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Today

BOOKS
SOUTHSEA: Southsea Library, 19-21 Palmerston Road. 7pm. Rudyard Kipling – Child of the Wild. Many of Kipling’s works contain themes that echo his childhood growing up in Portsmouth. In his autobiography Something of Myself, he recalls the brutality of it, separated from his parents. This series of readings of different works by Kipling explores the connections between his life in Portsmouth, and how perhaps by facing childhood adversity, he became a writer of global importance. Free, please book a place. Visit portsmouthbookfest.co.uk.
DANCING
PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm- 4pm. Tea dance. Ballroom and sequence. Music from Brenda & W Sounds. Admission £3. Call Brenda on (023) 9242 5331.
EVENTS
FAREHAM: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove, PO16 9AD. 11.15am-12.30pm. Table tennis. Every Friday.

STUBBINGTON: The Baptist Church, Jay Close, PO14 3TA. 1.45pm. Receive children, receive me. Women’s World Day of Prayer Service. Admission free. All are welcome. Refreshments served after the service.
EXHIBITIONS
COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Exhibition by the Havelock Painting Group. Free. Call (023) 9238 7284. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat 12pm-3.30pm. Weekend opening is according to availability of volunteers.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Creating Untitled: Silver Awards. An exhibition of work by members of the gallery’s young people’s group (13–18 years). Visit pallant.org.uk.Tues, Weds, Fri and Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Interventions. Fine Art students from Northbrook College have created a series of imaginative site-specific artworks in locations within the historic town house of Pallant House Gallery. A booklet available at reception will guide visitors through the house and help them find the works of art in unexpected places. Visit pallant.org.uk. Tues, Weds, Fri and Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm.

HAVANT: Nineveh, 11 The Pallant. 10am-3pm. A Sense of Space and Place. An exhibition about memories, exploring the way people visualise the places and events they have experienced. Call 07528 130021. Thurs–Fri 10am-3pm, Sat 10am-2pm.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 9am-5pm. The Portsmouth Music Experience Exhibition. Music in Portsmouth since the 1950s: ‘Rock Shots, 50 years of Music Photography in Portsmouth’ – images from 12 local photographers and, ‘From Landport to Live Aid’ – local musician Spike Edney’s journey from Portsmouth to becoming the ‘5th member of Queen’ Free admission. Call (023) 9387 0200. Mon–Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-2pm.

PORTSMOUTH: Jack House Gallery, 121 High Street, PO1 2HW. 11am-1pm & 2pm-6pm. Dockies. Inspired by Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Call (023) 9229 7053. Fri–Sat 11am-1pm and 2pm-6pm,.
FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.45pm. How To Change The World (12A). In 1971 a group of friends sailed into a nuclear test zone and protested, capturing the world. Using never before seen footage this is the story of the pioneers who founded Greenpeace and who defined the modern green movement. £6.50, £5.85 concessions. Visit thespring.co.uk.

GIGS
HAVANT: The Curlew, Petersfield Road, PO9 2HU. 9pm. Soul Flame.

SOUTHSEA: Rosies Vineyard, 87 Elm Grove, PO5 1JF. 8.30pm-11pm. Milton James Hot Four. Traditional jazz band. Admission free. For eating, pre-booking is essential. Call (023) 9275 5944.
MARKETS

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9am-12pm. Stubbington Country Market.

STAGE
PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD. 7.30pm. Ruddygore Or, The Witch’s Curse! Call (023) 9264 9000. 
WALKS & TALKS
SOUTHSEA: Meet at the Pyramids Centre. 10.30am. Seafront walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.

Tomorrow

BOOKS
SOUTHSEA: Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 10am-4pm. CSI Portsmouth 2016 – where crime fiction meets crime fact. Join crime authors Diana Bretherick, Elly Griffiths, J.S Law, Pauline Rowson, William Sutton and experts. 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm. £15. Visit portsmouthbookfest.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Library, 19-21 Palmerston Road. 12pm-3pm. Lynne Stretch. Go along and meet the author – no ticket required. Lynn (writing name Alyson Young) will be selling copies of her recently completed novel Miskin Girl. Visit portsmouthbookfest.co.uk.

