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Bars

  • 6 of the best local gins

    In times of need - yep, like right now! - we turn to gin. These delicious local tipples should take the edge off your night in.

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    8 Bars For When You’re Not Drinking

    Is Dry January getting you down? Then grab your gal pals and head to one of these fantastic Hants & IoW bars that deliver the garnish on ambience, mocktails AND no hangovers!

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    Hello 2020! The best local places to celebrate

    What you doing for New Year's Eve? One of these 21 awesome gatherings, that's what! From overnighters to pub parties, dinner destinations to bar crawlers, raise your glass to 2020.

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    A cocktail, and make it snappy!

    Dry January is over, and to celebrate, we've collated the best bars across the Muddy counties in which to whet your whistle with your favourite tipple. Ibuprofen at the ready? Then we'll begin!

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    Fabulous New Year Shindigs

    Start the year as you mean to go on with these amazing New Year's Eve parties. Whether you want full out glamour or something more low-key, you can see in 2019 with style.

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    Street Knowledge: The Merchant House

    Shhh! This is the spot that Southsea locals would prefer to keep to themselves.

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    Oxford's left-field Cowley Road.

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