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The A32 is a road in Hampshire, southern England, that links Gosport and Alton.
Alverstoke is a small settlement contiguous with the town of Gosport, on the south coast of Hampshire.
Angling is a method of fishing by means of an "angle" (fish hook).
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle is a collection of annals in Old English chronicling the history of the Anglo-Saxons.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
A barrack or barracks is a building or group of buildings built to house soldiers.
Bay House is a high performing academy school located in Gosport in Hampshire.
A borough is an administrative division in various English-speaking countries.
The Borough of Fareham is a local government district and borough in Hampshire, England.
Boxing is a combat sport in which two people, usually wearing protective gloves, throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring.
Bridgemary School is an 11-16 secondary school with academy status in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
During British Summer Time (BST), civil time in the United Kingdom is advanced one hour forward of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) (in effect, changing the time zone from UTC+0 to UTC+1), so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less.
The Bronze Age is a historical period characterized by the use of bronze, and in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization.
Browndown Battery, also referred to erroneously in some sources as Browndown Fort, is a former military coastal defence fortification and base on the Southern shoreline of England in the county of Hampshire.
Brune Park Community School is a secondary Academy on Military Road, Gosport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.
The Canadian Army (French: Armée canadienne) is the command responsible for the operational readiness of the conventional ground forces of the Canadian Armed Forces.
Caroline Julia Dinenage (born 28 October 1971) is a British Conservative Party politician who was elected as Member of Parliament (MP) for Gosport at the 2010 general election.
The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Defence Munitions Gosport is an defence munitions site which is situated on the south western shores of Portsmouth harbour, southeast of Fareham in Hampshire.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
England in the High Middle Ages includes the history of England between the Norman Conquest in 1066 and the death of King John, considered by some to be the last of the Angevin kings of England, in 1216.
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") over, principally, the manner of England's governance.
English Heritage (officially the English Heritage Trust) is a registered charity that manages the National Heritage Collection.
Explosion! is the Museum of Naval Firepower situated in the former Royal Naval Armaments Depot at Priddy's Hard, in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
The FA Amateur Cup was an English football competition for amateur clubs.
The FA Cup, known officially as The Football Association Challenge Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men's domestic English football.
The Football Association Challenge Trophy, commonly known as the FA Trophy, is a men's football knockout cup competition run by and named after the English Football Association and competed for primarily by semi-professional teams.
Fleetlands Football Club is a football club based in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
Fort Blockhouse is a military establishment in Gosport, Hampshire, England, and the final version of a complicated site.
Fort Brockhurst is one of the Palmerston Forts, in Gosport, England and a Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Fort Grange is one of the Palmerston Forts, in Gosport, England.
Fort Rowner is one of the Palmerston Forts, in Gosport, England.
Forton Barracks was a military installation occupied by the Royal Marines near Gosport in Hampshire.
Forton Lake is a tidal creek located in the town of Gosport, Hampshire.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Gosport Lifeboat Station is a volunteer-operated independent lifeboat station charity located in the village of Alverstoke on the peninsula of Gosport in the English county of Hampshire.
Gosport Borough Football Club is a semi-professional football club based in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
The Gosport Ferry is a ferry service operating between Gosport and Portsmouth in Hampshire, southern England.
Gosport railway station was a terminus station designed by William Tite and opened to passenger and freight trains in 1841 by the London and South Western Railway (LSWR).
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
Hampshire (abbreviated Hants) is a county on the southern coast of England in the United Kingdom.
Hardway is a village and suburb of the town and borough of Gosport in Hampshire, England.
Haslar is on the south coast of England, at the southern tip of Alverstoke, on the Gosport peninsula, Hampshire.
Her Majesty's Coastguard (HMCG) is a section of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency responsible for the initiation and co-ordination of all maritime search and rescue (SAR) within the UK Maritime Search and Rescue Region.
The Hilsea Lines are a line of 18th- and 19th-century fortifications built to protect the northern approach to Portsea, an island off the coast of England which is part of the city of Portsmouth and its key naval base.
Historic England (officially the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England) is an executive non-departmental public body of the British Government sponsored by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).
