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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire.

TODAY

CLUBBING

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms/Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 11pm. Amplified Sessions. Featuring DJ Sneak. Admission £10. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8pm. Rhod Gilbert. Multi-award winning Welsh wonder Rhod Gilbert is back on the road with a brand new live show. Admission £25. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 6pm doors for 8pm-10pm (last entry 7.45pm). Jongleurs Comedy Night. Featuring: Mandy Knight, Barry Castagnola, Robert White and Tucker. Admission £15. (023) 9288 2244.

CONCERTS

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 7.30pm. Coronation and Country. Music to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee performed by the Portsmouth Baroque Choir. Admission: £10, concs. (01252) 745444.

DANCING

WICKHAM: Community Centre, Mill Lane. 8pm-11pm. Ballroom Dance. Admission: £4. (023) 9273 3393, 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

ALTON: Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton. 10am-5pm. At Home with the Austens: Regency Day. A day of activities and talks. Part of the Alton Regency Week. (01420) 83262, jane-austens-house-museum.org.uk.

BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Station Road. 10am-4pm. Family Fun Day. Including fun fair, farm experience, fun dog show, art & craft workshops, stalls, refreshments, mini olympics and much more. (01420) 472664, phoenix-arts.co.uk.

COSHAM: High Street. 9am-2pm. Hampshire Farmers’ Market (Food Festival). Enjoy the taste of local food.

FAREHAM: Catisfield Memorial Hall, Catisfield Lane, Catisfield. 1.30pm-4pm. The Catisfield Horticultural Society Summer Show. All welcome. (01329) 312269 or catisfield.com/CHS.

HAVANT: Fairfield Infant School, Fairfield Road (PO9 1AY). 2pm-4pm. Strawberry Fayre. Strawberries and cream, fun and game, including a bouncy castle, a host of stalls and a fancy dress parade. All welcome to come along and enjoy the afternoon. All proceeds toward school projects.

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. 9.15am. Cycle ride to Loomies, West Meon and Odiham. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Community Centre, The Park, Station Road. Hayling Island Horticultural Society Early Summer Show: Roses and Sweet Peas. We can promise sweet peas and roses along with fruit and vegetables, etc, pot plants, junior classes, cookery, handicrafts and floral art. Opens 1.30pm for disabled; 2pm for the general public. Admission: £1. haylingislandhorticulturalsociety.org.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: United Reformed Church, Small Hall, Hollow Lane. 9.30am. Coffee Morning. Organised by Hayling Support Group for the Rowans Hospice.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Historic Dockyard. 12.30pm-4.30pm. Armed Forces Day. A fun afternoon for all the family and a chance for visitors to show their support for the contribuiton made by all veterans. (023) 9272 3795.

PORTSMOUTH: Rose in June, 102, Milton Road. Midday-11pm. Fifth Annual Charity Folk and Beer Fest. In aid of Motor Neurone Disease. Entertainment from Victory Morris, Chequered Flag and Island Cloggers. Music from The Day of the Ramblement. (023) 9282 4191.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 10.30am-4.30pm. Royal Jubilation. Emsworth Museum celebrates the Queen’s Jubilee with this special exhibition of memorabilia associated with both Emsworth and the Queen’s reign. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Way of the Warrior. Arms and armour from epic movies! Includes replica arms and armour that can be handled and worn. (023) 9250 1957, hants.gov.uk/gdc.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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.

PORTSMOUTH: The Lodge Art Centre, Victoria Park, Anglesea Road. 9am-4pm. An Invitation to Discover ... Irene Strange exhibits her collection of eclectic art. (023) 9287 0880.

FILMS

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. The Iron Lady (12A) 1pm. The Artist (PG) 3.30pm. My Week with Marilyn (15) 6pm. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 8.30pm. Admission: £8 per film. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Moonrise Kingdom. (12A); 6pm doors for 7pm. Spain/USA 2011. Directed by: Wes Anderson. Starring: Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward and Bruce Willis. 07958 180 037.

