30 September

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 30 September 1935, the last goods train ran between Lee-on-the-Solent terminus and Fort…

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8 October

Today in Gosport's Past:-  on 8 October 1844, Prince Albert travelled to Gosport by train to greet Louis…

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11 October

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 11 October 1982, Henry VIII's flagship "Mary Rose" was brought to the surface…

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8 November

Today in Gosport's Past:-  on 8 November 1866, Stoke Road railway station was renamed Gosport Road. The station…

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7 November

Today in Gosport's Past:-  on 7 November 1812, Nelson's flagship HMS "Victory" was moored at Gosport - the…

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5 November

Today in Gosport's Past:-  on 5 November 1910, local entrepreneur Vic Hutfield put his monplane up for sale…

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12 October

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 12 October 1817, HMS "Trincomalee" was launched in the Wadia Shipyards, Bombay, India.…

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14 October

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 14 October 1938, the new bridge carrying Anns Hill Road over the railway…

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25 October

Today in Gosport's Past:- on 25 October 1934, Lee on Solent airfield opened for business. From 30th July…

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30 October

Today in Gosport's Past:-  on 30 October 1982, the Ritz cinema closed for the second time in its…

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26 September

TODAY IN GOSPORT's PAST:-  on 26 September 1860, the town received its first supply of water from the…

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1 November

A DAY IN GOSPORT's PAST (by Dave Rowland) :-  on 1 November 1865, a railway station was opened…

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