What’s On for Tuesday June 12, 2012

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

TUESDAY, JUNE 12

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Abbeyfield, Tamar House, 10, Beech Grove. 1.30pm-6pm. Best of British Jubilee Fete. Attractions include the Gosport Solent Brass Band, stalls, cakes, books, jams, candy floss, plus intergenerational skills swap. Also come and meet Peppa Pig, 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.30pm.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 2pm-4pm. Knit and Natter. Friendly group of beginners and experienced knitters. Just turn up and give it a go. (023) 9278 0500.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Way of the Warrior. Arms and armour from epic movies! Includes replica arms and armour that can be handled and worn. (023) 9250 1957, hants.gov.uk/gdc.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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.

SELBORNE: Selborne Gallery, The Plestor. 11am-5pm. Hampshire Artists’ Co-operative Spring Exhibition. With guest artists Mary Herdman and Jo Ellis. (01420) 511347.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: Omega Centre, Omega Street, Somerstown. Action in Space. 6pm. Special public screening of a project with learners. The Deep Blue Sea. (12A); 8pm. UK, 2011. Directed by: Terence Davies. Starring: Rachel Weisz, Tom Hiddlestone and Simon Russell Beale. portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

PETERSFIELD: The Good Intent, College Street. 7pm-10pm. Acoustic Folk Music Session. Mainly English, Irish and Scottish traditional tunes, but also songs and anything unplugged and folk/roots. (01730) 263838.

SOUTHSEA: Little Johnny Russells, Albert Road. 7.30pm-11pm. Nick Courtney presents ... Katy Ellen, 7.30pm; White Wolf’s Wondering, 8pm; Tom Bertram, 8.30pm; Matt Otis, 9pm; Logan Carter, 9.30pm; Isabelle Midamegbe, 10pm; Scarlet Newton and Danie Jerling, 10.30pm.

SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Music Room Acoustic Showcase. Heat Four. Admission £2. (023) 9286 3911.

WINCHESTER: The Attic at The Railway, 3, St Paul’s Hill. 7.30pm. Winchester Folk Club. Featuring Black Peak. All welcome. All welcome. All welcome. All welcome. winchesterfolkclub.co.uk.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Canvas. Comedy by Michael Wynne. Admission: £29.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 7.30pm. Half A Sixpence. Presented by Farnham Amateur Operatic Society. Admission: £12-£14. (01252) 745444.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.30pm. Midnight Tango. Starring: Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace. Admission: £17.50-£32.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 6pm, 7.45pm, 9.30pm. La Fille à la Mode. Part of Winchester Fashion Week, presented by Dante or Die. Admission: £15. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Baffins Community Centre, Westover Road, Baffins. 10.30am. Walk with Friends: WfH Accredited. Two/ three mile walk, organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth. New walkers arrive early to register please. (023) 9286 3224.

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 Health Development 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 Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Victory Room, West Stand, Fratton Park (car park entrance). 6pm doors for 7pm. Literary Venice: A British Love Affair. Illustrated talk by Michael Wheeler. Organised by the Portsea Island Decorative and Fine Art Society. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission: £4. (023) 9282 4136, portsmouthnadfas.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13

COMEDY

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 8.30pm. Stand-up Comedy Club. Featuring: Steve Gribbin, Suzi Ruffell and Mike Bubbins. Admission: £8, concs. (01252) 745444.

EVENTS

HAVANT: meet outside The Spring, East Street. 9.15am. Cycle ride to Goodwood and Selsey. Organised by the Portsmouth CTC. All welcome. ctcportsmouth.hampshire.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30am for 11am-midday. Beating the Blues with Portsmouth Voices. Have a chat over a cuppa, followed by singing for an hour. No previous singing experience required, just a willingness to have a go and join in the fun. Suggested donation of £2. (023) 9281 1802.

PORTSMOUTH: Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place (off Clive Road). 10am-midday. Arts and Crafts Group. Different things to do each week. Admission: £2.50. (023) 9278 0500.