Anglo-Saxon England was early medieval England, existing from the 5th to the 11th century from the end of Roman Britain until the Norman conquest in 1066.
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Portsmouth (HMNB Portsmouth) is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the British Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB Devonport).
Several ships of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Alliance.
Holland 1 (or HM submarine Torpedo Boat No 1) was the first submarine commissioned by the Royal Navy, the first in a six-boat batch of the.
HMS St Vincent was a shore establishment of the Royal Navy, located in Gosport,.
HMS Sultan is a shore base of the Royal Navy in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
Hockey is a sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.
The International Festivals of the Sea are a series of maritime festivals, which have been held in various British port cities since 1996.
The Isle of Wight (also referred to informally as The Island or abbreviated to IOW) is a county and the largest and second-most populous island in England.
The Italianate style of architecture was a distinct 19th-century phase in the history of Classical architecture.
David Ian "Joe" Jackson (born 11 August 1954) is an English musician and singer-songwriter.
was created as a physical, mental and moral pedagogy in Japan, in 1882, by Jigoro Kano (嘉納治五郎).
Lads' Army is a reality game show specifically of the kind that constitutes a historically derived social experiment – other examples being The 1900 House and The Frontier House.
The landing craft, tank (or tank landing craft) was an amphibious assault craft for landing tanks on beachheads.
Lee-on-the-Solent, often referred to as Lee-on-Solent, is a small seaside district within the Borough of Gosport in Hampshire, England about five miles (8 km) west of Portsmouth.
This is a list of districts of England ordered by area, according to Standard Area Measurements published by the Office for National Statistics.
List of the 326 districts of England (English Municipalities) by population, estimated figures for from the Office for National Statistics.
This is a list of towns in England that are not served by any sort of rail services.
The fifty-sixth Parliament of the United Kingdom was the legislature of the United Kingdom following the 2015 general election of Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Little Woodham, also known as "The Living History Village of Little Woodham" or "The Seventeenth Century Village", is a living museum dedicated to recreating life in a rural village in the mid-17th century.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London and Southampton Railway was an early railway company between London and Southampton, in England.
The M4 Sherman, officially Medium Tank, M4, was the most widely used medium tank by the United States and Western Allies in World War II.
The Met Office (officially the Meteorological Office) is the United Kingdom's national weather service.
The Millennium Commission, a United Kingdom public body, was set up to celebrate the turn of the millennium.
The National Health Service (NHS) is the name used for each of the public health services in the United Kingdom – the National Health Service in England, NHS Scotland, NHS Wales, and Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland – as well as a term to describe them collectively.
The National League South, formerly Conference South (billed as The Vanarama National League South for sponsorship reasons), is one of the second divisions of the National League in England, immediately below the top division National League.
The Neighbourhood Statistics Service (NeSS) was established in 2001 by the UK's Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the Neighbourhood Renewal Unit (NRU) - then part of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (ODPM), now Communities and Local Government (CLG) - to provide good quality small area data to support the Government's Neighbourhood Renewal agenda.
Newsquest Media Group Ltd. is the second largest publisher of regional and local newspapers in the United Kingdom with 205 brands across the UK, publishing online and in print (165 newspaper brands and 40 magazine brands).
Non-League football describes football leagues played outside the top leagues of a country.
A non-metropolitan county, or colloquially, shire county, is a county-level entity in England that is not a metropolitan county.
Non-metropolitan districts, or colloquially "shire districts", are a type of local government district in England.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.
In the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics maintains a series of codes to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.
The Ordnance Survey National Grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references used in Great Britain, distinct from latitude and longitude.
The Palmerston Forts are a group of forts and associated structures, around the coast of Britain.
The Palmerston Forts that encircle Portsmouth were built in response to the 1859 Royal Commission dealing with the perceived threat of a French invasion.
A peninsula (paeninsula from paene "almost” and insula "island") is a piece of land surrounded by water on the majority of its border, while being connected to a mainland from which it extends.
The PO postcode area, also known as the Portsmouth postcode area, is a group of postcode districts in West Sussex, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight in England.
