Portsmouth, Fareham, Emsworth and Chichester's best things to do on Friday and Saturday (Jan 17 and 18)

Here are our top picks for today and tomorrow.

Friday, 17th January 2020, 6:00 am
Weald & Downland Living Museum is holding the first of this year’s series of Historic Life Weekends on January 18, 2020. Picture by White Shore Photography

STORYTELLING: Wrap up warmly and go between different historic buildings to listen to old tales around the fire at the Weald and Downland Museum. Singleton, Chichester, tomorrow and Sunday 10.30am-4pm.

GIG: New Orleans’ music inspired Brass Volacanoes’ as well as other cultures and genres. See them erupt.

Ashcroft Arts Centre, Fareham, tomorrow, 7.30pm.

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FILM: Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville star as a long-married couple in critically-acclaimed Ordinary Love (12A). She has breast cancer. No6 Cinema, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, 7pm tonight.

CHILDREN’S SHOW: Madcap entertainer John Hinton’s Ensonglopedia Of Animals – 26 songs, one for each letter of the alphabet – will enchant little ones from the age of five upwards. Minerva Theatre, Chichester, tomorrow, 11am and 2pm.

COMEDY: The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue head the line-up for a night of comedy which also features Juliet Myers. MC Jeff Lane attempts to keep order. Emsworth Sports and Social Club, Havant Road, tonight, 8pm.

JAPERY: Award-winning local comedian James Alderson brings his solo show Bring Back The ’80s to Portsmouth. Sit back for a night of pure nostalgia. Portsmouth Guildhall, tonight, 8.30pm.