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The Talking Heads to close this weekend – ‘Save our Heads’ campaign begun

January 6, 2012 by


Popular Portswood pub and music venue The Talking Heads will possibly be calling last orders for the last time this Saturdays, potentially joining the growing list of Southampton pubs hitting the buffers in the recession. The Talking Heads has become one of Southampton’s premier music venues, hosting gigs, band nights and open mics most nights […]

Local Pub to be flattened by University despite Community objections

May 21, 2010 by


The University of Southampton is to flatten two pubs in the Basset area despite efforts by the local community to preserve them.  The pubs are to be demolished on the first of June to make way for landscaping and allegedly car parking spaces in the universities expansion plan, unless the city council intervenes. The pubs […]