Portsmouth’s going-out guide, November 9-15 2019

A work from Drawing with Scissors, an exhibition of works by Jacqui Mair at Jack House Gallery, Old Portsmouth from October 26 to November 24
A work from Drawing with Scissors, an exhibition of works by Jacqui Mair at Jack House Gallery, Old Portsmouth from October 26 to November 24

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.

COMEDY

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 8pm. Juliette Burton – Butterfly Effect. Juliette explores the power of kindness. £12.50, £11.50 concessions.(023) 9247 2700.

DANCING

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

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St. 2-4pm. Scrabble Club. Fun, free and open to all. 0300 555 1387.

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

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill St. 7-10pm. Quiz Night. Teams of six – £10 per person – includes fish and chips. Bar available. Advance tickets only. 01329 842933.

SOUTHSEA: The Gaiety Bar, South Parade Pier. 6-7pm. Kids’ Disco. In support of BBC Children in Need. With special guest Pudsey Bear. Free.

SOUTHSEA: The Gaiety Bar, South Parade Pier. Disco Party Night. 8.30pm-12.30am. In support of BBC Children in Need.(18+ only). £10.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Watercolour prints by Sarah Keen and acrylic paintings by Peter Oldreive. Free. (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 10am-5pm. Fareham and the Great War. 01329 822063.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 9am-5pm. Standing in Silence. Photographs by John Farnhill documenting sites of conflict from the First World War. (023) 9282 3300.

PORTSMOUTH: Jack House Gallery, High St. 12-5pm. Drawing with Scissors. An exhibition of collage and paintings by Jacqui Mair. 07503 152 848.

FILMS

PORTSOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7.30pm. Alien (15). 07435 029 408.

GIGS

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido, London Rd. 7pm. Pompey Rumble Day One. A two-night Psychobilly/Punkabilly festival. Four bands. £15 on the door.

MARKETS

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane. 9am-12pm. Stubbington Country Market.

TITCHFIELD: Parish Rooms, Southampton Hill. 9.30-11.30am. Country Market.

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

WATERLOOVILLE: Clanfield Memorial Hall, South Ln. 7.30pm. The Search for life on Exoplanets. Hampshire Astronomical Group welcomes a talk by Dr Paul B Rimmer. £3 non members.

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

SOUTHSEA: Temple of Spiritualism, Victoria Rd Sth. 7.30pm. Conan Doyle, First World War & Spiritualism. Talk by local author/historian Matt Wingett. £3.

SATURDAY

COMEDY

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. Chris Ramsey. A fun night with this award-winning stand up comedian. (023) 9282 8282.

EVENTS

DRAYTON: Drayton Methodist Church, Station Rd. 11am-1pm. Christmas Fair. Toys, gifts, decorations and more. £1.

PORTSMOUTH: The Salvation Army Hall, Powerscourt Rd, North End. 10am-12pm. Christmas Fair.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Ln. 9-10am. Walking football. £3.

SOUTHSEA: Southsea Seafront, Clarence Esplanade. 2-6.30pm. Pedal Portsmouth glow ride. Dress yourself and your bike with lights, high-vis for this bright event. Live music at the Glow Ride village. myjourneyhampshire.com/events.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill St. 11am-3pm. Christmas gifts and craft fair.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 12-3.30pm. Exhibition by Sarah Keen and Peter Oldreive. See today.

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North St. 10.30am-4.30pm. In Commemoration of the Emsworth men who served in WWI. Medals, memorabilia, documents and pictures. Free. 01243 378091.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 10am-5pm. Fareham and the Great War. See today.

PORTCHESTER: Parish Hall, Church St. 10am-4.30pm. Memories of Portchester. An exhibition of paintings and memorabilia of Portchester past. £2.

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

FILMS

GOSPORT: The Ritz @ St Vincent, St Vincent College, Mill Ln. 10.30am. Paddington 2. (PG). stvincent.ac.uk/the-ritz-cinema.

PORTSOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. The Wife (15). 07435 029 408.

GIGS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 8pm. Graham Fellows – Completely out of Character. (023) 9247 2000/thespring.co.uk.

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido, London Rd. 7pm. Pompey Rumble Day Two. Psychobilly/Punkabilly festival. Seven bands. £23 on the door.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Wk. 7.30pm. The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars. With Claire Martin. A celebration of the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee and Billie Holiday and othersmore. £19-£23. (023) 9264 9000.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Thoroughly Modern Millie. Presented by South Downe Musical Society. See today.

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

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: The Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Pembroke Rd. 2pm. Cold War Espionage by the Baltic Patrol. The Society for Nautical Research (South) welcomes a talk by Keith Hope-Lang. (023) 9283 1461.

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.

