What’s on for Friday, July 10, 2015 to Thursday, July 16, 2015

Join the Royal Navy Theatre Association at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard as members present Shakespeare's Macbeth on Wednesday night.

Join the Royal Navy Theatre Association at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard as members present Shakespeare's Macbeth on Wednesday night.

A concert at the bandstand in Southsea

Picture: Joseph Sheridan

Popular Southsea bandstand music events ‘safe’ after email blunder

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FRIDAY

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: Grosvenor Casino, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3TZ. 9.30pm. The Blow Monkeys. Live music from the ’80s band, with support from Keith George’s Boy George tribute, The Boy George Experience. Tickets £20, show and dine £35. Contact (023) 9277 7030.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Street, Portsea, PO1 3BS. 7.30pm. The Wall Of Floyd. A nine piece Pink Floyd tribute band. Adult tickets £18, £16 for friends of The Groundlings. Contact (023) 9273 7370 or visit groundlings.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Jackson Live In Concert starring Ben. Ben is joined on the stage by his band and dancers who work their way through all of Michael Jackson’s hits. Tickets £16.50-£19.50. Visit kingsportsmouth.co.uk or call (023) 9282 8282 for more information.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. 7pm-9pm.Vintage evening. Visit the museum out of hours. In honour of Fareham’s Vintage Fair, this museum late event has a retro theme with 1940s-1970s clothes and accessories on display, dressing up, games, drinks and vintage nibbles. Admission £5, includes first drink and nibbles. Book in advance at the museum or on 01329 822063.

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road, PO1 5AA. 11am-2pm. Cake decorating class – piping. Learn the techniques and skills to get piping. Admission £20, booking essential. Contact (023) 9282 2026 or visit makesouthsea.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Paulsgrove Healthy Living Centre, Allaway Avenue. 2pm-4pm. Paulsgrove Friendship Club. Tea, cake and great conversation. Admission £2. Contact (023) 9268 8705 for more details.

PORTSMOUTH: Beddow Library, Milton Road. 10.30am-12.30pm. Milton Social Group.

PORTSMOUTH: Broad Street, PO1 2JE. 4pm-8pm. Southsea night markets. A variety of stalls each week, selling everything from illustrations and prints, knitted and crocheted items, jewellery and accessories and hand-thrown pottery and ceramics.

SOUTHSEA: The Omega Centre, PO5 4LP. 11.30am-3pm. Clay Station session. Four hour session in the ceramic studio. Membership fee £50, £30 concessions plus £9.50 per session, £7 concessions. Contact 07582 271420 or email clay.station@mail.com for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Glasshouse, Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 5pm-10pm. Friday nights on the terrace. Situated outside the Glasshouse, Friday nights on the terrace will run weekly as part of the new summer schedule on offer at Portsmouth Pyramids. Including BBQ food, licensed bar and music. Seated area available. The event will run weather permitting. Admission free, pre-booking not required. Over 18s only. Visit pyramids.co.uk or call (023) 9279 9977 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3PA. 6pm-late. Champagne bar. An evening of Champagne, prosecco, live bands, DJs, draught lager and grazing plates. Admission free, booking advised. Prosecco table, which includes a bottle of prosecco and glasses for four is £25 and a Champagne table, which includes a bottle of Champagne and glasses for four is £50. Contact 07833 015457 for bookings and more information.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum for more information.

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon-Fri 9am-7pm Sat 9am-5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission. Visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

GIGS

FRATTON: The Shearer Arms, Shearer Road, Portsmouth, PO1 5LP. 8.30pm-late. Ken Mayes. ’50s and ’60s music. Admission free.

PORTSMOUTH: Paulsgrove Social Club. 7.30pm. The Queens Of Rock. A tribute to Elton John and Freddie Mercury. Admission for members £3, non members £6.

Contact 07799 241143 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: The RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, Eastney, PO4 9PN. 9pm. The Bi Vocals. Pop covers band.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, Southsea, PO4 0JA. Power Of Three. Blues trio.

SOUTHSEA: The Auckland Arms, Netley Road, PO5 3NB. 8.30pm. King Rollo and Nick Evans. Live blues music.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Educating Rita. Adapted from Willy Russell’s comic novel. World-weary lecturer, Frank, has never met anyone like plain-speaking hairdresser Rita – until the Open University brings them together. Starring Lenny Henry. Tickets £15-£48. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

WALKS & TALKS

SOUTHSEA: Meet at The Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 10.30am. Seafront walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence & Wellbeing Team.

