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Fraud taxi impersonates Solent Union identity

Southampton Solent Student Union has recently released a statement warning students of a fraudulent taxi impersonating the University brand to run an illegal taxi service. The vice presidents for the Union have addressed their concerns for travelling students. Our reporter Matt McDermott has been to

Wasps' to leave Adams Park in December

Premiership Rugby in Southampton?

London-based Rugby club Wasps announced earlier this month that they would be moving to a new home ground away from the city. Wasps acquired 50% ownership of the Ricoh Arena Stadium and are planning to play their home games there before Christmas. This will see

Vistor at Salisbury Cathedral viewing the Magna Carta exhibition

Magna Carta 800th Anniversary

By Naomi Richardson (@naysap_) THE British Library is giving just 1,215 people the once in a lifetime chance to see the four surviving manuscripts from 1215. The four remaining copies of one of the most important documents of Medieval England will be reunited for the first

After 100 years since World War One designers have created their own take on the classic trench coat.

New Hampshire Exhibition for WW1 Trench Coat

By Hannah Brewer (@hannahbrewer23) A NEW exhibition in Winchester commemorates a fashion icon and the key part played by Hampshire in its success. Over a hundred years ago the trench coat was seen as a piece of uniform, a form of protection and a waterproof

Visitors could play interactive games to learn about our population changes.

How To Get To 100 Exhibition Opens In West Quay

By Lina Edvardsson Ceder (@SharLi) SOUTHAMPTON is the first UK city to host the ’How to get to 100- and enjoy it’ exhibition on its tour around the country.  The interactive exhibition uses computer tablet technology to give visitors, a personal experience on how the world and

Bobby Sahota brings Indian cuisine to the Gordon Arms

Bobby Spices Up The Gordon Arms

By Daniel Streeter (@DanielStreeter) The Gordon Arms pub located in the Portswood area in Southampton has been rebranded by new owner, Bobby Sahota, to introduce Indian cuisine to a traditional english pub. The pub which was previously managed by brothers Christian and David Stoner for decades,

The entrance to the Sea City Museum.

Southampton Marks Great War Centenary

By Michael Grunwell (@MichaelGrunwell) WORLD War One commemorations are starting to build up as Remembrance Sunday approaches, with Hampshire hosting a number of exhibitions marking the century since it began.  The city’s Sea City Museum, in the Civic Centre, is joining up with other museums

Real estate agency Astin & Wyatt

Southampton Among The UK’s Best Property Bets

By Marte Dalsegg (@martedalsegg) In October last year the Daily Echo reported that Southampton was ranked as number four of the worst towns and cities in the UK in the book “Crap Towns return”. The authors produce their list following nominations from the public, based

Is £2 drinks really therapy?

The Government Crack-down on Student Binge Drinking Culture

By Grace Roome (@roomewithaview) IN recent headlines it has been said that universities have been lacking a duty of care to undergraduates by ignoring a growing binge drinking culture. England and Wales are currently pioneering a new project to tackle the alcohol- centred society within

James using the lateral pull-down machine.

From tries to triceps

EX Harlequins academy player James Russell-Vick is set on becoming a champion Aesthetic athlete.