What’s on for Saturday September 28 and Sunday September 29, 2013

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A guide to what’s on around the area this weekend

TODAY

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Deep House Sessions (Radio 1, Kiss FM), Colin Dale, Fabio. Admission £6 before 9pm, £8 after. (023) 9229 6352.

CONCERTS

GOSPORT: St Mary’s Catholic Church, High Street. 7.30pm. Pontypridd Male Voice Choir in concert. Admission £7.50.

PORTSMOUTH: St James’ Church, 287, Milton Road. 7.30pm. Wyndcliffe Voices in concert. Directed by Philip Drew. Admission £5. Part of our ongoing centenary celebrations. (023) 9273 1130, 07512 354 481.

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Church, Albert Road. 12.30pm. Pompulele 2013 Ukulele Festival. Presented by the Pompey Pluckers. Public Jam: sing along and enjoy ukulele players from around the south. Ukulele players and groups invited to perform. £3 voluntary admission.

TITCHFIELD: St Peter’s Church, Church Street (PO14 4AG). 7.30pm. Wessex Chamber Choir in concert. The first half of the programme explores the development of English sacred music from Tudor times to the present day followed by a light and varied second half with music by Gershwin and Offenbach, etc. Admission: £10 (inc interval glass of wine or soft drink). Tickets available from (01329) 846418, (01329) 351893, or on door. Proceeds to Friends of St Peter’s and the Wessex Chamber Choir.

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Conservative Club Function Room, Spur Road. 7.30pm for 8pm-11pm. Club-50 Disco. Golden oldies and disco classics. With Denis Kaye. All welcome. Admission: £4 members, £5 guests. (023) 9225 1958 or club-50.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Admiral Lord Nelson School, Dundas Lane, Copnor (PO3 5XT). 8pm-11pm. Saturday Ballroom Dance. Plus some sequence dancing. BYO, no wet bar. Admission: £4. (023) 9273 3393, 07980 058 310, ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Christ Church, Stoke Road. 7.30pm. Happy Birthday Cornerstone! Celebrating 50 years of a Christian Bookshop in Gosport. First 50 guess receive a free goody bag.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Working Steam Museum, Iron Hill. 7pm-10pm. Fairground at Night. Step back in time to experience the magical nature of the Edwardian fairground as the sights, sounds and smells all come alive as darkness falls! (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane (PO17 6DD). 7pm-11pm. Grand Reopening after bar refurbishment. All welcome to come along and see what we have to offer. (01329) 832470.

PORTSMOUTH: Beam Engine House, Henderson Road, Eastney. 1pm-5pm. Eastney Beam Engine House Open Day. See the magnificent Boulton and Watt Beam Engine in its original site. Admission free. (023) 9282 7261.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Progressive Spiritualist Church, 2, Vivash Road, Fratton (PO1 1PR). 7.30pm. An Evening of Mediumship. With Patricia Hall.

SOUTHSEA: St Jude’s Church, Kent Road. 2.30pm-3.30pm. A Service of Healing. A time of prayer and reflection and a chance to ask God for healing in your life or the life of others.

WIDLEY: Christ Church Hall, London Road. 11am-4pm. Portsmouth and District Branch of the British Cactus and Succulent Society Autumn Show. Plant sales and light refreshments available throughout the day. Admission £1.

EXHIBITIONS

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

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 10.30am-4.30pm. The Boat Project: The Legacy. The boat Collective Spirit – made from a multitude of donated pieces including timber from Echo and Terror – was launched in May 2012 and this exhibition describes the ideas behind the project and what is hoped for the future. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition. All 100 winning and commended images from the 2012 competition are on display. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-4.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9254 5036, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Bedales Gallery, Church Road, Steep. 10am-1pm. Documentary Photography from Bangladesh. The photographer, curator and activist Shahidul Alam is the founder of the award-winning Drik Agency and Pathshala, the leading South Asian Institute of Photography. (01730) 711511, bedales.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. No Place Like Pompey. lFootball in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth. A Study in Sherlock. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

DENMEAD: Community Centre, School Lane (PO7 6LU). Robot and Frank (12A); 7pm doors for 7.30pm. Directed by Jake Schreier. Starring: Frank Langella, James Marsden, Liv Tyler and Susan Sarandon. Admission £5. (023) 9225 6132.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Elysium (15); 7pm. USA, 2013. Directed by Noah Baumbach. Starring: Matt

Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley. A Making Waves Film Festival presentation. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Coal Exchange, 21, South Street. The Naked Flames. (01243) 375866.

