As part of significant ongoing investment in special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), a new vocational education centre opens in Cosham this week and Portsmouth City Council is now inviting parents and carers to help shape the future of SEND services across the city.
Cyclists from Portsmouth and beyond lit up the night to celebrate safe night-time cycling at the third Pedal Portsmouth Glow Ride which was held on Saturday 10th November.
The event, now in its third year, was organised by Portsmouth City Council's active travel team. Around 500 people of all ages and abilities braved the heavy showers and came dressed in their brightest lights, high vis and glow-in-the-dark accessories.
Members of the Southsea Coastal Scheme team (from L-R: Gillian Branson, Raj Kuncham, Alex Yorke and Bernard Courtley) with Portsmouth's Lord Mayor (centre)
Members of the Southsea Coastal Scheme team, who are designing new sea defences for 4.5km of Portsmouth's seafront have gone that extra mile to raise money for The LifeHouse, a resource and support centre for those in need, located in Albert Road, Southsea.
The Leader of Portsmouth City Council has thanked residents of the city for an unprecedented response to its budget consultation.
More than 3,000 people took part in a survey asking people for their views on how the budget should be allocated, what services they most value and whether council tax should increase.
A church-run homeless project, which was launched in Portsmouth for the first time last winter, is to double in length.
Worshippers across the city will invite homeless people to eat and sleep inside their church buildings every night for eight weeks from January to March next year. And they’ll also increase the number of beds available each night from 10 to 12.
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