This app offers a free 30 day trial period, activated once you subscribe to it through Google Play, and then £5.99 a month. You can cancel your subscription at anytime during the 30 day free period to avoid any charges. Alternatively if you are a subscriber to the newspaper, you get free access to the app by entering unique access codes sent to you.
The Portsmouth News Newspaper app brings you full colour PDF versions of the daily newspaper and every newspaper supplement, all presented in pristine detail and designed to be enjoyed on your tablet device.
Updated early each morning six days a week, the app gives you the opportunity to read the full edition of the paper and its supplements over breakfast, or download them for offline reading later.
In the app’s archive, you get access to full PDF versions of the last 30 papers and supplements, which include:
• The Weekend
• Sports Mail
When viewing a paper or supplement, you can pinch and zoom to enlarge the pages and articles, swipe through or jump to the next or other pages, use the search functionality to find specific articles, and view full pages either in single page portrait or double page spread landscape mode.
In addition, the app features the latest news from Portsmouth.co.uk, updated throughout the day and including photo slideshows and videos, which can all be shared on social media.
The news sections available are as follows:
• News – latest in-depth news from Portsmouth, Gosport, Fareham, Havant, Waterlooville and the surrounding area
• Pompey – in-depth coverage on Pompey including all the latest football news from Fratton Park
• Sport – the latest on other sports including Hampshire cricket
• Business - in-depth coverage from The News’s expert business journalists
• Lifestyle – everything from cooking and restaurant reviews to fashion and holidays
• Nostalgia – looking back at days gone by
• National - reports and analysis from across the UK