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What’s On for Wednesday November 14, 2012

 

A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire.

WEDNESDAY, NOV 14

CONCERTS

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Green. 7.30pm. Concert by the String Quartet in Residence. Admission free, retiring collection.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High Street. 7.30pm. Portsmouth High School Gala Concert.

DANCING

CLANFIELD: Memorial Hall, South Lane. 7.30pm-10pm. Clanfield Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £2.50 (refreshments included). (023) 9259 8456 or (01243) 430048.

FAREHAM: Wallington Community Centre, Broadcut. 8.30pm-10pm. Social Ballroom/Latin Dance. 07775 444 811.

ROGATE: Village Hall. 7.30pm. Scottish Country Dancing. Partner not necessary. New or experienced dancers welcome, as are visitors and new members. Admission: £3. (01730) 263008.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, 10 Maurepas Way (Asda car park). 7.45pm-10.15pm. WACA Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members are always welcome. (023) 9271 0060.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 2pm-2.45pm. Dazzle! Storytime Special. Stories, dressing up and arty activities. Free, no need to book, just turn up. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 11.30am-2pm. Wednesday Lunch Club (two-course meal with tea/coffee). Raffles, quizzes, outings, talks, etc. Admission £4.50. (023) 9269 2914.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10am-midday. Arts and Crafts Group. A welcoming and friendly group for the over 50s, with something different to do each week. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9278 0500.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street. 9.30am-5pm. Flynns’ Art Exhibition. Featuring recent works by Maureen and Terry Flynn. 0845 6035631, flynnspaintings.com.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (12A); 1.45pm, 8pm. Directed by: Lasse Hallström. Starring: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt and Kristin Scott Thomas. Also film short: The Day I Met You by local fillm-makers the Norton Brothers. Admission £4.85, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Hysteria (15); 7pm. USA, 2011. Directed by Tanya Wexler. Starring: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy and Jonathan Pryce. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Coal Exchange, 21, South Street. One Fret Away. (01243) 375866.

GOSPORT: Gosport and Fareham Rugby Football Club, Dolphin Crescent, PO12 2HE. 8pm-10.30pm. Gosport Jazz Club. Featuring: Harry Strutter’s Jazz and Swing Six. (023) 9269 3988, gosportjazz.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Upstairs at the Square Brewery, 7, The Square. Acoustix. Featuring Andrew Foster.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7.30pm. Motorhead. Plus Anthrax and guests. Admission £27. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-midnight. Naked Beats. Live poetry plus music fusion. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. The Heather Findlay Band. Admission: £12 advance, £14 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road. 8.30pm. Paul Mitchell’s Country Jam Session. Players welcome. (023) 9275 2488.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. Twelfth Night. Shakespeare’s twisted tale is presented by Propeller. Admission: £15-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Children In Need. Join us for a night of entertainment as celebrities and talented performers, including Denise Black, take to the stage to bring you a night of pure enjoyment. Admission £2. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 1pm, 8pm. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner. Presented by Pilot Theatre and York Theatre Royal. Admission: £18, concs. Pre-show discussion at 6.15pm (free, but places must be booked). (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

EAST MEON: meet East Meon car park (GR SU677222). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A nine-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.35am. (01730) 269253.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7pm for 7.30pm. The Victorian Defences of Portsmouth and the Great Portsdown Forts. Talk by Michael Forrest. Social evening, organised by the Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors. All welcome.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: meet Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Old Portsmouth Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTCHESTER: meet in the main Portchester Castle car park. 2pm. Portchester Castle. Suitable for beginners. New walkers to arrive 1.45pm to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Lecture Theatre 1, Richmond Building, University of Portsmouth, Portland Street. 6.45pm for 7pm. Licence to Stun: The Physics of Less Lethal Weapons. Talk by David Wilkinson, visiting fellow at Nottingham Trent University, organised jointly by the Portsmouth and District Physical Society and the Institute of Physics South Central Branch. Admission £1.50. (023) 9284 5396, port.ac.uk/physsoc.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Bransbury Park Community Centre, Eastney Road. 10.30am. Walk with Friends. Two/three mile walk. WFH accredited. All ages and abilities welcome. New walkers please arrive early to register. (023) 9286 3224.

