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

THURSDAY, NOV 21

COMEDY

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Lucy Porter – Northern Soul. Admission £14, concs. (01329) 223100.

CONCERTS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High Street. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Organ Concert. Featuring Alexander Berry (Ely Cathedral). Admission £3, concs. Light refreshments available. (023) 9282 1164.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Road. 7.30pm. Royal Marine School of Music Concert. The third of their 2013/14 season of concerts at St Mary’s. (023) 9282 2990.

DANCING

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Sequence and some ballroom. Admission £2.50. (023) 9226 6177.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 7.15pm-10pm. Healer Training Evening Clinic. Admission £5. 07989 534 673 for further details.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 2pm-4pm. Friendship Group for the over 55s. Different activity each week from speakers, quizzes, bingo, seated exercises, plus a time to socialise and make new friends. Admission: £2.50 a session. (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfrid’s Church, George Street. Midday. Charity Lunch. A chance to enjoy a light lunch – the money raised will be used to support a charity.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 9.30am-11.30am. St George’s Market. Eggs and home made preserves, honey, cards, jewellery, woodcraft, craft, cakes, and plants. Coffee and tea available. (023) 9226 4583, stgeorgesnews.org.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Bedales Gallery, Church Road, Steep. 2pm-5pm. George Grosz: The Big No. One of the greatest satirical artists of the 20th century. Featuring two of the most famous portfolios of his drawings: EcceHomo, 1923 and Hintergrund, 1928. (01730) 711511, bedales.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 10am-5pm. Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Local artists showcase their latest work. (01730) 260213.

PETERSFIELD: The Physic Garden Meeting Room, High Street. 10am-4pm. Exhibition of Ceramics by PACS Potters. (01730) 231880.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. Captain Phillips (12A); 7.45pm. Directed by Paul Greengrass. Starring: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi and Barkhad Abdirahman. (01428) 642161 for further details.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Hannah Arendt (12A); 7pm. Germany, 2013. Subtitles. Directed by Margarethe von Trotta. Starring: Barbara Sukowa, Axel Milberg and Janet McTeer. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 7.30pm. Superstars and Legends: in concert. A multi tribute show featuring Dusty Springfield, George Michael, Elvis, Amy Winehouse, Frankie Valli and many more. Admission: £16, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 7pm-midnight. Play at The RMA. Nick Courtney presents: Cadence, 7pm; Alfie Horne, 7.30pm; Dillon, 8pm; The Exits, 8.30pm; Kilriki, 9.30pm; Wasting Arrows, 10.15pm; El Capitan, 10.45pm; Oscar, 11.15pm-11.45pm. Thursdaymusic.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. James George and friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. BreakOut Anti-Bullying Awareness Gig. Featuring: Brother Goose; Limbo Cabaret; Soul & Fire; and Matt Ablard. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Fifth Hants Volunteer Arms, Albert Road. 9pm. Danny and the Dreamtones.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Son of Dave. Plus special guests. Admission £11. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Phillip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, Highbury. 7.30pm. Inspector Drake and the Perfekt Crime. Comedy by David Tristram, presented by the Highbury Players. Admission £7, concs. (023) 9238 7329.

GRAYSHOTT: Village Hall, Headley Road. 7.30pm. A Laughing Matter by April de Angelis, performed by the Grayshott Stagers. Admission £10. grayshottstagers.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 7.45pm. September in the Rain. Claire Sweeney and John Thomson star in John Godber’s bittersweet comedy. Admission: £20-£21.50. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Little Women. Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale is presented by Bench Theatre. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2pm, 7pm. The Nutcracker on Ice. Presented by The Imperial Ice Stars. Admission: £17.50-£35, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Christmas Crooners. A tribute to the music and songs of Nat King Cole, Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra with musical backing from the Jazz All-Stars. Admission £11-£13. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane. 7.30pm doors for 8pm. Hello ... Is There Anybody There? A farce by Ian Hornby, presented by Lee Players. (01329) 662128.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 7.30pm. Beats. A coming of age story exploring rebellion, apathy and the irresistible power of gathered youth. With techno, lots of techno! Admission £17, concs. Post-show discussion free, but please reserve your place when booking your ticket. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 7pm. Third Thursday Talk: The Georigan Navy and Haslar Hospital. Talk by ex-dockyard sailmaker and local author Mike Williams. Admission £10. (023) 9251 0354 ext 244 to book.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Scott Road car park (off Military Road by The News Centre). 10.30am. Hilsea Lines Walk. Uneven footpaths take you around ‘Foxes Forest’ with its abundance of wildlife. 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.

FRIDAY, NOV 22

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Xylem Trance. Admission £5 on door. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 10pm-2.30pm. It’s A Sin Room 2. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 11pm-2.30am. It’s A Sin. With resident DJs Lemon and Spikey Mark. (023) 9286 3911.

