What’s On from Friday, February 3 to Thursday, February 9

Magician and star of Britain's Got Talent, Jamie Raven, is bringing his live show to Ferneham Hall, Fareham, on Saturday
Magician and star of Britain's Got Talent, Jamie Raven, is bringing his live show to Ferneham Hall, Fareham, on Saturday
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What’s on for the week ahead

FRIDAY

COMEDY

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd, PO16 7DB. 8pm. Laughter Live! comedy club. Featuring Joe Lycett, Alex Smith and Sean Collins. £10 in advance, £12 on the door. Call 01329 231 942 or visit fernehamhall.co.uk.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: The Rifle Club, 205 Goldsmith Ave, PO4 0AW. 7pm. QA Renal Team Fundraiser Music Evening. Music by The Colonels, The Cortex and Offbeat Offensive. Raising money for an ultrasound scanner and other equipment. Call (023) 9228 6000 (ext 4035).

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. The Mythic Method – Classicism in British Art 1920-1950. Exploring how British artists drew on classic myths and ideals in a ‘return to order’ following the First World War. Call 01243 774 557 or visit pallant.org.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Rd, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. Celebrating Hampshire’s royal history through especially commissioned costumes and artefacts. Free. Visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. A WW1 centenary project incorporating film, drawing and sound to show alternative insights into the WW1 aftermath. Free. Call (023) 9247 2700.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-4pm. The Ministry of Books – Miniatures. Over 200 art objects produced by illustrators, typographers, writers, poets, book binders and printmakers. Call (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. Captivating images of artists, fans and behind-the-scenes drama at some of the greatests music gatherings of all time. £3, concessions £2. Opening times may vary. Call (023) 9387 0200.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard, PO1 3LJ. 7pm. Goodfellas (18). One of the greatest gangster films of our times, starring Robert De Niro and directed by Martin Scorcese. Call 07435 029 408.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Rd, PO4 9PN. 8pm. Non-stop Rock. Call (023) 9282 0896 or visit rmatavern.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Rd, PO4 0JA. 9pm. Spike’s Classic Vinyl Rock Roadshow. Visit facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

STAGE

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 8pm. O No!. A psychedelic homage to the woman damned for destroying The Beatles. £12.50, concessions £11.25. Call (023) 9247 2700 or visit thespring.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. The Circus of Horrors: The Never-Ending Nightmare. A spectacular of bizarre, brave and beautiful acts woven into an Alice in Horrorland-type story. Call (023) 9282 8282 or visit kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

SOUTHSEA: Pyramids Centre, Clarence Esplanade. 10.30am. Seafront group walk. Suitable for all. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SATURDAY

COMEDY

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD. 8pm. John Shuttleworth: My Last Will and Tasty Mint. £16, members £14. Call (023) 9264 9000.

DANCING

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

EVENTS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St, PO9 1BS. 7pm. A Magical Evening of Wonder. Fair and circus-inspired fun and games, including a special performance of The Vanishing Man. Dress code is mysterious, magical and magnificent. For ages 12 or above. Adults £15, concessions £13.50. Call (023) 9247 2700 or visit thespring.co.uk.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1BT. 11am-12pm. Gingerbread Man storytime special. Fresh take on a classic fairytale, and a chance to make gingerbread finger puppets. For children aged three to 10, must be accompanied by an adult. Free. Call (023) 9250 3280.

GOSPORT: Waterfront Baptist Church, Cooperage Green. 2-4pm. Saturday Social. Pool, table tennis and football, crafts and swap shop. Free, all ages welcome. Call 07946 835 066.

GOSPORT: Elson Library, Chantry Rd. 10am-12pm. Colouring for adults. Colour away your daily stresses and anxieties. All materials provided.