SATURDAY

CONCERTS

HAYLING ISLAND: St Mary’s Church, Church Road. 7pm. Scrapbook in a box. Make a pop out scrapbook with beautiful papers and embellishments. Makes a great gift or unique card. Admission £10, booking required.

EVENTS

EMSWORTH: Cottage Hospital grounds. 12pm-3.30pm. Summer Fete. Charity, trade and craft stalls, raffle, refreshments and entertainment. Organised by the Southbourne Lions. Admission 50p, children under 11 free. Contact 01243 431183 or email fete@southbournelions.org.uk for more information.

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road, PO1 5AA. 2pm-4pm. The Salvation Army Songsters. Performing songs and music from many genres. Refreshments will be served during the interval. Admission free, there will be a retiring collection, the proceeds of which will be for the community room appeal. For more information call (023) 9311 3011.

LEE-ON-SOLENT: Lee Community Centre, Twyford Drive. 1.30pm-3.30pm. Summer show. Flowers, vegetables, floral art and home crafts.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Model boat weekend. A static display of various model boats and the opportunity to meet the various attending group’s members. A selection of traders will also be at the show along with the Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team. Admission free with a valid ticket. Event only tickets also available, £2.50 child/senior, £3 adult and £10 family (two adults and up to three children). Call (023) 9289 3338 to book.

PORTSMOUTH: Hillside & Wymering Centre, Paulsgrove, PO6 3PY. 11am-3pm. Sea Life Community Roadshow. Community event as the museum goes out on the road. Admission free, all ages welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: Port Solent. 10am-4pm. New and used boat show. Features a range of new and used boats ashore and in the water. Admission free.

SOUTHSEA: Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 11am-4pm. Daisy Chain festival. Creative family day for all ages with activities including performers, gardening, mosaic, yoga and gardening workshops. There will also be a bouncy castle, music, exhibitions, street art and market stalls.

WATERLOOVILLE: All Saints Church, 330 Catherington Lane, PO8 0TD. 2.30pm. Flower, produce and handicraft show. Good parking, refreshments available and auction of leftover exhibits at 5pm.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, 10b North Street, PO10 7DD. 10.30am-4.30pm. Chichester and District Archaeological Society and the Warblington Roman Villa. Since 2006, the Chichester Archaeological Society has been excavating the site of the Warblington Roman villa. They have found that it’s part of a substantial working estate. Dr Trevor Davies and his wife Ann have made an informative display with objects found at the site and photos of work in progress. Admission free, stairlift available. Contact 01243 378091 for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum for more information.

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm Sat 9am - 5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: The RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, Eastney, PO4 9PN. Midday-2am. Charity night. All day, 14 hour DJ set featuring club classics. In aid of Family Funds. Admission free.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Reload. Rock covers band.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 2.45pm & 7.45pm. Educating Rita. Adapted from Willy Russell’s comic novel. World-weary lecturer, Frank, has never met anyone like plain-speaking hairdresser Rita - until the Open University brings them together. Starring Lenny Henry. Tickets £15-£48. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

WALKS & TALKS

PETERSFIELD: Meet at Petersfield Railway Station. 10.18. CHA Walking Club. Circular walk via Shoulder of Mutton and Steep. Six miles. Contact (023) 9225 4289 for further details.

SUNDAY

DANCING

PORTSMOUTH: Wickham Community Centre. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea dance. 50/50, ballroom and sequence. Admission £3, including tea and biscuits. Large car park. Contact 07980 058310 or email ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk for more information.