COMEDY

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Paul Merton’s Impro Chums: Mike McShane, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch and Suki Webster, plus a special guest will create a new and unique comedy show based entirely on suggestions from the audience and their own skills. Admission £21, concs. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Wedge Comedy Club. Featuring: Dave Johns; Raymond & Mr Timpkins Revue; and Stuart Goldsmith. Compére Dinga. Followed by It’s A Sin till late. Admission: £8 (£6 NUS). (023) 9286 3911.

CONCERTS

PETERSFIELD: Churcher’s College Sports Hall, Ramshill. 7.30pm. Save the Children Festive Concert. Featuring pupils from The Petersfield School, Ditcham Park School, Bedales and Churcher’s College. Admission £6, concs. Tickets available from One Tree Books.

DANCING

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Come dancing to the sounds of Memory Lane: waltz, tango, rumba, ballroom, sequence, old time, etc. (023) 9278 9124.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6.15pm-9.20pm. Reiki Therapy, Seichen, also Metamorphic Technique. Drop-in therapy session, no appointment necessary. Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it. Donation £5/£6.

PORTSMOUTH: Grosvenor Casino, Gunwharf Road, Gunwharf Quays. Vegas Night. With tributes to Barbra Streisand and Frank Sinatra. £6.50. (023) 9273 2277.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Stansted Park (PO9 6DX). Midday-8pm. A Christmas Festival. All your Christmas shopping solved, with many local exhibitors as well as companies from further afield. Also horse-drawn carriage rides, cooking and decoration demonstrations, etc. Admission £5 (children under 16 free). (01243) 780000, achristmasfestival.com.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Bedales Gallery, Church Road, Steep. 2pm-5pm. George Grosz: The Big No. One of the greatest satirical artists of the 20th century. Featuring two of the most famous portfolios of his drawings: EcceHomo, 1923 and Hintergrund, 1928. (01730) 711511, bedales.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 10am-5pm. Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Local artists showcase their latest work. (01730) 260213.

PETERSFIELD: The Physic Garden Meeting Room, High Street. 10am-4pm. Exhibition of Ceramics by PACS Potters. (01730) 231880.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. Rush (15); 8pm. Directed by Ron Howard. Starring: Daniel Brühl, Chris Hemsworth and Olivia Wilde. (01428) 642161 for further details.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Sunshine on Leith (PG); 7pm. UK, 2013. Directed by Dexter Fletcher. Starring: Jason Flemyng, Peter Mullan and Jane Horrocks. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

CROOKHORN: The Centurion, Crookhorn Lane. 8.30pm. Velvet Imagination.

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Brass Monkey. A ground-breaking six-piece band incorporating trumpet and trombone as well as squeezeboxes, mouth organ, percussion and guitar. Admission £18.50, concs. (01329) 223100.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Joe Brown. Admission £25. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11.15pm. Ruarri Joseph (band show). Singer/songwriter. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 7.30pm. John Denver Tribute Night. Ivor George, accompanied by Richard Spong, present 28 of Denver’s best-known songs. Admission: £16.50, concs. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7pm doors for 7.30pm. Texas. Admission £37.50-£47.50. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. The Sly Hardy Band. rmatavern.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Matt O’Neil: Live Lounge Acoustic. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. The Others. Plus: The Lost Boys. Indie, rock. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8pm. Vince Hilaire’s Soul Classics. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Hybrid. Rock covers band. (023) 9282 1658.

WICKHAM: The Kings Head, The Square. 9pm. Rehab. (01329) 832123.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Phillip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, Highbury. 7.30pm. Inspector Drake and the Perfekt Crime. Comedy by David Tristram, presented by the Highbury Players. Admission £7, concs. (023) 9238 7329.

GRAYSHOTT: Village Hall, Headley Road. 7.30pm. A Laughing Matter by April de Angelis, performed by the Grayshott Stagers. Admission £10. grayshottstagers.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 8pm. September in the Rain. Claire Sweeney and John Thomson star in John Godber’s bittersweet comedy. Admission: £20-£21.50. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Little Women. Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale is presented by Bench Theatre. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7pm. The Nutcracker on Ice. Presented by The Imperial Ice Stars. Admission: £17.50-£35, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane. 7.30pm doors for 8pm. Hello ... Is There Anybody There? A farce by Ian Hornby, presented by Lee Players. (01329) 662128.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £11, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. Pandora 88. Dance, created and performed by Wolfgang Hoffman and Sven Till, directed by Andrew Dawson. Admission £17, concs. Post-show discussion free, but please reserve your place when booking your ticket. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

SOUTHSEA: meet Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade. 10.30am. Seafront Walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. 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.

SATURDAY, NOV 23

CLUBBING

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 1pm-1.30am. Jack’s House Portsmouth HQ launch. House, techno, old school. Admission £3 on door. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 11pm-2am. Wolf Cub Club. Admission free. (023) 9286 3911.

