What’s On for Friday August 3, 2012

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

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3

CLUBBING

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 10pm. Thunderdome. (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: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 6pm doors for 8pm-10pm (last entry 7.45pm). Jongleurs Comedy Night. Featuring: Windsor, Dane Baptiste, Kate Lucas and Exiene. Admission £15. (023) 9288 2244.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Wedge Comedy Club. Featuring Gary Delaney, Raymond & Mr Timpkins Revue and Russ Powell. Compére Dinga. Followed by It’s A Sin till late. Admission: £8 (£6 NUS). (023) 9286 3911.

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 2pm. Royal Marines School of Music in concert. A concert with something for everyone. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

DANCING

FAREHAM: 24/7 Fitness, Downend Road (PO16 8TS). 8.15pm-10.15pm. Social Dancing. Latin, ballroom and sequence dances. Admission £5. 07818 403 290, dizzyfeet.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom and sequence with music provided by Brenda &W Sounds. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9242 5331.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road. 10am-5pm. Victorian Fort Nelson. Themed activities for all the family. Also The World at Fort Nelson. Discover how many countries are represented in our collection. (01329) 233734.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6pm-9.20pm. Reiki Therapy, Metamorphic Technique and Indian Head Massage. Drop-in therapy session, no appointment necessary. Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it. Admission: £5-£8.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10.30am. Gallery Tour: A Tale of One City. Gain further insight into the exhibition with the museum’s specialist staff. Admission: £3, concs. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

SOUTH HARTING: British Legion Hall, Church Lane. 11am-midday. Harting Village Market. Local produce and craft stalls. Home baking, cards, knitwear, jewellery, woodwork, homewares, gifts and more.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by local artists Anahid, Terry Devaney and Pat Hoper. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 2.30pm-4.30pm. Emsworth People Through Seven Decades. A thorough and fascinating picture of Emsworth, its people, businesses and buildings in the 19th century. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road (PO12 1NS). 10am-4pm. Marine Art Paintings. New works by Gosport artist Colin M Baxter. (023) 92523463.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.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. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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. Top Cat: The Movie 2D (U); 3pm. Directed by Alberto Mar. Featuring the voices of Jason Harris, Chris Edgerly and Bill Lobely. Prometheus 2D (15); 8pm. Directed by Ridley Scott. Starring: Noomi Rapace, Charlize Theron and Patrick Wilson. (01428) 642161 for further details.

GIGS

GOSPORT: The Vine, 64, Stoke Road (PO12 1PA) 9pm. Third Force Four. Covers band. (023) 9250 4547.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. The Strangers.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 8pm-11pm. Cortez, 8pm; Legend (Double Juice), 9pm.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Polarity. rmatavern.co.uk.

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

SOUTHSEA: Rosie’s Vineyard, 87, Elm Grove. 8am-midday. Live Jazz. Featuring: the Milton James Hot Four. (023) 9275 5944.

SOUTHSEA: The Cabman’s Rest, 1, Plymouth Street (PO5 4HW). 8pm-11pm. The Rev.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Spike’s Classic Vinyl Rock Roadshow. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: The Rifle Club, Goldsmith Avenue. 7.30pm. The Senators. Admission £2 on door. (023) 9235 5245, therifleclub.com.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.15pm, 7.30pm. Heartbreak House. By George Bernard Shaw. Starring Derek Jacobi. Admission: £15-£36. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.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, AUGUST 4

CLUBBING

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 10pm. Funkt*If*Ino. Admission £5. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 6pm doors for 8pm-10pm (last entry 7.45pm). Jongleurs Comedy Night. Featuring: Windsor, Dane Baptiste, Kate Lucas and Exiene. Admission £15. (023) 9288 2244.

