Go wild in Portsmouth parks

Local families can have fun finding out more about both wildlife and books this summer at the free ‘Go wild in the park’ events, organised by Portsmouth City Council and Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust. At the events children will be able to take part in various wildlife themed fun activities, find out […]

Could you inspire Portsmouth’s schoolchildren to Explore Their Future?

With our Explore Your Future programme, we’re aiming to inspire Portsmouth’s 14- to 19-year-olds by showing them the wide variety of careers, and the wider variety of paths into those careers, available to them in the city. To achieve this, we’re building a library of short video interviews in which Portsmouth people discuss their jobs and […]

Portsmouth to host biggest angling event in the history of the UK

Portsmouth will become the ‘angling centre of the UK’ as it hosts an international sea fishing contest attracting hundreds of anglers to the Solent in 2022. The city has been announced as the official home of the Sea Angling Classic – and it is hoped that hundreds of people will be drawn to Portsmouth for the […]

Junior Chef Academy kickstarts pupils culinary careers

School students have taken their first steps towards a professional catering career after celebrating with a special Graduation Dinner. This event marked the end of the 10-week Junior Chef Academy, which was set up in collaboration with Compass Group UK & Ireland and Highbury College. Throughout the after-school course, held at Highbury Campus, six students from […]

Be a neighbourhood champion and raise funds for your community

  Do you want to help make Portsmouth a great place to live, work and play? People with an idea to improve their local community can raise money to make changes with the support of Portsmouth City Council. The council is looking for ‘neighbourhood champions’ – people and community groups who can see ways to […]

EBP South’s Virtual Inspiring STEM Careers Event is a Huge Success

  After a challenging year of Covid restrictions being brought in and lasting longer than many thought they would, alongside school bubbles and isolations, EBP South against the odds has transformed their services and delivered, Inspiring STEM Careers, the final large-scale virtual event of the academic year. Inspiring STEM Careers, a hugely anticipated event, was […]

Cosham Library re-opens with more to offer!

Cosham Library has re-opened on Wednesday 21st July after a major revamp, with a new IT learning zone and a larger children’s area. The library closed last November for major repairs and refurbishment but is now back in business on weekdays and Saturdays. The former children’s room is now an IT learning zone, and a […]