Portsmouth’s going-out guide, November 2-8 2019

Don't miss the firework displays in your area this week.
Don't miss the firework displays in your area this week.

The most comprehensive guide to what’s on and when across the Portsmouth area in the week ahead. 

TODAY

CLASSES

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30-11.30am. Regular Pilates. 07716 730 230.

DANCING

EASTNEY: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Bransbury Rd. 11.30am-12.30pm. FiftyFifty Creative Dance. For people aged 50+. 07708 720 711.

PARK GATE: Royal British Legion, Brook Ln. Social Dance. 2-4.30pm. Ballroom, latin and rock & roll dancing to music from the 50s, 60s and 70s. £4. (023) 8076 0202.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Rd. 1.30-4pm. 50/50 ballroom and sequence dancing. £3. Refreshments available. (023) 9242 5331.

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St. 2-4pm. Scrabble Club. Fun, free and open to all. 03005 551387.

PORTSMOUTH: The Square Tower, Broad St. 7-10pm. Scare at the Square, Halloween fundraising party for Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust. Live band and prize for the best dressed. £23.95 - includes curry/welcome drink. (023) 9228 6000 ext 5927.

STUBBINGTON: Stubbington Methodist Church, Mays Ln. 10-11.30am. New age kurling club. Organised by MHA. £3.

WATERLOOVILLE: Deverell Hall, London Rd. 7pm. Horndean & District Amateur Radio Club. Natter night. Visitors welcome. hdarc.co.uk

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Paintings by Gwenda Stephens, June Cousin and Michael Taylor. Free. (023) 9238 7284.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. Photographs by John Farnhill to document some of the key sites of conflict from the First World War. (023) 9282 3300/portsmouthcathedral.org.uk

FILMS

PORTSOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. The Seagull (12A). 07435 029 408. FIREWORKS

FAREHAM: Henry Cort Community College, Hillson Dr. 7pm (gates open 5pm). Fireworks extravaganza. Plus amusements, refreshments, raffle and entertainment. Adults £6.50, children £4.50, family of 4, £20.00.

PETERSFIELD: Buriton Recreation Ground. 6pm. A fun-packed celebration for all the family. Individual tickets £5.00, group tickets £12.00 (booking fee applies). 01730 263584.

MARKETS

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane. 9am-12pm. Stubbington country market.

TITCHFIELD: Parish Rooms, Southampton Hill. 9.30-11.30am. Titchfield country market.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Philip’s Hall, Hawthorn Cres. 7.30pm. Cold Front. A comedy presented by the Highbury Players. 07557 940 520.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 7.30pm. Appointment with Death. Performed by Fareham Musical Society. £15 and £13. 01329 231942.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Performed by CCADS Theatre. £18. (023) 9282 8282/kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

TOURS

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 10.30am. Toddler tour. An interactive tour allowing your little ones to see this beautiful theatre. £4 per child. (023) 9285 2218 kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. Charles Dowding - Healthy Growth - No Dig Gardening. £4 members, £5 non-members. (023) 9246 7545.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at The Pyramids Centre. 10.30am. Seafront walk along the promenade. (023) 9268 839.

SATURDAY

COFFEE

PORTSMOUTH: St Wilfrid’s Church, George St. 10.30am. Coffee morning. Go along for coffee, a chat and cakes.

CONCERTS

HAVANT: The Gallery, the Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 1pm. Music Bites. A small group from the Havant Light Opera company perform your favourite songs. Free. (023) 9247 2700.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Rd. 1.30-4pm. Charity Tea Dance. Raising funds for Cancer Research. £4.

COWPLAIN: St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Padnell Road. 7-10pm. Social dancing. Ballroom, latin and sequence. £3.50. (023) 9225 2403 .

EVENTS

HORNDEAN: Jubilee Hall, Catherington Ln. 7-10pm. Quiz Night. Presented by Horndean Parish Twinning Association. Quiz and fish/chicken/sausage and chips. Bring your own drinks/glasses. All welcome. (023) 9259 4938.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Ln. 9-10am. Walking football. £3. (First session free).