EVENTS

DROXFORD: The Hurdles, Brockbridge. 2pm-5pm. Table Top Sale and Raffle. In aid of KIDS Fareham our local charity for disabled children, young adults and their families. (01329) 312312.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Community Centre, Church Path. 10am-1pm. Emsworth Crafts. A group of designer/makers living in Hampshire and West Sussex offer a wide variety of goods for sale. Refreshments available. emsworthcrafts.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road. 10am-5pm. Victorian Fort Nelson. Themed activities for all the family. Also The World at Fort Nelson. Discover how many countries are represented in our collection. (01329) 233734.

FAREHAM: Wallington Village Hall, Broadcut. 2pm-4.20pm. Wallington Horticultural and Craft Show. Exhibits include: flowers, fruit and vegetables, cookery, needlework, art, photography, and children’s exhibits. All welcome. Admission 30p.

FAREHAM: West Street pedestrianised precinct. 9am-2pm. Farmers’ Market. Sample before you buy from the people who actually produce, and taste the difference in quality whilst supporting your local farming and rural community. Livestock Display, including learn how to milk Maisie the Cow. Music entertainment by Rebecca Newman.

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 9am-4pm. Maltings’ Monthly Market. Around 200 stalls to browse. Admission 50p. (01252) 745444.

GOSPORT: meet Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower Coffee Shop, Priddys Hard. 1pm. New Ramparts Tour. A tour of the Ramparts with local historian Terry Hinkley. Not suitable for under-12s. Sensible footwear must be worn.

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. 9.15am. Cycle ride to Trotton and Petworth. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

HORNDEAN: Butser Ancient Farm (Chalton/ Clanfield turnoff on A3). 10am-5pm. Food Weekend. We celebrate the abundance of the Earth and the start of the harvest. Demonstrations of food and cooking throughout the weekend. (023) 9259 8838, or butserancientfarm.co.uk.

PORT SOLENT: meet Playground. 11am-4pm. Port Solent Kidz Club: Bob Jobbins’ Crafty Workshop. Bob will help everyone to create some amazing murals which capture the spirit of the seaside. (023) 9221 0606, portsolent.com for further details.

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House, High Street. 10.30am-5.15pm. Gilbert’s Games and Country Fair. As well as a wide selection of 18th century games and activities, visitors will be able to wander round the fair and enjoy local craftspeople demonstrating their ancient rural skills and selling their wares. Admission £8.50. (01420) 511275, gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 1pm-5pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by local artists Anahid, Terry Devaney and Pat Hoper. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 10.30am-4.30pm. Emsworth People Through Seven Decades. A thorough and fascinating picture of Emsworth, its people, businesses and buildings in the 19th century. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road (PO12 1NS). 10am-4pm. Marine Art Paintings. New works by Gosport artist Colin M Baxter. (023) 92523463.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.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. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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

GOSPORT: The Vine, 64, Stoke Road (PO12 1PA) 9pm. 500 Degrees (DJ). (023) 9250 4547.

PORTSMOUTH: Brewers Arms, Milton Road. 8.30pm. Stolen.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm. Kojak’s Revenge. The ultimate party band! Admission: £6 in advance, £7 on door. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Froddington, Fratton Road. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes.

PORTSMOUTH: Old Canal, Shirley Avenue, Milton. 8.30pm. Steve Williams.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 7pm-11pm. Silhouettes, 7pm; Miacca, 8pm; Offbeat Offensive, 9pm.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Planet Graffiti. Rocky blues band. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Surrey Arms, 1-3, Surrey Street (PO1 1JT). 9pm. Karaoke with PJ. (023) 9282 7120.

PORTSMOUTH: The Tap, London Road, North End. 8.30pm. Reactor 1. reactor1.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Matt O’Neil. Acoustic.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. Whole Lotta Led. Admission: £10 advance, £12 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Monster. Rock band. (023) 9282 1658.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.15pm, 7.30pm. Kiss Me Kate. Music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Sam and Bella Spewack. Director Trevor Nunn. Choreographer Stephen Mear. Admission: £15-£40. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PETERSFIELD: meet Beckham Lane car park (GR SU740237). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A five-mile walk. All welcome. (01730) 269253.

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