What’s On for Saturday June 9, 2012

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

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Tiger Tiger Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays. 6pm doors for 8pm-10pm (last entry 7.45pm). Jongleurs Comedy Night. Featuring: Tom Price, Luke Toulson, Dave Longley and Steve Gribbin. Admission £15. (023) 9288 2244.

CONCERTS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: The Michael Nott Rotunda, Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street. 7.30pm. Portsmouth Music Club Concert. Featuring Eleanor Taylor (vocal) and Laura Hemsley (flute). Visitors and new members warmly welcomed. Admission: £7 visitors, £6 members. portsmouthmusicclub.org.uk.

PRIVETT: Holy Trinity Church (near West Meon Hut. (6.30pm doors for 7.30pm. A Summer Concert. Featuring the Froxfield Choir and the Gandolpho Players. Admission: £15, concs. Tickets available from One Tree Bookshop, (01730) 261199 or Froxfield Village Stores (01730) 827778.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls Ballroom, Bury Road. 7.30pm-11.45pm. Freestyle Jive Dance to the music of Some Like It Hot, plus DJ. 50s era jive music. (023) 9242 8732.

EVENTS

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

CHICHESTER: Chichester Cathedral. 10am-6pm. Festival of Flowers. Every Book Tells a Story. Admission: £9 (after 4pm £7). (01243) 812480.

FAREHAM: West Street pedestrianised precinct. 9am-3pm. Gardeners’ Fair. Around 30 local horticultural businesses and community groups will sell and showcase everything you need to enhance your garden. Entertainment by solo female vocalist Debbie Cobbett.

GOSPORT: Fort Brockhurst, Gunners Way. 11am-3pm. Open Day. Walk around this 1860s fort and learn about its military history. (023) 9258 1059.

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. 9.15am. Cycle ride to Triangle Centre, Liss and Selborne. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10.30am-3pm. Makers Monthly Market. Offering contemporary arts and crafts where every item is created by hand. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Steam Collection, Iron Hill. 11am-5pm. LL (Local Locomotion) Club Rally. Annual visit to Holcombe by the LL Club. Admission £13, concs. (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

PETWORTH: The Moncrieff-Bray Gallery, Woodruffs Farm, Egdean. 7pm. The Conference of Birds. Musicians exploring the artistic use of birdsong, humans becoming birds in a short film presentation. With an exhibition of Deborah Gourlay’s mixed media bird paintings and the summer sculpture show. Admission £20, concs.

PORTSMOUTH: HMS Warrior 1860, Historic Dockyard. 10am-4.30pm. Family Activity Area. Enjoy pirate art and craft, costumed role play, colouring and quiz sheets.

PORTSMOUTH: Mary Rose, Historic Dockyard. 11am-midday, 2pm-4pm. How to Look Good Tudor Style. Try on one of our costumes and step back in time. Bring a camera to capture the moment.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Historic Dockyard. 10.30am-1pm. National Service Certificates Demystified. An intermediate practical half-day workshop. Participants are required to have a copy of their ancestor’s service certificate prior to the workshop. b(023) 9272 3795.

PORTSMOUTH: St Faith’s Church, Crasswell Street, Landport. 10am. British Orthodox Service. Join the British Orthodox Community in our city for its monthly service at St Faith’s.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Parish Hall, Links Lane. 10am-1pm. Craft Fair. Locally handmade crafts by local people. Including textiles, jewellery, book binding, pewter, ceramics, candles, cards, beads, glass, woodwork, quilting and furniture renovation, etc. Refreshments available.

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House and Garden, Selborne Hill. 10am-4pm. How Does Your Garden Grow? Half-term activities. Children of all ages are invited to come along and take part in these fun but interesting activities. Outdoor clothes and footwear a must. 10.30am-5.15pm. Unusual Plants Fair. A plants extravaganza with over 30 speciallist growers of rare and unuslual plants, shrubs and seeds. (01420) 511275, or gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

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.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.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.

SELBORNE: Selborne Gallery, The Plestor. 11am-5pm. Hampshire Artists’ Co-operative Spring Exhibition. With guest artists Mary Herdman and Jo Ellis. (01420) 511347.

GIGS

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls Ballroom, Bury Road. 8pm. Ricky Zalez. From the London stage. (023) 9251 0012.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. Ready Steady Go! Admission: £14 in advance, £15 on door. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7pm. Rock Challenge. A memorable and life-changing event for schools, teachers, communities and young people alike. Admission £11. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106 Copner Road. 8.30pm. Spirit.

