What’s On from Friday, March 24 to Thursday, March 30

Pipeline Theatres sell-out love story, Spillikin, opens at The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant on Thursday
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TODAY (FRIDAY, MARCH 24)

DANCING

Crofton: Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 11.30am-12.30pm. FiftyFifty. Creative dance for people aged 50 and above. (023) 92468610.

EVENTS

COSHAM: Library, Spur Road. 2-4pm. Relax with colouring. Beat stress and aid relaxation. Drop-in, all materials provided. (023) 9268 8259.

COSHAM: Memory Lane, outside G4 Ward, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 2-4pm. QA Knitting Group. Creating items for patients including baby hats and jackets to fiddle mitts for dementia patients. 07846 472 423.

PORTCHESTER: Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 10am-4pm. Portchester Townswomens Guild Comic Relief Event. Donate to Red Nose Day and have a taste of the delicious home-made cakes for sale!

WALLINGTON: Community Centre, Broadcut. 7pm. An Evening of Fashion and Music. In aid of the Rowans Hospice. Preview the new Bonmarché spring range. Music by the Pitchpiper Singers. £6 in advance. 01329 280813.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. Free. Call (023) 9238 7284.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. A WW1 centenary project incorporating film, drawing and sound. Free. (023) 9247 2700.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. Images of artists, fans, and backstage drama from some of the greatest music gatherings of all time. £3. (023) 9387 0200.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Moonlight (15). no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Power of Three. Electric blues-rock band. facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

MARKETS

STUBBINGTON: Library, Stubbington Ln. 9am-12pm. Country Market. Home-made Cakes, savouries, dairy and gluten free products, crafts, flowers, fruit and vegetables.

STAGE

GOSPORT: HMS Sultan Waves Club, Military Rd. 7.30pm. HMS Sultan Theatre Group presents ‘Allo ‘Allo. £8, includes a glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage and bread and cheese. sultantheatre.org.uk / (023) 9254 2448.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. Classic satire by Graham Green, adapted by Clive Francis. (023) 9246 6363.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. Thoroughly Modern Millie. Musical based on the Oscar-winning film with explosive tap dancing routines. (023) 9282 8282 / kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

ELSON: Library, Chantry Rd. 10am-11am. The History of Bay House and Alverbank. Guest speaker Joy Hammond. Tea or coffee available. Free. (023) 9252 4608.

SOUTHSEA: Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esp. 10.30am. Seafront group walk. Suitable for all. (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

GOSPORT: Discovery Centre, High St. 2-5pm. Crochet Flowers Workshop. If you have started to crochet and want to have a go at making a flower, this is the workshop for you. £15. (023) 9252 3463.

TOMORROW (SATURDAY, MARCH 25)

CONCERTS

DRAYTON: Church of the Resurrection, Brecon Ave. 7.30-10pm. Portsmouth Baroque Choir Concert. Seasonal concert including Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christ and Hummel’s Mass in B flat. £12, concessions £10, under-18s £1. 01329 238068 / baroquechoir.ticketsource.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling College, Church Rd. 7.30pm. Cantemus Choir’s Spring Concert. Including Brahms’ Love Song Waltzes, Warlock’s Capriol Suite piano duets, and arrangements by Holst, Willcocks, and Vaughan Williams. £8. (023) 9246 3531 / cantemushavant.moonfruit.com.

DANCING

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 9am-2.30pm. The Theatre School. Classes in Ballet, tap, modern and jazz dancing for children aged two and above. Adult tap classes. (023) 9287 4777.

WATERLOOVILLE: Community Centre, Maurepas Way 7.30-10.30pm. 50/50 social ballroom, latin and sequence dancing. £4.50. Bar and raffle. 07980 058 319 / ballroomrazzamatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

COSHAM: Elizabeth Foundation Family Centre, Southwick Hill Rd. Charity Casino Night. Fun and games with professional croupiers at two tables: blackjack and roulette. Entertainment from the Fine Voice Academy. £20 in advance. (023) 9232 2163 / elizabeth-foundation.org.

FARLINGTON: St Andrew’s Church Hall. 1.30pm. Farlington Garden Club Spring Flower Show. 50p. Refreshments, raffle and plant stall.