CONCERTS

FAREHAM: St Peter and St Paul Church, Osborn Road. Hampshire Police Male Voice Choir in concert. Admission £8, in advance or on door. (01329) 665170.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: The Michael Nott Rotunda, Portsmouth Grammar School, High Street. 7pm. Portsmouth Music Club Concert. Featuring Valentina Seferinova (piano). Visitors and new members warmly welcomed. Admission: non-members £7 on door. (023) 9232 6309, portsmouthmusicclub.org.uk.

DANCING

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

NORTH MUNDHAM: Village Hall. 8pm. Chichester Country Music Club Dance. Featuring: Pat Jordan and Finian’s Rainbow. Admission: £5. (01243) 527966, 787008, or (01489) 896323.

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.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre at The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 8pm. I Shall Say Zis Only Vonce! Murder Mystery. Allo allo, what eez zis? Will Renee get his cuddles in the broom cupboard. Will Edith sing that night? Who killed the English spy? Find out at Renee’s cafe! Admission: £22 (inc two-course meal). (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Irish Club, Elm Grove. 7.30pm. An Evening of Song and Dance. Featuring Chequered Flag Appalachian Dancers, local band Round the Edges and line dancing with caller Donna. Admission £8, concs. In aid of Amnesty International. (023) 9235 7694, 9281 1101.

EVENTS

BISHOP’S WALTHAM: Baseingwell Street Methodist Church. 10.30am-12.30pm. Table Top Sale/Coffee Morning.

CLANFIELD: Memorial Hall, South Lane. 10am-2pm. Christmas Fair. There will be various stalls, many of them selling Christmas gifts. Light lunches will also be served. All proceeds will go to St James’ Church.

DENMEAD: All Saints Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 10am-2pm. Christmas Craft Fair. Crafts, Christmas gifts, refreshments, raffle. Organised by Denmead Horticultural Society. Admission 50p.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 10am-midday. Enrico Macias. Come and discover this ‘Ambassador for Peace’ with Francoise Weeks. Admission £4. 10am-4pm. Roman Occupation Archaeology Workshop. Access plans, maps, key databases, standing remains and artefacts evidencing the occupation in Hampshire. Admission £21, concs. 11am-midday. Trees Story Time Special. It’s National Tree Week and we will be joining in with stories and craft to celebrate trees. Suitable for under 10s accompanied by an adult. Admission free. (023) 9252 3463 to book.

GOSPORT: Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Green, Haslar Road. 10am-1pm. Christmas Market. Attractions include: Grand Raffle, activities for children, lots of stalls, refreshments, entertainment, etc. 07709 919 602.

LISS: Triangle Centre, Mill Road. 7.30pm. Casino Night. Join us for an evening of glamour and gaming! Roulette, poker, blackjack. Admission £10 (inc canapés and free gaming chips). (01730) 301000.

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.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Methodist Church, Castle Street. 10am-1.30pm. Christmas Fayre. (023) 9232 6917.

PORTSMOUTH: All Saints Church, Commercial Road. 11am-2.30pm. Christmas Fayre. Attractions include many stalls, raffles, light refreshments, etc. Something for everyone. Buckland Play Park Association Choir will be singing carols.

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: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am-4pm. JCPF Mind-Body-Soul Fayre. A great day out for all interested in psychic and spiritual matters. Lots of stalls, readers and therapists, etc. (023) 9238 6528.

PORTSMOUTH: St Faith’s Church, Crasswell Street, Landport. 10.30am. Coffee Morning. Coffee, chat, cakes and a chance to raise funds for charity.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Stansted Park (PO9 6DX). 10am-5pm. A Christmas Festival. All your Christmas shopping solved, with many local exhibitors as well as companies from further afield. Also horse-drawn carriage rides, cooking and decoration demonstrations, etc. Admission £6 (children under 16 free). (01243) 780000, achristmasfestival.com.

SOUTHSEA: Salvation Army Citadel, Albert Road. 10.30am. Christmas Fayre. Stalls, gifts, games, refreshments.

WARSASH: Victory Hall, 27, Warsash Road. 10am-11.45am. The Parent Network Children and Baby Nearly New Toy Sale. Admission £1 (donated to Simon Says, Hampshire charity for the support of bereaved children and young people).

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 9.30am-12.30am. Christmas Fair. Including Christmas stalls, cake stall, refreshments and a raffle. Organised by the Waterlooville Support Group in aid of the Rowans Hospice. (023) 9243 6959.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Midday-3.30pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Bedales Gallery, Church Road, Steep. 10am-1pm. George Grosz: The Big No. One of the greatest satirical artists of the 20th century. Featuring two of the most famous portfolios of his drawings: EcceHomo, 1923 and Hintergrund, 1928. (01730) 711511, bedales.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 10am-5pm. Arts and Crafts Exhibition. Local artists showcase their latest work. (01730) 260213.