EVENTS

EMSWORTH: 7 Beacon Square. 10am-1.30pm. Open gardens. Medium sized sheltered garden close to the sea. Exuberant beds and borders in soft pastel colours create an ambiance of peace and tranquillity. Admission £3.50. Light refreshments available. Visit ngs.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Port Solent. 10am-4pm. New and used boat show. Features a range of new and used boats ashore and in the water. Admission free. PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Water Sports Centre, Eastern Road, PO3 5LY. 10am. Waterways and woodlands Sky ride. Challenging 29 mile bike ride, suitable for children over 11, although children aged 11-15 must be accompanied by an adult. For mountain bikes, hybrid bikes (off road tyres), hybrid bikes (road tyres) and road bikes.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Model boat weekend. A static display of various model boats and the opportunity to meet the various attending group’s members. A selection of traders will also be at the show along with the Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team. Admission free with a valid ticket. Event only tickets also available, £2.50 child/senior, £3 adult and £10 family (two adults and up to three children). Call (023) 9289 3338 to book.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square, PO1 2AB. 9am-6pm. Spice Island Art Trail. Pop-up exhibition of winning pieces from this year’s Portsmouth Festivities Spice Island Art Trail. The best of the best Hampshire art, selected by judges from local arts organisations including Art Space Portsmouth, Aspex Gallery, Guildhall Cultural Trust and Strong Island. Admission free. Visit portsmouthfestivities.co.uk for more information. GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: The Cellars, Eastney. 7.30pm-11pm. Moorland and Arbuckle. Live music from the American duo, which merges delta blues, folk, rock, traditional country and soul. Tickets £12, visit thecellars.co.uk for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

LEE ON SOLENT: Cherque Way car park, opposite junction with Fitzroy Close, PO13 8LY. 1pm. Alver Valley walk. Organised by Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust. Jim Park, countryside ranger, will lead a walk through the Upper Alver Valley Park, noted for its flowers and wildlife. Suggested donation £3. For further information contact Jim Park on 07770 453949.

MONDAY

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Community Association, Wootton Road, PO6 3AP. 7.30pm-10pm. M&M’s Modern Sequence Dance Club. Selected new dances taught. Admission £2.50, new members always welcome. Tea and biscuits included. Contact Michael or Maureen on (023) 9271 0060.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea dance. Admission £2.50, including tea and biscuit.

EVENTS

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Road. 2pm-4pm. Craft group. Craft, tea, cake and a warm welcome. Telephone (023) 9268 8705 for more details.

NORTH END: North End Baptist Church, Powerscourt Road. 10am-midday. Copnor Coffee Club for the over 50s. Tea, cake, activites and a warm welcome. Admission £2. Telephone (023) 9268 8705 for more details.

PORTSMOUTH: Landport Community Centre. 12.30pm-2.30pm. Connor’s Toy Libraries. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft, other activities and a healthy snack. Admission £2 per family per week. Outreach support provided for

unconfident or vulnerable families. Contact (023) 9283 2926 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road, North End. 10.30am-12.45pm and 4pm-7pm. Spiritual Healing Clinic. No appointment necessary. Admission free, a donation is gratefully received. Contact (023) 9269 3169 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Action Stations, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 11am-midday. Mini Maritime Movers. Session of dance, movement and action inspired by ships and the sea. Mini Maritime Movers is an activity for two to five year olds. Admission £2 per child, places are limited and need to be booked in advance by emailing families@nmrn.org.uk.

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. Contact 078130 06569 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: St Lukes, Greetham Street, PO5 4LH. 7.30pm. Spinnaker Speakers. Become a better leader and more confident speaker. For more information visit spinnakerspeakers.org or call 07597 500007.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum for more information.

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm Sat 9am - 5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net for more information.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Educating Rita. Adapted from Willy Russell’s comic novel. World-weary lecturer, Frank, has never met anyone like plain-speaking hairdresser Rita - until the Open University brings them together. Starring Lenny Henry. Tickets £15-£48. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.30pm. Mack And Mabel: Preview. Musical comedy based on the true romance between Hollywood legends Mack Sennett and Mabel Normand. Tickets £10-£30. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

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. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. 5pm-7pm. Local history walks. Local historian Lesley Burton takes you on an informative walking tour of Gosport and the surrounding areas with a few surprises along the way.

Tickets £25 for five walks. Contact (023) 9252 3463 for bookings and more information.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 2.30pm. Cuba – Impressions from a Chinese bus. Talk by Richard Swains, covers a visit to a cigar factory, looks at the architecture of Havana and marvels at the Cubans’ means of transportation. Admission free for U3A members, £2 for visitors.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 7.30pm. Walk. Towards Eastney along the promenade. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

TUESDAY

DANCING

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea dance. Admission £2, including tea and biscuit.

CONCERTS

COSHAM: Cosham Baptist Church. 7.15pm. Mark Thompson. Cosham Keyboard and Music Club welcome professional player Mark, who will be playing various music. Admission for non members is £5. All are welcome.

Contact (023) 9237 6313 for more information.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: St Nicholas Church Hall, Battenburg Avenue. 7.30pm. Solent male voice choir. Rehearsal evening. The choir is recruiting for new members. Call (023) 9246 0985 for more information about the group.

