What’s on for Saturday, June 7, 2014 and Sunday, June 8, 2014

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COMEDY

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 8pm. The Havant Comedy Club. Hosted by Joe Wells. Admission: £11.(023) 9252 3463.

CONCERTS

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 7.30pm. The Spirit of Music Festival. Admission: £8.

FAREHAM: St. Agatha’s Church, East Street. 7.30pm. Poetry in Music. Portsmouth Chorus Junior Choir. Admission £10. (023) 9261 9726

EVENTS

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

ALTON: Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton. 10.30am-4.30pm. Historical Interpretation. John White will interpret William Knight – a crewman on a slave ship. Free with museum admission: – £7.50, conc. (01420) 83262, jane-austens-house-museum.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Weald and Downland Museum, Town Lane. 10.30am-5pm. Horses at War. Re-enactments, military parades and traditional demonstrations commemorating the centenary of the First World War as well as 70 years since the D-Day landings. Admission: £11.90, conc. 01243 811363..

COSHAM: St. Colman’s Church Hall, St Colamn’s Avenue. 11am-4pm. British Cactus and Succulent society Summer show. Plant sales and light refreshments. Admission: £1 adults, children free. (023) 9237 5667.

DRAYTON: Drayton Centre, Havant Road. 7.30pm. Beetle Drive with fish and chip supper. Admission: £7.50. (023) 9237 7630.

FAREHAM: West Street. 9am-2am. Farmers Market. Up to 40 local producers. 01329 824474.

FAREHAM: Hill Park Memorial Working Men’s Club, Highlands Road. (PO15 6JD). 8pm-12am. Glen Darren and The Krew Kats. Admission: £4 members, £7 guests. 01329 280782.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 11am-3pm. Turn back time to Gosport 1944. Explore the Wartime House, and the museum collections. Go into the raid shelter, make a gas mask and play games. Admission free but small charge for make and takes. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: Abbeyfield, beech Grove. 1.30pm. D-Day Memorial fete. Will have stalls, vintage dancers, tobola, band and bouncy castles. (023) 9252 8056.

HAVANT: St Faith’s Church, West Street. 10am-1pm. Coffe morning. Cake and chat. Visit stfaith.com.

HAVANT:Havant Spiritualist Church, Brockhampton Lane. 10am-1pm. Workshop with Andrew Manship. Please bring your own lunch. Admission: £15.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-12pm. See! make! Do! Family art workshop. Admission: £6 per child. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 2pm-4pm. Afternoon Teas. Have either a traditional or savoury afternoon tea. Admission: £16. Minimum 48-hours notice required. (023) 9277 8080.

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. (023) 9275 4130, stcuthbertwithstaidan.org.uk, or messychurch.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Drayton Centre, 238, Havant Road, Drayton (PO6 1PA). 7.30pm. Beetle Drive and Fish n Chips. Fundraiser for the centre. Admission £8. (023) 9236 2926.

PORTSMOUTH: Grosvenor Casino, Gunwharf. 9pm. Stayin’ Alive Tribute. Bee Gees Tribute Stayin Alive. Admission £5. (023) 9273 2277.

SOUTHSEA: Palmerston Road. 9am-5pm. Love Southsea Market. Market for local traders and shoppers. To book a pitch e-mail info@lovesouthsea.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Common. 10am-6pm. The D-Day Experience. Arena displays, military vehicle exhibitors, current Armed Forces’ display, talks by veterans and more . (023) 9284 1400.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Common 11am-12pm. Armed Forces Reserve Parade. Parade of Armed Forces Reservists along Southsea seafront.. (023) 9284 1400.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Common 12pm-4.30pm. Arena Programme D-Day 70. Afternoon of cedet field gun vhallenge, parachute display, marching bands, unarmed combat and more. (023) 92841400.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Common. 7pm. 1940s Concert. Featuring hit music of the 1940s and a Big Band finale. (023) 9284 1400.