PETERSFIELD: The Physic Garden Meeting Room, High Street. 10am-4pm. Exhibition of Ceramics by PACS Potters. (01730) 231880.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Le Week-End (15); 7pm. UK, 2013. Directed by Roger Michell. Starring: Jim Broadbent, Lindsay Duncan and Jeff Goldblum. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Abba Revival. Tribute night. Admission: members £3, guests £5.

PORTSMOUTH: Blue Anchor, London Road, North End. 8.30pm. Tangerine Tantrum.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11.30pm. Kitten and The Hip with Tom Mayhem. Electro-Swing. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Graham Arms, 51, George Street. 8.30pm. Andy George.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 8pm. Dave Barrett.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Chicago 9. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Druids, Binsteed Road. 8.30pm. Kenny Mayes.

PORTSMOUTH: The Tap, London Road, North End. 8.45pm. Reactor 1. reactor1.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Five By Five. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Burn the Fleet. Plus: The Blue Screen of Death; Signals; and Three Times Over. Indie, pop, folk, post-rock, rock. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8.30pm. The Fat Cat Soul Band. Eight-piece, classic soul, funk and Motown band. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. The Tom Prince Rock n Roll Circus. All of tonight’s acts are playing for free in support of the Tom Prince Cancer Trust. Admission £10-£12. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Paparazzi. Mod/indie Brit anthems. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Dreadzone. Plus special guests Emiliyah and the Mightyz All Stars. Admission: £15. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Barbados House, Station Road. 6pm. Oliver Meech: When Magic and Science Collide. A unique magic meets science show. Admission £10, concs. (01420) 472 664.

COSHAM: St Phillip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, Highbury. 7.30pm. Inspector Drake and the Perfekt Crime. Comedy by David Tristram, presented by the Highbury Players. Admission £7, concs. (023) 9238 7329.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Feel the Rhythm. Presented by the Karla Webber School of Dance. Admission £11. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

GRAYSHOTT: Village Hall, Headley Road. 7.30pm. A Laughing Matter by April de Angelis, performed by the Grayshott Stagers. Admission £10. grayshottstagers.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 2.30pm, 8pm. September in the Rain. Claire Sweeney and John Thomson star in John Godber’s bittersweet comedy. Admission: £20-£21.50. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 2.30pm, 7.30pm. Little Women. Louisa May Alcott’s classic tale is presented by Bench Theatre. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 2pm, 7pm. The Nutcracker on Ice. Presented by The Imperial Ice Stars. Admission: £17.50-£35, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane. 7.30pm doors for 8pm. Hello ... Is There Anybody There? A farce by Ian Hornby, presented by Lee Players. (01329) 662128.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £11, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WALKS & TALKS

COSHAM: St Colman’s Church Hall, Havant Road. 7pm for 7.30pm. Zone 11 Quiz. At the monthly meeting of the Portsmouth and District Branch of the British Cactus and Succulent Society. Plants for sale. Refreshments. Admission £1, concs.

SOUTH HARTING: meet South Harting Village Hall car park (GR SU785 193). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A six-and-a-half-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.40am. (01730) 269923.

SUNDAY, NOV 24

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.

FAREHAM: West Street pedestrianised precinct. 11am-5.15pm. Christmas Starts Here! Attractions include: Peppa Pig on the performance podium at 11am, midday, 1pm and 2pm; Glee Club UK Fareham; Just Street Dance; Acca Voce; Vox Pop; 2nd2Nun; The Pulse; Academy of Future Stars; Synchronize Crew; Paige Robinson; Igloo Music; Nathan Cannon; and Gosport Solent Brass. The Christmas lights will be switched on by Peppa Pig, supported by John Altman, at 4.30pm.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 10am-1.30pm. Winter Market. With over 20 traders offering a wide range of goods from hand crafted jewellery, toys, textiles and so much more. Home-made refreshments. (01730) 266299.

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.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Stansted Park (PO9 6DX). 10am-5pm. A Christmas Festival. All your Christmas shopping solved, with many local exhibitors as well as companies from further afield. Also horse-drawn carriage rides, cooking and decoration demonstrations, etc. Admission £6 (children under 16 free). (01243) 780000, achristmasfestival.com.

SWANWICK: Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum, Swanwick Lane (SO31 7HB). 10am-4pm. Christmas at the Brickworks. Attractions include: Santa’s Grotto; Magic Jack; trains; Morris Men and Mummers; craft and gift stalls; and much more. Admission £5, concs. (01489) 576248.

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 paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 11am-4pm. Crafts in the Tower. An exhibition by artists and makers from the local area showcasing jewellery, ceramics, fine art, glass work, textiles, photography and wood turning. craftsinthetower.com.

