Neighbours described a house blown up by a gas explosion was like something out of World War Two. A man in his 90s was rescued from the house on Welch Road in Southsea. But remarkably he wasn't seriously injured. A gas cooker left overnight had caused the explosion. Sion Donovan reports.
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