COFFEE

HAYLING ISLAND: United Reformed Church Hall, Hollow Lane. 10am-12pm. Coffee morning and table top sale. In aid of the Stubbington Ark Animal Shelter. Coffee and buns/bacon butties. With

household paraphernalia, books, homemade craft items, marmalade, jams and cakes. Well-behaved dogs are welcome.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the many animals at The Stubbington Ark.

HAVANT: St Faith’s Church, West Street. 10am-12pm. Coffee morning. Plus gift sale. With bargains for Mother’s Day. All welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: St Faith’s Church, Craswell Street. 10am. Coffee morning. Coffee, chat, cakes and a chance to raise money for the Bishop’s Lent Appeal. 
CONCERTS
FAREHAM : St Peter and St Paul Church, Osborn Road, PO16 7DR. 7.30pm. Hampshire Police Male Voice Choir concert. Tickets £10, £8 concessions (children free). Call 01329 665170.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, PO1 5PA. 7.30pm. Rossini Petit Messe Solenelle. Portsmouth Choral Union Concert. Conductor: David Gostick. Tickets £17, available on the door or by calling (023) 9282 2227. 
EVENTS
DRAYTON: St Andrew’s Church Hall, PO6 1AA. 8am-11am. 50 Acres Womens Institute jumble sale.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Sports and Social Club, 43 Havant Road, PO10 7JF. 8pm. Charity night. In aid of Rowans and St. Wilfreds. Tickets £2.50 in advance from the bar.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. 10.30am-3pm. Around the World with Fairtrade. See page 8.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Lane. 12pm-4pm. Spring Orchid Show. Wessex Orchid Society. Specialist nurseries selliing plants and sundries. With potting demonstrations, tehcnical advice, opportunity to bring in sick plants, refreshments and a tombola. Free parking. £2. Children free. Call 01329 285160.

PORTSMOUTH: Dickens Birthplace Museum, 393 Old Commercial Road, PO1 4QL. 10am-5pm. To celebrate Portsmouth BookFest the museum will have a free opening day.

PORTSMOUTH: Technology Dept., Portsmouth Grammar School, PO1 2LN. 10am-3pm. Carve-in. Members carve their own projects but people who are interested can go along to see.

SOUTHSEA: The Lifehouse, Harold Road. 12pm-4pm. Bargain charity jumble sale. Organised by The Lifehouse. Hot drink and a bacon roll £1.

STUBBINGTON: Catholic Church Hall, Bells Lane. 10am. Seafarers Sailing Club jumble sale. Jumble, clothes, bric-a-brac, books, toys and more. Tea/coffee available. Admission 50p.
EXHIBITIONS.

GOSPORT: Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Bi-annual Open Art Exhibition. Displaying the best submissions from Hampshire’s artists. Call (023) 9250 3280.

See ‘Today’ for details of other exhibitions and their running times.

MARKETS

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, PO14 2PP. 10.30am-2pm. Art, craft and gift market. By Fromthe Craftbox. 
STAGE
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. A black comedy by Graham Linehan. Call (023) 9246 6363.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD. 2.30pm & 7.30pm. Ruddygore Or, The Witch’s Curse! See ‘Today’ for full details.

WALKS & TALKS
HILSEA: Meet at the Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido. 10.30am. Walk along the foreshore footpath to the Mountbatten Centre and back. Flat and paved route. Call (023) 9268 8390.
WORKSHOPS
PORTSMOUTH: The Makers’ Merchant, 1 Cornwall Road. 10.30am-12.30pm. Ceramics with wool, earth and fire. £25. Visit makersmerchant.com.

sunday

DANCING
GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Road. 7pm-10pm. 50/50 dance. Admission £4.50.
EVENTS
PORTSMOUTH: St Faith’s Church, Landport, 9.30am, St Wilfred’s Church, George Street, 9.30am and St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road, 10am. Mother’s Day service. A thanks for all who love and care for everyone. The service will include a distrubtion of flowers for those who care for people. 
EXHIBITIONS
See ‘Today’ for details of exhibitions and their running times.

