Jupider: Tagged in two days

jupider graffiti 5 2 24Still closed following an attempted ram raid in early January, Jupider store on St Catherine’s Road has had new protective boarding installed – which has been graffitied within just two days.

Library services return to Bitterne Park for first time since '21

library reopens at cobbett road focrlLibrary services returned to Bitterne Park for the first time since 2021 at the Cobbett Road branch on Wednesday (Jan 31). It's operated by community radio station Awaaz FM, with library facilities largely run by volunteers. The library itself is now open on Wednesday afternoons for a pilot period during February. More here.

Council to decide on modified Portswood plans

portswood crossroads cyclist bus cars pedestrians 600px 25 9 23 P1040677A protest for Saturday is being promoted in many Portswood shop windows, responding to what’s described as a plan for the “permanent closure of Portswood Broadway” to cars, although the proposed ‘closure’ is now for a shorter length of the street, and now during peak times only.