PETERSFIELD: The Physic Garden Meeting Room, High Street. 10am-4pm. Exhibition of Ceramics by PACS Potters. (01730) 231880.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Fantastic Mr Fox (PG); 2.30pm. USA, 2009. Directed by Wes Anderson. Featuring the voices of: Bill Murray, George Clooney, Meryl Streep and Willem Dafoe. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: Lord Raglan, Queens Street. 8.30pm. Velvet Imagination.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. 7.15pm. Exclusive House Concert with award-winning Canadian singer/songwriter Dennis Ellsworth. Admission £10. (023) 9238 2888, squarerootspromotions.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Gun Room, RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8pm. Polish Evening. Featuring Maria Jastrzebska (Dementia Diaries), Wioletta Grzegorzewska and singer/songwriter Krystyna Janowska. Plus open mic. Admission £3/£4. tongues-and-grooves.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 6pm. The Jaspers. Performing ’80s favourites.

PORTSMOUTH: Hilsea Lido, London Road, Hilsea. 12.30pm-3.30pm. Dave Pearson’s Big Band Orchestra. (023) 9266 2440.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Jazz Morley. Acoustic, pop, soul. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 6pm. The Sensational Debbie C. Debbie singing all the favourites. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. The Magic of Motown: I’ll Be There – the 2013 Tour. Admission £22. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. Alleycats Open Mic Night. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. The View. Plus special guests: The Velveteen Saints; and The Shimmer Band. Admission: £13.50. (023) 9286 3911.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 2.30pm. Famous and Infamous of Portsmouth. A selection of the dastardly deeds and mysterious events that have been features of life in Portsmouth since the 12th century charter. Admission £3. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

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.

MONDAY, NOV 25

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Street. 7.30pm-10pm. M&M’s Modern Sequence Dance Club. All welcome to this modern sequence club. Admission £2.50. (023) 9271 0060.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2 (inc tea/biscuits).

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am-12.45pm. JCPF Spiritual Healing Clinic. Donation gratefully received. (023) 9269 3169 for further details.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10.30am-midday. New Age Kurling. Friendly competitive fun with gentle exercise. All welcome. Admission: £2.50/session. (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: Landport Community Centre, Charles Street (PO1 1JD). 12.30pm-2.30pm. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week. (023) 9283 1259.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

GIGS

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Marcus Bonfanti. Blues, rock, acoustic, alternative. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Har Mar Superstar. Plus special guests Lizzo. Admission £12. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WALKS & TALKS

HAVANT: Langstone Conservative Club, Emsworth Road. 10.30am. Neutral Space Relaxation. Talk, organised by the Havant Complementary Health Group. All welcome. Admission: £3. (023) 9307 9413.

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 Independence and Wellbeing 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 Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: New Benildus Hall, St John’s College, Grove Road South. 7pm for 7.30pm. St John’s College Politics Society meeting. Dr John Levy of Israel talks about the politics of the Middle East. Refreshments available. (023) 9281 5118, stjohnscollege.co.uk.

TUESDAY, NOV 26

DANCING

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2 (inc tea/biscuits).

EVENTS

SOUTHSEA: Natural History Museum, Cumberland House, Eastern Parade. 11am-11.30am. Animal Tales Story Time! All families welcome but most suitable for those with children under five. Admission free. (023) 9281 5276.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11pm. Paper Aeroplanes. Folk, pop. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. The Andrews Brothers. Playing a mix of rock, pop, jazz and soul in style. rmatavern.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-11.30pm. Drum Nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. James George and friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. The Monster NME Radar Tour. Featuring: Cerebral Ballzy, The Amazing Snakeheads; plus special guests. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. The Heavy. Plus special guests The Computers. Admission £12. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. The Crosby Years Christmas Special. Join Tony Jacobs and his band plus special guest vocalist Louise Cookman as they celebrate the man who has become synonymous with this festive season. Admission: £18.50-£19.50. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7.30pm. The Nutcracker. Performed by the Russian State Ballet and Opera House with a live 30-piece Orchestra. Admission £28-£30, concs. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.15pm. Puccini’s Tosca. Performed by the Welsh National Opera. Sung in Italian with surtitles in English and Welsh. Admission: £7.50-£40, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WALKS & TALKS

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Methodist Church Hall, High Street. 7.30pm. The Submarine Museum. Daniel Ball, from the Submarine Museum, talks about the new and improved attractions, also learn about the history of the Submarine Service. Organised by Lee-on-the-Solent Residents Association. Refreshments available. All welcome. (023) 9255 1547, leeresidents.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 2pm-3.30pm. The History of the Sewing Machine. Talk by Dr Martin Gregory, organised by the Science and Technology Group of the Petersfield University of the Third Age. Admission £2 to cover costs. petersfieldu3a.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw Foreshore Walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. 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.

PORTSMOUTH: meet outside Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime Walk. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. 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.

WEDNESDAY, NOV 27

COMEDY

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. The Comedy Network. Featuring Phil Wang and Paul McCaffrey. Admission £8. (01329) 223100.