GARDENS

SOUTHSEA: 27 and 28, St Ronan’s Avenue; also 85 and 87, St Ronan’s Road. 5pm-8pm. Gardens Open. Southsea Gardens group opening. Open under the National Gardens Open for Charity scheme. Admission £6, covers all four gardens. 28stronansavenue.co.uk.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Hoi Polloi. Four-piece rock and pop band.

PORTSMOUTH: Brewers Arms, 170, Milton Road. 9pm. Dave Barrett. (023) 9273 6583.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106 Copner Road. 8.30pm. Ska/Reggae Night with The Herbz.

PORTSMOUTH: Old Canal, Shirley Avenue, Eastney. 8.30pm. Dave Lloyd.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 9pm-11.30pm. Revel Weird and Wild.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Skunk Funk. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Stag, New Road. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes.

PORTSMOUTH: Winchester Arms, 99, Winchester Road, Buckland. 8.30pm. Blue Grass and Roots Acoustic Jam. Hosted by Pappa Jones - just bring your instruments and join in!

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. The Dolphins.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. Maybe Winehouse. Admission: £10 advance, £12 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. Recluse. Rock band. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: The Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Esplanade, 8.30pm. Thinker. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. The Impossible Gentlemen. Featuring: Gwilym Simcock (piano), Mike Walker (guitar), Steveswallow (electric bass), Adam Nussbaum (drums). Admission £16, concs. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.15pm, 7.30pm. Kiss Me Kate. Music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Sam and Bella Spewack. Director Trevor Nunn. Choreographer Stephen Mear. Admission: £15-£40. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui. By Bertolt Brecht in a translation by George Tabori. Admission: £23.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. The Pirates of Penzance. G&S opera presented by Havant Light Opera. Admission: £10, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, West Town. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Wind in the Willows. Kenneth Graham’s classic tale is adapted by Alan Bennett and presented by Hayling Island Young Actors. Admission £3. (023) 9246 6363 (10am-midday, Mon-Sat), box office.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2pm, 7.30pm. Legally Blonde: The Musical. Starring: Les Dennis and Ray Quinn. Admission: £17.50-£42.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7pm. imPact on Stage! The imPact Dance Festival. Everything from Tango to Lindy Hop. Admission: £5, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 7.30pm. Hamlet. Presented by Blue Apple Theatre. Admission: £11, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

ALTON: Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton. 7pm. What was it like to be Miss Jane Austen. The annual Dom Nicholas Seymour Lecture. Part of the Jane Austen Regency Week. Admission £10, concs (must be booked in advance). (01420) 83262, jane-austens-house-museum.org.uk.

SUNDAY, JULY 1

CONCERTS

CHICHESTER: Christ Church, Old Market Avenue (off South Street). 2pm doors

for 2.30pm-4.30pm. Music on Sundays. Featuring The Chichester String Ensemble with the first performance of a new work by Terence Albright. Visitors and new members welcome. (01243) 527425, musiconsundays.co.uk.

EVENTS

FARNHAM: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Tilford. 8am-midday. Car Boot Sale. Entrance to the car boot sale is free to buyers. (01252) 795571 or rurallife.plus.com/rlc.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Steam Collection, Iron Hill. 11am-5pm. Rolls Royce Enthusiasts Club Visit. Around 40 Rolls Royce and Bentley cars are expected. Admission £13, concs. (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 11am-3pm. Love Southsea Market. Manic Stage Productions also present a free Children’s Dickens Workshop (midday-1pm).

PETERSFIELD: Market Square. 10am-2pm. Hampshire Farmers’ Market. Enjoy the taste of local food.

PORTSMOUTH: Bransbury Park, Eastney. 2pm-5pm. Miniature Railway Rides. Portsmouth Model Engineering Society members offer rides on steam and battery-powered locomotives (weather permitting). Rides are 40p for two laps. portsmouthmes.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 10am-3pm. Summer Craft Fayre. All items are hand made or craft-related. Admission 50p. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Rose in June, 102, Milton Road. Midday-11pm. Fifth Annual Charity Folk and Beer Fest. In aid of Motor Neurone Disease. Music from Broadside Folk, Dicey Licey and Shep Woolley. (023) 9282 4191.

