portsmouth

    A Place at the Table at Aspex Gallery

    The Pantry Project is an artistic and culinary movement which designs playful, accessible, and bespoke art and food residencies and events for young people, conceived by two culinary artists — Maria Pattinson and Sarah Pickthall. They’ll be bringing the creative concept to Portsmouth’s Aspex Gallery for a succession of culinary workshops called A Place at […]

  • Aspex Gallery South Central Open Submissions Exhibition

    Submissions for Aspex Gallery’s South Central group exhibition close this Sunday

      Since August 6th 2014, Aspex Gallery in Gunwharf Quays has been open to submissions for South-Central, the latest opportunity for artists based within an hour and a half’s journey of the gallery to showcase themselves. With the deadline for applications and entries fast approaching on Sunday 5th October, Aspex is giving the group exhibition a […]

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    Portsmouth Park and Sail Scheme Returns for the Summer

    Gunwharf Quays Marina (Image credit Shaun Roster) The popular service launches on Saturday, 26 July, and will run every weekend, finishing on bank holiday Monday, 25 August this summer. This year the service will run from the all new state-of-the-art park and ride at junction 1 on the M275, where a shuttle bus will whisk visitors […]

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    ‘Oceans of Hope’ Moors in Portsmouth Supporting People Living with Multiple Sclerosis

    Image credit Jonathan Ring - Oceans of Hope entering Gunwharf Quays Marina The Oceans of Hope project was pioneered by Dr. Mikkel Anthonisen, Founder of SSF and a MS specialist at Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet. He and several other crew members, including some living with MS, will sail around the world, building strong bonds with the […]