CONCERTS

DENMEAD: All Saints Church, Hambledon Road. 7.30pm. The Band of HM Royal Marines School of Music in concert. Programme ranges from classic pieces to military band favourites. Admission £10, concs.

PETERSFIELD: The Quad, Bedales, Steep. 7.30pm. The Cecilia Concert. All the school’s ensembles perform in a varied programme of vocal and instrumental music. There will be the traditional collection in aid of the Cecily’s Fund. Admission free. (01730) 711511. bedales.org.uk.

DANCING

CLANFIELD: Memorial Hall, South Lane. 7.30pm-10pm. Clanfield Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £2.50. (023) 9259 8456 or (01243) 430048.

PORTSMOUTH: Main Entrance, St James Hospital, Locksway Road, Milton (PO4 8LD). 8pm-10.15pm. Wednesday Ballroom Club. Come and enjoy some social ballroom dancing. Ideal for couples. Admission £3. (023) 9307 7368.

ROGATE: Village Hall. 7.30pm. Scottish Country Dancing. Suitable for both new and experienced dancers . Partner not necessary. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission: £3. (01730) 263008.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, 10 Maurepas Way (Asda car park). 7.45pm-10.15pm. WACA Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members are always welcome. (023) 9271 0060.

EVENTS

PETERSFIELD: The Physic Garden Room, High Street. 10am-midday. Annual Coffee Morning for the Friends of Petersfield Hospital. Friends Christmas cards, raffle, etc.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 7.15pm-10pm. JCPF Healer Training Workshop. Admission £6. A companion class to the healer training evening clinic.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10am-midday. Arts and Crafts Group. Join in with what’s happening or bring your own project to do. Admission: £2.50 a session. (023) 9278 0500.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsea Adventure Playground, Aylward Street, Portsea. 1pm-2.30pm. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week. (023) 9283 1259.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. To The Wonder (12A); 1.45pm. Directed by: Terrence Malick. Starring: Ben Affleck, Javier Bardem, Rachel McAdams and Olga Kurylenko. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Square Tower, Broad Street. From the Land to the Sea Beyond 8pm; UK, 2012. Composed from over 100 years of footage drawn from the BFI National Film Archive, the film is a portrait of our unique coastline and the role it plays in our lives. (023) 9229 1346, portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

PETERSFIELD: The Square Brewery, 7, The Square. Acoustix featuring The Crosstown Trio.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm-11pm. King King featuring Alan Nimmo. Blues, rock. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-midnight. Open Mic Club. Friendly atmosphere. All musicians welcome. Full stage, turbo sound system, lighting. Full recording capability. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. The Family Rain. Indie, rock. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. Foy Vance. Plus special guests Rams’ Pocket Radio. Admission £12. (023) 9286 3911.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. The Blues Band. Featuring Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Rob Townsend, Gary Fletcher and Tom McGuinness. Admission £20, concs. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

STAGE

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. Swan Lake. Presented by the Russian State Ballet and Opera House with music performed live by the Philharmonic Orchestra. Admission: £28.50-£30.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7pm. Donizetti’s Anna Bolena. Performed by the Welsh National Opera. Sung in Italian with surtitles in English. Admission: £7.50-£40, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Discovery Centre, Jewry Street (SO23 8SB). 7.30pm. Zones of Avoidance. A multi-media live literature production written and performed by Maggie Sawkins. Admission £5. (01962) 873603.

WALKS & TALKS

BRAMDEAN COMMON: meet Bramdean Common (GR SU627 294) north of the A272 near Bramdean. 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. An eight-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.20am. (01730) 269253.

FAREHAM: meet Delme Arms bus stop, 10.30am. CHA Walking Club Walk. Seven-mile circular walk via Fort Nelson and Boarhunt. (023) 9225 4289 for further details.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 7.30pm-8.45pm. TheThree Voyages of Captain James Cook. David Pepper presents the life and adventures of Captain James Cook. Admission £3. (023) 9252 3463 to book.

HAVANT: United Reformed Church Hall, Elm Lane. 7.30pm. Annual General Meeting of the Havant and District Horticultural Society. Visitors and new members welcome. havanthorticulturalsociety.hampshire.org.uk.

HAVANT: Warblington School Drama Studio, Southleigh Road. 7.30pm. Form the Depths of the Pond. An illustrated talk by Richard Osmond, organised by the Havant, Hayling and Emsworth Group of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust. All welcome. Admission: £2.50 (inc refreshments). hiwwt.org.uk.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: meet Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Old Portsmouth Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. 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.

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds Centre, 23, Queen Street, Portsea. 7pm-8.30pm. Inner Leadership – An Inside Out Approach. Talk by Ash Patel, organised by the Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (UK). Admission free. (01903) 820828.

PORTSMOUTH: meet The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road, Copnor, 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore Walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond/longer walk to Milton foreshore. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. 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.

