What’s on for Monday, October 13, 2014

Hayley Garner, one half of street artist duo Nomad Clan, working on the mural at Play Dead studio in Highland Road, Southsea

Internationally renowned street artists Nomad Clan prepare for a career-spanning show in Southsea

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What’s on around the area today

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8pm. Lee Mack. First live tour in four years. Admission: £27.50. 08448 472362, portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Community Association, Wootton Road. 7.30pm-10pm. Modern sequence dance club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £2.50. Tea and biscuits included.(023) 9271 0060.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2.50.

EVENTS

COPNOR: Copnor Coffeee Club, North End Baptist Church. 10am-midday. Over-50s social club. £2. Meet new people, try activities and enjoy a chat.

COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Road. 2pm-4pm. Over-50s social club. £2. Meet new people, try activities and enjoy a chat.

PORTSMOUTH: Hillside and Wymering Centre, Cheltenham Road. English Level one course at 9.15am. Open Access IT drop in session at 9.30am. Homework club at 3.30pm. Ballroom dancing at 8.30pm. (023) 9288 2550.

PORTSMOUTH: JCPF Healing Clinic, Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am-12.45pm and 4pm-7.45pm. JCPF healing clinics. (023) 9269 3169, newsdesk@jcpf.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Central Library, Guildhall Square. 4.30pm and 5.15pm. Pompey Pluckers. Ukulele lessons for beginners and intermediates. 6-week course. Admission: £25-£30. (023) 9268 8057.

SOUTHSEA: St Lukes, Greetham Street. 7.30pm. Spinnaker Speakers. Become a more confident speaker. 07597 500 007.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Maureen Moss, June Bryant and Joyce Wood.

FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’s work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road. 10am-4pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Join Sammy Sardine and discover why submariners were smelly, why their food was ghastly, and as for their toilets... Free with a valid museum ticket. (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 10am-5pm. Art exhibition from Greg Gilbert of drawings in Biro and pencil. (023) 9247 2700.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Historic Dockyard. 10am-4.30pm. Racing to War: The Royal Navy and 1914. Exhibition that examines the dramatic opening of the navy’s war and the story of the Royal Navy’s part in the First World War. Free with a valid Historic Dockyard ticket.(023) 9272 7595, royalnavymuseum.org.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.30pm. Gypsy. Rose Hovick has big plans for her two young duaghters who are subjected to the spotlight from an early age. Tickets: from £15. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Taken At Midnight. Theatre drama that explores a mother’s struggle and her son’s resistance during the Nazi movements. Tickets: £24-£40. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

FAREHAM: Holy Trinity Church Hall, West Steet. 7.30pm. Under Sea Wildlife. Talk by Phil Davison and a display of his photographs of whales and turtles. Organised by the Fareham Group of Hampshire and Isle Of Wight Wildlife Trust. Admission: £2 01329 287 653.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 2.30pm. The Making Of The Film Warhorse. Talk by Andrew Robertson. Organised by Petersfield U3A. Admission: £2 guests. 01730 827374.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Bridge Centre, Fratton. 10.30am. Health walk. Buggy and wheelchair-friendly walk. 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 to support the scheme. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at South Parade Pier, Southsea. 1pm. Pier to pier health walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs.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.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Canoe Lake bus terminus, Southsea, 1pm. Slow short walk to the Canoe Lake cafe. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9284 1379.

PORTSMOUTH: South Parade Pier, Southsea. 7.30pm. Eastney seafront health walk. An evening stroll along the seafront towards Eastney and returning to the pier via Eastern Parade. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9284 1379.