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Sisters Cafe, interior, Marmion Road, Southsea
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Sisters Cafe, Southsea

A new family-run cafe can be found in Southsea’s Marmion Road having opened it’s doors today – 31 October 2020. Formerly Grace & Ivy, opposite Waitrose, Sisters is run by… funnily enough… sisters Sarah and Abby and has the…

The Real Escape, Portsmouth
News Southsea Wanders

The Real Escape to open new rooms

Back in March I told you about the new live exit game launching in Portsmouth after meeting owners Andras and Agnes Szabo.  Well I’m super excited to learn that after puzzling hundreds of team members, The Real Escape is now…

Common Stage, Victorious Festival
Events Southsea Wanders

Victorious Festival Preview – Mark Ronson

He’s headlining Victorious Festival’s Castle Stage on Sunday night, going head to head with Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, with a DJ set. He’ll be fresh from Hong Kong, Tokyo, Bali and Kuala Lumpur, ready to party right next…

Food & Drink Southsea Wanders

Southsea Brewing Co. opens

How many breweries can boast that they’re based in a Tudor Castle? One built by Henry VIII, no less? Welcome to Southsea Brewing Company, located inside an old ammunition storage room at Southsea Castle – the south coast’s hottest new…

John Cooper Clarke
Events Southsea Wanders

Portsmouth Festivities’ Poetry Programme

Iconic punk poet Dr John Cooper Clarke is set to headline this year’s Portsmouth Festivities as the new poetry organisation, Portsmouth Poetry, contributes five exciting events to the existing ten day programme. Operating under a quotation from broadcaster and…

Events Southsea Wanders

WIN: Tickets to Portsmouth Summer Show

The kind people at Portsmouth Summer Show have have given us a pair of tickets for this weekend’s event to give away to Strong Island fans.  The lucky winner will receive two tickets for either Saturday or Sunday (the choice is yours), worth…