What’s on from Friday, September 18 – Thursday, September 24, 2015

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CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: Make and The Craft Kitchen. 1 Cornwall Road, Fratton. 1pm-4pm. Pyjamas. Make a pair of PJ bottoms from cotton fabrics. £35. Materials included.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 9.30am-11am. Hatha Vinyasa yoga. With Thilo. Contact 07932 470068 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 9.30am-11am. Hatha Vinyasa yoga. With Thilo. Contact 07932 470068 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 12pm. Baby Daisy Wrigglers. With Sarah. Contact 07837 647713 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 1pm. Daisy Baby Tinies. With Sarah. Contact 07837 647713 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 6pm-7.30pm. Hatha Vinyasa. With Thilo. Contact 07932 470068 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 8pm-9pm. Radical Rest (Yoga Nidra). With Rich. Contact 07591 307561 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

DANCING

SOUTHSEA: The Jolly Sailor, Southsea, PO5 2EU. 8pm. Cuban club. Five styles of latin dance and music. Tickets £4 including one free lesson. Call 07850 327174 for more details.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9am-12pm. Stubbington Country Market. With cakes, savouries, dairy and gluten free products, crafts, flowers, fruit and vegetables. Everything is home baked, hand crafted, or home grown. Free parking.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, PO16 7DB. 7pm. SNAP. 11 – 16 year olds are invited to come along to the latest SNAP night where they can enjoy exotic mocktails and refreshments. There will be a special appearance from local schoolgirl, Chloe Hine, who will be performing some of her thought-provoking music. Tickets are £6 and available from snapdc.co.uk or through the Ferneham Hall Box Office on 01329 231 942.

MILTON: Beddow Library, Milton Road. 10.30am-12.30pm. Milton Social Group. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

PAULSGROVE: Paulsgrove Healthy Living Centre, Allaway Avenue. 2-4pm. Friendship Club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Glasshouse, The Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 5pm-10pm. Friday Nights on the Terrace. BBQ & Bar. Call (023) 9279 9977.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri, midday-3.30pm Sat and Sun. Art Exhibition. Organised by League of Friends featuring art from June Bryant, Joyce Wood and Anahid Thomas. Free admission, contact Anne Parmiter on (023) 9238 7284 for details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. A new contemporary installation in the Queen Anne townhouse by the American multimedia artist Michael Petry. Utilising traditional glass-making techniques Petry’s installation creates a dialogue with the Gallery’s historic glass collections, exploring questions of gender, craftsmanship and decoration. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Nek Chand: The Rock Garden Sculptures. An installation of sculptures by internationally renowned Outsider artist Nek Chand, creator of the famous sculpture park The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, in India. Over forty figurative concrete and mosaic works created from found objects and on loan from the Nek Chand Foundation will be on display in the Courtyard Garden and Garden Gallery. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Portchester, PO17 6AN. 10am-5pm. Threads Of War. Exhibition of contemporary textiles inspired by the First World War, created by members of the 1914-18 Commemorative Quilts and Textiles Group. Admission free. Visit royalarmouries.org or call 01329 233734 for more information.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Pirates! Fact Or Fiction? Go on a journey through pirate history, film and literature from Cilician pirates of the Roman Mediterranean to the golden age pirates of the Caribbean. Meet Vikings, Barbary corsairs and Chinese pirates on the way. Discover facts about the ships, weapons, tactics and usually short lives. Includes costumes from Pirates Of The Caribbean, Peter Pan and Spartacus. Family friendly interactive experience. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery for more information.

PETERSFIELD: Flora Twort Gallery

Church Path Studio, 21 The Square

GU32 3HS. 10am-4pm. People of the Heath – An artistic impression. Work by a group of local artists who have been inspired by the recent excavations on Petersfield Heath. Adult entry fee applies. Visit petersfieldmuseum.co.uk for more information.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: Victoria Park, Angelsea Road, PO1 3HJ. 8.30pm. Pulp Fiction. Open-air screening. Entry from the Lodge only. Tickets £7. Visit portsmouthfilmsociety.org.uk for further details.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: The Wedgewood Rooms, 147b Albert Road, PO4 0JW. It Must Be MADNESS. Live music. Support from Midnight Beat. Tickets £6. Available from the venue or from wedgewood-rooms.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Somethin’ Else. Live music from a rock and sax band.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.30pm. Breaking The Code. By Bench Theatre Company. A play by Hugh Whitemore. Call (023) 9247 2700 for more information.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road, Southampton, SO15 1GE. 7.30pm. Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Starring Duncan James as Tick. Ticket prices range from £20-£42.50. Visit mayflower.org.uk for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: The Parish Centre, Green Road, PO12 2ET. 7.30pm. The Kingfisher. Meeting for a talk about the iconic British bird. Author, naturalist and photographer David Boag will be speaking, the Kingfisher is the subject of his first book. Entry £3, children free.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at the Pyramids Centre. 10.30am. Seafront walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

