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Cycling could help the motorist and improve health

IN THE SADDLE Ray Cobbett

By Community View columnist Ray Cobbett Published in the Portsmouth News on Monday 14th January 2013

The inconvenient truth is that the UK is not a very bike friendly nation, although there are some welcome signs.

London leads the way with its cycling mayor and the Sir Bradley […]

Tony Juniper - What has nature ever done for us?

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Tuesday 15th January 7pm

Menuhin Theatre, Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX

Tickets £5 (£3 with a valid Portsmouth Library or Leisure Card). Please contact the box office on (02392) 688037 or E-mail libraries@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

From Indian vultures to Chinese bees, nature provides the ‘natural services’ […]

Volunteers out in force for big beach clean-up operation

TIDY Neil and Sian Amey with their daughter Cora at yesterdays beach clean. Picture: Sarah Standing (123046-2807)

By Chris Broom Published in the Portsmouth News on Monday 17th September 2012

FROM bottles to cans, parts of boats – and even a shotgun cartridge – volunteers cleared thousands of pieces of rubbish from beaches […]