PORTSMOUTH: Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3TZ. 3.30pm-5pm. Chinese New Year Celebrations. See the Chinese Dragon parade, a Shaolin Kung Fu show and more. Visit gunwharf-quays.com.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Grammar School, High St, PO1 2LN. 10am-3pm. Solent Guild of Woodcarvers and Sculptors Carve-In. Opportunity for carvers to discuss carving and share ideas.

WATERLOOVILLE: Butser Ancient Farm, Chalton Ln, PO8 0BG. 1-4pm. Imbolc Festival. Hosted by storyteller Jonathon Huet, entertainment will include storytelling, poetry, singing, firelighting and a warming meal. £12. Visit butserancientfarm.co.uk or call (023) 9259 8838.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. The Mythic Method – Classicism in British Art 1920-1950. See today.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Rd, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-4pm. The Ministry of Books – Miniatures. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. See today.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard, PO1 3LJ. 7pm. Princess Mononoke (PG). Legendary anime where the fate of the world rests on the courage of one warrior. Call 07435 029 408.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Rd, PO4 9PN. 3.30-8.30pm. Random Acts of Chaos. All proceeds to CPOC Cambodia and World Animal Protection. £3. Call (023) 9282 0896 or visit rmatavern.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Rd, PO4 0JA. 9pm. Beaten Track. Rock covers band. Visit facebook.com/GoldenEagleSouthsea.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Rd, PO16 7DB. 7.30pm. Jamie Raven – Live. Jamie’s magic has amazed audiences since his appearance on Britain’s Got Talent. £25, concessions £18. Call 01329 231942 or visit fernehamhall.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent St, PO1 3BS. 7.30pm. Missing Dan Nolan / Hard to Swallow. Two true stories written using the families’ first-hand accounts of events. Not suitable for children under 12. Tickets £12, concessions £9. Call (023) 9273 7370 or visit groundlings.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Rule the World. Take That tribute perform hits including Greatest Day, Back for Good and more. Call (023) 9282 8282 or visit kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Blue Lagoon at Hilsea Lido. 10.30am. Group walk. Along the foreshore footpath to the Mountbatten Centre and back. Call (023) 9284 1762.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2ABG. 11am-12.30pm. Evolve: Family Workshop 3. Specialist creative sessions for four to 11-year-olds with autism and SEN with their families. Supported by an occupational therapist. Call (023) 9387 0193 or e-mail hayley.reay@portsmouthguildhall.co.uk.

SUNDAY

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: Admiral Lord Nelson School, Dundas Ln, PO3 5XT. 2pm. Portsmouth Philharmonia Orchestra. In aid of the Department of Rheumatology Charitable Funds, Queen Alexandra Hospital. £3.50, includes cream tea. Call (023) 9273 1122 or visit portsmouthphilharmonia.org.uk.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Rd, PO12 3QX. 7-10pm. 50-50 Sunday dance. £4.50.

PARK GATE: Royal British Legion, 366 Brook Ln, SO31 7DP. 7.30-10.30pm. Country & Western dance. £6.50, members £5. Call 01329 519 765.

EVENTS

HAVANT: Calvary Chapel, Barncroft Primary School, Park Ln, PO9 3HN. 10.30am-12.30pm. Worship And The Word. A service of encouragement and worship. Sunday school for children aged three to 11, creche for children under three. Call 07879 130 499 or visit calvaryportsmouth.co.uk/sunday-mornings.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth High School, 25 Kent Rd, PO5 3EQ. 3pm. Portsmouth Music Festival Centenary Concert. Featuring performers from past festivals who have gone on to forge succesful careers. £5, concessions £4.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 11am-5pm. The Mythic Method – Classicism in British Art 1920 – 1950. See today.

