What’s on for Friday October 4, 2013

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CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Billy Daniel Bunter and Uncle Dugs. Presented by Total Barnage and Hard, Fast and Dirty. Hard house, hard core and rave. Admission £5. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 11pm-2am. Wolf Cub Club. Admission free. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8pm. Jason Manford. Admission £22.50. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. Nina Conti – Dolly Mixtures. Part of Winchester Comedy Festival. Admission £16. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

DANCING

PORTCHESTER: New Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom, sequence, old tyme and more. Dance the afternoon away. Refreshments available. Admission £2.50. (023) 9278 9124.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom and sequence with music provided by Brenda &W Sounds. Admission: £3. (023) 9242 5331.

EVENTS

BURITON: St Mary’s Church, North Lane. 10am-4pm. Harvest Flower Festival. Cream teas.

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, Haslar Road. 6.30pm-7.45pm. Gosport Harbour Cancer Centre: Fountain of Light. Moving to and from the Falkland Gardens near the Gosport Ferry. Come and join us in lighting a candle for someone special to you and creating a fountain of light in the gardens by the harbour. The St Vincent Singers will set the scene to music. All donations to the Harbour Cancer Support Centre.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6.15pm-9.20pm. Reiki Therapy, Seichen, also Metamorphic Technique. Drop-in therapy session, no appointment necessary. Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it. Donation £5.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 11am-1pm. Table Top Sale. Bric-a-brac, clothes and toys. (023) 9275 1441.

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

SOUTHSEA: Havelock Community Centre, Fawcett Road. 1pm-2.30pm. Mindful Living Club. Support for people interested in practising mindfulness in their daily lives. Admission £6 on the door. 07540 751 910.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Lisa Kerry (acrylics) and the Rev David Lacey (watercolours). Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition. World-renowned annual exhibition puts the spotlight on the rarely-seen wonders of the natural world. All 100 winning and commended images from the 2012 competition are on display. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-4.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... A funny family exhibition looking at the Horrible side of life as a submariner. (023) 9254 5036, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Bedales Gallery, Church Road, Steep. 2pm-5pm. Documentary Photography from Bangladesh. The photographer, curator and activist Shahidul Alam is the founder of the award-winning Drik Agency and Pathshala, the leading South Asian Institute of Photography. (01730) 711511, bedales.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, West Town. Song for Marion. (PG); 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Directed by: Paul Andrew Williams. Starring: Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton and Christopher Eccleston. Admission £3-£4. (023) 9246 6363.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Red 2 (12A); 7pm. Canada, 2013. Directed by Dean Parisot. Starring: Bruce Willis, Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

CHICHESTER: Pallant Suite, South Pallant. 6.30pm doors for 7.45pm-10.15pm. Chichester Jazz Club. Featuring The Colin Peters Quartet. All welcome. Admission £9. (01243) 776001/380910, chichesterjazzclub.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Spike Drivers. Admission £13.50, concs. (01329) 223100.

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

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm-11pm. Andy Fairweather Low and The Low Riders. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. The Micky Kemp Band. rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Stardust. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Foo Forgers/Nearvana. Admission £5. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 8pm. Joy Mask; and The Ross Antonio Band. Admission £4. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8pm. Vince Hilaire’s Soul Classics. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Rosie’s Vineyard, 87, Elm Grove. 8.30pm-11pm. Live Jazz. Featuring: the Milton James Hot Four. (023) 9275 5944.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Spike’s Classic Vinyl Roadshow. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. It Must Be Madness. Special guests Levi. Followed by Wolf Cub Club DJs till 2am. Admission £6. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Another Country. By Julian Mitchell. Directed by Jeremy Herrin. Scandal in a 1930s English public school. Admission: £30.50, concs. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 8pm. Fascinating Aïda: Charm Offensive. A brand new show. Admission: £18.50-£19.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 8pm. Dickens. An evening with the man behind the myth. Admission £10, concs. Followed by a post-show chat in the bar. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HEDGE END: The Berry Theatre, Wildern Lane (SO30 4EJ). 7.30pm. Opera Comique – Gilbert and Sullivan Festival: Trial by Jury – Pocket G&S and HMS Pinafore. Performed by Southampton Operatic Society. Admission £8. (01489) 799499, theberrytheatre.co.uk, operacomique.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 8pm. Blithe Spirit. Noël Coward comedy. Admission: £14, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7pm. Slava’s Snow Show. Created and staged by Slava. Admission: £15-£29. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 1pm. Aliens Love Underpants. Based on the book by Claire Freedman and Ben Cort. Suitable for ages three plus. Admission £12. (023) 9282 8282.

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.