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Cold, dark and noisy at Fort Nelson

We wandered around Fort Nelson – part of the Royal Armouries museums – the other day. I was surprised both at the size of the site and its very good level of access. The guns on show ranged far and … Continue reading

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Boy jumps off parapet and no one stops him

… and why should they when he’s having so much fun! Old Portsmouth Hotwalls was busy even though the school holidays have ended. Lots of ships and boats and, as can bee seen from above, youngsters enjoying jumping into the … Continue reading

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Gunmen in Portsmouth

As I wheeled across Guildhall Square in Portsmouth yesterday I saw a man crouched over a machine gun. He was quite hidden and under the trees in the far corner of the square, just between the Guildhall (built 1890) and … Continue reading

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