What’s on for Saturday February 9 and Sunday February 10 2013

Dom Elton, far right, plays with the Mayfield house band, Dan Sawyers, Aaron Hartley and Gregg Powell.
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A guide to what’s on across the area this weekend.

TODAY

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Sleezy Punk n Roll.Live bands. Admission £5. Over 18s ROAR. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 10pm. Amplified Sessions. Featuring Jordan Peak [Tsuba I Robsoul] , Abbo, Fraser Thomas & Pelo Rizardo plus Jess V. Admission: £7. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 11pm-3am. Amplified Sessions Room Two. Hosted by Amplified Rendezvous. Admission: £7. (023) 9286 3911.

CONCERTS

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Havant Chamber Orchestra in concert. Performing works by Schubert, Gordon Jacob, Mozart and Handel. Admission £8-£20. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

EVENTS

ALTON: High Street. 10am-2pm. Hampshire Farmers’ Market. Enjoy the taste of local food.

CLANFIELD: St James Church Hall, South Lane. 11am-1pm. Jumble Sale. In aid of church funds. (023) 9259 3139.

HAVANT: St Joseph’s Church Hall, West Street. 7.30pm. St Joseph’s Talent Night. Adults £3, Children (12 & under) £2. 01243 377 411.

PORTSMOUTH: St Cuthbert’s Church, Lichfield Road, Copnor. 3.30pm-5.30pm. Messy Church. A fun-packed event for families, involving art and craft, games, worship and a shared meal. Everyone’s welcome, young and old! It’s all free, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

EXHIBITIONS

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Lawrence Archive: a window onto our past. Celebrating over 100 years of photography by J C Lawrence & Sons. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

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

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Life of Pi (PG); 7pm. USA, 2012. Directed by Ang Lee. Starring Rafe Spall, Gerard Depardieu, Irrfan Khan, Suraj Sharma and Tabu. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

CHICHESTER: The Chichester Inn, West Street. 8.30pm. Connie Lush & Blues Shouter. Tickets £14. connielush.com

FAREHAM: WMC, Mill Road. 8.30pm. The Herbz. Ever popular big sound duo. farehamwmc.com, 01329 232575.

FRATTON: The Connaught Arms, Guildford Road. 9pm. Stolen.

023 9264 6455.

GOSPORT: New Inn, Mayles Road. 8.30pm. Reactor 1. reactor1.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 8pm. Phil Beer. Roots music. Admission £14, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

MILTON: The Old House at Home, 104, Locksway Road. 8.30pm. Offbeat Offensive.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm. Tom Bertram. Admission: £6.95. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 8.30pm. Soul Patch.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. No Jacket Required. Admission: £13 advance, £15 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8.30pm. 70s Party Night with Groovestar. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 9pm. Hazard County. Southern rock. (023) 9282 1658.

WICKHAM: The Kings Head, The Square. 9pm. Chicago Nine Blues Band. (01329) 832123.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. Courtney Pine: House Of Legends. Jazz. Admission: £18.50, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 8pm. Yes, Prime Minister. Written by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn. Admission: £15-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 11am, 1.30pm. Claytime. A play with clay – where the audience are invited to participate. Presented by Indefinite Articles. Admission £7, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, West Town. 2.30pm, 7.45pm. Scallywags. WWII: threatened with invasion, Britain finds a splendid solution. Presented by Soop Comedy Theatre. Admission £10. (023) 9246 6363.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 8pm. Closer. A brutal portrayal of modern-day sexual politics. Admission: £14, concs. (023) 9273 7370. groundlings.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2pm, 7.30pm. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. A new production. Admission: £22-£52. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. The Diary of Anne Frank. Presented by One Off Productions. Admission £8-£12, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

WALKS & TALKS

AVINGTON: meet Avington car park (south of Itchen Abbas, between Alresford and Winchester, GR SU528320). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A six-and-a-half-mile or ten-and-a-half-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.20am. (01730) 269253.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 2pm. Elgar the Edwardian. Illustrated talk by Philip Petchey, vice-chairman of the London branch of the Elgar Society. Organised by the Elgar Society Southern Branch. All welcome. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

TOMORROW

DANCING

WICKHAM: Wickham Community Centre, Mill Lane. 1.30pm-4pm. Olive and Janet invite you to an Afternoon Tea Dance. Admission £3. (023) 9273 3393 or 07980 058 310.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 10.30am-4pm. The Fareham Antique and Collectors Fair. Attracting about 70 exhibitors, both local and national. Admission £1.50. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

FAREHAM: WMC, Mill Road. Sunday is bingo and quiz night. 01329 232575.

HORNDEAN: Queen Elizabeth Country Park Visitor Centre, Gravel Hill. 10am-3pm. Crafts in the Park. Featuring a mix of art, crafts and home produce. (023) 9259 5040, hants.gov.uk/countryside/qecp.htm.

SOUTHSEA: Lawrence Arms, Lawrence Road. 7pm. Arrows Karaoke.

WINCHESTER: Middlebrook Street and car park. 9am-2pm. Hampshire Farmers’ Market. Enjoy the taste of local food.

EXHIBITIONS

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

PORTSMOUTH: The Portsmouth Film Society, Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park. Brave (PG), 2pm; USA, 2011. Animation directed by Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman and Steve Purcell. Mr Popper’s Penguins (PG), 4pm; USA, 2011. Directed by Mark Waters and starring Jim Carrey. (023) 9229 1346, portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido, London Road, Hilsea. 12.30pm-2.40pm. Dave Pearson’s Big Band Orchestra. Free admission. (023) 9266 2440, hilsea-lido.org.uk/blue-lagoon.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11pm. The Henrik Freischlader Band. Blues. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road. 8pm. The Milton James Four. Trad jazz. (023) 9275 2488.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 6pm. Frank & Dean: The Kings of Swing. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Fawcett Inn, Fawcett Road. 6-9pm. Mojo Dollar. Five-piece 60’s band. (023) 9286 4295.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. We Are The Ocean. Plus special guests: Yashin and Straight Lines. Admission: £12.50. (023) 9286 3911.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: meet at The Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton Foreshore Walk. A brisk walk over uneven footpaths across the common to the shore. 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.

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