GOSPORT: Discovery Centre, High St. 11am-12pm. The Great Balloon Hullaballoo Storytime Special. For children aged three to 10, must be accompanied by an adult. Free.

HAYLING ISLAND: Community Centre, Station Rd. 2pm. Hayling Island Horticultural Society Spring Show. Plants, floral art, and handicrafts. Afternoon tea and cake available. £1. hihs.org.uk.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Community Centre, Twyford Dr. 1.30-3.30pm. Lee-on-the-Solent Horticultural Society Spring Show. Flowers, vegetables, floral art, crafts, bric-a-brac, cake stalls and raffle. £1, members free. Refreshments available.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Elmore Angling Club, Marine Parade. 10am-2pm. Spring Fair. Free entry.

PETERSFIELD: Workhouse Ln. 2pm. Stroud Evening WI Jumble Sale. 30p. Bargains, refreshments and raffle.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd. 6pm. Choral Evenson for the Annunciation. (023) 9281 4444.

CROFTON: Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 10.30am-2.30pm. Mother’s Day Weekend Craft Fair. Hand-made products, craft supplies, refreshments, cakes, books, Papercraft Inspiration demos and workshop room. Free. fromthecraftbox.co.uk.

TITCHFIELD: Parish Rooms. The Square. 2-4pm. Scrap Happy Young Quilters. £2.50. All materials provided. For children aged six to 16. yquiltscrap@gmail.com.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 12-3.30pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 10am-2pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970.See today.

FILMS

DENMEAD: Community Centre, School Ln. 7.30pm. A Streetcat Named Bob (12A). Based on the international bestselling book. £5. (023) 9225 6132.

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Hidden Figures (PG). no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

southsea: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Rd. 8pm. Glass Phoenix. Rock covers band. (023) 9282 0896 / rmatavern.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Rd. 9pm. The Likely Lads. Rock covers band. facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

STAGE

GOSPORT: HMS Sultan Waves Club, Military Rd. 7.30pm. HMS Sultan Theatre Group presents ‘Allo ‘Allo. See today.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 2.30 / 7.30pm. Thoroughly Modern Millie. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido. 10.30am. Group walk. Flat, paved route along the foreshore footpath to the Mountbatten Centre and back. (023) 9284 1762.

SUNDAY, MARCH 26

DANCING

EMSWORTH: Community Centre, North St. 2-4.30pm. Tea dance. £6, includes tea and coffee. 07950 730 274.

PARK GATE: Royal British Legion, Brook Ln. 7.30-10.30pm. Country & Western dance. £6.50, members £5. Bar and raffle. 01329 519 765.

EVENTS

HAVANT: Calvary Chapel,Barncroft Primary School, Park Ln. 10.30am-12.30pm. Worship And The Word. A service of encouragement and worship, with fellowship and refreshments afterwards. Sunday school and creche available. 07879 130499 / calvaryportsmouth.co.uk.

PORTCHESTER: Fort Nelson Royal Armouries, Portsdown Hill Rd. 11am / 11.30am / 2pm / 2.30pm / 3pm / 3.30pm. Sunday Gun Firings. Special firings and authentic gun drills by uniformed detachments from Portsdown Artillery Volunteers.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, St Faith’s Church ,and St Wilfrid’s Church. 10am. Mothering Sunday Special Services. Including the distribution of flowers. (023) 9281 4444.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 12-3.30pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

GIGS

southsea: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Rd. 7pm-12am. Broken-mic night, hosted by Jay Groovara. (023) 9282 0896 / rmatavern.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Rd. 8.30pm. Alley cats. Open mic night. facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

STAGE

GOSPORT: HMS Sultan Waves Club, Military Rd. 7.30pm. HMS Sultan Theatre Group presents ‘Allo ‘Allo. See today.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

MILTON: Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton Foreshore group walk. Brisk walk through uneven footpaths to the shore. (023) 9284 1762. Walks take place regardless of the weather. Call (023) 9284 1762.

MONDAY, MARCH 27

COFFEE

NORTH END: Baptist Church, Powerscourt Rd. 10am-12pm. Copnor Coffee Club. Come along for a chat and a cup of tea and meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

DANCING

CROFTON: Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 6.30-7.30pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 9.30-10.15am. Diddi Dance. For children aged 18 months to four years. 07767 702 444 / diddidance.com.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Rd. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2.50, includes tea and biscuits.