SUNDAY

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: St Thomas’ Cathedral, High St. 8pm. Remembrance Concert 2018. Performances by Portsmouth Grammar School Chamber Choir, Chamber Orchestra and Community Choir, Portsmouth Cathedral Choir and London Mozart Players. £10, under-18s free. eventbrite.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 3pm. The Glenn Miller Story. Performed by the 18-piece Astor Big Band and singers. £21.50. (023) 9282 8282.

DANCING

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

EVENTS

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd. 10.30am-4pm. Antiques and collectors’ fair. £2. 07747 604 541.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Ln. 7.30am (for showing) and 2pm (for public viewing). Havant Caged Birds Society present the South Coast Open Show. £1, under-16s free. paulswatton2@sky.com.

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds Church, High St. 10.30am. Remembrance Sunday Service. Commemorating 100 years since the end of the First World War. All welcome.

SOUTHSEA: The Salvation Army, Southsea Citadel, Albert Rd. 5.30pm. Service of Remembrance. In the presence of the lord mayor and lady mayoress.

EXHIBITIONS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Museum, North St. 12-4.30pm. In Commemoration of the Emsworth men who served in the First World War. See Saturday.

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

GIGS

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido, London Rd. 12.30pm. Sunday lunch with The Katie Kershaw Band. Playing a mix of popular tunes, jazz and blues. Free entry .

MARKETS

HAYLING ISLAND: Eaststoke Community Hall, Wheatlands Ave. 10am-3pm. Market and car boot. Free. Table £8 or £6 if you bring your own. (023) 9246 5263.

PORT SOLENT: The Boardwalk. Waterside Sunday Market. 11am-5pm. Home furnishings, quirky gifts, jewellery and home-made crafts.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton foreshore group walk. A brisk walk over uneven footpaths across the common to the shore. (023) 9284 1762.

MONDAY

CLASSES

COPNOR: Stacey Community Centre, Walsall Rd. 6-7pm. Yoga Class for Beginners. Suitable for all ages and abilities. £5.50. 07766 753 638 .

COMEDY

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 8pm. James Alderson presents - Nathan Caton. 8pm. £9, £8 concessions. (023) 9247 2000.

DANCING

EASTNEY: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Bransbury Rd. 9.30-10.15am. Diddi Dance. Pre-school programme for children aged 18 months to four years. 07767 702 444.

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Anne’s Gr. 6.30pm. Line dancing. Beginners class. 07849 450 945.

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Anne’s Gr. 7.30pm. Line dancing. Intermediate class. £5. 07849 450 945.

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

SOUTHSEA: Devonshire Avenue Baptist Church Hall. Ballroom and latin dance classes with Instep Dance Club. Beginners 7.30-8.30pm; free practice session 8.30-8.45pm; improvers 8.45-9.30pm. £5 per session or £6 for two sessions. 07722 040 483.

EVENTS

COSHAM: St Colman’s Church Hall. 7.15-9pm. Portsmouth Chorus rehearsal. Ability to follow music is helpful. Annual subs £80 with three concerts a year. @portsmouthchorus.org.

COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Rd. 1.30-3.30pm. Crafty Needles. Take 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 friendly atmosphere. (023) 9247 0532.

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

PORTSMOUTH: Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Alex Way. 12-3pm. Badminton for those 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) 92420070.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Exhibition by Sarah Keen and Peter Oldreive. See today

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

GIGS

NORTH BOARHUNT: Forest Folk, Village Hall, Trampers Ln. 7.30pm. Tide Lines. Four-piece band from Scotland. £16. (023) 9226 4288.

WALKS & TALKS

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

TUESDAY

COFFEE

FAREHAM: Crofton Community Centre, Room 5, Stubbington Ln. 10.30am-12.30pm. Coffee morning for those 60+. £2.50. 01329 234409.

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

CONCERTS

COSHAM: Cosham Baptist Church, Havant Rd. 7.15pm. Organist/keyboard player Brett Wales. Playing music for you all to enjoy. £6 non members. (023) 9237 6313.

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: 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. £7.50. 07833 384 377.

EVENTS

ALVERSTOKE: Brodrick Hall, Clayhall Rd. 7.30-9.30pm. Scrap Happy Quilters. Handbag quilt collection. 01329 231790.

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. Any age or singing ability. pitchpipers.co.uk.

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

HAVANT: St Francis’ Church, Riders Ln. 7.30-9.30pm. Staunton Park genealogy group. thestauntoninfo.org.

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

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

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

SOUTHSEA: The Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum, Old Commercial Rd. 2.30pm. Dickens Fellowship meeting. AGM, followed by a bring and buy sale. Discussion/presentation on Nicholas Nickleby. £1 non-members. (023) 9266 4205.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington L. 10.30am-12.30pm. Crofton Variety Club. Home-made cakes and refreshments and a variety of activities. £3. 01329 234409.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill St. 9.30a.m. Titchfield Abbey WI meeting. Go along for tea and biscuits and find out about the group's various activities.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Exhibition by Sarah Keen and Peter Oldreive. See today

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. Evita. Award winning musical telling the story of Eva Peron. (023) 9282 8282/kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

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

EASTNEY: Meet at Eastney Coffee House on the promenade. 2pm. Slow/moderate walk along Clarence Pier. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

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

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside the civic offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Take a brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. (023) 9268 8390.

