This is a schoolboy error. Southampton has a huge range of attractions that could have been used to advertise our city - the Bargate and Tudor House just to name a few.
The UK is a maritime nation. It is a fact that we must not forget as we forge a strategy to increase manufacturing, exports, and international trade, and to secure our long term prosperity in a post-Brexit world. Some 95 per cent of the nation’s trade in goods move by sea, and our ports are [...]
Midanbury Post Office is being upgraded to a new 'main style' branch, which includes a range of new services and longer opening hours. It will close for refurbishment at 17.30 on Tuesday 18th October and re-open at 13.00 on Tuesday 1st November. The nearest Post Offices available whilst Midanbury is closed are Bitterne and Swaythling. [...]
Really enjoyable morning at the Thornhill Library open day. Great company as always and also very interesting to hear local author Ali Sparkes speak of her experiences of growing up in Thornhill and about the many children's books she has had published.
Thank you to all those who serve. Reservists play a vital role in our nation's defence and it is only right we honour the hard work they put in. As a reservist employer I also know the benefits that the training reservists receive can bring to the workplace. If you are interested in getting involved [...]
It was a privilege to welcome two excellent Hampshire Firefighters to Parliament today. Julie Jacobs is an inspiration to people who have an ambition to become a firefighter. It has been my pleasure to know and work with Julie over many years during my time at Hampshire Fire and Rescue and to finally see her [...]
The National Citizen Service (NCS) is designed to allow school leavers to develop new skills, meet new people and learn from new experiences. This year more young people in Southampton than ever before have taken part in the scheme. If you or your children would be interested in getting involved please visit the NCS website.