What’s on around the area today
HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 2pm-4pm. Teadance with sequence and ballroom dancing. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9226 6177.
EMSWORTH: The Baptist Church, North Street. 10am-11.30am. Country market. Cakes, savouries, preserves, fresh local meat, eggs, plants and crafts.
PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 3pm. Guildhall Tours. Take a closer look into the history of the building. 08448 472362, portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.
SOUTHSEA: St James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singer-cise. Session to improve your fitness. Admission: £2.
COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm. Exhibition of paintings by June Cousins, Ros Croft and Michael Taylor.
FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’s work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734.
HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 10am-5pm. Art exhibition of biro and pencil from Greg Gilbert. (023) 9247 2700.
PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: No. 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. 7pm.The Wind Rises. Follows young Horikoshi who is fascinated by flight. Admission: £8 adults, £6.50 children. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.
SOUTHSEA: Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade. 9pm.Mystery Movie Night. Look out for the clues, guess the film and go along. Organised by the Portsmouth Film Society. Admission: £5. 07528 808 400, portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.
ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. James George and Friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.
SOUTHSEA: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road. 7pm. Nick Courtney presents. Live music event showcasing Matt Tarrant, Parv, Slick Minded Individuals, Unknown Soldiers and Gypsy Heart. Live broadcasting at thursdaymusic.co.uk.
HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street. 7.30pm. The Foreigner. Comedy play performed by Havant Dynamo Youth Theatre. Admission: £9. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.
WALKS & TALKS
HILSEA: meet at Scott Road car park. 10.30am. Walk around the Forest Foxes. Led by Volunteer walkers. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9284 1762. Volunteer walk leaders needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.
PORTSEA: meet at the reception of the John Pounds Centre, Queen Street. 2pm. Slow short walk to Victoria Park. Led by Volunteer walkers. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Volunteer walk leaders needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.
PORTSMOUTH: meet at The Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park. 2pm. 2.5 mile walk. Organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth who are accredited to Walking for Health. New walkers to arrive early to register. walkingfriendsportsmouth.org.uk.
SOUTHSEA: meet atSouthsea CC, St Paul’s Road. 10.30am. 2.5 mile walk. Organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth who are accredited to Walking for Health. New walkers to arrive early to register. walkingfriendsportsmouth.org.uk.