What’s on for Saturday September 7 and Sunday September 8, 2013

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A guide to what’s on around the area today and tomorrow.

CLUBBING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 8pm-1am. Gosport Soul Club. Large dance floor (talc allowed). Admission £5 on door.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. George Love’s House/Tech House Inland Nights. Admission £5. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 10pm-2.30am. Funkt*If*Ino. Funkt*If*I*No All-Star DJs; Hand Solo on live percussion. Admission £5. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm-10.30pm. Instant Soop! Award-winning improv team. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

EVENTS

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

ALTON: Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton. Pride and Prejudice Play reading. Join us for a reading of a new play version of Jane Austen’s most-loved novel. The performed reading will be in full costume. Admission £7, concs. (01420) 83262, jane-austens-house-museum.org.uk.

FAREHAM: Catisfield Memorial Hall, Catisfield Lane, Catisfield. 1pm-4pm. Catisfield Horticultural Society Autumn Show. Many different classes in sections such as: flowers, vegetables, fruit, floral art, children’s, craft & home produce, plus the ‘top tray’ & ‘top vase’ classes. Visitors and new members welcome. (01329) 312269 or catisfield.com/CHS.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. County Darts: Hampshire v London.

FAREHAM: West Street pedestrianised precinct. 9am-2pm. Farmers’ Market. Sample before you buy from the people who actually produce, and taste the difference in quality whilst supporting your local farming and rural community.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 11am-midday. Wildlife Story Time Special. Wild animals, large and small – stories and crafts on the wild side for all. Suitable for under-10s accompanied by an adult. For ages five plus. Admission free. No need to book but places will be limited. (023) 9252 3463.

HAMBLEDON: Barn Farm Educational Working Farm, Bunns Lane, Hipley (near Horse & Jockey pub). 10am-midday. Visiting Animals. Also many stalls. Admission £1 (inc coffee/soft drink). (023) 9226 8096.

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. Midday-4pm, 7pm-11pm. Haslemere Beer Festival. Over 40 cask-conditioned cooled ales plus cider, perry and wine. Many will be locally sourced from Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex. Admission £5 (midday-4pm), £6 (7pm-11pm). (01428) 642161 for further details.

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Hayling Park, Station Road. 1.30pm disabled, 2pm, general public. Hayling Island Horticultural Society Main Summer Show: Dahlias and Horticulture. Plus much more to see and enjoy. Not forgetting afternoon teas with home made cakes. haylingislandhorticulturalsociety.org.uk.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Lee Community Centre, Twyford Drive. 1.30pm. Lee Horticultural Society Autumn Show. Prize presentations at 3.30pm (by the Mayor of Gosport) followed by a sale of exhibited items and a raffle. All welcome. (023) 9255 4616.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Working Steam Museum, Iron Hill. 11am-5pm. Model Weekend. Building on last year’s successful event, the museum be holding an expanded model weekend which will attract all kinds of models and modellers. (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Technology Department, Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street. 10am-4pm. Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors Carve-in. All welcome. (023) 9259 9153 for further information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Progressive Spiritualist Church, 2, Vivash Road, Fratton (PO1 1PR). 7.30pm. Evening of Mediumship. With Colleen Giddings. Admission £3.50 members, £4 non-members.

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. stcuthbertwithstaidan.org.uk, or messychurch.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. 10am-midday. Nearly New Sale and Open Day. Visit this historic church and climb the tower for panoramic views of the city, or pick through the bargains at the nearly new sale. Refreshments also available.

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfrid’s Church, George Street. 10.30am. Coffee Morning.

STUBBINGTON: Scout Hut (next to Community Centre), Stubbington Lane (PO14 2PP). 10am-1pm. Charity Table Top Sale. Lots of stalls, including bric-a-brac, cats’ protection items, bottles, craft, tombola. Meet Ginger the cat. In aid of Fareham & Waterlooville District Cats Protection. Admission 50p (inc drink).

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Parish Room, High Street. 2pm-4pm. Titchfield Gardeners Club Annual Horticultural Show.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Midday-3.30pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Lisa Kerry (acrylics) and the Rev David Lacey (watercolours). 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. World-renowned annual exhibition puts the spotlight on the rarely-seen wonders of the natural world. 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 ... A funny family exhibition looking at the Horrible side of life as a submariner. (023) 9254 5036, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Teddy Bear Story ... featuring 150 teddy bears, including many rare and diverse examples of the toy. 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.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: St John’s Church, 120, Redhill Road. 9am-3.45pm. Flower Festival. Celebrating the 175th anniversary of the church.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Much Ado About Nothing (12A); 7pm. USA, 2013. Directed by Joss Whedon. Starring: Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof and Fran Kranz. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Coal Exchange, 21, South Street. Lunchtime till late. Coalie Fest. Live music, real ales and BBQ in garden. Music starts 11.45am. The Delicate Sound of Floyd on at 4.30pm. Plus seven other bands. (01243) 375866.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Sundowners. Plus DJ Zodiac. Admisison £4 members, £7 guests.

SOUTHSEA: The 149 Club, Albert Road. 7.30pm doors. Mojo’s Fantastic Soul Night Disco. Members £2, guests £3.