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CONCERTS

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Road. 7.30pm. Havant Symphony Orchestra Concert. Includes Weber’s overture, ‘Der Freischutz’, and Chopin’s Piano Concerto No2. Adult tickets are £12, concessions available from the Community Centre Box Office and Hayling Island Book Shop.

DANCING

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Skatepark, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3NZ. 7pm-10pm. Southsea Skatepark Roller Disco. An evening of dancing and skating as the sunsets. With live music from Delight Entry £5, skate hire £2.50.

EVENTS

DENMEAD: All Saints Church Hall. 10am-12pm. Macmillan Coffee Morning. Homemade cakes, unwanted new gifts, books, puzzles, produce and a raffle. Contact Janet Nobes on (023) 9225 5981.

FAREHAM: St Columba Church Hall, Hillson Drive, PO15 6PF. 11am-1.30pm Table top sale. Organised by Cats Protection. All proceeds go to the Fareham and Waterlooville branches. Admission by donation.

FAREHAM: Saint Johns Church Hall, Upper Saint Michaels Grove, Fareham, PO14 1DN. 1pm. Fareham Horticultural Association Annual Show. Flowers, fruit and veg, home crafts, honeys. Something for everyone. Free entry.

FRATTON: Fratton Road, from above Lucknow Street and below Garnier Street. 10am-4pm. Fratton Family Festival. Community run event with stalls, food, dance, circus workshops, rides for small children, free children’s activities and two music stages. Music from Jerry Williams, Hanna Doswell, The Paper Trains, The Live Lounge Project and lots more. Alcohol will be restricted to inside the local pubs. For more information contact Anna at Fratton Big Local on 07841 341 969.

HAVANT: St Joseph’s Church Hall, West Street, PO9 1LP. 11am-1pm. Jumble sale. Adult and child clothes, linens, toys, books, nearly new, CD’s and DVD’s. Proceeds to charity.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Talk like a pirate weekend. Children and family activities. Children can build their own pirate galleon and practice their sea shanties. Free with a valid entry ticket. No need to book. Call (023) 9289 3338 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 4pm-8pm. Fundraising event for Teekpeh Village Project. By The Africans Women’s Forum. An evening of fun, music, and African food to help raise funds. Bring your friends along. Tickets are £7 for adults and £5 for children. Includes food and a glass of wine or a soft drink. Advisable to purchase tickets in advance. To do so and for more information contact Marie on 07758 805316, or Mabel on 07905 907970. Or visit africanwomensforum.org.
PORT SOLENT: The Boardwalk, PO6 4TP. 10am-4pm. MAG Bike Show. Featuring helmet drop, trade stands and a raffle. All bikes, trikes and scooters welcome. Call 07741 464624 or email jgover35@gmail.com for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Library, 19-21 Palmerston Rd, PO5 3QQ. 1pm-2.30pm. Calms and clay for relaxation. Experience the calming and mindful benefits of working with clay. You will have the opportunity to explore your creativity by glazing your piece. Session one, make a lotus leaf printed bowl using slabs of clay. Session two on October 3rd, glaze your bowl after its been fired. £7 for session one or £10 for both. Includes 350 grams of clay, firing and glazing. Visit your local library to book your place and pay in advance. Contact Zara Baines on 07816 480206 or at info@jovi-ceramics.uk for more information.