SOUTHWICK: Southwick House, West Street. 9.45am-4.15pm. Southwick D-Day 70 Ok Let’s Go. Special talks, tours and exhibitions. Admission: £12 adults, £8 children. (023) 9232 5252.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Midday-3.30pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by The Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North Street. (PO10 7DD). 10.30am-4.30pm. D-Day for Emsworth and its people. Emsworth resident, Bob Duncan, has organised an exhibition on the effects of the war and build-up to D-Day people of Emsworth. 01243 378091.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Community Centre, Westbourne Road. 2pm-6pm. D-Day commeoration exhibition. Will include special tapestry, war-time bicycle, propaganda, posters, caricatures, badges and medals. 01243 378742.

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Green, Haslar Road. (PO12 1HL). 10am-1pm. Summer Fair. Grand raffle, stalls, refreshments and entertainment throughout the day. Call vicar Andy on 07709 919 602 for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 10am-4pm. Jewellers’ showcase. See and buy British craftmanship. (023) 9252 3463.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 10am-4pm. I am not who you Think I am. Heather Bowring’s exhibition encourages people to not just look at art but explore it with touch and sound. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Joella Wheatle’s solo exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Spinnaker Tower, Gunwharf. 10am-6pm. Second World War exhibition. Admission: £8.95 adults, £6.95 children. (023) 9285 7520.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Tricorn: Controversy in Concrete ... recollections of the Brutalist structure 10 years after demolition. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Ginny Top. Art exhibition from Ginny Top, an MA graduate who won an award from the gallery in 2012. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Lindsay Taylor’s textile exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Tracks (12A). Director John Curran. Starring Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver and Emma Booth. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408.

GARDENS

Alresford: Hinton Ampner. 10am-6pm. 20th century garden created by Ralph Dutton. Admission: £9.35, conc.

FROYLE: Froyle Gardens. 2pm-6pm. Six gardens with flowers, vegetables, orchards, greenhouses and wild-flower meadows. Admission: £5.

WHITCHURCH: Bere Mill, London Road. 1.30pm-5pm. Garden beside the river Test, with carriers and a large lake next to a restored SSSI water meadow. Admission: £5.

GIGS

COPNOR: Harvest Home, Copnor Road. (PO 3 5AN). 9pm. Ska sounds from The Targets. (023) 9234 1665.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm. Punk Festival live bands. (023) 9229 6352.

PORTSMOUTH: TNewcome Arms, Newcome Road. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes, 50s and 60s songs. (023) 9281 8384..

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Doghouse. Rock/party band. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 9pm. Where’s Me Jumper? (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners, St Mary Street. 7.30pm. Broken Links. Alternative Rock. Admission: £5. (023) 8022 5612.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. (PO19 6AP). 2.45pm and 7.45pm. Pressure. Admission: £18-£22. cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 11am. The Hare and the Tortoise. Family theatre production. Admission: £8, conc. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 7.45pm. Tender Loving Care. Production to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day. Admission £12. (023) 9264 6477.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 1pm and 4pm. Peppa Pig’s Big Splash. Admission: £15.50. (023) 9282 8282.

WALKS & TALKS

HAVANT: Bedhampton Social Hall, Bedhampton Road. 10.30am-12.30pm. South East Hampshire Tinnitus Support group meeting. Guest speaker David Stockley from the BTA. Admission: £3.50. For more information call Ann Hudson on 01243 786135.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre. 7.45pm. The riddle of rhymes – the stories behind Havant’s nursery rhyme tiles. Talk from Tessa Daines to explain the background stories behind childhood rhymes. Admission: £5. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy. 3pm. A History of the Royal Navy: The Napoleonic War. Lecture and book signing. Presented by Dr Martin Robson a Naval and Maritime Historian. (023) 9272 7595.

Tomorrow

CONCERT

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido, London Road. 12pm for a 12.30pm start. Last performance of Dave Pearson’s Big Band Orchestra. (023) 9266 2440.

SOUTHSEA: The Bandstand. 1pm-4pm. The Memphis Belle Swing Orchestra. Authentic sounds of big bands of the 40s. This is part of Live at the Bandstand. (023) 9282 6722.