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd. Bangers and Mash Quiz Night. An evening of music, quizzing and bangers and mash. £5 per person.

PORTSMOUTH: Technology Department, Portsmouth Grammar School. 10am-3pm. Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors Carve In. Get together to discuss carving and share ideas. solentguildofwoodcarvers.org.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 12-3.30pm. Paintings by Gwenda Stephens, June Cousin and Michael Taylor. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: The Salvation Army Hall, Powerscourt Rd, North End. 2-4pm. Monsters versus Aliens. (PG). Free.

PORTSOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Crazy Rich Asians (12A). 07435 029 408. FIREWORKS

PETERSFIELD: Bell Hill Recreation Ground, Bell Hill. 5.30-8.00 pm. Petersfield Round Table fireworks evening. Adults £10, children £5, family £20.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Recreation Ground, Links Ln. 5.30pm (fireworks commence at 7pm). £5, children five-15 years £2, under fives free (but still need a ticket). Under 15s to be accompanied by an adult.

GIGS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 8pm. The FB Pocket Orchestra. Playing blues, ragtime and hot jazz. £12.50, £11.50 concessions. (023) 9247 2700/thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The George & Dragon, Kingston Rd. 9pm til late. Ken Mayes. Singing all your favourite hits of the 50s and 60s. All welcome.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Philip’s Hall, Hawthorn Cres. 7.30pm. Cold Front. See today.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 7.30pm. Appointment with Death. See today.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. See today.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Hall, Hambledon Rd. 7.30pm. An Evening with Agatha. Curtain Up Productions present two one-act plays entitled An Afternoon at the Seaside and The Patient. (023) 9225 3558.

TOURS

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre Albert Rd. 10.30am. 10.30am. See the Kings as you have never seen it before. £8. (023) 9285 2218 kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Blue Lagoon at Hilsea Lido. 10.30am. Walk over the road bridge and take the pathway alongside the moat on the Eastern side. (023) 9284 1762.

WORKSHOPS

FAREHAM: Whiteley Community Centre, Gull Coppice. 2-5pm. Les Miserables Sing-Along Workshop. Join in singing the songs from this favourite musical. £20 (includes refreshments). sing4wellbeing@gmail.com.

SUNDAY

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Rd. 7.00-10pm. 50-50 Dance. £5.

PARK GATE: The Royal British Legion Club, Brook Ln. 7.30-10.30pm. Country & Western dance. Dancing to live music. RBL members £5, non-members £6.50. Bar and raffle. 01329 519765.

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Wk. 7pm. Keep the Home Fires Burning. A journey through the forgotten melodies of World War I featuring the songs of the Great War. £17.50-£21.50. (023) 9264 9000/newtheatreroyal.com.

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Hall, Hambledon Rd. 2.30pm. An Evening with Agatha. See Saturday.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton Foreshore group walk. A brisk walk over uneven footpaths. (023) 9284 1762.

MONDAY

CLASSES

COPNOR: Stacey Community Centre, Walsall Rd. 6-7pm. Yoga Class for Beginners. £5.50. 07766 753 638. DANCING

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Annes Gr. 6.30pm. Line Dancing. Beginners Class. 07849 450 945.

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Annes Gr. 7.30pm. Line Dancing. Intermediate Class. £5. 07849 450 945.

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Rd. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £3.

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Rd. 7-8pm. Ballroom and Latin absolute beginners class. £6. 07505 191596.

PORTSMOUTH: Priory School Sports Centre, Fawcett Rd. 7.45pm. Street Dance for adults. hello@funkformat.com.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 6.30-7.30pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4.50. 07979 800299.

WATERLOOVILLE: Community Centre (Asda Car Park). 8pm. Waterlooville Folk Dance Group English Folk Dancing. All dances taught. No need for a partner. £3. (023) 9225 8056/(023) 9225 3213.