PORT SOLENT: meet in front of the Odeon Cinema. 2pm. Port Solent Walk. Suitable for beginners but does include an area of uneven ground, sturdy shoes recommended. New walkers to arrive 1.45pm to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am. Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront Walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden. 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.

THURSDAY, NOV 28

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7pm doors for 8pm. Jack FM Comedy Network. Featuring Mark Smith, Hayley Ellis and Tommy Rowson. Admission £8 standard; £14.50 with dinner. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

CONCERTS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High Street. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Concert. Featuring Genevieve Usher (soprano) and Chris Underhill (piano). Admission £3, concs. Light refreshments available. (023) 9282 1164.

DANCING

HAVANT: Leigh Park Community Centre, Dunsbury Way (PO9 5BG) 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission: £3, inc tea/biscuits. (023) 9307 7596, 07950 730 274.

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Sequence and some ballroom. Admission £2.50. (023) 9226 6177.

EVENTS

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House and Garden, The Wakes, High Street, (GU34 3JH). 10.15am-4.30pm. Captain Lawrence Oates: Antarctic Themed Study Day. Speaker: Major General Patrick Cordingley DSO DSc FRGS. Admission £40 per delegate. Pre-booking essential. (01420) 511275, gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall, Hambledon Road. 9.30am-11.30am. St George’s Market. Eggs and home made preserves, honey, cards, jewellery, woodcraft, craft, cakes, and plants. Coffee and tea available. (023) 9226 4583, stgeorgesnews.org.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Upstream Colour (12A); 7pm. USA, 2013. Directed by Shane Carruth. Starring: Shane Carruth. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

CHICHESTER: The Venue, Spur Road (PO19 8PR). 7.30pm. Chichester Country Music Club Irish Concert. Featuring: Stephen Smyth. Admission: £10. (01243) 527966, 787008, or (01489) 896323.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 7pm-midnight. Play at The RMA. Nick Courtney presents: Ade Cull, 7pm; David Jones, 7.30pm; Shores, 8pm; Smiley Campbell, 8.30pm; Let’s Go Safari, 9.15pm; Normanton Street, 9.30pm; Nomura, 10.15pm; Will Dawson, 10.45pm; Open Mic (three songs each, just turn up and put your name down to play), 11.15pm. Thursdaymusic.co.uk.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. James George and friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7pm. Adept; The Hell; Acoda; Vera Cruz; Set Your Sails; More Than A Thousand. Hardcore, metalcore, alternative, metal, rock. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Shrine. Plus Polymath; more tbc. Admission £4. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Fifth Hants Volunteer Arms, Albert Road. 9pm. The Cover Ups.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Synchronize Attack. More than just a dance show. Admission £10, concs. (01329) 223100.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. The Nutcracker. Presented by the Russian State Ballet and Opera House with music performed live by the Philharmonic Orchestra. Admission: £28.50-£30.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Mean Old Man. Presented by Havant Light Opera. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 7.30pm. The Christmas Factor. A comedy by Trevor Hughes presented by Horndean Amateur Theatrical Society. (023) 9278 5800.

SOBERTON: Soberton Village Hall, Long Lane (SO32 3PF). 7.30pm. The Emperor’s New Clothes. A pantomime by Philippa Smith, presented by the Soberton Players. Admission £6, concs. (023) 9263 2551.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.15pm. Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda. Performed by the Welsh National Opera. Sung in Italian with surtitles in English. Admission: £7.50-£40, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Mack and Mabel. Presented by The Portsmouth Grammar School. Admission £10-£12, concs. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 7.30pm. Race for the Top! Gordon Lewis looks at more than 60 years of seasonal hits, bringing back memories of the record charts long before the X-Factor hit the screens ... with a few surprises along the way. Admission £4. (023) 9252 3463 to book.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Becket Hall, Cathedral House, St Thomas’ Street. 2.45pm. Stray Dogs – Fact or Fiction: Portsmouth City Council Dog Kennels. Talk by Carol Plumbly, organised by the Portsmouth Cathedral Club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £3. (023) 9285 1177.

PORTSMOUTH: meet Scott Road car park (off Military Road by The News Centre). 10.30am. Hilsea Lines Walk. Uneven footpaths take you around ‘Foxes Forest’ with its abundance of wildlife. 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.

FRIDAY, NOV 29

CLUBBING

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7pm-10.30pm. Snap Dance Night. An alcohol and drugs free dance night for young people between 11 and 16. Admission £6. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Fever. Sly, Majistrate and MC Fearless. Admission £5 in advance, more on door. (023) 9229 6352.

DANCING

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 2pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Come dancing to the sounds of Memory Lane: waltz, tango, rumba, ballroom, sequence, old time, etc. (023) 9278 9124.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom and sequence with music provided by Brenda &W Sounds. Admission: £3. (023) 9242 5331.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 7.30pm. An Evening of Clairvoyance with Jenny Docherty. Admission £10. (023) 9252 3463 to book.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6.15pm-9.20pm. Reiki Therapy, Seichen, also Metamorphic Technique. Drop-in therapy session, no appointment necessary. Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it. Donation £5/£6.

