What's on in the Portsmouth area in the week ahead (Jan 30-Feb 5)

Looking for something to do, somewhere to go in the coming week? Read on...

Thursday, 30th January 2020, 6:00 am
There's a bonsai auction at Wallington tomorrow evening.

TODAY (Thursday)

CLASSES

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

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

GOSPORT: Freedom Centre, Netherton Rd. 10.15-11.15am. Cheerleading class for those 60+. Suitable for all fitness levels. £3. 01329 234409

COFFEE

DRAYTON: Drayton United Church hall, Station Rd. 9.30-11.30am. Drayton Over-50s Friendship Club. Go along for tea/coffee and biscuits. (023) 9238 9529.

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Cathedral, High St. 1.10pm. Lunchtime Live. Gap Year Scholars’ Voices. (023) 9282 3300.

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. 07708 720 711.

FAREHAM: Methodist Church hall, Mays Ln. 9.30am-12.30pm. Line dancing. Combined class. £5. 07849 450 945.

GOSPORT: Alverbank Hotel, Alverstoke. 8-11pm. Salsa class. Beginners’ and improvers’ lessons. £6. 07979 800 299.

PORTSMOUTH: Hilsea Lido, London Rd. 7.30pm. Clubbercise. High-energy work-out to club music with Linzi. £5 (book in advance). 07841 836 443.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Sq. 2.30pm. Caroline’s Seated Movement to Music. For those 55+, 45 minutes of seated physical activity covering different dance styles. £3. 0844 847 2362.

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 cake and entertainment/activities. £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.

EASTNEY: Eastney Evangelical Church, Eastney Rd. 6-7pm. Fusion. A youth club for 10-14-year-olds. 50p.

FAREHAM: Duke of Connaught’s Own Club, Western Rd. 11am-12.30pm. Skittles for those 60+. 01329 234409.

NORTH END: The Learning Place, Derby Rd. 10am-12pm. North End Allsorts. Go 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. Why not join this small, friendly women’s choir. New members welcome. (023) 9261 2406.

EXHIBITIONS

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 11am-3pm. Life Through the Lens. Immerse yourself in more than 100 years of black and white/hand-coloured and colourised photographs. Free.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-4pm. Daphne – Sarah Taylor Silverwood. An exhibition centred around hand-drawn animation. (023) 9277 8080.

FILMS

GOSPORT: The Ritz at St Vincent, Mill Ln. 7.30pm. Yesterday (12A). £5, £3 children/students. Eventbrite.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Robocop (18). 07435 029 408.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Sq. 7.30pm. Money For Nothing. Europe’s number one Dire Straits’ tribute show. £29.50. portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

MARKETS

WATERLOOVILLE: St George’s Church hall, St George’s Walk. 9.30-11.30am. St George’s market.

STAGE

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 7.30pm. Joyce Grenfell. An evening of warmth, wit and humour featuring some of Grenfell’s most delightful songs and monologues. £12.50, £11.50 concessions. (023) 9247 2700.

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. Chicago the Musical. Presented by CCADS. £16, concessions £14. (023) 9246 6363.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Festival Theatre, St Margaret’s Ln. 7.30pm. Freehold & Inside Out. Two new plays written by local playwright Roger Goldsmith. £10, £9 concessions. 03336 663 366.

TOURS

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre, Kent St. 1pm. Theatre tour. Discover the history of the Old Beneficial School on this historical tour. £5. (023) 9273 7370.

WALKS & TALKS

GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High St. 7.30-9pm. Roses and their Care. Thomas Stone presents an illustrated talk giving you all the answers to growing roses. (023) 9252 3463.

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. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

FRIDAY

CLASSES

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10-11am. Yoga for those 50+. 07932 470 068.

EASTNEY: Community Centre, Bransbury Park. 10.30-11.30am. Pilates for those 50+. 07716 730 230.

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

DANCING

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

PORTSMOUTH: Priory School, Fawcett Rd. 6.30pm. Breakin (breakdancing) lessons for adults (beginners). [email protected]

EVENTS

COSHAM: Memory Lane, Outside G4 Ward, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 2&4pm. QA Knitting Group. Open to staff, patients and visitors.07846 472 423.

FAREHAM: Wallington village hall, opposite Sainsbury’s Broadcut. 7.30pm for 8pm. Solent Bonsai Society Club auction. Take any trees, pots or equipment that you no longer need so others have a chance to own them. £1.

PETERSFIELD: Festival Hall, Heath Rd. 10.30am-5pm. Petersfield antiques fair. Browse 40 stands of authentic antiques and fine art. £3.50. 01825 744074.

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds’ Centre, Queen St. 11am-1pm. Friday Club. For those 50+. Meet new friends. 07827 257 504.

PORTSMOUTH: The Beddow Library, Milton. 10.30am-12.30pm. Milton Social Group. Meet new people.

