Things to do in the Portsmouth area on Wednesday and Thursday

The Jungle Book will be transformed into a pantomime in Warsash.
The Jungle Book will be transformed into a pantomime in Warsash.

Here are our top picks. 

EVENT: Winchester Lantern Parade promises to be a fun-filled event for all the family. Includes live music, carol singing and a firework finale. Winchester Cathedral, Thursday, 6.30pm.

GIG: Chris Newman’s Georgia Ramblers with Julie Horton vocals and Chris Gower trombone. £7 members, £10 non-members. Booking advised. Gosport Jazz Club, Wednesday, 8-10.30pm. 

TALK: Local expert Andy Lester will talk on the wildlife of the Test Valley and the new Hants Wildlife Trust reserve at Fishlake Meadows in Romsey. Warblington School, Havant, Wednesday, 7.30pm. 

FILM: In A Star Is Born, Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally – two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. No6 Cinema, Portsmouth Dockyard, Thursday, 4.15pm.

STAGE: Swanmore Amateur Dramatic Society will be performing their take on a classic fairy tale in the pantomime of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Tickets £8, £4 children. Swanmore Village Hall, Thursday, 7.30pm.

THEATRE: Presented by the Warsash Theatre Club, The Jungle Book will be transformed into a pantomime in this all-singing, all-dancing stage production. Victory Hall, Warsash, Thursday, 7.30pm.