PORTSMOUTH: meet The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road, Copnor, 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore Walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond/longer walk to Milton foreshore. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: The Church of the Resurrection, Penrhyn Avenue, Drayton. 7.45pm. Hedges – Britain’s Longest Nature Reserve. Talk Jon Stokes, programme director for the Tree Council, organised by the Friends of Portsdown Hill. All welcome. Admission £2 including refreshments. (023) 9232 5570.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road (PO5 3NB). 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Howard. 07799 850 327, solentsocialising.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am. Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront Walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

THURSDAY, NOV 15

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Milk Multi-Centre Student Night. Admission free before 8pm, £3 after. Over 18s ROAR. (023) 9221 0437.

COMEDY

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Jo Caulfield: Better the Devil You Know. Admission £15. (01329) 223100.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 8pm. Kevin Bridges: The Story Continues. Admission £21. (023) 9282 8282.

EVENTS

FARNHAM: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Reeds Road, Tilford. 10am-4pm. Creative Writing Workshop. Led by writer and tutor Melanie Whipman. Admission £50 (inc morning coffee/ afternoon tea). (01252) 795571 or rurallife.plus.com/rlc.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm-4.30pm. Craft Club. All welcome. (023) 9269 2914.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 2pm-4pm. Friendship Club for the over 55s. With lots of different activities each week. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 8pm. 1920s Murder Mystery: Speak Easy When You Whisper Murder ... Step inside the cut-throat world of prohibition to solve this murder. Admission £18.50 (inc two-course meal), concs. (023) 9273 7370. groundlings.co.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street. 9.30am-5pm. Flynns’ Art Exhibition. Featuring recent works by Maureen and Terry Flynn. 0845 6035631, flynnspaintings.com.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. To Rome with Love (12A); 8pm. Directed by Woody Allen. Starring: Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin and Roberto Benigni. (01428) 642161 for further details.

GIGS

PETERSFIELD: Folly Wine and Ale House, 7-10, Folly Market. 7pm. Square Sessions: The Toy Hearts. (01730) 264816.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm. Jazz Morley. Soul. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 7pm doors-midnight. Play at The RMA. Nick Courtney presents: Glen Malo, 7pm-7.30pm; Marley Blandford, 8pm; Without Reason, 8.30pm; Mat Savage (comedian), 9pm; Skaraman, 9.15pm-10pm; Slick Minded Individuals, 10.15pm; The Silhouettes, 11.30pm-midnight. Thursdaymusic.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Herbie Armstrong and friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road. 8.30pm. Helene! (023) 9275 2488.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 7.45pm. Twelfth Night. Shakespeare’s twisted tale is presented by Propeller. Admission: £15-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 8pm. The Knicker Lady. A history of the humble knicker, presented by Vicarage Productions. Admission £9.90-£11, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7pm. Room 13. Somebody was in there. Somebody or something! A Titchfield Youth Theatre production. Admission: £6.50. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner. Presented by Pilot Theatre and York Theatre Royal. Admission: £18, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Centre, South Street. 7.45pm. CTC Portsmouth Club Night: Annual General Meeting and Table Top Sale. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Mountbatten Centre, Twyford Avenue. 2pm. Walk with Friends. Two/three mile walk. WFH accredited. All ages and abilities welcome. New walkers please arrive early to register. (023) 9286 3224.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Scott Road car park (off Military Road by The News Centre). 10.30am. Hilsea Lines Walk. Uneven footpaths take you around ‘Foxes Forest’ with its abundance of wildlife. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: D-Day Museum, Clarence Esplanade. 7.30pm. Paintings, Potsherds and Psocids. Illustrated talk by Rosalind Hardiman, collections manager, Portsmouth Museums, Archives and Visitor Services, organised by Portsmouth Museums and Records Society. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission: £2. (023) 9282 8068.

SOUTHSEA: meet Southsea Community Centre, St Paul’s Square, King Street. 10.30am. Walk with Friends. Two/three mile walk. WFH accredited. All ages and abilities welcome. New walkers please arrive early to register. (023) 9286 3224.

WATERLOOVILLE: Anders Hall, off Milton Road (PO7 6AW). 7.30pm. Members’ Night. Club members’ 15-minute talks. Organised by the Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club. Visitors and new members welcome. hdarc.co.uk.

FRIDAY, NOV 16

CONCERTS

PORTCHESTER: St Mary’s Church, Portchester Castle. 7.30pm. The Hayling Island Choir and a Brass Ensemble in concert. Proceeds to Naomi House Children’s Hospice. Admission £8.50/£5.50. (01329) 236274.

