The funding from Arts Council England will go towards seven places - including the SeaCity Museum, Art Gallery and Nuffield Theatre.
Men In Court After Dozens Of Raids
Four men are due at Portsmouth Crown Court after around 40 robberies and burglaries across the South.
Banks and shops were raided across five over a seven-month period between August 2011 and February 2012 .
Nationwide branches in Havant and Fareham were among thoe targetted where large amounts of cash were stolen.
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire Service are inspecting almost 250 high rise blocks, and most are in Bournemouth and Poole.
Alexander Worth from Kings Worthy died last year after the supercar he was in hit fencing in North Warnborough.
Tests at Horatia House and Leamington House, after the Grenfell fire, revealed a fire risk.
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