GIGS
EMSWORTH: The Lord Raglan, 35 Queens Street, PO10 7BJ. 9pm. Tangerine Tantrum. 
STAGE
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. A black comedy by Graham Linehan. Call (023) 9246 6363.

monday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: St Swithun’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 6pm-8.30pm. Martial arts. Tai Chi 6-7pm and Kung Fu 7-8.30pm. First lesson free. Call 078130 06569.
DANCING
GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea dance. Admission £2.50 including tea and biscuits.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 6.30pm-7.30pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4. Call 07979 800299.
EVENTS
COPNOR: North End Baptist Church, Powerscourt Road. 10am-12pm. Copnor Coffee Club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. Call (023) 9268 8705.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Road. 2pm-4pm. Craft Group. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. Call (023) 9268 8705.

COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Road, PO8 8DB. 1.30pm-3.30pm. Crafty Needles Club. Bring your own craft work and join in with making a project. All welcome. £2.50. Tea cakes provided. Call (023) 9261 5916.

PETERSFIELD: The JCPF Phoenix Centre Healing Clinic, Winton House, High Street, GU32 3JL. 10.30am-12.30pm. Spiritual Healing Clinic. No appointment

necessary. Free, donations are gratefully received. Call 07756 852918.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. Spiritual Healing Clinic. No appointment necessary. Morning Clinic times are from 10.30am–12.45pm and evening times are 4pm-7pm. Free, donations are gratefully received. Call 07756 852918.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Library, 19-21 Palmerston Road. 2pm-4pm. Relax with Colouring. For adults. Drop-in, all materials are provided.
EXHIBITIONS
GOSPORT: Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Bi-annual Open Art Exhibition. See ‘Tomorrow’ for full details.

See ‘Today’ for details of exhibitions and their running times.
STAGE
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. A black comedy by Graham Linehan. Call (023) 9246 6363.

WALKS & TALKS
FRATTON: Meet at The Bridge Centre, Fratton, 10.30am. Victoria Park walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake, Memorial where the buses terminate. 1pm. Short Canoe Lake walk. Slow short walk of 30 minutes. Call (023) 9268 8390.

Tuesday

CONCERTS
COSHAM: Cosham Baptist Church, Havant Road. 7.15pm. Cosham Keyboard and Music Club concert. Steve Hubble will be playing for easy listening music for all to enjoy. Non-members £5, all welcome. Call (023) 9237 6313 for more information.
DANCING
FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Annes Grove, PO14 1JJ. 7.30pm-8.30pm. Ballroom and Latin beginners’ dance class. Tickets £6. Call 07505 191596 or visit dancerevival.co.uk for more information.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Lee Community Centre, 51 Twyford Drive, PO13 8JU. 9.30am-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit and healthy, go along to Dancin’ Fit to make 2016 your year. £4. Call 07979 800299.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea dance. Admission £2 including tea and biscuits.
EVENTS
FAREHAM: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove, PO16 9AD. 1pm-3pm. Variety club. Every Tuesday.

HAVANT: Saint Faiths Church Hall, The Pallant, PO9 1PP. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir. Seeking new members. Go along and sit in one of the rehearsal evenings. Call McAndrew on 023) 9222 1531 or 07736 877506.

or visit smvc.co.uk.

HAVANT: Avenue Lawn Tennis and Squash Club, PO9 2RS. 7pm. Bridge Players Wanted. Bridge club needing new members. Meet every Tuesday evening. Beginners are welcome, but some knowledge and experience of bridge is necessary. No need to bring a partner. Call Angela and Nigel Peake on 01243 372718.

HAVANT: Staunton Park Genealogy Group, Lower Ground Floor, St Francis Church, Riders Lane, Leigh Park, PO9 4QT. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Group meeting. New members welcome. For more information visit thestauntoninfo.org.

HILSEA: Howard Road Community Centre, Howard Road, off of Northern Parade. 10.30am-12.30pm. Hilsea Social Group. A chance to meet new people. Group for those aged 50 and over. Call Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Methodist Church Hall, High Street. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Harbour View in Acrylics. Demonstration by Wendy Saunders. Presented by Lee-on-the-Solent Art Group. Admission £3, visitors welcome. Call (023) 9255 0581 or visit lee-on-the-solent-artgroup.yolasite.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: The Hub, Tysley Road, Somerstown. 10am-12pm. Pompey Kurlers. A chance to meet new people. Group for those aged 50 and over. Call Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705.

