Portsmouth Sea Defences

The Southsea Coastal Scheme is responsible for delivering new flood defences along 4.5km of seafront, from Old Portsmouth to Eastney. The aim is to create new defences that embrace everything we all love about the seafront, whilst reducing the risk of flooding to over 8000 homes and businesses in...

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Portsmouth City Council to finally pay Living Wage

We're thrilled to announce that after 4 years of a Conservative pay-freeze for the lowest paid council workers, we are now bringing in the living wage (as defined by the living wage foundation).

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Council leader demands Government save Airbus jobs

The Leader of Portsmouth City Council, Lib Dem councillor Gerald Vernon-Jackson, has written to the government’s Business Secretary, Greg Clark MP, following the news that Airbus could pull out of the UK after Brexit. He is demanding that the Business Secretary acts to save the 1400 highly skille...

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New wheelie bins from Lib Dem council will protect weekly bin collections, encourage recycling & make streets cleaner

Residents across Portsmouth are set to receive new wheelie bins as part of a move by the new Lib Dem run council to protect weekly rubbish collections, encourage recycling and help make streets cleaner. This follows trials across the city where the use of the new bins saw the amount of rubbish be...

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Lib Dems Take Control of Portsmouth

Lib Dems Take Control of Portsmouth

After four years of Conservative and UKIP councillors running the council, today the Liberal Democrats took over the running of Portsmouth City Council.

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