What’s on around the area today
BUCKLAND: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6pm-10pm. Reiki, Seichem, Metamorphic Technique, Medittion. £5 Reiki training available.
PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 2pm-4pm. Afternoon Teas.Have either a traditional or savoury afternoon tea. Admission: £16. Minimum 48-hours notice required. (023) 9277 8080.
HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 7.30pm. Edinburgh Comedy Preview. Chance to see stars of the future. Admission: £10. (023) 9252 3463.
COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by The Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.
EMSWORTH: Emsworth Community Centre, Westbourne Road. 2pm-6pm. D-Day commeoration exhibition. Will include special tapestry, war-time bicycle, propaganda, posters, caricatures, badges and medals. 01243 378742.
FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’ work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734.
GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 10am-5pm. Ebb and flow. art exhibition to commemorate and highlight Gosport’s role in D-Day. (023) 9252 3463.
HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 10am-5.30pm. Jewellers’ showcase. See and buy British craftmanship. (023) 9252 3463.
PORTSMOUTH: Spinnaker Tower, Gunwharf. 10am-6pm. Second World War exhibition. Admission: £8.95 adults, £6.95 children. (023) 9285 7520.
PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Tricorn: Controversy in Concrete ... recollections of the Brutalist structure 10 years after demolition. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Joella Wheatle’s solo exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.
PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Ginny Top. Art exhibition from Ginny Top, an MA graduate who won an award from the gallery in 2012. (023) 9277 8080.
PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Lindsay Taylor’s textile exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.
SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 11am. Bee Movie (U). This film is part of the Daisy Chain Festival. Admission: £4, concs. (023) 9282 8282 for tickets.
FAREHAM: The Fareham, Trinity Street. 9pm. Michael Bublé tribute. 07954 570 316.
MILTON: The Milton Arms Milton Road. 8.30pm. Booze Brothers tribute act. (023) 9273 6386.
PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. Elaine Palmer and special guest Steve Rodgers. Album launch for the singer-songwriter.
PORTSMOUTH: The Lord Chichester, Chichester Road. 8.30pm.Stolen.
ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Vinyl Tap. All welcome.
SOUTHSEA: Kitsch N D’Or Restaurant, 37, Eldon Street. 7.30pm-10.30pm. Sweet ’n’ Hot. Jazz duo (vocal and piano). (023) 9286 1519. SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Power of Three. (023) 9282 1658.
SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 10pm. Wolf Cub Club. (023) 9286 3911.
SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners, St Mary Street. 7.30pm. Maybe Neverland Die. DIY Tour with special guests.Admission£5. (023) 8022 5612.
SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Abbamania. Abba tribute band. Admission: £18.50. (023) 9282 8282 for tickets.
STAMSHAW:The Portland Arms, Stamshaw Road. 8.30pm. Lori-anne gig.(023) 9266 4779.
WATERLOOVILLE: The Phoenix Club, Crookhorn Community Centre, Crookhorn Lane. Lucy in the Sky. (023) 9224 0114.
BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Barbados House, Station Road. 7.30pm. The Knicker Lady. Sell-out comical stage production. Admission: £12.(01420) 472 664.
CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. (PO19 6AP). 7.45pm. Pressure. Admission: £18-£22. cft.org.uk.
FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborne Road. 8pm. More Trouble at Fawlty Towers. Play by John Cheese and Connie Booth. Admission: £13, conc. 01329 231942.
PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 2.45pm. Tender Loving Care. Production to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day. Admission £12. (023) 9264 6477.
PORTSEA: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Street. 8pm. ‘If’. Production based on the life of Rudyard Kipling. Admission: £14, concs. (023) 9273 7370. groundlings.co.uk.
SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 5pm and 8.30pm. Dirty Dancing. Admission £19.50-£48.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.
TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Volpone. An elderly Venetian, connives with his money-crazed servant to convince his greedy friends he is dying, knowing that each will try to carry favor with him in order to be named his heir. Admission: £8-£11. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.
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.