PORTSMOUTH: Old Canal, Shirley Avenue, Eastney. 8.30pm. Steve Williams.

PORTSMOUTH: Old House At Home, Locksway Road, Milton. Karaoke, 6pm; All Or Nothing, 9pm-midnight.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. Viva Santana. Latin rock tribute. Admission: £10 advance, £12 door. (023) 8055 5366.

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

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

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Zegema Beach Summer Beach Party. Plus special guests: Know One; Popes Of Chillitown; Slick Minded Individuals; Robb Blake; Hot Source DJs till late. Admission: £5. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Station Road. 2pm. The Mission. Children across Hampshire have been asked to create a story based on the title: The Mission. Presented by Proteus Theatre Company. Admission: £5. (01420) 472664, phoenix-arts.co.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.30pm, 7.45pm. Canvas. Comedy by Michael Wynne. Admission: £29.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Fiddler on the Roof. Presented by Stage One Youth Theatre. Admission £10.50, concs. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Love’s Labour. A new play by Jacquie Penrose, presented by Bench Theatre. Admission: £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Road, West Town. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Radio Times. Musical set in 1941, presented by CCADS. Admission £10, concs. (023) 9246 6363 (10am-midday, Mon-Sat), box office.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office Garden, Museum Road. 1.30pm, 7.30pm. Hamlet. Come early and enjoy a picnic before watching Shakespeare’s masterpiece. Admission £16, concs. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, Curzon Howe Road, Portsea. 8pm. Cabaret. Set in a decadent Berlin nightclub in 1931. Admission: dinner, £17.50, concs; show only, £12.50, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PURBROOK: Deverell Hall, London Road. 7pm doors for 7.30pm. School for Murder. Presented by the Deverell Players. Admission: £5, concs. (023) 9223 2289.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2pm, 7.30pm. Steel Magnolias. Starring: Kacey Ainsworth, Isla Blair, Cheryl Campbell, Cherie Lunghi, Sadie Pickering and Denise Welch. Admission: £16-£28. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. One Night in Vegas. Starring Martyn Lucas. Admission: £19. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Mary Shelley. Daughter of Mary Wollstonecraft, lover of Shelley, author of Frankenstein. Admission: £20, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PETERSFIELD: meet Beckham Lane (off Winchester Road, GR SU739238). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. An eight-and-a-half-mile walk. All welcome. (01730) 269253.

SUNDAY, JUNE 10

COMEDY

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. Chris Addison: The Time Is Now, Again. With his brand new show. Admission: £21. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

EVENTS

BOGNOR REGIS: Jubilee Fields, Chalcraft Lane, North Bersted (PO21 5UB). Entries from 11.30am; Judging from 1pm. Companion Dog Show. All classes, breed, obedience and novelty, also good citizen bronze award, stalls, refreshments, raffle, etc. Organised by Bognor Regis and District Dog Training Club. In aid of Hounds for Heroes. (01243) 820155, bognordogclub.org.uk.

COSHAM: meet outside Cosham Library, Spur Road. 9.30am. Cycle ride to Goodwood, Littlehampton and Chichester Canal. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

GOSPORT: Fort Brockhurst, Gunners Way. 11am-3pm. Open Day. Walk around this 1860s fort and learn about its military history. Part of Gosport’s Big Day Out. (023) 9258 1059.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). Midday-4pm. Jazz on the Jetty with Chris Walker’s Old Thumper Dixie 5. Part of Gosport’s Big Day Out. Jug collection, with all proceeds going tothe Saving HMS Alliance Appeal. (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Steam Collection, Iron Hill. 11am-5pm. LL (Local Locomotion) Club Rally. Annual visit to Holcombe by the LL Club. Admission £13, concs. (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

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: HMS Warrior 1860, Historic Dockyard. 10am-4.30pm. Family Activity Area. Enjoy pirate art and craft, costumed role play, colouring and quiz sheets.

PORTSMOUTH: Mary Rose, Historic Dockyard. 11am-midday, 2pm-4pm. How to Look Good Tudor Style. Try on one of our costumes and step back in time. Bring a camera to capture the moment.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. 4pm. Dickens Fellowship Service. Join members of the local branch of the Dickens Fellowship in celebrating the anniversary of his death with a service and tea at the church where he was baptised. Choral evensong followed by tea and readings from Dickens.