SOUTHSEA: The Omega Centre, PO5 4LP. 4pm-8pm. Clay Station session. Four hour session in the ceramic studio. Membership fee £50, £30 concessions plus £9.50 per session, £7 concessions. Contact 07582 271420 or email clay.station@mail.com for more information.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284 for more information.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum for more information.

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm Sat 9am - 5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Educating Rita. Adapted from Willy Russell’s comic novel. World-weary lecturer, Frank, has never met anyone like plain-speaking hairdresser Rita - until the Open University brings them together. Starring Lenny Henry. Tickets £15-£48. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.30pm. Mack And Mabel: Preview. Musical comedy based on the true romance between Hollywood legends Mack Sennett and Mabel Normand. Tickets £10-£30. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Road, Portsea, PO1 3BS. 7.30pm. Summer Showcase. End of term showcase featuring Groundlings Drama School, Company Of Elders, Voices, Musical Theatre, and Page To Stage. Tickets £6, all money raised is going to the restoration of the theatre. Visit groundlings.co.uk or call (023) 9273 7370 for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

BISHOP’S WALTHAM: St Peter’s Church Hall, Free Street. 7.45pm. Meon Valley Locomotive Society meeting. Colin Brading takes a nostalgic look at the Isle of Wight’s Railways as they used to be in Island Treasures. New members and guests welcome with a £2 donation.

GOSPORT: Brodrick Hall, Clayhall Road, Alverstoke. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Scrap Happy Quilters. Talk by Rosemary McIntosh about fine cell work. Admission £3.50 to non members. New members welcome. Contact Alison Jenkins on 01329 663087 for more information.

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. (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. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

WEDNESDAY

DANCING

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, formally Royal Beach Hotel. 1pm-4pm. Tea dance. All kinds of dancing, live music with Andrew Varley. All welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: Cowplain Social Club. 8pm-10.30pm. Wednesday dance. 50/50, ballroom and sequence. Admission £2, non members pay £1 on the door. Bar available. Contact 07980 058310 or email ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk for more information.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Association, 10 Maurepas Way, situated on ASDA car park, PO7 7AY. 7.45pm-10.15pm. W.A.C.A. Sequence Dance Club. New members and visitors welcome. Tuition included. Tea and biscuits available. Admission £3. Contact Michael on (023) 9271 0060.

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. Lunchtime piano recital by Grace Yeo. Grace will play the work of Bach, Beethoven and Choe. For more information contact (023) 9281 4444 or email vicar@portseaparish.co.uk.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: The Lounge in Brent Court, Warren Avenue, Milton. 10am-midday. Wednesday Club. Relaxed group meeting for chat, tea coffee. New visitors welcome, provided you are 60+.

SOUTHSEA: Church of the Holy Spirit, Fawcett Road. 2pm-4pm. The Natterjacks. Offering friendship, activities and speakers. Admission £2. Call (023) 9268 8705 for more details.

SOUTHSEA: Royal Marines Museum, Esplanade, PO4 9PX. 10am-5pm. Open Wednesdays with the curators. If you’re thinking about researching your Naval and Military Ancestors, expert curators and archivists will be on hand to help provide you with the information you need to get you started. Admission free with a valid ticket. Visit historicdockyard.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: St Luke’s Church Hall, PO5 4LH. 7.30pm-9pm. Kung fu. First lesson free. Contact 078130 06569 for more information.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm Sat 9am - 5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Educating Rita. Adapted from Willy Russell’s comic novel. World-weary lecturer, Frank, has never met anyone like plain-speaking hairdresser Rita - until the Open University brings them together. Starring Lenny Henry. Tickets £15-£48. Visit cft.org.uk or call 01243 781312 for bookings and more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Victory Arena, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. Gates open at 6.30pm for 7.30pm start. Macbeth. Presented by the Royal Navy Theatre Association. Tickets £10, concessions £8. To book tickets visit Portsmouth Historic Dockyard’s Visitor Centre, call (023) 928 39766 or visit historicdockyard.co.uk/dockyardatdusk.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. 7.30pm. The life and death of a Tudor sailor. Trevor Sapey from The Mary Rose Trust talks about the history, sinking, raising and conservation of the Mary Rose, including pictures and background into the new museum. Admission £4. Contact (023) 9252 3463 for bookings and more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet in the main castle car park. 2pm. Portchester Castle walk. Suitable for beginners. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence & Wellbeing Team.

