Radian and Yarlington renamed ‘Abri’

Housing provider Radian Group has announced the launch of its new name, brand identity and corporate strategy. Now known as Abri, the announcement comes almost one year on from the partnership of Radian and Yarlington in November 2019. Gary Orr, Group Chief Executive at Abri, said: “As we move forward as one organisation, we are […]

Comedy makes a comeback this autumn at Portsmouth Guildhall

Has a good laugh ever been needed more than in 2020?! It would be an understatement to say that this continues to be a difficult year for most, so Portsmouth Guildhall is determined that the show will go on in a way that adheres to all current guidance, and give people something to look forward […]

New app to tackle sources of plastic pollution in Portsmouth

The University has partnered with Portsmouth based environmental technology company Jetsam Tech, whose app allows anyone to contribute to mapping plastic pollution in Portsmouth. Local people can simply download the Jetsam app and submit photographs of the plastic waste they encounter in daily life in the city. All photos contributed will form a ‘plastic heatmap’ […]

Highbury College Students Supported with Remote Technology

Highbury College launched its Digital Device scheme this week – supporting students and apprentices who do not have access to IT at home. The College purchased more than 200 remote-ready laptops for students and apprentices to use alongside their practical lessons in all areas of the College, from automotive to art and catering to construction. […]

Hovertravel celebrates partnership with NHS

Hovertravel has celebrated a partnership which has contributed significantly to the local community, by proudly displaying the logos of the NHS and Isle of Wight Ambulance on both its hovercraft. Neil Chapman, managing director of Hovertravel, said “Hovertravel is a unique business and our craft are photographed by travellers and onlookers every day. We wanted […]

Shows at Portsmouth Guildhall will be back with a bang in 2021!

The city’s premier concert venue, Portsmouth Guildhall, announces it will be back with a bang in 2021 following extended closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. For those missing the thrill of live performance, the venue offers the best in comedy, music, dance, drama and family entertainment around, with a range of Covid Safe measures in […]