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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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Gosport tried hard to get back into the game with Matt Mayes volleying over from an Eddie Sanders cross on 67 minutes followed shortly after by Jordan Brooks firing in a low drive from 25 yards which was pushed away by Louis Connor.
Second-from-bottom Dunstable have taken just 12 points from 33 games, three more than Gosport who have two games in hand.
Duncan Snellgrove, of Howe Road, Gosport, was originally charged with grievous bodily harm but this was changed to manslaughter when he appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.
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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.
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.
Tory councillor Wayne Ronayne was celebrating with his partner, Mayoress Paula Carter, and friends when they were allegedly involved in an argument with staff at The Star pub in Gosport, Hants.
Samuel Etherington, from Gosport, Hampshire, made a five-minute appearance at Winchester Crown Court for a preliminary hearing.
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.
The court heard that Thomas and Leonard Bennett, 76, befriended the boy at a gun club and lured him into meeting them on a nearby beach in Gosport, Hants.
The boy was airlifted to hospital by coastguard helicopter following the incident in Stokes Bay, near Gosport, Hampshire, on Sunday evening but was later pronounced dead.