WARSASH: St Mary’s Church, Church Road. 7.30pm. A Classical Recital. Young musicians from the Royal College of Music on piano, violin and cello, perform works by Debussy, Schumann, Mendelssohn and Kodaly. Tickets: £10 from (01489) 584788.

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Perforate presents Harvey McKay. Techno and house. Admission £5 in advance, more on door. Over 18s ROAR. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 10pm. It’s A Sin Room 2: Transmission. Alternative/80s. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 11pm-late. It’s A Sin. With residents DJ Lemon and Spikey Mark. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, Curzon Howe Road, Portsea. 8pm. Implings Improv Show. The youngest improvisation troupe in Hampshire! Admission £7.50, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Wedge Comedy Club. Featuring Junior Simpson, Jen Brister and Bobby Mair. Compére Dinga. Followed by It’s A Sin till late. Admission: £8 (£6 NUS). (023) 9286 3911.

EVENTS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Methodist and Pastoral Centre, High Street. 12.30pm-2.30pm. Emsworth Arts and Crafts Market. Browse the many arts and crafts made by local people. Unique Christmas gifts for friends and family. 07812 938 719.

LISS: Triangle Centre. Bridge Tea Afternoon. Everything you need for an enjoyable afternoon of Bridge. Tables are £30 contact us to reserve yours. (01730) 301000.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street. 9.30am-5pm. Flynns’ Art Exhibition. Featuring recent works by Maureen and Terry Flynn. 0845 6035631, flynnspaintings.com.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Untouchable (15); 7pm. France, 2012. Subtitled. Directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano. Starring: Francois Cluzet, Omar Sy and Anne Le Ny. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: The Railway Inn, 95, North Street. Route 66. (01243) 372351.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Aziz. Featuring Dalbir Singh Rattan on tablas. Admission £13.50, concs. (01329) 223100.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Ultra Sounds Disco.

HAVANT: The Wheelwright Arms, 27, Emsworth Road. 9pm. Fixation. (023) 9248 3365.

NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane. Boarhunt Blues Club. Featuring: The Angie Haynes Blues Band. All welcome. (023) 9225 4909, boarhuntblues.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. For One Night Only: Denise Black’s Loose Screw. Acoustic/folk. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk. 8pm. Kerry Ellis & Brian May Unplugged: The Born Free Tour. Admission £39.50. (023) 9264 9000.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 8.30pm-11pm. Big Brother Soul/The Flicks.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Force Four. Rock covers band. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 10pm. X Factor Friday. If your favourite X Factor finalist was voted off the show last Sunday, see them perform live tonight. Admission £5 before 11pm. (023) 9288 2244.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Matt O’Neil. Live lounge acoustic.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. The Bog Rolling Stones. Admission: £9 advance, £10 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road. 8.30pm. The Fallen Lawmen. (023) 9275 2488.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Blackout. Rock covers band. Plus support. (023) 9282 1658.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 8pm. Twelfth Night. Shakespeare’s twisted tale is presented by Propeller. Admission: £15-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HEADLEY: Village Hall. 7pm for 7.30pm-10.30pm. Play in a Day for Children In Need: The Flint Street Nativity. Those interested in getting involved in this venture, both on stage and behind the scenes, etc are welcome to attend. Organised by Headley Theatre Club.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Swan Lake. Presented by The Russian State Ballet and Opera House, accompanied by a 30-piece orchestra. Admission £27-£29. (023) 9282 8282.

SOUTHSEA: St Peter’s Theatre, Fraser Road. 7.30pm. Smike. A lively pop musical presented by the Giselle Academy. (023) 9269 9988.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7pm. Room 13. Somebody was in there. Somebody or something! A Titchfield Youth Theatre production. Admission: £6.50. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner. Presented by Pilot Theatre and York Theatre Royal. Admission: £18, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

SOUTHSEA: meet Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade. 10.30am. Seafront Walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SATURDAY, NOV 17

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. DIY Punk Night. With Tango Pirates; De Rellas; The Black Bullets; Jailbait; support from DJ Vinny Void. Admission £6. Over 18s ROAR. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 8pm. Wolf Cub Club presents ... [Not] Foo Fighters vs [Not] Qotsa, plus DJs. 11pm-2am. Wolf Cub Club. Admission free. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgwood Rooms, Albert Road. 9.30pm. Hipshaker. Featuring The Ricardos. Admission £5. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

BORDON: Phoenix Theatre and Arts Centre, Station Road. 8pm. Rob Rouse. Come and see Rob do what he does best – honest, frank, seriously funny stand-up! Admission £14, concs. (01420) 472664, phoenixarts.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, Curzon Howe Road, Portsea. 8pm. Instant Soop. With their comedy improvisation show. Admission £10, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 6pm doors for 8pm-10pm (last entry 7.45pm). Jongleurs Comedy Night. Tonight’s line up is Dominic Woodward, Joe Rowntree, Quincy and Colin Cole. Admission £15. (023) 9288 2244.

