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University Sport

Portsmouth Take Cup Form Into League

University of Portsmouth 2nd 3
Royal Holloway 1st 1

Portsmouth men’s second team won a crucial game against Royal Holloway 3-1 to keep themselves off the bottom of the league. In their first league win of the season, the team took a boost from their previous cup victory against […]

University Sport

Southampton Beat Pompey in Varsity Prelim

University of Portsmouth 1st 29
Southampton University 1st 65

Fierce rivals the University of Southampton made the trip to Langstone to face Portsmouth men’s 1st team in a hotly anticipated derby clash. Southampton beat their South coast rivals 65-29 in a heated fixture that the home side had difficulty […]


Fat Cats Dominate Trumps Cabinet

President-elect Donald Trump has continued to form his cabinet by naming General James Mattis as his Defence Secretary. Mattis is a former Marine who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Mattis is known as “Mad Dog”, and in the past has […]

Local News

16.12.16: Local News Shorts

Your round-up of University and local news that you may have missed: In wake of the ongoing football child sex abuse claims, Hampshire Police have opened an investigation into historic allegations in the football community. A major search was triggered […]