What’s on for Saturday, November 15 and Sunday, November 16, 2014

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What’s on around the area this weekend

SATURDAY

CONCERT

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Anglican Cathedral, High Street, PO1 2HH. 7.30pm. Reflection & Remembrance. Elgar’s The Spirit of England , Parry’s Jerusalem and a new composition by Adrian Bawtree called 1914...And They Went To War. Portsmouth Festival Choir, soprano and tenor soloists. Tickets £15 adults, £12 concessions, £5 students. Under 16s go free. Tickets can be bought from Portsmouth Cathedral Bookshop, call (023) 9282 3300.

DANCING

TITCHFIELD: Community Centre, Mill Street. 7.30pm. 50-50 dance. Admission: £7.

WICKHAM: Community Centre, Mill Lane. 8pm-11pm. Saturday Ballroom Dance. Admission £4. 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

HAVANT: Bedhampton Methodist Church, Havant, PO9 3TF. 1.30 to 3.15pm. Christmas Fayre. Stalls, Raffle and refeshments in aid of the church. Admission: 20p

HAYLING ISLAND: United Reformed Church Hall, Mengham. 9.30am. Craft Fair. Organised by The Rowans Haying Island Support Group.

HORNDEAN: Butser Ancient Farm (Chalton/ Clanfield turnoff on A3). 2pm-4pm. Young Archaeologists Club. For youngsters aged eight to 16 with a different theme each month, this month: weapons. Admission £3. (023) 9259 8838, or butserancientfarm.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 10.15am-11.30am. Top Banana Workshop Days. Circus Skills including diablo and juggling. Single session £6.25, Five sessions £28.75. Call 07944 286278 or email topbananacircus@gmail.com for any further information.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Christmas Contemporary Makers Fair. Free admission. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ, 10.30am-4pm. War Horse tank comes to Portsmouth Museum. Discover the revolutionary role of the tank in the First World War as the replica used in the film War Horse comes to Portsmouth. Talk at 2pm, visit the Lest We Forget First World War Centenary Exhibition. Free admission, call (023) 9283 4779.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street, PO1 2LN, 10am-4pm. Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors hold a ‘carve-in’. Please call (02392) 599 153 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Infant School, Collingwood Road, Southsea, PO5 2SR. 10am-midday. Jumble Sale. Admission: 50p, £2 for earlybird entry at 9.45am. Contact the school office at (023) 9282 8176.

EXHIBITIONS

SOUTHSEA: Coastguard Tavern pub, Clarendon Road. 10am to 6pm. Portsmouth artists MydogSighs and Midge displaying artwork printed on antique music sheets in a show called ‘Together in Solitude’.

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Belinda and David Johnson.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm Mon to Sat. The Artists Rifles. Exhibition showcasing the work of soldiers from the Artists Rifles volunteer regiment. Free admission, closed Suns and Bank Holidays. For more information visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, 10am-2pm. Lee-on-the-Solent Art Group. Free entry, call (02392) 550 581.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West Street, PO16 9TX. Art Exhibition By Maureen and Terry Flynn. Original watercolours and fine art prints. Visit flynnspaintings.com

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: First Floor, Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DX, 9am-5pm. Temporary Men: Women in WWI. Artwork celebrating the role of Portsmouth women as “Temporary Men” during the First World War, funded by Portsmouth City Council and the Armed Forces Community Covenant. Free admission, call (023) 9264 9000.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Seven Ages Of Woman, Photography Exhibition By UoP Graduate Tyran Hawthorn. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: Lodge Art Gallery, Victoria Park Corner, Anglesea Road. 10am-5pm. Inspired By Nature. University of Portsmouth graduate Maria Miller. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Early Warning Signs. Ongoing project by Ellie Harrison on climate change. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.org.uk.

FILM

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard. 5pm. The Terminator (15). Directed by James Cameron, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn. Visit no6cinema.co.uk

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard. 7.30pm. The Terminator 2: Judgement Day – Director’s Cut (15). Directed by James Cameron, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong. Visit no6cinema.co.uk

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Milton Arms in the Barn, 174 Milton Road, 7pm-late. Live Punk Bands. Admission: £5. Over 18s only. Call 07505 953063.

PORTSMOUTH: Milton Arms, Front Bar, Milton Road, 7pm-late. Zetan Spore play trance. Free entry, over 18s only. Call 07505 953063.

PORTSMOUTH: Moneyfields Club, Moneyfields Road, 830pm-late. Ken Mayes performs 50s and 60s hits.

SOUTHSEA: The RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road. 8.30pm. Petty Criminals. (023) 9282 0896, rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Fountain Inn, The Green, 8.30pm. Trevor Johns. (023) 9307 2783.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.45pm and 7.45pm. Frankie And Johnny In The Clair De Lune. In a New York apartment Johnny is trying to persuade his colleague that they have something special. Tickets: £24-£33. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Fiddler On The Roof. Tevye, the local milkman in the village of Anatevka, has always stuck by his traditions but now his headstrong daughters want to mary for love rather than what is chosen for them. Admission: £15, concession available. (023) 9282 8282, kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS AND TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: University of Portsmouth, Milldam Building, room 1.01, Burnaby Road, PO1 3AS. 6pm-7pm. Award-winning poet John Burnside gives a public reading. Admission: £5.

SUNDAY

DANCING

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

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Wallington Village Hall, Broadcut, PO16 8ST. 10.30am-4.30pm. Vintage, Antique, Collectors and Craft Fair. Admission: 50p, tables £22.50 for sellers, two for £35. To book a table call 07948 707 558.

GOSPORT: Explosion Museum, Priddy’s Hard. 11am-3pm. Christmas Craft and Shopping Fair. Featuring local hand-crafted gifts, cupcakes, crackers, Christmas lanterns, candles, art, ceramics and face painting for the childen. Free entry and parking to the craft fair, museum entry fees apply.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Christmas Contemporary Makers Fair. Featuring modern crafts from Mitzi Broadbent, Jo Calverly, Sylvaine Frouin,

Anikó Gajdocsi, Bryony Jennings and Carly Mann. Free admission. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.org.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Belinda and David Johnson.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Seven Ages Of Woman, Photography Exhibition By UoP Graduate Tyran Hawthorn. Free admission, for opening times call 0844 847 2362.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ, 10.30am-4pm. War Horse tank comes to Portsmouth Museum. Discover the revolutionary role of the tank in the First World War as the replica used in the film War Horse comes to Portsmouth. Talk at 2pm, visit the Lest We Forget First World War Centenary Exhibition. Free admission, call (023) 9283 4779.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-5pm. Early Warning Signs. Ongoing project by Ellie Harrison on climate change. Free admission, call (023) 9277 8080 or visit aspex.org.uk.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: Drift Bar. Son Of Jack, Indigo Vat, Ollie Goodwin, Iscalis. Tickets: £3.