WATERLOOVILLE: Deverell Hall, London Rd, PO7 5JU. 10am-12pm. Harvest Market. In aid of the Rowans Hospice. Numerous stalls including cakes, raffles, tombola, plants, nearly new items, books, tea, coffee and more. Contact (023) 9225 2466.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri, midday-3.30pm Sat and Sun. Art Exhibition. Organised by League of Friends featuring art from June Bryant, Joyce Wood and Anahid Thomas. Free admission, contact Anne Parmiter on (023) 9238 7284 for details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. A new contemporary installation in the Queen Anne townhouse by the American multimedia artist Michael Petry. Utilising traditional glass-making techniques Petry’s installation creates a dialogue with the Gallery’s historic glass collections, exploring questions of gender, craftsmanship and decoration. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Sussex Artists’ Award. This exhibition will showcase selected works and winners of the 2015 edition of this nationwide open competition. The Sussex Artists’ Award is a collaboration between St. Wilfrid’s Hospice and Pallant House Gallery’s Community Programme, raising valuable funds for the two charities. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Nek Chand: The Rock Garden Sculptures. An installation of sculptures by internationally renowned Outsider artist Nek Chand, creator of the famous sculpture park The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, in India. Over forty figurative concrete and mosaic works created from found objects and on loan from the Nek Chand Foundation will be on display in the Courtyard Garden and Garden Gallery. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, 10b North Street, PO10 7DD. 10.30am-4.30pm. Emsworth’s Oysters – The Full Story. The oyster industry was of huge importance to trade and commerce in the last century, untill its demise due to an unfortunate incident of poisoning. A series of panels and two films in the new Linda Newell oyster gallery recalls the whole story of its rise and fall. Admission free, stairlift available, all welcome. Contact 01243 378091 for more details.

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Portchester, PO17 6AN. 10am-5pm. Threads Of War. Exhibition of contemporary textiles inspired by the First World War, created by members of the 1914-18 Commemorative Quilts and Textiles Group. Admission free. Visit royalarmouries.org or call 01329 233734 for more details.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Pirates! Fact Or Fiction? Go on a journey through pirate history, film and literature from Cilician pirates of the Roman Mediterranean to the golden age pirates of the Caribbean. Meet Vikings, Barbary corsairs and Chinese pirates on the way. Discover facts about the ships, weapons, tactics and usually short lives. Includes costumes from Pirates Of The Caribbean, Peter Pan and Spartacus. Family friendly interactive experience. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery for more information.

PETERSFIELD: Flora Twort Gallery

Church Path Studio, 21 The Square

GU32 3HS. 10am-4pm. People of the Heath – An artistic impression. Work by a group of local artists who have been inspired by the recent excavations on Petersfield Heath. Adult entry fee applies. Visit petersfieldmuseum.co.uk for more information.

GIGS

DENMEAD: The Harvest Home. 9pm. White Rabbit Saloon. Live music, Free entry.

PORTSMOUTH: The Druid’s Arms, 13 Binsteed Rd, PO2 7PH. 8.30pm-Late. Kenny Mayes 50’s & 60’s Live Music. Free admission.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Colossus. Live music from a rock/blues cover band.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 2.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Breaking The Code. By Bench Theatre Company. A play by Hugh Whitemore. Call (023) 9247 2700 for more information.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road, Southampton, SO15 1GE. 7.30pm. Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Starring Duncan James as Tick. Ticket prices range from £20-£42.50. Visit mayflower.org.uk for more information.

SUNday

DANCING

FAREHAM: Wickham Community Centre, Mill Lane, PO17 5AL. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Ballroom, Sequence and Latin dancing. £3. Includes tea and biscuits. Contact 07980058310 or visit ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk for more details.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Portchester, PO17 6AN. 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm. Gun firing. Firing of the 64-Pounder, featuring drills by uniformed crews from Portsdown Artillery Volunteers and Ubique Right of the Line. Admission free. Visit royalarmouries.org for more information.

GOSPORT: Royal Navy Submarine Museum Offices, Haslar Jetty Road, PO12 2AS. 12.30pm. Tour of HMS Alliance for people with visual impairments. You can enjoy a sensory experience of this World War Two era submarine with extra artefacts to handle. Expert submariner guides and staff will be there to describe more about all things used and needed by the crew. Not suitable for children aged under 7. Pre-booking required. Call (023) 9254 5033 to book.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: The Square Tower, Broad Street, PO1 2JE. 11am-4pm. Crafts in the tower. An exhibition by artists, designers and crafts people from in and around the Portsmouth area. Visit squaretower.co.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5.30pm. Talk like a pirate weekend. Children and family activities. Children can build their own pirate galleon and practice their sea shanties. Free with a valid entry ticket. No need to book. Call (023) 9289 3338 for more information.

