Tenants of rundown block offered support

People living in a notorious block of privately-owned flats have been offered help and support by Portsmouth City Council. Windsor House, in Canal Walk, hit the headlines last week because of the shocking conditions tenants have been enduring. A council team visited the flats last Friday and spoke to as many tenants as possible. Visits […]

GRP Solutions is delighted to announce the appointment of composite specialist Tommi Buckley in the newly created role of Technical Manager.

GRP Solutions is delighted to announce the appointment of composite specialist Tommi Buckley in the newly created role of Technical Manager. Tommi joins them with significant specialist knowledge of the manufacture of GRP & FRP products in the marine industry and beyond. He will be responsible for providing technical customer service and sales support across […]

Future Portsmouth – The Big Business Talk

This event will once again bring together Portsmouth businesses, education and training partners and public sector colleagues to encourage collaboration and innovation within our Great Waterfront City. This event will feature an eagerly anticipated keynote speech from the Leader of Portsmouth City Council, giving the most up to date information and insight into Portsmouth’s continuing […]

There’s still time to share experiences of shared housing in Portsmouth

Tenants, landlords and those living or working near houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) in Portsmouth still have time to share their experiences in a survey before it closes on Sunday 16 January. Hundreds of local people have shared their views so far, but there are still opportunities for tenants, landlords and residents to have their […]

Portsmouth City Council Crowdfund CIL Transformation funding supports community projects

Cumberland Infant School in Portsmouth have received a funding boost from Portsmouth City Council’s Crowdfund CIL Transformation Fund to reach their target to fund their Community Wilding Project. The Southsea school has raised a total of £11,710 of which £1,000 came from the CIL Transformation Fund. The money will fund green wild spaces around the […]

Port ready to dock and roll with installation of new e-scooter docking station

Portsmouth International Port has continued its drive towards a sustainable future as they take part in a city-wide rental e-scooter trial, alongside offering electric vehicle charging options for passengers and staff. With this expansion of Portsmouth’s rental e-scooter trial, passengers can now travel by rental e-scooter to interchange with regular ferry and National Express services that […]

£40m boost ‘just the beginning’ of Portsmouth’s social value benefits

Portsmouth economy is set to benefit from a £40m injection thanks to the city’s new social value policy with even bigger benefits set to come. In less than a year, Portsmouth City Council has already secured commitments from contractors for the impressive economic boost in addition to the creation of more than 100 local jobs, […]

Share your views on improvements to Portsmouth City Centre

People are being encouraged to have their say on schemes designed to improve traffic flows for public transport in the centre of Portsmouth. Portsmouth City Council has launched a survey to share plans about improvements to key areas in the city centre, and to collect people’s opinions on how best to implement changes. The planned […]