SOUTHSEA: The Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade. 7pm. Charity Disco. In aid of Harvey’s Wish to Walk Charity. Music by Mark Winter. Plus a Grand Raffle and Auction. Admission £5, in advance or on door. All proceeds to the charity. 07588 669 724 for further details.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring paintings by Maureen Moss and photographs by Steve Guilfoyle. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: RN Submarine Museum, Haslar Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-3.30pm. 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.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum, The Old Court House, St Peter’s Road (GU2 3HX). 10am-4pm. Beliefs: Religion and Spirituality in Petersfield and Beyond. At the centre of the exhibition are a series of portraits of local people of different faiths and of no faith featuring their personal thoughts on religion and spirituality, and related artefacts. (01730) 262601.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. 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.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Historic Dockyard. 10am-6pm. Victorian Festival of Christmas featuring Sherlock Holmes. This year, the family-favourite event takes inspiration from the stories of much-loved Victorian detective Sherlock Holmes and features a special exhibition and footage from The Arthur Conan Doyle Collection – as bequeathed to Portsmouth City Council. Visitors will be magically transported into a Dickensian-style bygone era of real snowy white streets for the rich and poor, with seasonal carols, the ever raucous Fagin’s Tavern and unique Christmas gifts market. Admission £16, concs. (023) 9283 9766, christmasfestival.co.uk.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. The Selfish Giant (15); 7pm. UK, 2013. Directed by Clio Barnard. Starring: Connor Chapman, Shaun Thomas and Sean Gilder. Admission £7.50, concs. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GIGS

CHICHESTER: Pallant Suite, South Pallant. 6.30pm doors for 7.45pm-10.15pm. Chichester Jazz Club. Featuring The Red Skies Trio. All welcome. Admission £11. (01243) 776001/380910, chichesterjazzclub.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. Robi Lee Disco.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm-11.30pm. The Bog Rolling Stones. Mick Slacker’s tongue-in-cheek tribute act. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Froddington Arms, 55, Fratton Road. 7pm-11pm. Disco/Karaoke.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 8pm. Helter Skelter. Performing rock covers.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Max Bona. rmatavern.co.uk.

PURBROOK: The Woodman, London Road. 8.30pm. Velvet Imagination.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. The M27s. All welcome.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Moulettes. Folk, indie, acoustic, pop. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 8pm. Dolomite Minor. Plus Lyger; and Rickyfitts. Admission £6. (023) 9286 3911.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8.30pm. Gloria Miller is Supremely Diana Ross. A party night of Tamla Motown featuring Diana Ross. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Trevor John. Pop/rock trio. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm-2am. Southsea Movember Spectacular II. Featuring four live bands; Mo Your Own Way Local Barbers; Champagne Justice DJs and Sinshaker Clubnight. All proceeds go towards The Movember Foundation. ‘Seaside Mo Bros & Mo Sisters unite!’ Admission £5. (023) 9286 3911.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. Synchronize Attack. More than just a dance show. Admission £10, concs. (01329) 223100.

GOSPORT: Brunel Theatre, HMS Sultan, Military Road (PO13 9SG). 7.30pm. Dick Whittington. Pantomime rewritten by Ralph Dinnick and performed by the Sultan Theatre Group. Live music by HMS Sultan Volunteer Band. Admission £5, concs. (023) 9254 2739.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. Swan Lake. Presented by the Russian State Ballet and Opera House with music performed live by the Philharmonic Orchestra. Admission: £28.50-£30.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 7.30pm. Mean Old Man. Presented by Havant Light Opera. Admission £8, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 7.30pm. The Christmas Factor. A comedy by Trevor Hughes presented by Horndean Amateur Theatrical Society. (023) 9278 5800.

SOBERTON: Soberton Village Hall, Long Lane (SO32 3PF). 7.30pm. The Emperor’s New Clothes. A pantomime by Philippa Smith, presented by the Soberton Players. Admission £6, concs. (023) 9263 2551.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.15pm. Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux. Performed by the Welsh National Opera. Sung in Italian with surtitles in English. Admission: £7.50-£40, concs. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Mack and Mabel. Presented by The Portsmouth Grammar School. Admission £10-£12, concs. (01329) 846646 for tickets.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Marriage torn apart and put together again. Admission: £11, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WALKS & TALKS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Road. 1.45pm for 2pm. Haslemere Flower Club Open Meeting. Demonstrator Tracey Griffin with When Tree Tops Glisten. Visitors and new members welcome. nafas.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: meet third car park at Farlington Marshes, Eastern Road. 10.30am. Farlington Marshes Walk. Sturdy shoes for this walk across farmland and exposed open footpaths around the marshes. 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.

SOUTHSEA: meet Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade. 10.30am. Seafront Walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. 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.