SALISBURY: meet Manor Road Farm, east of Salisbury (OS184 ref SU155300). 9.30am. Cycle ride to Warminster, Shaftesbury and Salisbury. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: D-Day Museum, Clarence Esplanade. 10am-5.30pm. Armed Forces Day. Special events to mark this day include a display of model ships from the Surface Warship Association; a talk about life in the modern armed forces; military vehicles and re-enactors. (023) 9282 8068.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 1pm-5pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by local artists Anahid, Terry Devaney and Pat Hoper. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 2.30pm-4.30pm. Royal Jubilation. Emsworth Museum celebrates the Queen’s Jubilee with this special exhibition of memorabilia associated with both Emsworth and the Queen’s reign. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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.

GIGS

CHICHESTER: Bull’s Head, 99, Fishbourne Road, Fishbourne. 8.15pm-11pm. Milton James Duo and Friends. Traditional jazz band. (01243) 839895.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. 7pm-10pm. Open Mic/ Karaoke. Featuring and hosted by Matt McGowan. Everyone is welcome to simply turn up and perform a few songs.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 7.30pm doors. Sound of the C. A selection of the finest up and coming indie bands for your delectation. Admission: £6 advance, £7 door. (023) 8055 5366.

SOUTHSEA: Marmion Tavern, Marmion Road. 5pm-8pm. Rachael Hawnt.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. Junk Star-Baby. Acoustic/vocal duo. (023) 9282 1658.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 2.30pm. Wheels on the Bus. Written and directed by Marc Day. The perfect Sunday afternoon treat. Admission £10, concs. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 3.30pm. Move Your Feet. Presented by the Alverstoke School of Dance. Admission: £12.50. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 7.30pm. The War of the Worlds. Presented by Winchester Live Performing Arts School. Admission: £8. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

SHEDFIELD: Wheatsheafn, Botley Road (along A334) (SO32 2JG). 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Jo. 07881 571 282, solentsocialising.org.uk.

MONDAY, JULY 2

COMEDY

PETERSFIELD: Folly Wine and Ale House, 7-10, Folly Market. 6pm doors for 8.30pm. Mirth Control Stand-up Comedy Edinburgh Preview. Featuring: Tony Law and Peter Smith. MC: Paul F Taylor. (01730) 264816.

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Street. 7.30pm-10pm. M&M Modern Sequence Dance Club. All welcome to this modern sequence club. (023) 9298 8550.

EVENTS

PETERSFIELD: Community Centre, Love Lane. 7.30pm. Petersfield and District Philatelic Society Meeting. With an illustrated talk by Colin Tabeart: The More the Rail the Faster the Mail. Visitors and new members welcome. petersfieldstamps.hampshire.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am-12.45pm. Spiritual Healing Clinic. No appointment necessary. Cost free, a donation is gratefully received. (023) 9269 3169.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10.30am-midday. New Age Kurling. Fun, plus exercise. All welcome. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: St Cuthbert’s Church Centre, Hayling Avenue, Copnor. 9.15am-11.15am. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week.

SOUTHSEA: Havelock Centre, Fawcett Road. 9.30am-11.30am. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by local artists Anahid, Terry Devaney and Pat Hoper. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui. By Bertolt Brecht in a translation by George Tabori. Admission: £23.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. The Canterbury Tales: Play One. Presented by HumDrum. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

COSHAM: The Link (formerly Uncle Tom’s Cabin), Havant Road. 7.15pm for 7.30pm. Why do I need Family History Software? With HGS volunteers, organised by the Portsmouth Family History Group. Visitors and new members welcome. hgs-online.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: meet The Bridge Centre, Fratton Road. 10.30am. Victoria Park Walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: meet South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to Pier Walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SHEDFIELD: Wheatsheaf, Botley Road (along A334). 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Jo. 07881 571 282, solentsocialising.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: meet South Parade Pier. 7.30pm. Eastney Seafront Walk. An evening stroll along the seafront towards Eastney, returning via Eastern Parade. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.