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DANCING

BUCKLAND: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Ballroom and sequence dancing. Admission: £3. (023) 9242 5331.

EVENTS

MILTON: Beddow Library, Milton Road. Reminiscence and Social Group. Over 50s club, tea, cake and activities. PAULSGROVE: Healthy Living Centre, Allaway Avenue. Paulsgrove Friendship Club. Over 50s club, tea cake and activities.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Dockyard. 10.30am-midday. Baby Cabin Club. Baby sessions specially tailored for children up to 18 months old. Variety of activities linked to the exhibitions, including rhyme time, soft play and multisensory investigation. (023) 9289 4558.

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane. 9am-midday. Stubbington Country Market. Freshly made cakes and dairy products. Hand-made crafts.

WINCHESTER: The Guildhall, Broadway, High Street. 12.30pm-7.30pm. Contemporary jewellery and silversmith fair. Admission: £4. 01622 747 325.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Belinda and David Johnson.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm Mon to Sat. The Artists Rifles. Exhibition showcasing the work of soldiers from the Artists Rifles volunteer regiment. Free admission, closed Suns and Bank Holidays. For more information visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery.

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, 1.30pm-3.30pm. Lee-on-the-Solent Art Group. Free entry, call (023) 9255 0581.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street, PO16 9TX. Art Exhibition By Maureen and Terry Flynn. Original watercolours and fine art prints. Visit flynnspaintings.com

PORTSMOUTH: Space, University of Portsmouth Eldon Building West, Winston Churchill Avenue. 9am-5pm. A Story of Revolutions. Exhibition from Patrick Altes on the exploration of diaspora and identity. port.ac.uk/space.

PORTSMOUTH: Lodge Art Gallery, Victoria Park Corner, Anglesea Road. 10am-5pm. Inspired By Nature. University of Portsmouth graduate Maria Miller. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: Space, University of Portsmouth Eldon Building West, Winston Churchill Avenue. 9am-5pm. A Story of Revolutions. Exhibition from Patrick Altes on the exploration of diaspora and identity. port.ac.uk/space.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, 10am-5pm. HMS Remembrance Week Trail. Follow the poppy trail around the dockyard and the museum to discover stories linked to the First World War. Free drop-in event, call (02392) 727 595 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Seven Ages Of Woman, Photography Exhibition By UoP Graduate Tyran Hawthorn. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

GIGS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 8pm. Martin Carthy. Lifetime Achievement Award Winner. Admission: £14, concession available. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, 7.30pm. The Hut People. English instrumental duo blend global rhythms and folk tunes from around the world. Tickets: £12, visit 3.hants.gov.uk/ashcroft.

MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road, Portsmouth. 7pm. Mix and Match party with special guests. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Spike’s classic vinyl roack roadshow. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Rosie’s Vineyard, Elm Grove. 8.30pm. Milton James Hot 4. Traditional jazz band. (023) 9275 5944, rosies-vineyard.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. 5 4 3 2 1 It’s The Manfreds. Admission: £25.50, concession available. (023) 9282 8282, kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WICKHAM: The King’s Head, The Square. 9pm. The Chai Wallahs.

STAGE

BORDON: Phoenix Theatre and Arts Centre, Station Road. 8pm. Burlesque. 100 Watt Club present the world of burlesque and cabaret. Tickets: £12 , concession available. 01420 472664, phoenixarts.co.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Frankie And Johnny In The Clair De Lune. In a New York apartment Johnny is trying to persuade his colleague that they have something special. Tickets: £24-£33. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

HAYLING: Station Theatre, Station Road, 7.30pm. Romeo and Juliet. Performed by the Southsea Shakespeare Actors. Call (02392) for ticket prices and more information. southseashakespeareactors.com.

HILSEA: Meet at Hilsea Lido. 2.30pm. Hilsea Lines Guided Walk. Admission: £3. Tickets to be bought from the Visitor Information Centre at the D-Day Museum or Portsmouth Museum.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSEA: John Pounds Centre, Off Queen Street. 2pm. Slow short walk to Victoria Park. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Volunteer walk leaders needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.