PORT SOLENT: Port Solent, Portsmouth, PO6 4TP. 11am-5pm. Waterside Market. Stalls with crafts, food, furnishings, gifts and more.

SOUTHSEA: Highland Road Cemetery. Midday, tour starts at 2pm. Tour and information day. The chapel will open at midday with 800 displays, entry is free. The tour starts from the chapel, admission £3. Organised by the Friends of Highland Road Cemetery. For further information please contact (023) 9266 8657.

SOUTHSEA: The Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 10.30am-4pm. Wedding showcase. Free entry.

SOUTHSEA: Make and The Craft Kitchen. 1 Cornwall Road, Fratton. Breakfast Club. Bring your current crafty project and enjoy a tasty breakfast. Free to attend.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 11am-5pm. Sikert in Dieppe. This exhibition demonstrates British artist Walter Sickert’s vivid interest in everyday life in Dieppe, to which he was a regular visitor for over four decades and a permanent resident from 1898-1905. Over 80 paintings, prints, preparatory drawings and etchings show Sickert’s breadth of subject matter. An accompanying display features works by artists who have been influenced by Sickert including Frank Auerbach, David Bomberg, Keith Coventry and Celia Paul. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

FILMS

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road, Southsea. 2pm. Beauty & the Beast. One of Disney’s classics is being show as part of Making Waves Film Festival. Adults £4, children £2, £8 for a family of up to four. Book online at kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road, Southsea. 4.30pm. Laurel and Hardy Double Bill: The Music Box & The Flying Deuces. Shown as part of Making Waves Film Festival. Adults £6, children £4, £16 for a family of up to four. Book online at kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Attila Vural. Live music from a Swiss experimental acoustic band.

SOUTHSEA: Rosie’s Vineyard, 87 Elm Grove, PO5 1JF. 1.30pm-4pm. Milton James Hot Four. Live music from a traditional jazz band. Admission free. Contact (023) 9275 5944 for more information.

MONday

CLASSES

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road, PO1 1LU. 7pm-9pm. Introduction to dressmaking. Make your own a-line skirt following a commercial pattern. Darts, zips, buttonholes and waistband. £65 with fabric £55 without. Call (023) 9282 2026 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: St Swithun’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 6pm-8.30pm. Martial arts. Tai Chi 6-7pm and Kung Fu 7-8.30pm. First lesson free. Contact 078130 06569 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 9.30am-11.am. Yoga Therapy. With Lucy. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 11.30am-1pm. Hatha yoga. With Lucy, for all levels. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 6pm-7.30pm & 7.45pm-9.15pm. Hatha yoga. With Donna. Contact 079691 52007 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hill, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2.50 inlcuding tea and biscuits. 
MILTON: Milton Village Hall, 182 Milton Road, PO4 8PR. 8pm. Salsa classes. Learn beginners/improvers salsa dancing and meet a great bunch of people at the same time, including group dances. Tickets £6. Call 07850 327174 for more details.
SOUTHSEA: Devonshire Avenue Baptist Church Hall, Winter Road, PO4 9ED. 7.30pm-8.30pm, 8.30pm-8.45pm & 8.45pm-9.30pm. Ballroom and Latin classes. With Instep Dance Club, beginners, practice dance, and improvers. Admission £5 per session, or £6 for two. (023) 9264 9991. 
WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, 10 Maurepas Way, PO7 7AY. 8pm-10pm. Waterlooville Folk Dance Group. A fun evening, no partners needed. Admission £3. Contact Jane Tull on (023) 9225 8056.

EVENTS

COPNOR: North End Baptist Church, Powerscourt Road. 10am-12pm. Copnor Coffee Club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Road. 2-4pm. Craft Group. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Road, PO8 8DB. 1.30pm-3.30pm. Crafty Needles Club. Bring your own craft work and join in the fun of making a special project. All are welcome. £2.50 per session. Tea cakes provided. Contact Carole on (023) 9261 5916 or The Borrow Centre on (023) 9226 6423.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Level B, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri, midday-3.30pm Sat and Sun. Art Exhibition. Organised by League of Friends featuring art from June Bryant, Joyce Wood and Anahid Thomas. Free admission, contact Anne Parmiter on (023) 9238 7284 for details.