DANCING

PORTCHESTER: Parish Hall, Assheton Court. 7pm-9pm. Ballroom, Latin, sequence dancing. Admission £3.50. (023) 9235 1162.

WICKHAM: Community Centre, Mill Lane. 1.30pm-4pm. Sunday Ballroom Tea Dance. Admission £3. 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

FRATTON: St Mary’s Churchyard, Fratton Road. 4pm. Dickens Fellowship Service. (023) 9282 2687.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 2pm-4pm. Afternoon Teas. Have either a traditional or savoury afternoon tea. Admission: £16. Minimum 48-hours notice required. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Bransbury Park, Eastney. 2pm-5pm. Miniature Railway Rides. Portsmouth Model Engineering Society members offer rides on steam and/or electric locomotives (weather permitting). Rides are 40p per person for two circuits of track. portsmouthmes.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum, Old Commerical Road. 4pm. Commemorating the death of Charles Dickens. Evensong service followed by readings from The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Bleak House. portsmouthmes.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Common. 10am-6pm. The D-Day Experience. Arena displays, military vehicle exhibitors, current Armed Forces’ display, talks by veterans and more . (023) 9284 1400.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Comm

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

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Midday-3.30pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by The Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North Street. (PO10 7DD). 2.30pm-4.30pm. D-Day for Emsworth and its people. Emsworth resident, Bob Duncan, has organised an exhibition on the effects of the war and build-up to D-Day people of Emsworth. 01243 378091.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Community Centre, Westbourne Road. 2pm-6pm. D-Day commeoration exhibition. Will include special tapestry, war-time bicycle, propaganda, posters, caricatures, badges and medals. 01243 378742.

PORTSMOUTH: Spinnaker Tower, Gunwharf. 10am-6pm. Second World War exhibition. Admission: £8.95 adults, £6.95 children. (023) 9285 7520.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Tricorn: Controversy in Concrete ... recollections of the Brutalist structure 10 years after demolition. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Joella Wheatle’s solo exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Ginny Top. Art exhibition from Ginny Top, an MA graduate who won an award from the gallery in 2012. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Lindsay Taylor’s textile exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 3pm. Philomena (12A). Director Stephen Frears. Starring Judy Dench and Steve Coogan. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408.

GARDENS

FROYLE: Froyle Gardens. 2pm-6pm. Six gardens with flowers, vegetables, orchards, greenhouses and wild-flower meadows. Admission: £5.

Rotherwick: Tylney Hall Hotel, Ridge Lane. 10am-4pm. 66 acred garden with extensive woodland. Admission: £4.

UPHAM:Blackdown House. 2pm-5.30pm. Five acre family garden with a colourful herbaceous border. Admission: £4.

WHITCHURCH: Bere Mill, London Road. 1.30pm-5pm. Garden beside the river Test, with carriers and a large lake next to a restored SSSI water meadow. Admission: £5.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 7pm. Dennis Ellsworth. Canadian singer/songwriter. Admission £12. (023) 9238 2888.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm. Angela Brown and the Mighty 45s. Admission: £12. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm. Punk Festival live bands. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHSEA: Auckland Arms, Netley Road (off Clarence Parade). 8.15pm. The Milton James Four. Trad jazz. (023) 9275 2488.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 2.45pm. Tender Loving Care. Production to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day. Admission £12. (023) 9264 6477.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 10am and 1pm. Peppa Pig’s Big Splash. Admission: £15.50. (023) 9282 8282.

WALKS & TALKS

LEE ON THE SOLENT: meet at the Elmore Fishing club car park, off Portsmouth Road. 2pm. Walk around the Wildlife Trust site. Dogs welcome. Donations welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: meet at The Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton Foreshore Walk. A brisk walk across the common to the shore. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: meet at D-Day Museum. 2.30pm. D-Day Guided walk. Ticket from visitor information centre. Admission: £3. (023) 9282 6722.