Date: 19th November 2008 at 12:12pm
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No sooner do I publish an article detailing comments from Peter Storrie about ignoring all the nonsense in the press and requesting that we as fans get on with supporting our club then our very own local Newspaper ‘The News’ run a sensational story entitled

‘Breaking news – Pompey’s new stadium in doubt’

Having read the story it seems that the only thing that has changed since the last update is that the council ‘THINK’ the changes to the proposal to include shops in the development would almost certainly spark a full-blown public inquiry.

The reason for this being the fear that shops at the site could threaten Gunwharf and the proposed Northern Quarter city centre development

Peter Storrie has said that he still hopes that a planning application will be ready to go before the council early in the New Year after talks between the club and planning officials.

So nothing has actually changed other than a few council members have ‘thought’ something.

Nonsense in the national press is one thing – Sensationalism in our local press, who claim to be behind the club is out of order

I say ‘The News’ – ‘Shame on you!’

If you want to read the article ‘click here’


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