SOUTHSEA: The White Horse Pub, Southsea Terrace. 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. A chance to meet new people. Group for those aged 50 and over. Call Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705.
EXHIBITIONS
See ‘Today’ for details of exhibitions and their running times.

GARDENS

CLANFIELD: Petersgate School, Green Lane, PO8 0JU. 7.30pm. Clanfield Gardening Club. Gardeners and growers available to give you advice. Call (023) 9264 9042. 
STAGE
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. A black comedy by Graham Linehan. Call (023) 9246 6363.

WALKS & TALKS
PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw foreshore walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime walk. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: St. Swithun’s Church Hall, Waverley Road. 2pm-4pm. I hope this is the best story I have written. Birthplace Branch of the Dickens Fellowship meeting and talk. Dr Tony Williams will talk about the group’s book of the year, A Tale of Two Cities. £1 for non-members. Call (023) 9266 4205.

wednesday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: St Luke’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 7.30pm-9pm. Martial arts. Kung fu. First lesson is free. Call 07813 006569.
DANCING
FAREHAM: Sarisbury Green Community Centre, The Green, SO31 7AA. 8pm-10pm. 50/50 ballroom and sequence dancing. Singles welcome. No experience necessary. Ample parking. Bar available. Admission £2.50, includes tea and biscuits. Call 01489 573114.

SOUTHSEA: The Royal Beach Hotel. 1pm-4pm. Social dancing. Admission £4.50. Call (023) 9273 1281.
STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 7pm-8pm. Dancin’ Fit. If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit and healthy, go along to Dancin’ Fit to make 2016 your year. £4. Call 07979 800299.
EVENTS
COSHAM: Cosham Conservative Social Club, 11 Spur Road. 7.30pm. Beetle. 55 Club meeting. Membership to the 55 Club is open to anyone aged 55 or over. If you’d like to spend your Wednesday evenings socialising with a group of people, go along. Drinks can be purchased at the bar. New members are welcome.

FAREHAM: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove, PO16 9AD. 2pm-4pm. Whist (cards). Every Wednesday.

FRATTON: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10am-12pm. Arts and crafts. A friendly group sharing ideas. £3 per session. Just turn up. Call (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton road. 12pm. Mass and charity lunch. A chance to enjoy a light lunch. The money raised will be used to support the Bishop’s Lent Appeal.

SOUTHSEA: Church of the Holy Spirit, Fawcett Road. 2pm-4pm. The Natterjacks. A group for those aged 50 and over wanting to meet new people. Call Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705.
EXHIBITIONS
See ‘Today’ for details of exhibitions and their running times.

GIGS
HAMBLEDON: The Youth Hut (adjacent to Village Hall), PO7 4RW. 8.30pm. Andy Turner and Mat Green. Hambledon Folk Club. Tickets £10 (£8 members, £5 under 18s/students). Call (023) 9263 2719.
STAGE
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. A black comedy by Graham Linehan. Call (023) 9246 6363.

WALKS & TALKS
DRAYTON: Church of the Resurrection Hall, PO6 2AW. 7.45pm. East Solent Nature Reserves. The Friends of Portsdown Hill present Rob Skinner from the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust who will talk about the Trust’s reserves in the area. Admission £2 including refreshments. Call (023) 9232 5570 or visit portsdown.hampshire.org.uk for more information.

DRAYTON: Church of the Resurrection Hall, Brecon Avenue, PO6 2AP. 2pm-4pm. Care and Fellowship Group. This month the group welcomes Brian Kidd, gardener. Admission £1, includes tea, biscuits and a raffle ticket.

GOSPORT: The Scout Hut, Clayhall Road, Alverstoke. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Don’t believe everything you have been told. A talk by Jane Fox. Hampshire Genealogical Society, Gosport Group. All welcome. Free for the first three visits. Call Marilyn on (023) 9258 5194.

HAVANT: Bedhampton Social Centre Hall, 21 Bedhampton Road, PO9 3ES. 7.30pm. Everyday Mindfulness. South East Hants Tinnitus Support Group meeting. With guest/speaker Colin Eveleigh. Admission charge, optional refreshments. Free parking.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Castle. 2pm. Walk. Meet in the main castle car park. Suitable for beginners. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond, long walk to Milton foreshore. Ideal for buggies or wheelchairs New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am.

Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden, suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9268 8390.
WORKSHOPS
PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-12pm. Mini makers. A world of colour and creativity for those aged five and below. £3 per child. Turn up.

Thursday

DANCING
DRAYTON: The Drayton Centre, Havant Road, PO6 1PA. 1.45pm-4.15pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom, latin and sequence. Admission £3.50, includes tea and biscuits. New people welcome. Call 07989 124089.

GOSPORT: Alverbank Hotel, Alverstoke. 8pm-11pm. Salsa Class. Beginners’ and improvers’ lessons. Fun and entertainment with Salsa Synergy UK. £6. Call 07979 800299.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9.30am-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4. Call 07979 800299.
WATERLOOVILLE: St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Padnell Road, PO8 8DZ. 7pm-8pm & 8pm-9pm. Ballroom and Latin beginners’ dance class. Tickets £6. Call 07505 191596.
EVENTS
COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch Club. A fresh homemade lunch and dessert, followed by entertainment afterwards. Admission £3.95. Call (023) 9261 7890.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Road, PO6 3EB. 2pm-4pm. Relax with Colouring. For adults. Beat stress and aid relaxation. Drop-in, all materials are provided. Call (023) 9268 8259.

FRATTON: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10.30am-11.30am. New age kurling. A fun and competitive game, which can be played by all. £3. Just turn up. Call (023) 9278 0500 for more details.

FRATTON: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 2pm-4pm. Friendship club. A different activity each week – bingo, quizes, speakers, seated exercises or singing. £3. Just turn up. Call (023) 9278 0500.

SOUTHSEA: St. James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singercise. Seated fun activity session to music for older and disabled people to help improve fitness. Tea and chat after. Admission £2.50. Call 07754 528814.

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Road. 10am-12pm. Chat and tea club. A group for those aged 50 and over wanting to meet new people. Call (023) 9268 8705.
EXHIBITIONS
GOSPORT: Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Bi-annual Open Art Exhibition. See ‘Tomorrow’ for full details.

See ‘Today’ for details of other exhibitions and their running times.

GIGS
PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. 7pm. Play @ The RMA. Hosted by Nick Courtney. Call (023) 9282 0896.
MARKETS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Baptist Church Hall, North Street, PO10 7BY. 10am-11.30pm. Emsworth Country Market.

STAGE
GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. 7.30pm. Don’t go into the Cellar! When Bram Stoker’s widow welcomes lawyer Mr. Leech into her home, there begins a tale of the most feared vampire of all time. Tickets £5. Call (023) 9252 3463.
HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, PO11 0EH. 7.30pm. The Ladykillers. See ‘Today’ for full details.

WALKS & TALKS
COSHAM: Cosham Baptist Church, 48 Havant Road, PO6 2QZ. 2pm-4pm. Food for thought (and bones). Osteoporosis

Support Group meeting. Visit nos.org.uk/portsmouth for more information.

FAREHAM: Holy Trinity Church Hall, West Street, PO16 0EL. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Bats – superheroes of the night. Fareham Local Wildlife Trust Group Meeting. Local bat expert Nik Knight will talk about the species to be found locally and the work of the Hampshire Bat Group. £3 entry, includes refreshments.

HILSEA: Meet in Scott Road car park, off Military Road by The News Centre. 10.30am. Hilsea Lines walk. Uneven footpaths take you around ‘Foxes Forest’ where there is an abundance of wildlife. Call (023) 9268 8390.
HILSEA: Alexandra Park, Mountbatten Centre entrance. 6.30pm. Walk. The flat, paved circular route follows the shore line along the pedestrian footpath up to Hilsea Lido and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Call (023) 9284 1762.
WORKSHOPS
CHICHESTER: Christ Church, PO19 1SW. 7.30pm. Local action for global change. A UN Association Chichester District workshop for young people and adults. Admission free. Visit unachichester.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. Every Thursday morning. Monkey Music. Educational pre-school music sessions. Music is introduced to children in a way they can enjoy and understand it. Book your free session by calling (023) 9400 0226.