CONCERTS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. 7.30pm. Sounding Brass. Alder Valley Brass are the guests of Haslemere Town Band with a programme of music chosen to celebrate all that is good in Great Britain. (01428) 642161 for further details.

EMSWORTH: St James’ Church, Church Lane (PO9 2TU). 7.30pm. Seasonal Concert. An evening of music presented by the Emsworth Community Singers. Tickets: (01243) 389004 or 07985 606 670.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 3pm. A Chamber Music Concert. With Angela Zanders and Friends. Admission free, retiring collection.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7.30pm. Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra: Song and Dance. Programme: Bernstein Candide Overture, Copland Appalachian Spring, Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Copland Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes, Bernstein West Side Story: Symphonic Dances. With David Hill and Alexander Gavrylyuk. Admission £14-£24. Free pre-concert talk, 6.40pm. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. Midday. Portsmouth Choral Union Concert with Southern Pro Musica. Performing works by Handel, JS Bach and Ian Schofield. Admission £14 on door, concs. (023) 9282 2227.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church, Hambledon Road. 7.30pm. Cantemus Choir in concert: Music of Remembrance. Featuring works by Malcolm Archer, Tavener, Purcell, Parry, Holst and Elgar. Admission £8, in advance or on door. (023) 9246 3531, cantemushavant.moonfruit.com.

DANCING

PAULSGROVE: Community Centre, Marsden Road. 8pm-11pm. Saturday Ballroom Dance. Plus some sequence dancing. BYO, no wet bar. Admission: £4. (023) 9273 3393, 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

COSHAM: St Philip’s Church, Hawthorn Crescent, Cosham. Midday-3pm. Christmas Fayre. Meet Father Christmas, enjoy raffles, gift stalls, cakes and refreshments. Admission: 40p.

HAVANT: Havant Spiritualist Church, Brockhampton Lane. Demonstration of Transfiguration. With John Hocking. In aid of the Cuan House Wild Life Rescue. Admission £5. (023) 9226 1591.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10.30am. Storytelling Session. Every child loves a story. In this session the children become involved and join in with the actions. For four to eight year olds. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: United Reformed Church, Big Hall, Hollow Lane. 9.30am. Christmas Craft Fair. Organised by Hayling Support Group for the Rowans Hospice. (023) 9246 4683.

FARNHAM: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Reeds Road, Tilford. 10.30am-3pm. Christmas Craft Fair. Traditional and modern crafts demonstrated with original and sometimes unusual gifts for sale. The museum itself is closed but refreshments will be available. (01252) 795571 or rurallife.plus.com/rlc.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas Cathedral, High Street. Christmas Fair in Nave and Cathedral House.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Technology Department, Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street. 10am-4pm. Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors Carve-in. All welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: Holiday Inn, Pembroke Road (PO1 2TA). South Coast Ship Show. Celebrate the area’s maritime heritage with displays and traders covering maritime modelling, art, photography, memorabilia and publishing, together with information on a number of relevant maritime societies in the area. Admission: £1. (023) 8055 5366.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk. 10am-4pm, also tomorrow. Aging Disgracefully. Calling all adults over 25! Want to learn the art of making dance theatre with professionals? This is your chance to create a performance inspired by the art of demonstrating. Each day you will do a warm-up, and develop the choreography tools to create your performance. Admission £40 for both days. (023) 9264 9000.

PORTSMOUTH: Scoutlands, 20, Evelegh Road, Farlington (PO6 1DL). Christmas Fair. Raffle, games, home-made cakes, etc. Raising money to fund a charity trip to Kenya. (023) 9279 5568 or 07786 967 737.

PORTSMOUTH: St Cuthbert’s Church, Hayling Avenue. 10am-3pm. November Fair. Visit Father Christmas, buy presents, preserves and cakes. Admission 50p.