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Portchester, PO17 6AN. 10am-5pm. Threads Of War. Exhibition of contemporary textiles inspired by the First World War, created by members of the 1914-18 Commemorative Quilts and Textiles Group. Admission free. Visit royalarmouries.org or call 01329 233734 for more information.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Pirates! Fact Or Fiction? Go on a journey through pirate history, film and literature from Cilician pirates of the Roman Mediterranean to the golden age pirates of the Caribbean. Meet Vikings, Barbary corsairs and Chinese pirates on the way. Discover facts about the ships, weapons, tactics and usually short lives. Includes costumes from Pirates Of The Caribbean, Peter Pan and Spartacus. Family friendly interactive experience. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery for more information.

FILMS

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Models and Games, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. Yu-Gi-Oh! A live screening of the English adaptation of the renowned Japanese anime, in a unique setting surrounded by rare gaming models. Free.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road, Southsea. 7.30pm. 50th Anniverary with the Silver Beatles. Screening of classic comedy adventure ‘HELP!’ followed by a live performance. Shown as part of Making Waves Film Festival. Adults £10, children £8. Book online at kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Tango Tea, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. The Art of Patrick Galway. A live screening of the works of local painter Patrick Galway, projected on to the shop windows of Tango Tea. Free.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

CHICHESTER: Chichester Park Hotel, Madgwick Lane, PO19 7QL. 7pm. Air ACES. Arun & Chichester (Air) Enthusiasts Society presents two talks associated with Concorde. Speaker Mr Jock Reid, ex Concorde pilot, tells two tales. Life in the Fast Lane: Concorde from the passenger’s seat and Concorde: The Paris accident and subsequent return to service. Entrance for members is £3 and for guests £5. Under 16’s free. Contact David Batock on 01243 823007 or visit airaces.org.uk for more information.

FRATTON: Meet at The Bridge Centre, Fratton, 10.30am. Victoria Park walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 7.30pm. Walk. Towards Eastney along the promenade. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at the Angel Monument by the bus terminus. 1pm. Canoe lake walk. Short, slow walk of about 30 minutes around canoe lake. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Royal Marines Museum, Eastney Esplanade. 12pm-1pm. Military Millinery Talk. Discover more about the history and development of military headwear and view rare examples from the Royal Marines collection. Free event, no tickets required.

TUESday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 10am-11.30am. Pregnancy yoga. With Lucy. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 11.45am-12.45pm. Early post-natal recovery. With Lucy. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 1.30pm-2.30pm. Radical Rest (Yoga Nidra). With Rich. Contact 07591 307561 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 5.45pm-7.15pm & 7.30pm-9pm. Hatha yoga. With Lucy. The 5.45pm-7.15pm class is beginner/intermediate and the 7.30pm-9pm class is for intermediate/advanced. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Make and The Craft Kitchen. 1 Cornwall Road, Fratton. 7pm-9pm. Cake Toppers. Non-edible. Using papers, card, ribbons and trim, you’ll learn how to make cake decorations with no need to pick up a piping bag. £15.

DANCING

HAYLING ISLAND: Royal British Legion, Hayling Island, PO11 9ES. 8pm. Salsa classes. Learn beginners and extended beginners salsa with a fantastic night of fun and entertainment at their salsa school, group dances and lots more. Tickets £6. Call 07850 327174 for more details.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2. Including tea and biscuits.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Brodrick Hall, Clayhall Road, Alverstoke. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Scrap happy quilters sewing evening. Admission £2.50 to non members. New members welcome. 01329 663087.

HILSEA: Howard Road Community Centre, Howard Road, off Northern Parade. 10.30am-12.30pm. Hilsea Social Group. A chance to meet new people. Group for people aged 50 and over. For further information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Oasis Centre, Arundel Street. 2pm. 50+ Job Club. Run by Personal Choice.