FAREHAM: Bold Forester, Forester Road, Soberton Heath. 8pm. Lawless Nation. (01329) 833276.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Gloria Miller. Soul, Motown, jazz and blues. Admission £4 members, £7 guests.

NORTH MUNDHAM: Village Hall. 8pm. Chichester Country Music Club Dance. Featuring: Yorkie. Admission: £5. (01243) 527966, 787008, or (01489) 896323.

PORTSMOUTH: Blue Anchor, London Road. 8.45pm. Reactor 1.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11.30pm. Pompey Modfest 5. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 9pm. Vinls. Dave Barrett will be heading his new band.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Mary Jane. Celtic rock band. rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Up The Beat.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Local Band Acoustic Showcase. Featuring Caolin Clay, Mike Vaughn, plus more. Admission £4. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Cabman’s Rest, Plymouth Street/Hyde Park Road. 8pm. Arrows Karaoke.

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

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8pm. The English Quarter. Rock covers band. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The 149 Club, Albert Road. 7.30pm doors. RPM Disco. With a night of 80s music. Admission free before 8pm; members £2, guests £3 after.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Skunk Funk. Soul/funk band. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 7pm. Hobbie Stuart. Plus special guests. Admission: £8 (£6 NUS). (023) 9286 3911.

WICKHAM: The Kings Head, The Square. 9pm. The White Knuckle Blues Band. (01329) 832123.

STAGE

BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Barbados House, Station Road. 7.30pm. Trivial Pursuits. Comedy by Frank Vickery, presented by the Phoenix Players. Admission £9, concs. (01420) 472 664.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.45pm, 7.45pm. Another Country. By Julian Mitchell. Directed by Jeremy Herrin. Scandal in a 1930s English public school. Admission: £30.50, concs. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Theatre in the Park, Oaklands Park. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Neville’s Island. A comedy in thick fog by Tim Firth. Starring Adrian Edmundson, Rufus Hound, John Marquez and Tim McMullan. Admission: £16-£37, concs. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Nights on Broadway – The Bee Gees Story. Admission £17.50, concs. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 8pm. Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park. A new adaptation by Tim Luscombe, directed by Colin Blumenau. Admission: £20.50-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. The Ghost Train. HumDrum bring Arnold Ridley’s ever-popular comedy thriller to life. Admission £9, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7pm. Michael Morpurgo. A chance to hear the best-selling author talk about his latest books. Admission £6, concs. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 10.30am, 2pm. James and the Giant Peach. By Roald Dahl, adapted by David Wood. Admission: £15.50-£17.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 3pm, 7.30pm. Noël Coward’s Present Laughter. Presented by One Off Productions. Admission £8-£12, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 2.30pm, 8pm. The Grand Gesture. Simon Duff is on the scrap heap and wants to end it all ... and so begins this comedy about a man on the edge. Admission £16-£20, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

TOMORROW

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 2pm-11pm. Lush FM Radio Launch Party. (023) 9229 6352.

CONCERTS

CHICHESTER: Christ Church, Old Market Avenue (off South Street). 2pm doors for 2.30pm-4.30pm. Music on Sundays. Featuring The Sussex Camerata String Quartet: Rita French and Martin Cannings (violins), Jane Taunton (viola) and Christopher Cooper (cello). Music by Haydn, Beethoven and Turina. Visitors and new members welcome. (01243) 527425, musiconsundays.co.uk.

