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Effort to reduce water consumption in Hampshire homes

Published in the Portsmouth News on 6th May 2013

SAVING water this summer is the focus of a campaign by Portsmouth Water and Portsmouth City Council.

They have produced a ‘water wise in the garden’ guide to help people use less water.

The guide gives advice on watering techniques, such as the use of […]

Bike Week 2013 - Ride with the wild side

About the event Theme ride from Cosham train station (north side, car park) to Hilsea station and beyond. Looking at the “wilder” sides of Portsmouth. Leisure ride, suitable for all. Type of event Themed ride When is it? Start Date – 16th June 2013 / Finish Date – 16th June 2013 Start Time : […]

Cycling could help the motorist and improve health


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 […]