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Gosport

(gŏs`pôrt), city (1991 pop. 69,664) and district, Hampshire, S England. The city is a major port and shares its harbor with Portsmouth. There are ship- and yacht-building facilities and various light industries. Formerly a victualing station for the Royal Navy, Gosport was an embarkation point for the invasion of France in 1944.

Gosport

a town in S England, in Hampshire on Portsmouth harbour: naval base since the 16th century. Pop.: 69 348 (2001)
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After Lance Cpl Thornton is back on dry land, another crew will continue the journey which will end next August when they return to Gosport.
Now aged 65, John is the second youngest Shed member in Gosport.
Gosport are on a decent run in the league, winning three of their last four games, but are weakened by the absence of suspended captain Sam Pearce.
She came back with, 'I am the Mayoress of Gosport - I can have you closed down'.
Brabon conceded only one goal from 25 shots when Devils faced Solent and Gosport at Cardiff Bay Arena, but the home team could not force a victory.
Wooden then should have won it for Gosport when he found room in behind but shot straight at Roos.
Justin Bennett saw an effort from distance tipped over by Roos, who also had to make a save from Sam Pearce as Gosport grew into the contest.
Jasmine died at the scene of the crash in Gosport, while Olivia died later after being taken to hospital.
Police were called to Ann's Hill Road in Gosport at 4.
The schoolgirls were crossing the road in Gosport, near the junction of Ann's Hill Road and Brougham Street, when they were hit by a green Honda Civic at around 4.
A 30-year-old man and a 40-year-old woman, both from Gosport in Hampshire, are being held in custody following their arrests.