SOUTHSEA: The White Horse Pub, Southsea Terrace. 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. A chance to meet new people. Group for people aged 50 and over. For further information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Sussex Artists’ Award. This exhibition will showcase selected works and winners of the 2015 edition of this nationwide open competition. The Sussex Artists’ Award is a collaboration between St. Wilfrid’s Hospice and Pallant House Gallery’s Community Programme, raising valuable funds for the two charities. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Sikert in Dieppe. This exhibition demonstrates British artist Walter Sickert’s vivid interest in everyday life in Dieppe, to which he was a regular visitor for over four decades and a permanent resident from 1898-1905. Over 80 paintings, prints, preparatory drawings and etchings show Sickert’s breadth of subject matter. An accompanying display features works by artists who have been influenced by Sickert including Frank Auerbach, David Bomberg, Keith Coventry and Celia Paul. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Pirates! Fact Or Fiction? Go on a journey through pirate history, film and literature from Cilician pirates of the Roman Mediterranean to the golden age pirates of the Caribbean. Meet Vikings, Barbary corsairs and Chinese pirates on the way. Discover facts about the ships, weapons, tactics and usually short lives. Includes costumes from Pirates Of The Caribbean, Peter Pan and Spartacus. Family friendly interactive experience. Admission free. Visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery for any further information.

FILMS

SOUTHSEA: Coastguard Studio, Clarendon Road. 6pm. FilmRaker: Let’s Talk About Film Baby. Meet the film-makers and their teams. Find out how they got into film-making and what they are currently working on.

SOUTHSEA: The King’s Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. Ocean Film Festival World Tour. Audiences will be able to immerse themselves in the wonders of the ocean, the festival will feature a brand new selection of of the world’s most captivating ocean-themed short films. Heart stopping shots will leave audience on the egde of their seats. To book tickets and find out more visit oceanfilmfestival.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Models and Games, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. Yu-Gi-Oh! A live screening of the English adaptation of the renowned Japanese anime, in a unique setting surrounded by rare gaming models. Free.

SOUTHSEA: Tango Tea, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. The Art of Patrick Galway. A live screening of the works of local painter Patrick Galway, projected on to the shop windows of Tango Tea. Free.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, PO16 7DB. 7.30pm. Jekyll And Hyde. By Fareham Musical Society. Music by Frank Wildhorn, Book & Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse.Call 01329 231942 for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: Methodist Church Hall, High Street, Lee-on-the-Solent. 7.30pm. Find out more about Queen Alexandra Hospital. The Care Quality Commission carry out unannounced inspections of all NHS premises, hear what they had to say about Queen Alexandra. Speakers are the director and governor(s) of the hospital. Includes question and answer session. Free admission, tea, coffee and biscuits available. Visit leeresidents.org.uk for more information.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane. 2pm. Science & Technology Talk. ‘Inflating the Universe’ with Professor David Wand. David’s research investigated the very early universe and the origins of cosmic structure so his talk will be centred on the ‘Big Bang’ and the ‘Origins of the Universe’. Admission £2.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, PO1 3NH. 6.30pm Preview 7pm-9pm Talk. Nautical Chic Talk. Join fashion historian Amber Jane Butchart, for a talk on her new book Nautical Chic tracing the relationship between maritime dress and the fashionable wardrobe, uncovering stories, tracking the trends, and tracing the evolution of the style back to its roots in the seafaring past. Find out about the origins of naval uniform and why it continues to provide inspiration to the fashion world. Chance to preview rare uniforms from the Museum collection. Tickets £10 per person and must be booked in advance. For more information call (023) 9272 7595 or email community@nmrn.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw foreshore walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register. 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. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

WEDnesday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: St Luke’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 7.30pm-9pm. Martial arts. Kung fu. First lesson is free. Contact 07813 006569 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 9.30am-11am. Hatha yoga. With Lucy, for all levels. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 11.30am-12.30pm. Yoga mamas and yoga babies. With Lucy, for babies from eight weeks of age to crawling. Contact 079441 23620 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 6.30pm-7.30pm. Beginners’ tai chi. With Seven Stars. Contact 07968 228185 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 8pm-9pm. My Kind Of Yoga. With Cheryl. Visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

DANCING

COWPLAIN: Cowplain Social Club, 54 London Road, PO8 8EN. 8pm-10.30pm. 50/50 Ballroom and Sequence Dancing. Admission £2. Bar available. Contact 07980058310 or visit ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk for more details.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Oasis Centre, Arundel Street. 10am. 50+ Computer Classes. Run by Personal Choice.

PORTSMOUTH: Oasis Centre, Arundel Street. 12.30pm. 50+ Lunch Club. Run by Personal Choice. £4

PORTSMOUTH: Oasis Centre, Arundel Street. 1.30pm. 50+ Social Group. Run by Personal Choice.