PORTSMOUTH: St James’ Church, 287, Milton Road, Milton. 10.30am-2pm. Christmas Bazaar. Bottle stall, books/toys, grand draw, refreshments, Santa’s grotto, tombola, turkey draw. Admission: adults 25p; children 10p.

PURBROOK: Deverell Hall, London Road. 10am-midday. Christmas Market. In aid of the Rowans Hospice. (023) 9225 2466.

SOUTHSEA: House of Bethany, 7, Nelson Road. 10am-4pm. Quiet Day. Conducted by Sister Joanna Elizabeth SSB. Please bring a packed lunch, drinks and tea provided. Admission: £6. Please let the Sisters know if you want to attend on 023-9283 3498 or ssb@sistersofbethany.org.uk.

SOUTHWICK: St James’ without-the-priory-gate Church, High Street (PO17 6EB). 10.30am-4pm. The Organist Entertains your Christmas Shopping. In aid of the Rowans Hospice.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 1pm-4.15pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PETERSFIELD: Physic Garden Room, off High Street. 11am-4pm. PACS Potters’ Ceramics Exhibition. Over 100 items of pottery and sculpture. Free admission.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 10am-5pm. Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Local artists showcase their latest work.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street. 9.30am-1pm. Flynns’ Art Exhibition. Featuring recent works by Maureen and Terry Flynn. 0845 6035631, flynnspaintings.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Admiral Lord Nelson School, Dundas Lane, Copnor. 10.30am-4.30pm. Portsmouth Model Railway Exhibition. Twelve working layouts, trade support, demonstrations, etc. Refreshments available. Admission £4, concs. (023) 9283 0670, shmrc.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

LISS: Triangle Centre. Anonymous (12A); 7pm doors for 7.30pm. Directed by: Roland Emmerich. Starring: Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave and David Thewliss. Admission: £5, in advance; £6 on door. (01730) 301000.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Untouchable (15); 7pm. France, 2012. Subtitled. Directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano. Starring: Francois Cluzet, Omar Sy and Anne Le Ny. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk. 7pm. Alfred Hitchcock Double Thrill! Rear Window (PG) followed by Psycho (15). A tribute to one of the greatest filmmakers of all time. (023) 9229 1346, portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

COSHAM: Cosham Social Club, Wayte Street. 9pm. Splitscreen Radio. All welcome.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Juan Martin. Flamenco guitar. Admission £14.50, concs. (01329) 223100.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. Midday-midnight. Gosport Soul Club All-Dayer. Ten DJs playing Motown, soul and Northern Soul. Catering facilities on site.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 8pm. Keith James in Concert: The Songs of Leonard Cohen. Admission £14. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, West Town. 7.45pm. A Night to Remember. With tributes to Whitney Houston and Tina Turner, presented by Julia Martin. Admission £10. (023) 9246 6363.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. Roddy Radiation and The Skabilly Rebels. Support from Offbeat Offensive and The Surfin’ Birds. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. Joe Butt.

PORTSMOUTH: Old Canal, Shirley Avenue, Milton. 8.30pm. Louise.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 7pm-11pm. Electric Eden, 7pm; Big Love Soul, 9pm.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Party Night at the RMA. rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Trevor John.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. Rufus Stone. Admission: £9 advance, £10 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Alma Arms, Highland Road, North End. 8.30pm. Reactor 1. reactor1.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. Thinker. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Kate Rusby. Folk. Admission £20, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Archive 45. Old school punk band(023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: The Rifle Club, Goldsmith Avenue. 7.30pm doors. The Racketeers. Plus DJ Rob Moore. Admission £5. (023) 9235 5245, therifleclub.com.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 3pm. Musical Madness. Presented by the Everyone Active School of Dance. Admission £8. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 8pm. Twelfth Night. Shakespeare’s twisted tale is presented by Propeller. Admission: £15-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HEADLEY: Village Hall. 6pm. Play in a Day for Children In Need: The Fleet Street Nativity. The 24 hours begin. The village hall has been booked throughout the night for rehearsals and stage work. Food and drink will be provided. Organised by Headley Theatre Club.

