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portswood.info is a 'hyperlocal' community site for Portswood, Highfield and nearby Southampton areas

Click here to read more about the area we call Portswood.

We strive to pick up on stories of interest and relevance to Portswood people as they happen; about the ups and downs o
f Portswood High Street, local politics, local history, major development, the live music scene, community events and more.

f it happens in Portswood, or affects Portswood people - we are interested! 

The stories we publish are open to comment and discussion by our readers. We encourage all our visitors to share their experiences and responses to local events and issues.

We receive no outside funding. We are not associated with any political party or council organisation and the small amount of income generated by the site goes to offset our running costs.



If you run a website or blog, please consider linking to us. Links help more people find us, and boost our rating on search engines such as Google. Big thanks to everyone who has already done this – it’s appreciated! Get in touch if we can reciprocate.

Share your stories:
get in touch with your Portswood news. Comment on a story we have published, or submit your own. No story too small! We cannot guarantee to follow up every one, but we can try!

Help with editorial:
Volunteer help is always needed with anything
from editing submitted material to monitoring planning applications, researching and writing stories from scratch, reviewing events and more. If you can take and email digital pictures, so much the better. Drop us a line and tell us what interests you.

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Can you put our leaflets on display where Portswood people will see them? We can provide a leaflet holder.

Advertise on the site:
An ad on our site is an inexpensive and highly targeted way of reaching Portswood customers, and helps us run the site. Even if you have never advertised on the web before, why not
get in touch and we can explain the options? We can help with writing and artwork.

And i
f you see an ad on the site - please tell the advertiser you saw it. It really helps!

If any o
f this sounds like you, get in touch and tell us how you would like to get involved. All contributions are welcome.
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