HAYLING ISLAND: Community Centre, Station Rd. 7-8pm. Ballroom and latin absolute beginners class. £6. 07505 191 596 / dancerevival.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Baptist Church Hall, Devonshire Ave. 7.30-9.30pm. Ballroom and latin dance classes with Instep Dance Club. £5 per session, £6 for two sessions per person/evening. 07722 040 483.

EVENTS

BUCKLAND: Community Centre, Malins Rd. 7.30pm. JCPF Mediumship and Healing Demonstration. £5. (023) 9269 3169.

cosham: Library, Spur Rd. 10am-12pm / 2-4pm. Cosham Craft Group. Get creative and meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

cowplain: Borrow Centre, London Rd. 1.30-3.30pm. Relax with art, colouring, knitting, embroidery and more. £2.50. (023) 9261 5916.

portchester: Community Association, 28 West St. 1-3pm. Spiritual Healing Clinic. Free. 07586 887 181.

SOUTHSEA: Library, Palmerston Road. 2-4pm. Relax with colouring. Beat stress and aid relaxation. Drop-in, all materials are provided.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970.See today.

STAGE

GOSPORT: HMS Sultan Waves Club, Military Rd. 7.30pm. HMS Sultan Theatre Group presents ‘Allo ‘Allo. See today.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

FRATTON: Bridge Centre. 10.30am. Victoria Park group walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly. (023) 9268 8390.

NORTH END: Learning Place, Derby Rd. 12.15pm. Moderate walk to Stamshaw Foreshore. Not suitable for buggies or wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier-to-pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake memorial. 1pm. Slow, 30-minute group walk. (023) 9268 8390.

TUESDAY, MARCH 28

COFFEE

LEE-ON-SOLENT: Catholic Church hall, South Pl. 10am-1pm. Coffee, Cake and Lunch Tuesdays. In aid of local charities.

DANCING

LEE-ON-SOLENT: Community Centre, Twyford Dr. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

PORTSMOUTH: The Box, Commercial Rd. 6.30-7.30pm. Jedha Fit Street Dance Class. High intensity training for all abilities and fitness levels.

TITCHFIELD: Community Centre, Mill St. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2, includes tea and biscuits.

EVENTS

HAVANT: St Francis’ Church, Riders Ln. 7.30-9.30pm. Staunton Park Genealogy Group meeting. thestauntoninfo.org.

HAVANT: Avenue Lawn Tennis and Squash Club. 7pm. Bridge club. Beginners welcome but some experience necessary. No need to bring a partner. 01243 372 718.

HAVANT: St Faith’s Church Hall, The Pallant. 7.30-9.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir rehearsal. (023) 9245 3634 / solentmalevoicechoir.org.

HILSEA: Howard Road Community Centre. 10.30am-12.30pm. Hilsea Social Group. Come along to meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Methodist Church Hall, High St. 7.30pm. Lee Residents annual general meeting. Guest speaker Cathy Hick, Daedalus Airport Manager. Tea, coffee and biscuits available. Members free. (023) 9255 3033 / leeresidents.org.uk.

PORTCHESTER: Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 1.30-3.30pm. Variety Club. £2.

SOUTHSEA: The White Horse, Southsea Terrace. 2-4pm. Southsea Seniors. Come along to meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970.See today.

STAGE

GOSPORT: HMS Sultan Waves Club, Military Rd. 7.30pm. HMS Sultan Theatre Group presents ‘Allo ‘Allo. See today.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

BUCKLAND: Community Centre, Malins Rd. 10.30am. Stamshaw Foreshore group walk with views of Portchester Castle. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Civic Offices, Guildhall Sq. 12.15pm. Lunchtime group walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. (023) 9268 8390.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29

DANCING

SARISBURY GREEN: Community Centre, The Green. 8-10pm. 50/50 ballroom and sequence dancing. £2.50. 01489 573 114.

SOUTHSEA: Royal Beach Hotel. 1-4pm. Social dancing. Music by Steve Kingsley. Chance to win Sunday lunch for two at the hotel, worth £40. £4.50. (023) 9273 1281.

