Days Out

Days Out

Henry VIII themed events over half-term in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

FAMILIES can enjoy a range of activities based around one of Britain’s most historic figures this half-term.

Sandi Toksvig's hilarious new comedy, Silver Lining, is at New Theatre Royal until Saturday

What’s On from Friday, February 17 to Thursday, Feburary 23

What’s on for the week ahead


Club Scene with Sam Cherry

While many have probably spent most of their money pleasing the other half this week for Valentines Day, there are plenty of events going on for those who are single and for those couples who’d rather party instead.

Gigs and Music
Pie & Vinyl

Five of the best vegetarian and vegan eateries in Portsmouth and Southsea

Looking for vegetarian and vegan food in Portsmouth and Southsea? Here are five top places to try.

Eating Out
The Crown Inn, The Square, Bishop's Waltham

THE DISH DETECTIVE: The Crown, Bishop’s Waltham

In general, the Dish Detective is a big fan of breweries, mainly because they make beer. It’s a noble calling, and one we hope continues for the foreseeable future.

Food and Drink
From left, Cheryl Williams, Gareth Clarke, Christian Mascia and Jamie Digney at the launch night of Casa Sarda 

Picture:  Malcolm Wells (170214-7135)

Portsmouth Pizza House’s recipes live on through son

IT was a family restaurant adored by food lovers across Portsmouth.

Portsmouth 1

Club Scene with Sam Cherry

Festival announcements have been picking up this month – including Victorious Festival announcing a plethora of acts including Jake Bugg, and Franz Ferdinand! I was most excited to hear Slaves are making an appearance!

Gigs and Music
Keep an eye out for mini magicians and wonderful wizards across Havant as The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre celebrates its annual Family Festival from Saturday. Picture: David Tett.

What’s On from Friday, Feburary 10 to Thursday, February 16

What’s On for the week ahead

Days Out
Food on offer at The Real Eating Company in East Street, Chichester

FOOD REVIEW: The Real Eating Company, East Street, Chichester

It’s a busy Saturday and we’re in a rush. But then so - it appears - are the thousands of other shoppers in Chichester city centre.

Trevor Slydell (left) with Brian Smith, who is taking over as chairman of the HIBC

Challenge to double crowdfunding efforts

THE bid to save Crimea Barn in Clanfield has been given a welcome boost from a district councillor.

Jam and bowler food review rep bf

Picture: Ben Fishwick

FOOD REVIEW: Jam & Bowler in Southsea

Most people don’t get a chance to sit down and enjoy a proper first meal in the morning.

Magician and star of Britain's Got Talent, Jamie Raven, is bringing his live show to Ferneham Hall, Fareham, on Saturday

What’s On from Friday, February 3 to Thursday, February 9

What’s on for the week ahead

Southsea Coffee Co in Osborne Road

Five of the best breakfasts in Southsea

Friendly and affordable, you can enjoy a tasty breakfast here at any time of the day, whether you’re an early bird or a late riser. The classic eggs Benedict on a toasted muffin with smoked salmon or bacon is popular, as is Churchill’s famous eggy bread.

Food and Drink 5
The Vine, Hambledon

FOOD REVIEW: The Vine, Hambledon

It came as a bit of a surprise on arrival at The Vine to be directed to a table covered with banners and balloons declaring ‘Happy Birthday!’

Food and Drink
The House of Burlesque, hosted by Joe Black (above), will open its doors at Kings Theatre, Southsea on Saturday

What’s On from Friday, January 27 to Thursday, February 2

What’s on for the week ahead

Days Out 3
Farmer Butcher Chef

REVIEW: Farmer Butcher Chef, Goodwood

A great restaurant – or cafe, bistro or even chippy – is one in which everything just feels right.

Food and Drink
The Ministry of Books - Miniatures is currently in residence at Aspex, Gunwharf Quays

What’s On from Friday, January 20 to Thursday, January 26

What’s on for the week ahead

Days Out

Pompey fans made aware of safe drinking in Fratton Park scheme

POMPEY fans have thrown their weight behind a scheme to tackle excessive drinking.


CLUB SCENE with Sam Cherry

This week looks to be a busy one with a decent variation of events for Portsmouth! Plenty of hip-hop to boot, too – a bonus for those following the expanding Portsmouth scene.

Lee Memphis King - Europe's most successful Elvis Presley impersonato - will perform in One Night of Elvis at The Kings Theatre, Southsea on Sunday

What’s On from Friday, January 13 to Thursday, January 19

What’s on for the week ahead

Load more