What’s on for Saturday, October 11, and Sunday, October 12, 2014

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COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8pm. Lee Mack. First live tour in four years. Admission: £27.50. 08448 472362, portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

CONCERT

BORDON: Phoenix Theatre and Arts Centre, Station Road. 7.30pm. Hilary James English Sketches. Traces the history of English rural life in song. Tickets: £10, concession available. 01420 472664, phoenixarts.co.uk.

BISHOPS WALTHAM: St Peter’s Church, St Peter’s Street. 7pm. Solent Male Voice Choir. Performance with the Bishops bells and handbell ringing. To celebrate the band’s 30th anniversary. Supported by Flautissimo – the Southampton Flute Orchestra. Tickets: £7, concession available. 01489 893007.

FAREHAM: St Peter and St Paul Church, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Fareham Philharmonic Choir. Includes Howard Goodall’s Eternal Light, Mendelssohn’s Hear My Prayer and Vaughan William’s Five Mystical Songs. Tickets: £12, concession available. 01329 213899.

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Green. 11am-5pm. Gosport Ukulele Music Festival. More than eight different ukulele acts. Admission: £3 adults, £1 children. Proceeds go to Rowans Hospice and Holy Trinity Church.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street. 7.30pm. Alex Poulton on the baritone and Peter Rhodes on the piano. Admission: £8 for non-members. (023) 9282 0317, portsmouthmusicclub.org.uk.

EVENTS

DENMEAD: All saints Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 10am-4pm. Classic toys and collectibles fair. Admission: £1. (023) 9226 2277.

GOSPORT: St Mary’s Parish Centre, Green Road. 10am-3pm. Scrap Happy Quilters inhouse workshop day. Have a go at patchwork.

HAVANT: Havant Spiritualist Church, Brockhampton Lane. 10.30am-4pm. Workshop day. With Cheryl Brennan. Admission: £15. (023) 9226 1591.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High Street. 10am. Diocesan Spirituality Day. Admisison: £8.50. (023) 9289 9678.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 10.15am-11.30am. Top Banana: Workshop Days. Learn circus skills through led sessions. Booking is essential. Admission: £6.25 for one session, £28.75 for five. 07944 286 278, topbananacircus@gmail.com.

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfred’s Church, George Street. 10.30am. Coffee morning. (023) 9288 2550.

PORTSMOUTH: Hillside and Wymering Centre, Cheltenham Road. Street dance at 10.30am. (023) 9288 2550.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am. See! Make! Do! Join Letty Clarke for family art fun. Admission: £6 per child. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: St Cuthbert’s Church, Hayling Avenue. 6.30pm. Barn Dance.

SOUTHSEA: House Of Bethany, Nelson Road. 10am. Quiet Day. Admission: £6. (023) 9283 3498.

SOUTHSEA: Omega Centre, Omega Street. 11am. Art workshops and talks. Admission prices vary on event. Visit southern.wea.org.uk/omegaarts or call (023) 9229 1346.

TITCHFIELD: St Peter’s Church, Church Street. 1pm. Meon Valley Pilgrimage Trail. 01329 832915.

WATERLOOVILLE: Patrick Howard Dobson Court, Off Coleridge Gardens, Milton Road. 10am-midday. Coffee morning. Raising funds for The Royal British Legion for the Poppy Appeal by the Women’s Section of the Lovedean and District Branch.

WATERLOOVILLE: The Visitors Centre, Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Grave Hill, Horndean. 10am-4pm. Butser Modular Railway Group. Annual running day for engage railway. (023) 9259 4411.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Maureen Moss, June Bryant and Joyce Wood.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North Street. 10.30am-4.30pm. The Emsworth Improvement Scheme 1961-1962. Exhibition of letter and drawings about the Improvement Scheme – to help Britain recover from the war. 01243 378091, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’s work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road. 10am-4pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Join Sammy Sardine and discover why submariners were smelly, why their food was ghastly, and as for their toilets... Free with a valid museum ticket. (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 10am-5pm. Art exhibition from Greg Gilbert of drawings in Biro and pencil. (023) 9247 2700.

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 Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Historic Dockyard. 10am-4.30pm. Racing to War: The Royal Navy and 1914. Exhibition that examines the dramatic opening of the navy’s war and the story of the Royal Navy’s part in the First World War. Free with a valid Historic Dockyard ticket.(023) 9272 7595, royalnavymuseum.org.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Platform 2014. Selection of works from graduates. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.
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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.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No. 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. 7pm. The Hundred-Foot Journey (U). The family of talented cook, Hassan Kadam, has a life filled with both culinary delights and profound loss. He and his family move to France to create a new life. Admission: £8 adults, £6.50 children. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Fareham Social Club, Mill Road. 8.30pm. Bryan Harris.

HAYLING ISLAND: The Hayling Billy, Elm Grove. 9pm. The Lovely Giraffes. Live rock. (023) 9246 4989.

MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road, Portsmouth. 8pm. Punk night. Includes five local bands. Call (023) 9229 6352.

FAREHAM: Hill Park Memorial Working Mens Club, Highlands Road. 8pm. The Italian Job. Rock classics. 01329 280 782, hpmwmc.co.uk.

MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm. Live bands. Featuring The Bermondsey Joy Riders, The Featherz, Mid-Age Rampage and more. Admission: £5. Over 18’s only. 07505 953 063.

PORTSMOUTH: The Cellars at Eastney, Cromwell Road. 8pm. Curved Air. Admission: £16 advance, £18 on the door. (023) 9282 6249.

PORTSMOUTH: Cannaught, Guildford Road. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes with music from the 1950s and ‘60s. PORTSMOUTH: The Tap, London Road. 8.45pm. Reactor 1.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. 5x5.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Stone Free. (023) 9282 1658.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.30pm. Gypsy. Rose Hovick has big plans for her two young duaghters who are subjected to the spotlight from an early age. Tickets: from £15. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.45pm and 7.45pm. Taken At Midnight. Theatre drama that explores a mother’s struggle and her son’s resistance during the Nazi movements. Tickets: £24-£40. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 11.30am and 2.30pm. I Believe In Unicorns. Production of Michael Morpurgo’s children’s novel. Admission: £5 adults, £3 children. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Copacabana. Barry Manilow production of romance and stardom. Admission: from £21.50, concession available. (023) 9282 8282, kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 4.30pm. Did Dickens Reinevnt History. Talk from Dr Chris Pittard on the hugely influential figure. Admission: £5, concession available. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 6pm. A Stella Duffy Talk. Novelist and playwright talks about The Purple Shroud. Admission: £8, concession available. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 8pm. An Audience With Will Self. Author will read from and talk about his new novel Shark. Admission: £10, concession available. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Royal Naval Club and Royal Albert Yacht Club, 17, Pembroke Road (PO1 2NT). 2pm. New Researchers’ Presentations, organised by the Society for Nautical Research (South). All welcome. (023) 9283 1461.

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COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8pm. Lee Mack. First live tour in four years. Admission: £27.50. 08448 472362, portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

DANCING

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

EVENTS

PORTSEA: Groundlings Theatre, Kent Street. 2pm-6pm. Cinderella Open Auditions. Join this year’s panto cast. Audition times depend on age. Call (023) 9273 7370 or visit groundlings.co.uk for information.

PORTSMOUTH: Southsea Community Centre, St Paul’s Square, King Street. 9.30am-5pm. Trends Entertainment. Choreographer and director Antony Johns will give tips on how to stand out on stage, try on the costumes and learn the dance moves. Admission: £30. trendsentertainment.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-3pm. The Sunday Book Fair. Second-hand book fair. (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.

SOUTHSEA: Omega Centre, Omega Street. 10am. Art workshops and talks. Admission prices vary on event. Visit southern.wea.org.uk/omegaarts or call (023) 9229 1346.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Maureen Moss, June Bryant and Joyce Wood.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North Street. 2.30pm-4.30pm. The Emsworth Improvement Scheme 1961-1962. Exhibition of letter and drawings about the Improvement Scheme – to help Britain recover from the war. 01243 378091, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’s work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734.

GOSPORT: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road. 10am-4pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Join Sammy Sardine and discover why submariners were smelly, why their food was ghastly, and as for their toilets... Free with a valid museum ticket. (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.


PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Historic Dockyard. 10am-4.30pm. Racing to War: The Royal Navy and 1914. Exhibition that examines the dramatic opening of the navy’s war and the story of the Royal Navy’s part in the First World War. Free with a valid Historic Dockyard ticket.(023) 9272 7595, royalnavymuseum.org.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Platform 2014. Selection of works from graduates. (023) 9277 8080, aspex.org.uk.

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.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: The Lord Raglan, Gueen Street. 9pm. The Chai Wallahs.

PORTSMOUTH: The Phoenix, Torrington Road, North End. 6pm. Beau.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. The Hold Steady. Plus special guest the So So Glos. Admission: £16. (023) 9286 3911, wedgewood-rooms.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8pm. Attila Vural. Swiss experiemental acoustic. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHWICK: The Golden Lion, High Street. 8.15pm-11pm. Jazz gig. Staring Milton James Hot Four. (023) 9275 2488.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 2.30pm. Nelson Trail Guided Walk. Follow the Nelson Trail and discover more about his last visit to Portsmouth. Admission: £3. Tickets from The City Museum or the D-Day Museum.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at The Good Companion Pub, Moorings Way, Milton. 2.30pm. Milton Foreshore Walk. A brisk walk over uneven footpaths across the common to the shore. Led by Volunteer walkers. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Volunteer walk leaders needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.

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