EVENTS

COSHAM: St Colmans Church Hall. 7.15-9pm. Portsmouth Chorus rehearsal. Ability to follow music is helpful.portsmouthchorus.org.

COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Rd. 1.30-3.30pm. Crafty Needles. Bring your own knitting or embroidery and have tea, cake and a chat. (023) 9261 5916.

FRATTON: Portsmouth Academy, St Mary’s Rd. 7.15-9.15pm. Portsmouth Festival Choir rehearsal. A mixed choir of all ages singing beautiful music in a companionable atmosphere. (023) 9247 0532/portsmouthfestivalchoir.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 7.30pm. Havant Light Opera rehearsal. Sing a variety of musical theatre. 01243 574535.

PORTCHESTER: New Parade, West St. 1-3pm. JCPF Spiritual Healing Clinic. Donations only. 07586 887 181.

PORTSMOUTH: Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Alex Way. 12-3pm. Badminton for 50+. £5. (023) 9320 0401.

WIDLEY: Christ Church Hall, London Rd. 1.30-3pm. Reflections Entertainment Group. An ability to read music not essential. (023) 9242 0070.

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 11am. Forget me Not Cinema - Roman Holiday. Screening of this classic film, particularly suitable for people living with dementia and their partners and family members. £4.50 (023) 9247 2700.thespring.co.uk.

FIREWORKS

HAVANT: Stockheath Common, Leigh Park. 7pm. Stockheath Common Fireworks Display. Organised by Friends of Stockheath Common Fireworks. Free.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Wk. 7pm. Shakespeare Schools Festival. A series of unique performances by youngsters from all over Portsmouth. £10.75, concessions £9.25. (023) 9264 9000/newtheatreroyal.com.

TOURS

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Walk. 2pm. Guildhall Tour. Discover the history of this iconic building. £8.50 (includes refreshments). portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

FRATTON: Meet at The Bridge Centre. 10.30am. Victoria Park walk. Buggy and wheelchair-friendly walk. (023) 9268 8390.

NORTH END: Meet at The Learning Place, Derby Road. 12.15pm. Walk to the shore and back. Not suitable for buggies or wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake, meet at the memorial where buses terminate. 1pm. Short Canoe Lake walk. Slow short 30 minute walk. (023) 9268 8390.

TUESDAY

COFFEE

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Catholic Church Hall, South Place. 10am-1pm. Coffee, cake and lunch Tuesdays. In aid of Lee-on-the-Solent charities.

DANCING

HAVANT: Havant Academy, Wakefords Way. 8.15-9.15pm. Absolute beginners ballroom and latin class. £6. 07505 191 596/dancerevival.co.uk.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Lee Community Centre, Twyford Dr. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4.50. 07979 800 299.

PORTSMOUTH: The Box, 235-237 Commercial Rd. 5.30-6.30pm. Jedha Juniors Class. 07543 931 937.

PORTSMOUTH: The Box, 235-237 Commercial Rd. 6.30-7.30pm. Jedha FIR Class. High Intensity Training. £2.50. 07543 931937/dmon_tis@hotmail.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Priory School Sports Centre, Fawcett Rd. 5pm.Breakin (breakdancing)lessons for kids. Eight year olds plus. hello@funkformat.com.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill St. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2.50, includes tea and biscuits.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, Maurepas Way. 8-11pm. Modern Jive Classes. Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. £7.50. 07833 384 377/Love2jive@yahoo.co.uk.

EVENTS

BRIDGEMARY: Methodist Church, Prideaux-Brune Ave. 11.45am-2.30pm. Lunch Club. Enjoy a freshly cooked two-course meal with tea or coffee and an activity afterwards. £4. 01329 234409.

COSHAM: St Philip’s Church, Hawthorn Crescent. 7.30-10pm. The Havant Pitchpipers. Come along and join this choir who perform at various events in the area. pitchpipers.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Methodist Church Hall, Kings Rd. 7.30pm. Solent Sounds Ladies Chorus rehearsals. Try a capella. 01489 891832/president@solentsoundschorus.org.

