What’s on for Tuesday, November 25, 2014

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CONCERT

FAREHAM: Holy Trinity Church, West Street, PO16 0EL. 1.05pm-1.55pm. Lunchtime concert. Lyndon Ford plays the organ. Free admission, with collection for appeal to repair church clock. Contact (013)29 232688 or office@htscf.org.uk.

DANCING

HAYLING ISLAND: Royal British Legion, PO11, 9ES. 8pm. Salsa dancing. Learn beginners and extended beginners salsa dancing at Salsa Synergy’s school. Admission £6.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. Tea dance. Admission £2 including tea and biscuit.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Brodrick Hall, Clayhall Road, Alverstoke. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Scrap Happy Quilters sewing evening. New members welcome. Admission: £2.50.

PORTSMOUTH: St Nicholas Church Hall, Battenburg Avenue. 7.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir. Rehearsal evening. (023) 9282 9214.

SOMERSTOWN: The New Hub, 10.15am-11.45am. New Age Kurling.

SOUTHSEA: The White Horse, Southsea Terrace, 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. Over 50s Club, tea and cake.

EXHIBITIONS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm Mon to Sat. The Artists Rifles. Exhibition showcasing the work of soldiers from the Artists Rifles volunteer regiment. Free admission, closed Suns and Bank Holidays. For more information visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery.

PORTSMOUTH: Space, University of Portsmouth Eldon Building West, Winston Churchill Avenue. 9am-5pm. A Story of Revolutions. Exhibition from Patrick Altes on the exploration of diaspora and identity. port.ac.uk/space.

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: Lodge Art Gallery, Victoria Park Corner, Anglesea Road. 10am-5pm. Inspired By Nature. University of Portsmouth graduate Maria Miller. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Seven Ages Of Woman, Photography Exhibition By UoP Graduate Tyran Hawthorn. Free admission.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. The Who’s Tommy Exhibition. Features touring exhibitions, and visitors are also able to enjoy rooms that reflect on Portsmouth music and the history of the Guildhall. Free admission, visit portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 8.30am-5.30pm. Kroma: Kate Bishop Exhibition. Illustrations inspired by Scandinavian living and Kate’s love of colour.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall reception, Guildhall Square. 11am. Guildhall Tours. Led by a concierge, Take a closer look into the history of the building and the events and occurrences which have made it the building it is today. Tours last approximately 45 minutes, free admission with donations to Portsmouth Cultural Trust welcomed. No booking neccessary, arrive five minutes before tour start time.

PORTSMOUTH: The National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 10am-4pm. Weighing Anchor: An artist at Sea onboard HMS Argyll and Tireless. A body of work by Jules George depicting the experiences of HMS Argyll and the submarine HMS Tireless on active deployment. Admission free with a valid museum ticket. Call (023) 92727582.

SOUTHSEA: 28 Albert Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 2QJ. 4pm-5.30pm. The Kings Art Club. Theatre themed art and craft workshops. Admission: £7 per session, call (023) 9282 8282 for more information.

GIGS

MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road, Portsmouth. 8pm. Drum nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.30pm. An Ideal Husband. A comedic play by Oscar Wilde about blackmail and political corruption starring Patricia Routledge. Tickets: £8.50-£42. Call 01243 781 312 or visit cft.org.uk.

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Frankie And Johnny In The Clair De Lune. In a New York apartment Johnny is trying to persuade his colleague that they have something special. Tickets: £24-£33. Call 01243 181312 or visit cft.org.uk. for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

BAFFINS: Baffins Community Centre, Westover Road, 10.30am. Walking Friends Portsmouth. Two to three mile walk led by trained volunteers, new walkers always welcome. Visit walkingfriendsportsmouth.org.uk for further details.

FARNHAM: Alice Holt Forest, Bucks Horn Oak. 10am-11.30am. Guided Nordic walks. Weekly walks for adults with prior experience led by trained volunteers. £4 admission. Contact 01420 23666 to book or visit forestry.gov.uk/aliceholt for more information.

FARNHAM: Alice Holt Forest, Bucks Horn Oak. 10am. Walking for health. Sociable walks through the forest led by volunteer leaders. Contact 01420 520212 to book or visit forestry.gov.uk/aliceholt for more information.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane, 2pm. Science of Archaeology. A talk from Peter Price, chairman of the Petersfield Achaeology Group explains what happens before and after a dig. Admission: £2.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw foreshore health walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Volunteer walkers needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outisde the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime walk. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf Quays or Southsea and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Volunteer walk leaders needed. Call Paula Day on (023) 9284 1379 for more information.