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 12-3.30pm. Paintings by Tracey Stephens. Free. Call (023) 9238 7284.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-4pm. The Ministry of Books – Miniatures. See today.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Rd, PO4 9PN. 7pm-12am. Broken-mic night, hosted by Jay Groovara. Call (023) 9282 0896 or visit rmatavern.co.uk.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: The Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent St, PO1 3BS. 2.30pm. Missing Dan Nolan / Hard to Swallow. See Saturday.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Swinging at the Cotton Club. The exhilarating dancing and music of the Cotton Club, as recreated by the Lindy Hop Dance Company and The Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra. Call (023) 9282 8282 or visit kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

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

MONDAY

CLASSES

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1BT. 6-9pm. Combine Sketching with Watercolours. Aims to help you experiment when drawing with watercolours. Continues February 20. £30. Call (023) 9252 3463.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1BT. 6.30-8.30pm. Ukulele for Improvers. February 6 to March 6. For those who have completed the beginners’ course or at a similar learning stage. £50. Call (023) 9252 3463.

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Hall, Bury Road. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2.50, includes tea and biscuits.

HAYLING ISLAND: Community Centre, Station Rd, PO11 0HB. 7-8pm. Ballroom and latin beginners class. £6. Call 07505 191596 or visit dancerevival.co.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Baptist Church Hall, Devonshire Ave, PO4 9ED. 7.30-9.30pm. Ballroom and Latin Dance Classes with Instep Dance Club. £6 for two sessions per person/evening. Call (023) 9264 9991.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln, PO14 2PP. 6.30-7.30pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4. Call 07979 800 299.

EVENTS

COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Rd, PO8 8DB. 1.30-3.30pm. Bring your own knitting or embroidery and have some tea, cake and a chat. Call (023) 9261 5916.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Paintings by Tracey Stephens. See Monday.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. See today.

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Dreamboats and Petticoats. Featuring classic tracks from Roy Orbison, The Shadows, Eddie Cochran, Billy Fury and more. Call (023) 9282 8282 or visitkingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

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

NORTH END: The Learning Place, Derby Rd. 12.15pm. Learning Place group walk. Moderate walk to Stamshaw Foreshore. Not suitable for buggies or wheelchairs. Call (023) 9268 8390.

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

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake memorial. 1pm. Slow 30-minute group walk. Call (023) 9268 8390.

TUESDAY

DANCING

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Lee Community Centre, 51 Twyford Drive, PO13 8JU. 9.30-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. £4. Call 07979 800 299.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill St. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2, includes tea and biscuits.

EVENTS

FAREHAM: United Reform Church Hall, Osborn Rd, PO16 7DG. 7pm. Solent Fuchsia Club. Getting the fuchsia year started. £1. Visit solentfuchsia.co.uk.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community Centre, Westlands Grove, PO16 9AD. 1.30-3.30pm. Variety Club. £2, includes refreshments.

HAVANT: Avenue Lawn Tennis and Squash Club, PO9 2RS. 7pm. Bridge club. Beginners welcome but experience of bridge required. No need to bring a partner. Call 01243 372 718.

HAVANT: Havant Methodist Church, PO9 2HU. 7.30-10pm. Spirit of the South Chorus drop-in evening. Call (023) 9264 1997.

HAVANT: Saint Faith’s Church Hall, The Pallant, PO9 1PP. 7.30-9.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir meeting. Call (023) 9245 3634 or visit solentmalevoicechoir.org.

PORTSMOUTH: Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum, Old Commercial Rd, PO1 4QL. 10.30am. Anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens. Museum will be free to the public, with readings from members of the Birthplace Branch of the Dickens Fellowship. Call (023) 9266 4205.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. The Mythic Method – Classicism in British Art 1920 – 1950. See today.

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Paintings by Tracey Stephens. See Monday.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. See today.

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Dreamboats and Petticoats. See Monday.

WALKS & TALKS

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Elmore Car Park, Marine Parade East, PO13 9BW. 10am. Lee Residents Association Historic Waterfront Walk and Talks. Learn about the local history from the 13th century onwards. Free. Call (023) 9255 1706 or visit leeresidents.org.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre. 10.30am. Stamshaw Foreshore group walk with views of Portchester Castle. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Outside the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime group walk. A brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. Call (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

HAYLING ISLAND: Community Centre, Station Rd, PO11 0HB. 7-8pm. Shamanic Drumming Circle Workshop. Call (023) 9246 7562.

