Cllr Michael Andrewes

Lib Dem Councillor for St Jude Ward - Working for Southsea Learn more

Read more on this

Read more on this

Policing in Southsea

by michaelandrewes on 14 March, 2011

A reminder that the police neighbourhood team will be in Palmerston Road Precinct on Thursday March 24th between 11am and 2pm Thursday April 3rd between 11am and 2pm There is news from St Jude neighbourhood policing team at http://www.hampshire.police.uk/Internet/localpolicing/portsmouth/southsea/St+Judes.htm. Performance statistics for St Jude ward: http://www.hampshire.police.uk/Internet/stats/portsmouthocu/southsea/jude.htm This shows that most crime is down – with […]

Read more    Leave a comment

Portsmouth’s Big Day Out

by michaelandrewes on 11 March, 2011

Don’t forget there is “Portsmouth’s Big Day Out” this weekend 12th-13th March  – 50% off entrance to the Spinnaker Tower and Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard for residents with a PO postcode. See the website at: http://portsmouthbigdayout.co.uk/

Read more    Leave a comment

Friday Youtube Fun

by michaelandrewes on 11 March, 2011

OK may be not exactly fun – but the old ITV idents reminds of watching TV as a kid. Ahh – nostalgia not what it used to be! Southern: TVS: And the first edition of TVS Coast to Coast is at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYsfWwCDMwc And an edition of Southern’s Day by Day at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IwWBy_B8DI&feature=related

Read more    Leave a comment

Southsea Shopping

by michaelandrewes on 11 March, 2011

Please support local shops in Southsea – here are some websites to help you: Details of shops in Southsea: http://www.southsea.co.uk/shopping.htm Details of Albert Road shops: http://www.albertroad.insouthsea.co.uk/ Community and business directory: http://www.insouthsea.co.uk/ The Southsea Shopping page on the Visit Portsmouth site: http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/site/what-to-see-and-do/southsea-shopping-p272361

Read more    Leave a comment

Dates for your diary

by michaelandrewes on 11 March, 2011

Dates for your diary 3 April 2011 – Mother’s Day – every mum gets in free to the Bluereef Aquarium with a full paying child – see http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/site/whats-on/mother-s-day-2011-p503661 26 May – 6 June – Moscow State Circus http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/site/whats-on/the-moscow-state-circus-p561801 30 May 2011 – 2.30pm Free Treasure Hunt along Southsea Seafront – see http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/site/whats-on/treasure-hunt-along-southsea-seafront-p686331

Read more    Leave a comment

Free things to do!

by michaelandrewes on 10 March, 2011

Free is always good! Some ideas for free things can be got from the following websites: Portsmouth Museums: http://www.portsmouthcitymuseums.co.uk/ Cumberland House Natural History Museum: http://www.portsmouthnaturalhistory.co.uk/ Aspex Gallery: http://www.aspex.org.uk/ Roman Catholic Cathedral: http://www.portsmouthcatholiccathedral.org.uk/ Anglican Cathedral: http://www.portsmouthcathedral.org.uk/ Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson: http://www.royalarmouries.org/visit-us/fort-nelson Southsea Castle: http://www.southseacastle.co.uk/ There are more details of things to do at http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/

Read more    Leave a comment

Wednesday’s Really Useful Weblinks

by michaelandrewes on 9 March, 2011

Two useful directories of information from Portsmouth City Council Social Care Info in Portsmouth: This has a lot of local info for those that need care and their relatives: http://scip.portsmouth.gov.uk/kb5/portsmouth/asch/home.page Directory of information for young people aged 13-19 and their families: Very comprehensive listing of information relating to teens in Portsmouth: http://www.asksherlock.info/kb5/portsmouth/asksherlock/home.page

Read more    Leave a comment

War on Grot Spots – Success – Wimbledon Park Alleyway

by michaelandrewes on 8 March, 2011

Good news in the war on grot spots. The council have cleared up the rubbish and fixed the lights in the alleyway by Wimbledon Park Sports Centre. Any problems – let me know via the “report a problem” page

Read more    Leave a comment

There’s a lot going on at the Kings Theatre, Albert Road in March and April. There are brief listings below. For more info see their website at http://www.kings-southsea.com/index.php. Please support in particular the Lord Mayor’s Gala in aid of the Lord Mayor’s Appeal. I understand that tickets are going fast. Cllr Terry Hall started this […]

Read more    Leave a comment

Friday Youtube Fun

by michaelandrewes on 4 March, 2011

I always enjoyed Yes Minister and Yes, Prime Minister. Particularly good clips: On who reads which newspapers: And on explaining British Foreign Policy:

Read more    Leave a comment