VIDEO: The BIG Strait Jacket Escape!

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VIDEO: The BIG Strait Jac...

The official video of our BIG Strait Jacket Escape is here! Check out the video below to see the escape before, during and after!

Spinnaker Tower looks pre...

Spinnaker Tower will be bathed in pink light in support of Wear A Hat Day on Friday 31st March 2017 for the national charity Brain Tumour Research. Wear A Hat Day is the UK’s premier brain tumour awareness event, raising money to improve the lives of patients and help find a cure. Ellie Morgan, PR […]

Spinnaker Tower goes Blue...

Portsmouth Water and Southern Water have joined together with the Spinnaker Tower to promote World Water Day in support of WaterAid. By turning itself blue, the Spinnaker Tower will help raise awareness of the fact that on this planet we still have the unacceptable situation where one in ten people lack access to clean, safe […]

View things differently&#...

In the last of our View Things Differently video series, local Illustrator Emma Nicol joined us to share her favourite view of Spinnaker Tower. You can view the whole series on our website or by heading over to our Facebook page. Read on below to find out more about Emma’s work as an Illustrator and […]

10 Fun Facts about Spinna...

To celebrate ten years of Spinnaker Tower, we’ve come up with ten fascinating facts you may not have heard before. Discover how many stairs have been climbed in the last decade and just how thick our glass floor sky walk is… In the ten years since Spinnaker Tower opened, the internal lift has taken visitors […]

My Favourite View with co...

James Alderson, local comedian and resident compere at the Tower’s comedy nights, tells us which part of the 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? I had […]

My Favourite View: Nick H...

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 Spinnaker Tower view Nick likes […]

My Favourite View: Jamie ...

Jamie Mitchell is part of the University of Portsmouth’s Student Union. Find out which part of the 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 of […]

My Favourite View: Photog...

Andrew Whyte is a talented local photographer who has found his niche in long exposure night-time photography. Find out his favourite view of 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 best […]

My Favourite View: Lulu f...

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 Spinnaker Tower’s […]

View Things Differently W...

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 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 of […]