‘It’s about a lot more than just money in the till’: how lockdown shifted priorities for Southsea’s purveyor of pies and records. During a turbulent year, Steve Courtnell has seen the power of music to bring together his local community.

In challenging times, we all crave simple comforts: things like good company, good food and good music. All reasons to cherish Southsea’s Pie & Vinyl – the cafe-cum-record shop and community hub.

“It was conceived in my head while I was working an office job,” says Pie & Vinyl founder and owner Steve Courtnell...


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