Portsea Island is a flat, low-lying island measuring in area, just off the southern coast of England.
Portsmouth is a port city in Hampshire, England, mainly on Portsea Island, south-west of London and south-east of Southampton.
The Portsmouth Direct line is a railway route between Woking in Surrey and Portsmouth Harbour in Hampshire, England.
Portsmouth Harbour is a large natural harbour in Hampshire, England.
Portsmouth Harbour railway station is a railway station in Portsmouth, England.
Postal codes used in the United Kingdom are known as postcodes (originally postal codes).
Priddy's Hard is an area of Gosport, in Hampshire, England now being developed for housing with part of the site retained as a museum.
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps (QARANC; pronounced kwa-rank) is the nursing branch of the British Army and part of the Army Medical Services.
The regions of England, formerly known as the government office regions, are the highest tier of sub-national division in England.
RMLI Gosport F.C. was a football club based in Gosport, England, United Kingdom.
Rowner is a part of Gosport, Hampshire, was mostly infamous for the high rise flats which dominated the area until recently, it was known as 'The Concrete Jungle'.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
Royal Clarence Yard in Gosport, Hampshire, England was established in 1828 as one of the Royal Navy's two principal, purpose built, provincial victualling establishments (the other being Royal William Yard in Plymouth, Devon).
Founded in the reign of King George I, the Royal Hospital Haslar in Gosport, Hampshire, was one of several hospitals serving the Portsmouth Urban Area, but had previously been the country's foremost – and ultimately last – military hospital.
A Royal Naval Armament Depot (RNAD) was an armament depot (or a group of depots) dedicated to supplying the needs of the Royal Navy (as well as, at various times, the Royal Air Force, the British Army and, by arrangement, foreign/commonwealth governments); they were sister depots of Royal Naval Cordite Factories, Royal Naval Torpedo and Royal Naval Mine Depots.
A Royal Naval Hospital (RNH) was a hospital operated by the British Royal Navy for the care and treatment of sick and injured naval personnel.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Royal Navy Submarine Museum at Gosport is a maritime museum tracing the international history of submarine development from the age of Alexander the Great to the present day, and particularly the history of the Royal Navy Submarine Service from the navy's first submarine, Holland 1, to the nuclear-powered ''Vanguard''-class submarines.
Royan (in Saintongeais dialect) is a commune in the south-west of France, located in the department of Charente-Maritime (Nouvelle-Aquitaine region).
Rugby football refers to the team sports rugby league and rugby union.
Samuel Lewis (c.1782 – 1865) was the editor and publisher of topographical dictionaries and maps of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
The Sherbrooke Hussars is a Primary Reserve armoured regiment of the Canadian Forces and perpetuates the Sherbrooke Fusilier Regiment of the Second World War.
The Solent is the strait that separates the Isle of Wight from the mainland of England.
South East England is the most populous of the nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, England.
The Southern Daily Echo, more commonly known as the Daily Echo or simply The Echo, is a regional tabloid newspaper based in Southampton, covering the county of Hampshire in the United Kingdom.
St Vincent College is a co-educational sixth form (16-18) college located in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
Stokes Bay (grid ref.) is an area of the Solent that lies just south of Gosport, between Portsmouth and Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire.
The Stokes Bay Lines were part of the great Victorian fortification of Portsmouth Harbour under Lord Palmerston.
Stubbington is a small Hampshire village which is located between Southampton and Portsmouth on the south coast of England.
The Guinness Partnership is one of the largest providers of affordable housing and care in England.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
A town is a human settlement.
A train station, railway station, railroad station, or depot (see below) is a railway facility or area where trains regularly stop to load or unload passengers or freight.
Transformers: The Last Knight is a 2017 American science fiction action film based on the ''Transformers'' franchise.
A tumulus (plural tumuli) is a mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
The Commissioners for the Victualling of the Navy, often called the Victualling Commissioners or Victualling Board, was the body responsible under the Navy Board for victualling ships of the British Royal Navy.
Sir William Tite (February 1798 – 20 April 1873) was an English architect who served as President of the Royal Institute of British Architects.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.