THURSDAY

DANCING

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road, Horndean. 2pm – 4pm. Tea dance. With sequence dances and some ballroom. Admission £2.50 which includes refreshments. Contact (023)9226 6177 for more information.

EVENTS

COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch club. Fresh homemade lunch and dessert with entertainment afterwards, which can include bingo, a quiz or a guest speaker.

Admission £3.95. Call (023) 9261 7890 for information.

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road, PO1 5AA. 10.30am-12.30pm. Summer holiday kids workshop. Tote bag making. Suitable for ages eight and over. Admission, booking essential. Contact (023) 9282 2026 or visit makesouthsea.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfrid’s Church, George Street. Midday. Charity lunch. A chance to enjoy a light lunch. All money raised will be used to support a charity.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road, North End. 7.15pm-10pm. Healer training evening clinic. Practical hands-on healing development session. All techniques taught are aimed at equipping you with professional skills and to enhance skills you already have. Watch or be a patient. Call 07989 534673 or visit jcpf.co.uk for more information. Admission £6.

SOUTHSEA: St.James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11.30am. Singercise. Activity session to music for older and disabled people to help improve fitness. Tea and chat after. Admission £2.50. 07754 52 8814.

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Road. 10am-midday. Thursday Chat and Tea Club. Group for the over 50s, warm welcome and the chance to meet new people.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. Sickert in Dieppe. Exhibition exploring how the picturesque French seaside resort of Dieppe proved to be such a formative setting for British painter Walter Sickert (1860-1942). Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-5pm. St Ives and British Modernism. Marking the centenary of George Dannatt’s birth in 1915, this exhibition will explore a collection which includes a largely unseen and newly conserved group of paintings, drawings, sculptures and prints by key figures associated with the St Ives Group of Artists in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Visit pallant.org.uk for more information.

COSHAM: League Of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat and Sun midday-3.30pm. Exhibition of art organised by League Of Friends. Featuring the work of Belinda and the donated paintings of Barbara Pearman. Admission free. Contact (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, 84 West Street, PO16 0JJ. Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Be-spoke. Discover some unusual historic bicycles and see how the creativity of their inventors was shaped by war, women and work. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/westbury-manor-museum for more information.

GOSPORT: Cafe Gallery, Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, PO12 1BT. Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm Sat 9am - 5pm. The Bad Art Exhibition. An art exhibition by a group of Hayling Island artists who have been painting for years. Their work has been bought by the general public but it is frequently rejected by judges of national exhibitions. These exhibitions are believed to reflect good art, so therefore this rejected work must be bad art, but come judge for yourself. Visit haylingarts.co.uk or email haylingarts@talktalk.net.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 10am-4.30pm. First Out, Last In. Exhibition focusing on the role of the Royal Navy’s submarines during the First World War. See objects, photographs, rare images and personal accounts. Admission free with valid museum ticket. Contact (023) 9251 0354 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Gallipoli: Myth And Memory. An exhibition telling the Royal Navy’s misunderstood story of the bloody Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 which was a major failure and caused over 200,000 Allied casualties with many deaths coming from disease. Admission free with valid ticket.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Pie & Vinyl Poster Show: Gig Posters From Around The World. An exhibition of framed works of contemporary studios from all over the world: North, Central and South America, Europe and across the UK. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Rock Shots: The Portsmouth Music Experience Gallery. Exhibiting 50 years of music photography in Portsmouth and featuring photography by Bob Aylott, Oana Damir, Joe Watson, Kevin Purdy, Steve Whale, Nigel Grundy, Paul Windsor, Tom Langford, Terry Aldridge, Robbie Robertson and Hannah Mesquitta. Admission free, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Central Library, third floor gallery, Guildhall Square, PO1 2DX. 9.30am-5pm Mon & Fri, 9.30am-6pm Tues, Wed & Thurs 10am-3.30pm Sat. Nature Exposed. Photographic exhibition by Dr Asim K. Dasgupta showcasing 30 photographs that capture the beauty of nature in its myriad forms. Admission free. Contact (023) 9268 8057 for more information.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: The RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. 7pm. Play@The RMA. Presented by Nick Courtney. Live music from The Storys Jay J Music, The Explorers and more. Admission free. Visit rmatavern.co.uk

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