SOUTHSEA: Community Centre, St Paul’s Square, King Street. 6pm. Zumba Fitness. A six-week course is £18. 07582 370 900.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. The Way of the Warrior. Arms and armour from epic movies! Includes replica arms and armour that can be handled and worn. (023) 9250 1957, hants.gov.uk/gdc.

GOSPORT: Submarine Museum, Haslar Jetty Road (PO12 2AS). 10am-5.30pm. Horrible Science of Submarines. Subs are cool and exciting ... subs are horrible and scary ... (023) 9251 0354, submarine-museum.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. 10am-8pm. In Memoriam. This exhibition explores the language of remembrance through imagery of local memorials of the Great War 1914-18. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. A Tale of One City ... exploring the links between Charles Dickens and life in Portsmouth today. 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.

SELBORNE: Selborne Gallery, The Plestor. 11am-5pm. Hampshire Artists’ Co-operative Spring Exhibition. With guest artists Mary Herdman and Jo Ellis. (01420) 511347.

FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. The Descendants. (15); 1.45pm, 8pm. Directed by: Alexander Payne. Starring: George Clooney, Judy Greer and Beau Bridges. Admission: £4.75, concs. (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Great Expectations. (PG); 7.30pm. UK, 1946. Directed by: David Lean. Starring: John Mills, Valerie Hobson and Alec Guinness. portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk.

GIGS

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 9pm-11pm. Larry Miller. Admission: £10, concs. (01252) 745444.

GOSPORT: Gosport and Fareham Rugby Football Club, Dolphin Crescent (PO12 2HE). 8pm-11pm. Gosport Jazz Club. Featuring: Chris Walker and The Old Thumper Jazz Band. (023) 9250 1024, gosportjazz.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Quartermaster’s Kitchen, Royal Marines Museum, Eastney Esplanade. 8pm-11pm. Jazz n Blues Evening. Featuring Chi Jazz. Admission: £8 in advance, £10 on door. (023) 9288 2411, royalmarinesmuseum.co.uk.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2.30pm, 7.45pm. Canvas. Comedy by Michael Wynne. Admission: £29.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FARNHAM: Maltings, Bridge Square. 7.30pm. Half A Sixpence. Presented by Farnham Amateur Operatic Society. Admission: £12-£14. (01252) 745444.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.30pm. Midnight Tango. Starring: Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace. Admission: £17.50-£32.50. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 1.30pm, 7.30pm. Habeas Corpus. Comedy by Alan Bennett, presented by New Apollo. Admission: £12, concs. (023) 9282 8282.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. The History Boys. Play by Alan Bennett about an unruly bunch of bright, funny sixth-form boys. Admission £9. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 6pm, 7.45pm, 9.30pm. La Fille à la Mode. Part of Winchester Fashion Week, presented by Dante or Die. Admission: £15. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

CHICHESTER: meet Apuldram car park (GR SU841032). 10am. Petersfield Ramblers Club Walk. A seven-and-a-half-mile walk. Cars leave Petersfield Town Station at 9.15am. All welcome. (01730) 269253.

GOSPORT: St Mary’s Parish Centre, Green Road, Alverstoke. 7.15pm for 7.30pm. What Is On Ancestry. Talk by Colin Daniels, organised by Gosport Family History Group. Visitors and new members welcome. hgs-online.org.uk.

HAVANT: The Ship Inn, Langstone Harbour. 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Paul. 07527 107 964, solentsocialising.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 Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTCHESTER: meet in the main Portchester Castle car park. 2pm. Portchester Castle. Suitable for beginners. New walkers to arrive 1.45pm to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Eastney. 10.30am. Walk with Friends: WfH Accredited. Two/ three mile walk, organised by Walking Friends Portsmouth. New walkers arrive early to register please. (023) 9286 3224.

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 Health Development 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 Health Development Team. (023) 9268 8390.