PORTSMOUTH: The Eastfield, Prince Albert Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes.

PORTSMOUTH: The Mermaid, 222, New Road (PO2 7RW). 9pm. The Booze Brothers.

ROGATE: Village Hall, North Street. 7pm doors for 8pm. Steve Cherelle. Presented by Oakgate CMC. (01730) 892498.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. The Afterparty. Admission £5. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8.30pm. The Full Trevor John Band. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Gwyn Ashton. Electric slide blues. (023) 9282 1658.

WATERLOOVILLE: The Plough & Barleycorn, Tempest Avenue (PO7 8NV). 9pm. Cher Tribute.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.45pm, 7.45pm. The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui. By Bertolt Brecht. Starring Henry Goodman as Arturo Ui. Admission: £30.50, concs. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 8pm. Peter Shaffer’s The Private Ear and The Public Eye. Starring Jasper Britton, Steven Blakeley, Rupert Hill and Siobhan O’Kelly. Admission: £20.50-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Nil By Mouth. Comedy by John Chapman, presented by Dynamo Youth Theatre. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Fiddler on the Roof. Starring Paul Michael Glaser as Teyve. Admission: £19-£37. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Fused! Highly polished and fantastic dance routines. Featuring Flavio de Brito with Tango de Noches dancers, Giselle Academy School of Dance, 3 J’s, Most Wanted plus many more. A charity event to raise funds for Portsmouth Fundraisers Macmillan Cancer Support and the Kings Theatre restoration. Admission £10, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Big Screen to Broadway. A celebration of those big musicals which started lie as much-loved Hollywood musicals, presented by the Southampton Musical Society. Admission £12.50. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 10am-midday. Charles Aznavour. Join Francoise Weeks for this talk about his live and career as a singer-songwriter and actor. Admission £5. (023) 9252 3463.

ISLE OF WIGHT: meet Harbour Station for 9.15 fast cat to Ryde. CHA Walking Club Walk. Six-mile circular walk via Littletown and Woodside. (023) 9225 4289 for further details.

LISS: meet Newman Collard Recreation Ground car park (GR SU778 274). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A six-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.40am. (01730) 269253.

TOMORROW

DANCING

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

WICKHAM: Wickham Community Centre, Mill Lane. 1.30pm-4pm. Olive and Janet invite you to an Afternoon Tea Dance. Admission £3. (023) 9273 3393 or 07980 058 310.

EVENTS

CHICHESTER: Westgate Centre, Via Ravenna (PO19 1RJ). 10.30am-4pm. Antique and Collectors Fair. Featuring a wide variety of antique and collectable items, including china, glass, gold and silver, etc. Admission £1.50. 07747 604 541, emmottpromotions.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. County Darts: Hampshire v London. Evening Bingo and Quiz in the Lounge.

FARNHAM: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Reeds Road, Tilford (GU10 2DL). 10am-5pm. Donkey Day Out. Come and meet the Donkey Breed Society with their gentle beasts of burden demonstrating how they have served mankind throughout history. Also Farnham Beekeepers’ Honey Show. (01252) 795571, rurallife.plus.com/rlc.

LIPHOOK: Hollycombe Working Steam Museum, Iron Hill. 11am-5pm. Model Weekend. Building on last year’s successful event, the museum be holding an expanded model weekend which will attract all kinds of models and modellers. (01428) 724900, hollycombe.co.uk.

NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane (PO17 6DD). Midday-5.30pm. Open Day. All welcome to come along and seewhat we have to over following our refurbishment. All welcome. (01329) 832470.

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: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. Midday. Parish BBQ Lunch. A chance to catch up with friends old and new and enjoy a BBQ lunch (tickets £2) following the 10am morning service. The BBQ will be followed by a sponsored bike ride in aid of the Churches and Historic Churches Trust by members of the ministry team. If you wish to sponsor them or join them please telephone (023) 9282 2990.

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 Lisa Kerry (acrylics) and the Rev David Lacey (watercolours). 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 ... A funny family exhibition looking at the Horrible side of life as a submariner. (023) 9254 5036, submarine-museum.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Teddy Bear Story ... featuring 150 teddy bears, including many rare and diverse examples of the toy. 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.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: St John’s Church, 120, Redhill Road. 9am-5pm. Flower Festival. Celebrating the 175th anniversary of the church.

GARDENS

HORNDEAN: Crookley Pool, Blendworth Lane. 2pm-5.30pm. Garden Open. Here the plants decide where to grow. Californian tree poppies elbow valerian aside to crowd round the pool. Evening primroses. Plants for sale, teas. Admission £3.50.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Coal Exchange, 21, South Street. Lunchtime till late. Coalie Fest. Live music, real ales and BBQ in garden. Music starts 11.45am. (01243) 375866.

PORTSMOUTH: Pelham Arms, Chichester Road. 6pm. Tangerine Tantrum.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Harry Radford (of Yashin) Admission £8. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Alma Arms, 183, Highland Road. 6pm. Mojo Dollar. Playing 60s mod, beat and soul.

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

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 6pm. Dave Barrett. (023) 9229 5195.

WALKS & TALKS

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 Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

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