FAREHAM: United Reform Church Hall, Osborn Road Sth. 7-9.30pm. Solent Fuchsia Club AGM followed by Overwintering your Fuchsias. £1.

HAVANT: Saint Faith’s Church Hall, The Pallant. 7.30-9.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir rehearsals. Seeking new members. (023) 9245 3634.

HAVANT: Methodist Church, Petersfield Rd. 7.30-9pm. Spirit of the South - Open Doors. Established ladies harmony chorus welcomes new singers and looking to increase membership. (023) 9245 1220 or (023) 9264 1997.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove. 1.30-3.30pm. Variety Club. Every Tuesday. £2. includes refreshments.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Ln. 7-8pm. Walking netball. £4. No need to book

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

WALKS & TALKS

EASTNEY: Meet at Bransbury Park, outside the Centre. 1pm. Short park to park walk. Gentle stroll to Milton Park Cafe for refreshments . (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Healty Stamshaw Foreshore walk. With views to Portchester Castle. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. (023) 9268 8390.

WEDNESDAY

COFFEE

PORTSMOUTH: Central Library, Guildhall Walk. 10am-12noon. Macmillan Coffee Morning. For those affected by cancer.

DANCING

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Annes Grove. 7.30-9.30pm. Beginners line dancing class. 07849 450 945.

SARISBURY GREEN: Community Centre, The Green. 8-10pm. 50/50 ballroom and sequence dancing. £2.50. 01489 573114.

WALLINGTON: Village Hall, Broadcut. 8.15-9.30pm. Ballroom & latin social practice night. £6 . 07505 191596.

EVENTS

CATHERINGTON: Catherington Village Hall. 7.30pm. Horndean Camera Club meeting. horndeancameraclub.org.uk.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Rd. 10.30am-12.30pm. Mess at the Museum. A group for ex-service personnel and civilians to promote understanding about life in the services, and life for civilians during times of conflict. (023) 9284 1762.

DRAYTON: Church of the Resurrection, Brecon Ave. 2pm. Drayton Diabetic Group monthly meeting. Diabetic advice, support and other matters of interest.

GOSPORT: Freedom Centre (formerly Brockhurst Baptist Church, Netherton Rd. 10-11.30am. Chit chat and games over a cuppa for the over 60s. MHA Live at Home Scheme. £2.50. 01329 234409.

LOCKS HEATH: Fareham Live at Home, Abbeyfield Court, Locks Rd. 2-3.30pm. Just Crafting Around. Come and try out different arts and crafts. £2.50. 01329 234409/mha.org.uk/liveathome.

PURBROOK: Christchurch Hall, London Rd. 7.45pm. Solent City Chorus rehearsals. Call first in case they are away from the hall. 07796 136 487.

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-4pm.How to Speak Proper Pompey. An exhibition by pupils of Havant & South Downs College. (023) 9277 8080. FIREWORKS

PORTSMOUTH: King George V Playing Fields. Bonfire lit at 7pm, 7.30pm fireworks. Children’s funfair (under-12s).

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 7.30pm. Thoroughly Modern Millie. Presented by South Downe Musical Society. £12-£16. 01329 231942.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. The Tempest. Performed by Southsea Shakespeare Actors. £10. (023) 9246 6363.

WALKS & TALKS

COSHAM: Meet at King George V playing fields car park, Northern Road. 2pm. Walk around the Lido, over the road bridge to the gravel and grass paths on the other side. (023) 9268 8390.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Take in the views of the Emirates Spinnaker Tower. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore group walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond, Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. Longer walk to Milton foreshore across uneven ground. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet outside Canoe Lake Cafe, St Helens Parade. 10.30am.Canoe Lake/Southsea seafront group walk. Through the rose and rock garden. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-12pm. Mini makers. A world of colour and creativity for the under fives. Free. (023) 9277 8080/aspex.org.uk.

THURSDAY

BOOKS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 7.15pm. Book Group - On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan. The discussion group led by Glad West. £6. (023) 9247 2700/thespring.co.uk.

