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Author: Ellie Morgan

My Favourite View with comedian James Alderson

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James Alderson, local comedian and resident compere at the Tower’s comedy nights, tells us which part of the Emirates Spinnaker Tower view he likes the best in the video below, plus find out how he got into comedy and all about his ideal weekend in Portsmouth… 1. What led to you becoming a comedian?   […]

My Favourite View: Nick Hewitt from National Museum of the Royal Navy

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Nick Hewitt holds a very important role at the National Museum of the Royal Navy and is stationed at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard where his most recent project was the restoration of HMS M33, the only surviving British warship to participate in the Gallipoli campaign! Find out which part of the Emirates Spinnaker Tower view Nick […]

My Favourite View: Jamie Mitchell, University of Portsmouth

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Jamie Mitchell is part of the University of Portsmouth’s Student Union. Find out which part of the Emirates Spinnaker Tower view Jamie likes the best and more about his role in providing the best experience for all Portsmouth’s university students… 1. What is your role within Portsmouth Uni? I hold the position of Vice President […]

My Favourite View: Photographer Andrew Whyte

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Andrew Whyte is a talented local photographer who has found his niche in long exposure night-time photography. Find out his favourite view of Emirates Spinnaker Tower and why the landmark has become a bit of a muse for lots of photographers over the years… 1.   1. How long have you lived in Portsmouth? What’s the […]

My Favourite View: Lulu from Love Southsea

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Lulu Whitmore is the founder of Love Southsea, the popular market held the first weekend of every month in Palmerston Road. As well as the market, Love Southsea is a big fan of nurturing local businesses and has created a Love Southsea independent clothing and artwork range locally. Check out which part of the Tower’s […]

My Favourite View with Sarah Webb

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As General Manager of Emirates Spinnaker Tower, Sarah Webb sees the Tower’s stunning views daily. Here she tells us what her favourite view is and what the future holds for the Tower… 1. What’s your favourite part of working at Spinnaker Tower? My favourite part of working at the Emirates Spinnaker Tower is the fabulous […]

View Things Differently With Christopher Marlowe AKA Baron Hard-Up From Cinderella!

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Christopher Marlowe plays Baron Hard-up in this season’s pantomime at the King’s Theatre, Cinderella. He kindly agreed to share his favourite view from Emirates Spinnaker Tower on a recent trip to the top, in full costume of course! How did you get into acting? I’ve been acting for 37 years; it was a vocational dream […]

View Things Differently with Portsmouth Football Club

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Brandon Haunstrup and Ben Close from Portsmouth Football Club joined us recently to share their favourite views from the top, and talk us through their journey to becoming professional footballers… 1. How long have you been a part of Portsmouth FC? Brandon: 10 years Ben: 8 years – we were both part of the youth team. […]