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Realising your artistic ambitions

Last month, The Omega Art School for adults, opened its second, highly successful annual exhibition at The Jack House Gallery… Read more »


We asked local author William Sutton about Bookfest 2024 What is Portsmouth Bookfest? WS: Bookfest is a Portsmouth-wide event celebrating… Read more »

Award-Winning Victorious Festival Announces Fresh Line Up Additions

Sugababes, Razorlight, The Kooks, Groove Armada, Professor Green and more added as second wave artist additions for 2024 Set on… Read more »


Award-winning festival reveals all four headliners! Also, joining the bumper line-up for next summer is: Courteeners, Pixies, Becky Hill, Wet… Read more »

The Joy of Creativity

The Omega Art School Starting with one small class in 2020, just before Covid struck, the Omega Art School for… Read more »


Gavin Hodson talks about a new arts venture for Portsmouth A small group of artists have joined forces to create… Read more »


Word by Elly Hughes The act of ‘slow living’ has become a popular topic of conversation in recent months. It… Read more »

Embrace Your Creative Journey

Enroll at Southsea’s Omega Art School Southsea’s renowned Omega Art School is gearing up for a new term, offering half-day… Read more »

KEKEE MANZIL – House of Art

I am a filmmaker living on the Isle of Wight for many years and I’m delighted to have my film… Read more »

Building on a great tradition

Kate Thompson A shortage of heritage skills required to safeguard the very fabric of historic buildings was the starting point… Read more »

Victorious Festival

Victorious returns this month for the August Bank Holiday weekend (25th-27th August), with an even bigger line-up and three full… Read more »

Victorious Festival Ranks Third in a List of Top 10 UK Festivals

Multi-award-winning Victorious Festival (25/26/27 August 2023) – the UK’s biggest metropolitan festival – has been rated as the third best… Read more »

2023 Sweat Fitness Festival

Words By Luke Newton Over the years I’ve been grateful to advertise and sporadically write for Southsea Lifestyle. It’s been… Read more »


Competition to win the ultimate band experience! Recording Session, Festival Tour & More. The Road To Victorious is an exciting new… Read more »


2023 promises to be an exciting year at The Omega Art School. ”We are planning two new beginners courses to… Read more »

The Platform Women’s Small Business Summit

Our very first business summit is so exciting!     When it comes to business the main hurdles we have… Read more »

We Shine Portsmouth!

Witness Portsmouth shine once again this Winter Following a successful launch last year, Portsmouth Creates is bringing back popular event,… Read more »

Victorious Festival

Stereophonics Headline Friday Night James, The Wombats, Sugababes, Nothing But Thieves and Sophie Ellis-Bextor join the line-up – many more… Read more »

The Omega Art School

The Omega Art School for adults started in late 2019 and quickly became extremely popular, but had to close in… Read more »

Boredom Busters Two

Issue two Let us know what you have enjoyed and share your own ideas and boredom buster tips you have… Read more »

Boredom Busters one

Welcome to Southsea Lifestyle’s Boredom Buster, designed to keep you busy and engaged on quiet days. Let us know what… Read more »

Mates before Dates

The perfect match for your anti-Valentine’s weekend by Elly Mitchell It’s that time of year again; supermarket shelves are adorned… Read more »


Experience ‘sailing’s Formula 1’ right here on the South Coast Be part of history as the world’s fastest, most technologically… Read more »

Victorious Festival

Last year’s Victorious was a certainly a festival of two halves with hot sunshine on the Saturday, followed by torrential… Read more »

Victorious Festival

Plan B, All Saints, Idlewild & more join the bill Three-time Ivor Novello Award-winning Plan B is set to bolster… Read more »

Review: Cinderella Panto

Words by Girl About Southsea Taking my eldest daughter to the theatre to see Cinderella, without her sisters, is a… Read more »

Reinventing the way we network in Portsmouth

Entrepreneurs from Portsmouth and surrounding areas are coming together to grow their network and there won’t be a name badge… Read more »

Deborah Grant, The Case of the Frightened Lady, New Theatre Royal

The Case of the Frightened Lady, New Theatre Royal, 29 Oct-3 Nov Interview: Deborah Grant with Emma Beatty The last… Read more »

Lipstick on your collar

Step back in time to the golden era of Rock N’ Roll as live music show Lipstick on your Collar… Read more »