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House and Garden, Selborne Hill. 10am-4pm. How Does Your Garden Grow? Half-term activities. Children of all ages are invited to come along and take part in these fun but interesting activities. Outdoor clothes and footwear a must. 10.30am-5.15pm. Unusual Plants Fair. A plants extravaganza with over 30 speciallist growers of rare and unuslual plants, shrubs and seeds. (01420) 511275, or gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

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. 1pm-4.15pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. 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.

SELBORNE: Selborne Gallery, The Plestor. 11am-5pm. Hampshire Artists’ Co-operative Spring Exhibition. With guest artists Mary Herdman and Jo Ellis. (01420) 511347.

FILMS

SOUTHSEA: D-Day Museum, Clarence Esplanade. 2pm-3.30pm. A World War. Films in the museum cinema telling the story of the second world war across the globe. There will be a short interval. No booking required (023) 9282 7261.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. Walt Disney’s Pinocchio. (U); 2pm. Admission: £3, concs. La Dolce Vita (Life Is Beautiful). (PG); 4pm. Directed by: Federico Fellini. Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg and Anouk Aimee. Admission: £5, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

GIGS

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 3pm-5pm. Jake Cogan in Concert. Admission £8 in advance, £10 door. (01252) 745444.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). Midday-4pm. Jazz on the Jetty with Chris Walker’s Old Thumper Dixie 5. Part of Gosport’s Big Day Out. Jug collection, with all proceeds going tothe Saving HMS Alliance Appeal. (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

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.

SOUTHSEA: Florence Arms, 18-20, Florence Road. 8.15pm-11pm. Delta Syncopators. Traditional jazz band. (023) 9287 5700.

SOUTHSEA: Marmion Tavern, Marmion Road. 5pm-8pm. Dave D.

SOUTHSEA: The Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Esplanade, 6pm. The Fabulous Rachael Hawnt and Friends Sunday Session. (023) 9229 5195.

GARDENS

EMSWORTH: Wesbourne Village. 10.30am-5pm. Village Gardens Open. The

owners of 18 village gardens will open their gardens for the public. In the Parish Hall there will be a plant stall, refreshments and a raffle. All proceeds to local charities. Admission: £7 (covers all open gardens). westbourneopengardens.co.uk.

STAGE.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7.30pm. Russell Watson. With special guest Lara Wright and the London Concert Orchestra. Admission £29.50-£55. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: meet in Elmore Fishing Club car park, Portsmouth Road (SZ 59 997). 2pm. South Browndown Guided Walk. A guided walk led by Richard Hedley. Organised by Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust, Gosport branch. Suggested donation £1.50.

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 Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

MONDAY, JUNE 11

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.

WICKHAM: Community Centre, Mill Lane. 1.30pm-4pm. Monday Tea Dance. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9273 3393, 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

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: Milton Village Hall, Milton Road. 6pm. Zumba Fitness. A six-week course is £18. 07582 370 900.

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.

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.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

GIGS

NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane. 8.30pm. Forest Folk. Featuring Le Vent Du Nord. All welcome. Admission: £14. (023) 9226 4288, info@forestfolk.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Executive Suite, Inn Lodge, Burrfields Road. 8pm. Portsmouth Jazz Club. Featuring The Steve Waterman Band. (023) 9225 5806, 9229 8161, portsmouthjazz.com.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Brook, 466, Portswood Road. 8pm doors. Devildriver. Metal quintet. Admission: £13 advance, £15 door. (023) 8055 5366.

EVENTS

HEDGE END: The Berry Theatre, Wildern Lane. 7pm-9pm. Writers Hub. Monthly event led by playwright Sean Tyler for all writers who live or work in and around Hampshire. Admission: £5 per session. (01489) 799499, theberrytheatre.co.uk.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Canvas. Comedy by Michael Wynne. Admission: £29.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm, 10pm. La Fille à la Mode. Part of Winchester Fashion Week, presented by Dante or Die. Admission: £15. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

COSHAM: The Link (formerly Uncle Tom’s Cabin), Havant Road. 7.15pm for 7.30pm. You Know What Sailors Are (Merchant Naval records). Talk by Jeanne Bunting, 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.

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.