A guide to what’s on today.
COSHAM: The Link (formerly Uncle Tom’s Cabin), Cosham Baptist Church, Havant Road. 7.15pm. Cosham Keyboard and Music Club Concert. Featuring an evening of easy-listing music for all to enjoy. Non-members £5, all welcome. (023) 9237 6313.
LISS: Village Hall. 8pm-10.15pm. Liss Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £3. (01730) 892570.
TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2 (inc tea/biscuits).
FAREHAM: White Horse, North Wallington. 7.30pm-9.30pm. An Evening of Ukulele Fun! Come along and sing along or strum, please bring a ukulele if you have one. Fun for all ages. Free to join in. (01329) 235197.
PORTSMOUTH: The Old Benny, 42, Kent Street, Portsea. 8pm. Roman Murder Mystery: A Bloody Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Don your togas and thinking caps to find the killer. Admission £18.50 (inc two-course meal), concs. (023) 9273 7370. groundlings.co.uk.
COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Belinda. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.
GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.
PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Portraits and Landscapes: Rediscovering Richard Ubsdell ... marking the bicentenary of this local artist. 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.
WINCHESTER: Everyman Cinema, The Screen, Southgate Street. Alois Nebel (15); 8.15pm for 8.30pm. Czech Republic, 2012. Subtitles. Animation, directed by Tomas Lunak. Featuring the voices of Miroslav Krobot, Marie Ludvikova and Karel Roden. winchesterfilmsociety.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 7.30pm. The Billy Walton Band/The WT Feaster Band. Two US bands on one bill! (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: Front Bar, Milton Arms, Milton Road. Open Mic Night. Musicians of all levels welcome. (023) 9221 0437.
PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Lounge@The RMA. Acoustic showcase night. rmatavern.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-midnight. Drum Nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9221 0437.
ROWLANDS CASTLE: The Fountain, 34, The Green. 8.30pm. Herbie Armstrong and friends Open Mic Night. All welcome.
WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 8pm. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner. Presented by Pilot Theatre and York Theatre Royal. Admission: £18, concs. Post-show Q&A (free, but places must be booked). (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.
WALKS & TALKS
BISHOP’S WALTHAM: St Peter’s Church Hall, Free Street. 8pm. 50 Years of Narrow Gauge Steam Around the World. An illustrated talk by Mike Hudson, organised by the Meon Valley Locomotive Society. Visitors and new members welcome. (023) 9269 8976.
CLANFIELD: Petersgate Infant School, Green Lane (PO8 0JU). 7.30pm. A Practical Guide to Pruning. Illustrated talk by Kevin Hobbs, organised by Clanfield Gardening Club. Visitors and new members welcome. clanfieldgardeningclub.org.uk.
GOSPORT: meet Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower Coffee Shop, Priddy’s Hard. 6.15pm for 6.30pm. Ghastly Ghost Walk. Discover fate of former workers in an eerie guided walk through the historic buildings of the Royal Navy’s former munitions stores, led by Victorian coroner Edgar Goble. Admission £5, inc tea/coffee from 6.15pm. (023) 9250 5600, explosion.org.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: Lecture Room 2.07, Park Building, University of Portsmouth, King Henry I Street. 7pm. Subjecthood: Subjects and the Crown in Later Medieval England 1300-1450. Talk by Dr Helen Lacey of Mansfield College, University of Oxford. Organised by the Historical Association. All welcome. Admission £1. (023) 9235 7463, history.org.uk.
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.
PORTSMOUTH: Victory Room, West Stand, Fratton Park (car park entrance). 6pm doors for 7pm. Men Behaving Badly: Rakes and Rogues on and off the Canvass. Illustrated talk by John Iddon. Organised by the Portsea Island Decorative and Fine Art Society. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission: £4. (023) 9282 4136, portsmouthnadfas.co.uk.