Community Programmes

With these Programmes we’re supporting the people of Portsmouth, and encouraging the people of Portsmouth to support the city.

Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant and Employer Recognition Scheme is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, are treated fairly.

Care Leavers Programme

This Programme provides support for young people after leaving care, and to prepare those still in the care system for their next steps, by providing mentors and role models.

Portsmouth Ambassadors

The Portsmouth Ambassadors programme aims to engage the local community and businesses to drive passion for the city, recruiting Ambassadors to carry the message.

Community News

Wightlink will resume its FastCat foot passenger sailings between Portsmouth Harbour and Ryde Pier Head on Thursday 29 April 2021. It will be an hourly service with two catamarans operating on school holiday weekends and during the Isle of
Having spent several years in retail marketing, Yvonne’s passion has been to put the customer at the centre of everything she does. This customer centricity has been present during Yvonne’s time as a retail management graduate at Boots, to
With lockdown lifting, rubbish collection services in Portsmouth are returning to normal from 19 April, following a relaxation in the allowance over the past few months aimed at helping people to stick to the stay at home order. From
Repairs to damaged sea wall along four sections of the coastal path from Portsmouth’s Mountbatten Centre to the Lido will get underway on 19 April to ensure the area is fully operational in time for summer. The works are
Residents are reminded to go safe, go local and follow any guidance as non-essential businesses re-open from Monday 12 April 2021. Portsmouth City Council hopes residents will keep doing their bit to protect Portsmouth as retail, personal care, outdoor