WEDNESDAY

EVENTS

GOSPORT: Scout Hut, Clayhall Rd. 7.30-9.30pm. Hampshire Genealogical Society, Gosport group meeting. Free for first three visits. Call (023) 9258 5194.

PORTSMOUTH: St Mary’s Church, Fratton Rd, PO1 5PA. 10.15am. Melody Tots. Music group for babies and toddlers under five. Call (023) 9281 4444.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Paintings by Tracey Stephens. See Monday.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-4pm. The Ministry of Books – Miniatures. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. See today.

STAGE

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1BT. 7.30pm. Tea with Oscar Wilde. An evening packed with gossip, song and humour. £10, includes tea. Call (023) 9252 3463 or visit dontgointothecellar.com.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd, PO5 2QJ. 2.30 and 7.30pm. Dreamboats and Petticoats. See Monday.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Group walk with views of Spinnaker Tower. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Castle car park. 2pm. Group walk. Suitable for all. Call (023) 9268 8390.

copnor: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Rd. 10.30am. Baffins Pond / Milton Foreshore group walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake Cafe. 10.30am.Canoe Lake / Southsea seafront group walk. Suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. Call (023) 9268 8390.

Thursday

EVENTS
COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Rd. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch Club. Home-made lunch and dessert, followed by entertainment. £3.95. Call (023) 9261 7890.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Rd, PO6 3EB. 2-4pm. Relax with colouring. Beat stress and aid relaxation. All materials provided. Call (023) 9268 8259.

SOUTHSEA: St James’s Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singercise. Fun fitness session for older and disabled people. Tea and chat after. £2.50. Call 07754 528 814.

EXHIBITIONS

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. The Mythic Method – Classicism in British Art 1920-1950. See today.

COSHAM: League of Friends Coffee Shop, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Paintings by Tracey Stephens. See Monday.

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm. Royal Blood: Births, Battles and Beheadings. See today.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East St, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. Cicatrix – The Scar of a Healed Wound. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex, Gunwharf Quays, PO1 3BF. 11am-4pm. The Ministry of Books – Miniatures. See today.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, PO1 2AB. 9am-5pm. The Isle of Wight Festival – 1968, 1969, 1970. See today.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Historic Dockyard, PO1 3LJ. 7pm. The Eagle Huntress. (U). Spellbinding documentary of a 13-year-old girl fighting to become the first female eagle hunter in twelve generations. Call 07435 029 408.

GIGS

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road, PO16 7DB. 7.30pm. Swing – the Ultimate Big Band. Featuring Chris Dean and the Syd Lawrence Orchestra. £18. Call 01329 231 942 or visit fernehamhall.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. 7pm. Broken-mic night, hosted by Jay Groovara. Call (023) 9282 0896 or visit rmatavern.co.uk.

MARKETS

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church Hall, PO7 7EH. 9.30am-11.30am. St George’s Market. Eggs, crafts, cards, jewellery, woodwork, plants, cakes, preserves, honey and used books.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD. 1.30 and 7.30pm. Oddsocks presents The Jungle Book. £16, concessions £14. Call (023) 9264 9000.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Dreamboats and Petticoats. See Monday.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Scott Road car park. 10.30am. Hilsea Lines group walk. Uneven footpaths around Foxes Forest. Call (023) 9268 8390

HILSEA: Mountbatten Centre entrance of Alexandra Park. 6.30pm. Group walk along the shore line to Hilsea Lido and back. Call (023) 9284 1762.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square, PO1 2ABG. 3.45pm. Recharge Singing Workshops for 55+. No audition or need to read music at this feel-good session. £3. Call Hayley on (023) 9387 0193.

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