SOUTHSEA: Church of the Holy Spirit, Fawcett Road. 2pm-4pm. The Natterjacks. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Sussex Artists’ Award. This exhibition will showcase selected works and winners of the 2015 edition of this nationwide open competition. The Sussex Artists’ Award is a collaboration between St. Wilfrid’s Hospice and Pallant House Gallery’s Community Programme, raising valuable funds for the two charities. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Sikert in Dieppe. This exhibition demonstrates British artist Walter Sickert’s vivid interest in everyday life in Dieppe, to which he was a regular visitor for over four decades and a permanent resident from 1898-1905. Over 80 paintings, prints, preparatory drawings and etchings show Sickert’s breadth of subject matter. An accompanying display features works by artists who have been influenced by Sickert including Frank Auerbach, David Bomberg, Keith Coventry and Celia Paul. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: The Guildhall. 3pm & 6pm. ‘I WAS THERE!’ Plus tour of the Access All Areas Gallery. As part of Guildhall’s 125th celebrations, Strong Island present a short film of the public’s donated memories and stories exploring the Guildhall’s rich musical heritage. Free. Booking is essential. Contact boxoffice@portsmouthguildhall.org.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: The Wedgewood Rooms, 147b Albert Rd, PO4 0JW. 7.30pm. Standing in the Shadows of Motown. Directed by Paul Justman, this documentary covers the Funk Brothers’ career backing Motown’s top artists through interviews, photography, re-enactments and archival footage. Adults £6 concessions £4. Book online at wedgewood-rooms.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Models and Games, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. Yu-Gi-Oh! A live screening of the English adaptation of the renowned Japanese anime, in a unique setting surrounded by rare gaming models. Free.

SOUTHSEA: Tango Tea, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. The Art of Patrick Galway. A live screening of the works of local painter Patrick Galway, projected on to the shop windows of Tango Tea. Free.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: The Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade, PO5 3ST. 7.30pm. The Bluetones. Tickets £23.00. Call (023) 9279 9977 for more information.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 7.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, PO16 7DB. 7.30pm. Jekyll And Hyde. By Fareham Musical Society. Music by Frank Wildhorn, Book & Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse. Call 01329 231942 for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.30pm. Breaking The Code. By Bench Theatre Company. A play by Hugh Whitemore. Call (023) 9247 2700 for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am.

Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden, suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore walk. Shorter, slower walk to Baffins Pond, ideal for buggies or wheelchairs. Or a longer, faster walk to Milton foreshore. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: St John’s College, Grove Road South, PO5 3QW. 7.30pm, refreshments from 7pm. Talk by Sir John Scarlett, former head of MI6. Sharing knowledge with pupils, staff and members of the public. Admission free. For more information see: stjohnscollege.co.uk/politics-society.

THURSday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 10am-11am. Beginners’ yoga. With Seven Stars. Contact 07968 228185 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 11.15am-12.15pm. Tai chi. With Seven Stars. Contact 07968 228185 or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 5.45pm-7.15pm. Pregnancy yoga. With Lucy. Contact 079441 23620or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Yoga Studio, 153 Albert Road, PO4 0JW. 5.45pm-7.15pm. Hatha yoga. With Lucy, suitable for all levels. Contact 079441 23620or visit portsmouthyoga.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Make and The Craft Kitchen. 1 Cornwall Road, Fratton. 7pm-9pm. Lampshades. Make your own lampshade in sizes 20cm, 30cm or 45cm. Prices from £28.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Road. 8pm. Dara O Briain Crowd Tickler. Tickets £23.

DANCING

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 2pm-4pm. Teadance. With sequence dances and some ballroom. Admission £2.50 which includes refreshments. Call (023) 9226 6177 for more information.

EVENTS

COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch Club. A fresh homemade lunch and dessert, followed by entertainment afterwards, which can include bingo, a quiz or a guest speaker. Admission £3.95. Contact (023) 9261 7890 for more information.