WEDNESDAY

CONCERT

PORTSMOUTH: St John’s Cathedral, Bishop Crispian Way. 7.30pm. Spirit-of-the-South Ladies Choir. (023) 9364 1007.

DANCING

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Anne’s 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.

SOUTHSEA: The Gaiety Bar, South Parade Pier. 1-4pm. Tea dance. £6 dance and tea/coffee, £10 dance and cream tea. All welcome. Book in advance. (023) 9229 4094.

WALLINGTON: Village Hall, Broadcut. 8.15-9.30pm. Ballroom and latin social practice Night. £6, includes tea and coffee. 07505 191 596/dancerevival.co.uk.

EVENTS

ALVERSTOKE: The Scout Hut, Clayhall Rd. 7.30-9.30pm. Hampshire Genealogical Society. Guest speaker Colin Moretti – online newspapers. (023) 9258 5194.

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

COSHAM: Cosham Conservative Club, Spur Rd. 7.30pm. 55 Social Club Quiz Night. For those 55+. Bar available. £2.

GOSPORT: Freedom Centre (formerly Brockhurst Baptist Church), Netherton Rd. 10-11.30am. Chat and games over a cuppa for those 60+. £2.50. 01329 234409.

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

PURBROOK: Christchurch Hall, London Rd. 7.45pm. Solent City Chorus rehearsals. Looking for male singers. Call first in case they are away from the hall. 07796 136487/singingportsmouth.org.uk.

STUBBINGTON: Baptist Church, Jays Cl. 7.30pm. Crofton WI meeting. Includes a talk by Terry Hinkley entitled Gosport And Her Heritage. 01329 845619 .

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Exhibition by Sarah Keen and Peter Oldreive. See today

PORTSMOUTH: Jack House Gallery, High St. 12-5pm. Drawing with Scissors. See today.

FILMS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 1.45pm and 7.30pm. The Bookshop (12A). £8, £7 concessions. (023) 9247 2000/thespring.co.uk.

GIGS

GOSPORT: Gosport Jazz Club, Gosport & Fareham Rugby Club, Dolphin Cr. 8-10.30pm. Chris Walker’s Pedigree Jazz Band. £7 members, £10 non-members. Booking advised. (023) 9269 2988.

MARKETS

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Library, West St. 9.30am-3pm. Fareham country market.

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Evita. See Tuesday.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Take in the views of the 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.

PORTCHESTER: Meet at main Portchester Castle car park. 2pm. Some uneven footpaths. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helen’s Parade. 10.30am. Canoe Lake/Southsea seafront group walk. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

HORNDEAN: Blendworth Church Centre, Blendworth Ln. 7.30pm. Advent A Cappella. A fun festive singing workshop hosted by the Spinnaker Chorus over a five-week period for £5 per session then perform at two Christmas events. adventacappella@yahoo.com.

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

CLASSES

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

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

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30-11.30am. Over-50s 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. Go along for tea/coffee and biscuit. (023) 9238 9529.

COMEDY

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 8pm. Stephen K Amos - Bouquets and Brickbats. £18.50.(023) 9247 2000/thespring.co.uk.

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Live with organist Nick Miller. Free.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd. 7.30-9.30pm. Royal Marine School of Music Concert. (023) 9272 6181.

DANCING

EASTNEY: Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Bransbury Rd. 4.15-6.15pm. Abstract Dance and Performing Arts tuition. For children aged five to 11 years. 07708 720 711.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4.50. 07979 800 299.

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 those  60+. Enjoy a light lunch, tea and cakes and entertainment/activities. £3. 01329 234 409.

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.

PORTSMOUTH: All Saint’s Church, Commercial Rd. 8pm. The Cantrelle Singers rehearsals. Go along and join this friendly women’s choir. (023) 9261 2406.

PORTSMOUTH : Village Hotel, Lakeshore Dr. 6.30pm. Fundraising fashion show. Raising funds for QA Hospital. £10. porthosp.nhs.uk/charity.

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

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10am-4pm. Exhibition by Sarah Keen and Peter Oldreive. See today

FILMS

PORTSOUTH: No.6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Nae Pasaran. (15). 07435 029 408.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Osborn Rd. 7.30pm. Daoiri Farrell. An evening of folk music. £13. 01329 223100.

MARKETS

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

WATERLOOVILLE: 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. Swan Lake. Performed by the Russian National Ballet. £21. 01329 231942/fernehallhall.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Evita. See Tuesday.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Meet in Scott Road car park, off Military Road by The News Centre. 10.30am. Hilsea Lines walk. Uneven footpaths around Foxes Forest. (023) 9268 8390.

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