CLASSES

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 9.15-10.15am. Beginners pilates. 07716 730 230.

EASTNEY: Community Cente, Bransbury Park. 10-11am. Over 50s yoga. 07932 470 068.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30-11.30am. Over 50’s pilates. 07716 730 230.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 6-7pm. Taekwondo. Keep fit, build self-confidence. 07740 045 271.

COFFEE

DRAYTON: Drayton United Church Hall, Station Rd. 9.30-11.30am. Drayton over 50s friendship club. Come along for tea/coffee and biscuit. (023) 9238 9529.

FAREHAM: United Reformed Church, Osborn Road South. 11am-12.30pm. Coffee morning for the over 60’s. Organised by MHA Live at Home Scheme £2.50. 01329 234409.

CONCERTS

CHICHESTER: Assembly Room, North St. 7.30pm. Merlin Ensemble Vienna. Playing Brahms, Strauss and Liszt. £17. cft.org.uk/01243 781312.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Live with pianist James Kirby. Free.

DANCING

EASTNEY: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Bransbury Rd. 4.15-6.15pm. Abstract dance and performing arts tuition. For children aged five to eleven years. 07708 720711/www.AbstractDPA.com.

GOSPORT: Alverbank Hotel, Alverstoke. 8-11pm. Salsa class. Beginners’ and improvers’ lessons. 07979 800299.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4.50. 07979 800299.

STUBBINGTON: Methodist Church Hall, Mays Ln. 9.30am-12.30pm. Line dancing. combined class.07849 450 945.

WATERLOOVILLE: St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Padnell Rd. 7-8pm and 8-9pm. Ballroom and latin beginners class. 07505 191 596.

EVENTS

BRIDGEMARY: Methodist Church, Prideaux-Brune Ave. 12.45-3pm. Afternoon club for over 60s. Lunch, tea and entertainmen. £3. 01329 234409.

COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch club. Home-made two course lunch, refreshments. Raffle and bingo. £5. (023) 9261 7890.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Rd. 2-4pm. Relax with colouring for adults. All materials provided. (023) 9268 8259.

GOSPORT: Elson Library, Chantry Rd. 2pm. Knitting circle. Come along with your knitting, for a chat and fun! All welcome.

NORTH END: The Learning Place, Derby Rd. 10am-12pm. North End Allsorts. Come along for a chat and a cup of tea and meet new people. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: All Saints Church, Commercial Rd. 8pm. The Cantrelle Singers rehearsals. Come along and join this small friendly ladies choir. (023) 9261 2406/janetfrench60@gmail.com

PORTSMOUTH: Age UK Portsmouth Cafe, The Bradbury Centre, Kingston Rd. 9-11am. Veterans’ Breakfast Club for Forces veterans. (023) 9288 3506.

SOUTHSEA: St. James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singercise. A seated fun activity session to music for older and disabled people, £2.50. 07754 528 814.

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-4pm.How to Speak Proper Pompey. See Wednesday.

FILMS

GOSPORT: The Ritz @ St Vincent, St Vincent College, Mill Ln. 7.30pm. Journey’s end (15). stvincent.ac.uk/the-ritz-cinema.

PORTSMOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Lucky (15). 07435 029 408.

FIREWORKS

PORTSMOUTH: Gunwharf Quays, Gunwharf Rd. 6pm. Firework Extravaganza. Free.

MARKETS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Baptist Church Hall, North St. 10-11.30am. Emsworth Country Market.

WATERLOOVILE: St George’s Church Hall, St George’s Walk. 9.30-11.30am. St George’s Market.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 7.30pm. Thoroughly Modern Millie. Presented by South Downe Musical Society. See Wednesday.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. The Tempest. See Wednesday.

WALKS & TALKS

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’. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Wk. 7.30pm. Henry Blofeld 78 Retired. The golden voice of cricket on his final show full of unheard anecdotes. £23. (023) 9264 9000/newtheatreroyal.com.

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