CHICHESTER: St Mary Our Lady Church, Church Lane, Sidlesham. 3pm. Afternoon Recital in aid of Macmillan. Featuring: Jacquelyn Fugelle (soprano), Emma Alexandra (clarinet) and Mark Dancer (piano). Admission free. (01243) 779664.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 2pm. Gosport Theatre Organ Concert. Featuring Victor Patterson. Admission £6. (01329) 310592.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 5pm. The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Presented by Ray McVay and featuring the Moonlight Serenaders and the swinging jazz band The Uptown Hall Gang. Admission £19, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

DANCING

PORTCHESTER: Parish Hall, Assheton Court (off Castle Street). 7pm-9pm. Ballroom Dance. Admission £3.50 (inc tea/cake). (023) 9235 1162.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Evening Bingo and Quiz in the Lounge.

FARNHAM: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Reeds Road, Tilford (GU10 2DL). 10am-5pm. Harvest Home. A special day to mark the end of the farming year and the 40th anniversary of the opening of the museum. (01252) 795571, rurallife.plus.com/rlc.

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: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 1pm. New Songs Circle. Come along to learn and play a few new songs. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 10.30am-3.30pm. Wedding Fayre. PMN Wedding Fayre, with in excess of 70 of the best local wedding suppliers, all ready to help you with your wedding day requirements. Admission £2. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: St Faith’s Church, Crasswell Street, Landport. 9.30am. Harvest Service. A chance to thank God for the gift of creation which we enjoy every day and to think about how we can share those gifts with others.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. 10am. Harvest Service. A chance to thank God for the gift of creation which we enjoy every day and to think about how we can share those gifts with others. 6.30pm. Parish Harvest Supper. You are invited to join members of the parish in a harvest supper – a ploughman’s meal – and entertainment provided buy members of the churches and a ‘surprise’ item by the clergy and ministers of the three churches. Tickets are £2, available from the churches or (023) 9282 2990.

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfrid’s Church, George Street. 9.30am. Harvest Service. A chance to thank God for the gift of creation which we enjoy every day and to think about how we can share those gifts with others.

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. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

EMSWORTH: Museum, 10b, North Street. 2.30pm-4.30pm. The Boat Project: The Legacy. The boat Collective Spirit – made from a multitude of donated pieces including timber from Echo and Terror – was launched in May 2012 and this exhibition describes the ideas behind the project and what is hoped for the future. (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-4.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9254 5036, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. No Place Like Pompey. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth. A Study in Sherlock. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 6pm for 7pm. Back to the Future (PG). Starring Michael J Fox as Marty McFly. Part of the Making Waves Fillm Festival. Followed by Portsmouth’s own Velvetine playing a full set of songs from the 50s and 80s. Admission £16.50, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (PG); 3.30pm. USA, 2013. Directed by Thor Freudenthal. Starring: Logan Lerman, Alexandra Daddario and Nathan Fillion. A Making Waves Film Festival presentation. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Jedward: Young Love. Join Jedward for a Jepic concert. Admission £18. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 7.15pm. My Darling Clementine. Featuring husband and wife duo Michael Weston King and Lou Dalgleish. Admission £15. (023) 9238 2888.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11pm. Dean Friedman. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Hilsea Lido, London Road, Hilsea. 12.30pm-2.40pm. Dave Pearson’s Big Band Orchestra. (023) 9266 2440.

PORTSMOUTH: The Gun Room, RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8pm. Tongues & Grooves. Featuring Costa prize winner John Hayes with critically-acclaimed poet Myra Schneider. Music from Nathalie Gunn. Admission £3/£4. tongues-and-grooves.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Tap, London Road, North End. 5pm. Velvet Imagination. Soul funk, blues jazz.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 2pm-6pm. Acoustic Afternoon with Herbie, Keith, Graham and gang. All welcome to listen or join in.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 2.30pm. Lost Cause Half Dayer. Come down to the Joiners Arms and sell your unwanted band! Admission £6. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Fifth Hants Volunteer Arms, Albert Road. 3pm. Lou Taylor.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 6pm. The Kings of Swing: Frank and Dean. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Alley Cats Open Mic Night. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. The Temperance Movement; The Graveltones; Samuel Taylor. Admission £8.50. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 10.30am, 2pm. James and the Giant Peach. By Roald Dahl, adapted by David Wood. Admission: £15.50-£17.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

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