HAVANT: Havant Library, Elm Lane, PO9 1UN. 7pm-8.30pm. St. George - A Saint For All. Talk by Dr Samantha Riches, author of Gender and Holiness: Men, Women, and Saints in Late Medieval Europe and St George: Hero, Martyr and Myth. Tickets range between £3-£6. Visit havantlitfest.org.uk for more information.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Baptist Church Hall, North Street, PO10 7BY. 10am-11.30pm. Emsworth Country Market. With cakes, savouries, preserves, fresh local meat, eggs, plants and crafts. Refreshments available.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 5.30pm-7.30pm. Futurators - How to Start a Career in the Arts for 15-21 Year Olds. Being involved with futurators will involve meeting exciting artists and arts professionals and traveling to other cities in the UK to witness and work with incredible art and artists. For more information about how to become a part of the project, email futurators@aspex.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Oasis Centre, Arundel Street. 2pm. 50+ Activity Afternoon. Run by Personal Choice.

SOUTHSEA: St. James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singercise. Seated fun activity session to music for older

and disabled people to help improve fitness. Tea and chat after. Admission £2.50. 07754 52 8814.

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Road. 10am-12pm. Chat and tea club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, Portsmouth PO1 2LJ. 10.30am-12.30pm. Mess at the Museum. Social group for ex-service personnel and civilians to promote understanding about life in the services and life for civilians during times of conflict. Booking not necessary. For more information call (023) 9284 1762 or email iwt@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. A new contemporary installation in the Queen Anne townhouse by the American multimedia artist Michael Petry. Utilising traditional glass-making techniques Petry’s installation creates a dialogue with the Gallery’s historic glass collections, exploring questions of gender, craftsmanship and decoration. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

FAREHAM: Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Portchester, PO17 6AN. 10am-5pm. Threads Of War. Exhibition of contemporary textiles inspired by the First World War, created by members of the 1914-18 Commemorative Quilts and Textiles Group. Admission free. Visit royalarmouries.org or call 01329 233734 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Anglican Cathedral, High Street, Old Portsmouth, PO1 2HH. 12.30pm. Lunchtime Live. A series of organ, vocal and ensemble recitals with light refreshments on sale from 12.30pm. Recitals begin at 1.10pm. Call (023) 9282 3300 for more details.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. The look of Silence. Followed by a Q&A with Amnesty International. The Look of Silence is Joshua Oppenheimer’s powerful documentary companion piece to The Act of Killing. Through footage of perpetrators of the 1965 Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discover how their son was murdered, as well as the identities of their killers. Adults £8 concessions £6.50. Book online at no6.cinema.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Guildhall. 3pm & 6pm. ‘I WAS THERE!’ Plus tour of the Access All Areas Gallery. As part of Guildhall’s 125th celebrations, Strong Island present a short film of the public’s donated memories and stories exploring the Guildhall’s rich musical heritage. Free. Booking is essential. Contact boxoffice@portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Models and Games, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. Yu-Gi-Oh! A live screening of the English adaptation of the renowned Japanese anime, in a unique setting surrounded by rare gaming models. Free.

SOUTHSEA: Tango Tea, Albert Road. 10am-4.30pm. The Art of Patrick Galway. A live screening of the works of local painter Patrick Galway, projected on to the shop windows of Tango Tea. Free.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: The RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. 7pm-11pm. Nick Courtney presents Play @ The RMA. Admission free.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, PO19 6AP. 2.45pm. Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me. Play by Frank McGuiness. Based on the experiences of those taken hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s, Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me is playwright Frank McGuinness’s hymn to the defiant power of the human spirit and the creative imagination. Directed by David Attenborough. Tickets between £20-£25. People aged 16-25 can get tickets for £8.50. Visit www.cft.org.uk for more information.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, PO16 7DB. 7.30pm. Jekyll And Hyde. By Fareham Musical Society. Music by Frank Wildhorn, Book & Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse.Call 01329 231942 for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.30pm. Breaking The Code. By Bench Theatre Company. A play by Hugh Whitemore. Call (023) 9247 2700 for more information.

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, Portsmouth Road. 7.30pm. Who Killed The Hotel Manager? One-hour comedy mystery play by Horndean Amateur Theatrical Society. Tickets cost £6 and are available on the door or can be reserved by phoning (023) 9278 5800. Visit horndeanamdram.com for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Mountbatten Centre entrance, Alexandra Park. 6.30pm. Healthy walk. The flat, paved circular route follows the shore line along the pedestrian footpath up to Hilsea Lido and back. Refreshments available at the Sports Centre afterwards. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Contact (023) 9284 1762.

HILSEA: Meet in Scott Road car park, off Military Road by The News Centre. 10.30am. Hilsea Lines walk. Uneven footpaths take you around ‘Foxes Forest’ where there is an abundance of wildlife. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.