SOUTHSEA: St Peter’s Theatre, Fraser Road. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Smike. A lively pop musical presented by the Giselle Academy. (023) 9269 9988.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7pm. Room 13. Somebody was in there. Somebody or something! A Titchfield Youth Theatre production. Admission: £6.50. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner. Presented by Pilot Theatre and York Theatre Royal. Admission: £18, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

EAST TISTED: meet layby at the Hedge Corenr crossroads on the A32 between West Meon Hut and East Tisted (GR SU688302). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A five-and-a-half-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.35am. (01730) 269253.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 2pm. Annual General Meeting, followed by The Music Makers. David Bury, a frequent contributor to the Elgar Society Journal and a past member of the society’s council, discusses the work and its reception. Organised by the Elgar Society Southern Branch. All welcome. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SUNDAY, NOV 18

CONCERTS

CHICHESTER: Christ Church, Old Market Avenue (off South Street). 2pm doors for 2.30pm-4.30pm. Music on Sundays. Featuring The Palmeira String Quartet: Anna Ruijterman and Chris Darwin (violins), Paul Manderson (viola) and Howard Gough (cello). Visitors and new members welcome. (01243) 527425, musiconsundays.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. 4pm. Music Foundation Concert. With Brian Moles (organ). Admission free, retiring collection in aid of the St Mary’s Music Foundation which supports young people from the area in developing their musical skills.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 7pm-10pm. Country & Western Dance. With M T Allan. Organised by GCA Thorngate Dance Club. Admission £6. (023) 9251 0012.

EVENTS

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. Midday. Tandem cycle ride to Bedhampton. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. (01243) 466556, ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

HORNDEAN: Queen Elizabeth Country Park Visitor Centre, Gravel Hill. 10am-3pm. Crafts in the Park. Featuring a mix of art, crafts and home produce. (023) 9259 5040, hants.gov.uk/countryside/qecp.htm.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 11am-4pm. Vintage Fair and Christmas Crafts/Gifts. Featuring local crafters. Admission by donation to Hounds for Heroes, 07970 358 208. (023) 9261 7890.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 10am-1.30pm. Petersfield Community Association’s Winter Market. Crafts, produce, paintings and prints, toys, hand made jewellery, textiles and so much more. (01730) 262081.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 10am-3pm. Scrapbook Getaways Christmas Craft Fair. Cards, gifts, art work, jewellery, scrapbook items, book a getaway, win prizes and lots more! Admission 50p. 11am-3pm. Portsmouth Bay Show. Featuring Tops Day Nursuries and Mothercare, lots of taster demonstrations and exclusive deals! Free to enter competitions and there will be Peppa Pig floating around! Fun for the whole family. Admission free. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Palmerston Road. 10am-2pm. Hampshire Farmers’ Market. Enjoy the taste of local food.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 1pm-4.15pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

PETERSFIELD: Physic Garden Room, off High Street. 10am-4pm. PACS Potters’ Ceramics Exhibition. Over 100 items of pottery and sculpture. Free admission.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 10am-5pm. Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Local artists showcase their latest work.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. Andy Fairweather Low. Blues, country, pop and soul. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 7.30pm doors.Fragile. Admission: £10 advance, £12 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road. 8pm. Helene! Sunday chillax session. (023) 9275 2488.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 6pm. Ugly Auntie. The party band. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Lawrence Arms, Lawrence Road. 7pm. Arrows Karaoke.

SOUTHSEA: Marmion Tavern, Marmion Road. 5pm-8pm. Ricky Zalez.

SOUTHSEA: Rosie’s Vineyard, 87, Elm Grove. 8.30pm-11pm. Live Jazz. Featuring: the Milton James Hot Four. (023) 9275 5944.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 8pm. Hindsights. Plus Godard, Noyo Mathis, and Like Home. Admission £3. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Sonic Boom Six. Plus Imperial Leisure, Zegema Beach and The Barebackers. Admission £8. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 4.30pm. Stara of Tomorrow: Stageskool. Presented by Bekims Stage Skool. Admission £12, concs. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

HEADLEY: Village Hall. 6pm. Play in a Day for Children In Need: The Fleet Street Nativity. The perforamnce: for a paying audience. Come and support us! Organised by Headley Theatre Club.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 2pm. Fagin’s Last Hour. Told from the point of view of Fagin the Miser. Adapted and performed by James Hyland. Admission £8. 7.30pm. A Christmas Carol. As told by Jacob Marley (Deceased). Adapted and performed by James Hyland. Admission £8. Joint ticket £10. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 7.30pm. Frisky and Mannish: Extra-Curricular Activities. The have done the world tour, now they are in Winchester with their bestest bits. Admission: £15. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

 
 
 

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