CROFTON: Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 7-8pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

EVENTS

CATHERINGTON: Village Hall. 7.30pm. Horndean Camera Club meeting.Speakers, competitions, and home evenings where members show their photography skills. horndeancameraclub.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd. 12pm. Mass and Charity Lunch. In aid of the Bishop’s Lent Appeal. (023) 9281 4444.

SOUTHSEA: Church of the Holy Spirit, Fawcett Rd. 2-4pm. The Natterjacks. Come along for a cup of tea and meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970.See today.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Rd. 8pm. Broadside Folk Club. Acoustic singaround, piano available.

STAGE

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Group walk with views of the Spinnaker Tower. (023) 9268 8390.

PORT SOLENT: Meet outside Odeon. 2pm. Group walk. Route includes uneven ground, sturdy shoes recommended. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: University of Portsmouth, Park Building, King Henry I St. 6-7pm. Exploring Sailor Town: Civic Culture, slums and scandal in 19th century British ports. Brad Beaven explores liminal urban spaces and the sailors who llived in them. Free, book at bradbeaven29mar2017.eventbrite.co.uk.

BAFFINS: Stacey Centre, Walsall Rd. 10.30am. Baffins Pond / Milton Foreshore walk. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake Cafe. 10.30am.Canoe Lake/Southsea seafront group walk. (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-12pm. Mini makers. A world of colour and creativity for children aged five and below. Led by trained arts professionals £3. (023) 9277 8080 / aspex.org.uk.

THURSDAY, MARCH 30

DANCING

CROFTON: Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 4.15-6.15pm. Abstract Dance and Performing Arts. Street and commercial dance for children aged five to 11 years. 07708 720711 / AbstractDPA.com.

WATERLOOVILLE: St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Padnell Rd. 7-8pm / 8-9pm. Ballroom and latin beginners class. 07505 191 596 / dancerevival.co.uk.

EVENTS

COPNOR: Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch Club. Fresh, two-course lunch and entertainment. £5. (023) 9261 7890.

COSHAM: Library, Spur Rd. 2-4pm. Relax with colouring. Beat stress and aid relaxation. Drop-in, all materials provided. (023) 9268 8259.

NORTH END: Learning Place, Derby Road. 10am-12pm. North End Allsorts. Come along to meet new people. 023 9268 8390.

PORTCHESTER: Community Centre. 9.30-11am. Teeny Tots Freeflow Play Session. £2.50 per family, includes refreshments.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Rd. 8.30pm. Quiz Night. Facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

SOUTHSEA: St. James’ Church Hall, Milton Rd. 11am. Singercise. A fun fitness session for older and disabled people. £2.50. 07754 528 814

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Rd. 10am-12pm. Thursday Chat and Tea Club. Come along to meet new people. 023 9268 8390.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Irene Usher and Kay Le Poidevin. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970.See today.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard. 7pm. It’s Only The End Of The World (15). no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Rd. 8pm. Bronze Nazereth and the Wisemen. Featuring Roll Blunt with special guests Nann Breddaz and Hang Dai. £12. trasharts.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Rd. 7pm. Broken-mic night, hosted by Jay Groovara. (023) 9282 0896 / rmatavern.co.uk.

MARKETS

EMSWORTH: Baptist Church Hall, North St. 10am-12pm. Country Market. Cakes, savouries, preserves, fresh local meat, eggs, plants and crafts.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall. 9.30-11.30am. St George’s Market. Eggs, crafts, cards, jewellery, woodwork, plants, cakes, preserves, honey and used books.

STAGE

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 7.30pm. Spillikin. Pipeline Theatre’s sell-out love story with a real robot. £12.50, concessions £11.25. (023) 9247 2700 / thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. HIADS presents Our Man in Havana. See today.

WYMERING: Manor, Old Wymering LN. 7.30pm. The Hollow. Classic Agatha Christie performed by Torchlight Mysteries. 01962 435 020.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Scott Road car park. 10.30am. Hilsea Lines group walk. (023) 9268 8390.

HILSEA: Mountbatten Centre entrance of Alexandra Park. 6.30pm. Group walk up to Hilsea Lido and back. (023) 9284 1762. information.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall. 3.45pm. Recharge Singing Workshops for 55+. £3. No auditions or ability to read music required. (023) 9387 0193 / hayley.reay@portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

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