STUBBINGTON: Stubbington Methodist Church, Mays Ln. 10am-12pm. New Age Kurling Club. Organised by MHA. £3.

EXHIBITIONS

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays. 11am-4pm. Daphne – Sarah Taylor Silverwood. See Today.

FILMS

PORTSMOUTH: No6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 7pm. Gaza (15). 07435 029 408.

MARKETS

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

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

STAGE

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. Chicago the Musical. See Today.

TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Festival Theatre, St Margaret’s Ln. 7.30pm. Freehold & Inside Out. £12, £11 concessions. See Today.

WALKS & TALKS

FARLINGTON: Meet at the third car park, Farlington Marshes. 10.30am. A scenic walk over rough ground. Last Friday of the month only.

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

SATURDAY

DANCING

PORTSMOUTH: St Luke’s Church, Greetham St. 9am. Street dance lessons. For ages four-seven. Co-ordination, fitness, self-discipline and packed with fun. [email protected]

EVENTS

COSHAM: Cosham Social Club, Wayte St. 7.15pm. Charity race night. Includes live act Cherry Liquor plus raffle. Raising funds for the John Muir Trust. £10. 07827 445 018.

DENMEAD: Denmead Community Centre, School Ln. 7.30pm. Race night. Films of genuine races for you to place your bets and have lots of fun, while supporting The Rowans Hospice. £10. Take your own drink – nibbles provided. [email protected]

LOCKS HEATH: Locks Heath shopping village. 10am-12.30pm. Indoor car-boot sale. Lots of bargains. Refreshments available. £10 a space if you take your own table or hire for an extra £4. 50p, under-12s free. 07841 660 177.

PETERSFIELD: Festival Hall, Heath Rd. 10.30am-5pm. Petersfield antiques fair. See Friday.

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

SOUTHSEA: Temple of Spiritualism, Victoria Rd Sth. 10am-1.30pm. Private readings. Choice of 10 mediums, healing, stalls and refreshments. All welcome. £5 on the door.

EXHIBITIONS

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 11am-3pm. Life Through the Lens. See Today.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: Gaiety Bar, South Parade Pier. 6.30-11pm. Southsea Pier Parade Sessions. A showcase of local talent including Justin Capps and the Cavaliers, Four Folds Law, Josh and Daisy and more. From £8. book.events/southseapierfestival.

MARKETS

SOUTHSEA: St Swithun’s Church hall, Waverley Rd. 12-3.30pm. Southsea flea market. Retro clothes, bric-a-brac, jewellery, refreshments. Free.

STAGE

HAYLING ISLAND: Station Theatre, Station Rd. 7.30pm. Chicago the Musical. See Today.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. The Ultimate Classic Rock Show. An evening of the best classic rock anthems. £28, concessions £26.50. kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Blue Lagoon, Hilsea Lido. 10.30am. Walk over the road bridge and take the path beside the moat on the eastern side. (023) 9284 1762.

SUNDAY

DANCING

GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Rd. 7-10pm. Social dance. Dancing to David Last. £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.

EVENTS

PETERSFIELD: Festival Hall, Heath Rd. 10.30am-5pm. Petersfield antiques fair. See Friday.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ Coffee Shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 12am-3.30pm. Art exhibition. Paintings and drawings of domestic pets by Pauline Bolton and Belinda. Free. (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 11am-3pm. Life Through the Lens. See Today.

GIGS

HILSEA: Blue Lagoon, London Rd. 12.30pm. Sunday lunch with Damiain Lodrick. Jazz versions of your favourite hits and book your Sunday lunch. Bluelagoonhilsea.com.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Good Companion, Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton foreshore group walk. Moderate walk over uneven footpaths across the common to the shore. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9284 1762.

MONDAY

CLASSES

COPNOR: Stacey Community Centre, Walsall Rd. 6-7pm. Yoga class for beginners. Suitable for all ages and abilities. £20 for four weeks. 07766 753 638/portsmouthyogoandmassage.co.uk.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Community School, White Hart Ln. 6-7pm. Zumba classes. £5 or block booking of 6 classes £25.07594 835 042.

DANCING

COWPLAIN: Cowplain Social Club, London Rd. 2-4pm. Tea dance. All welcome. £3, including tea and biscuits. (023) 9248 4209.

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.

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

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Rd. 7-8pm. Absolute beginners’ ballroom and latin class. £7. 07505 191 596.

HAYLING ISLAND: Hayling Island Community Centre, Station Rd. 8-9pm. Ballroom and latin intermediate class. £7. 07505 191 596.

PORTSMOUTH: Priory School sports centre, Fawcett Rd. 7.45pm. Street dance for adults. [email protected]

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds’ Centre, Queen St. 5pm. Breakin’. Breakdance sessions for kids. [email protected]

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

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln. 6.30-7.30pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4.50. 07979 800 299.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, Asda car park. 2pm. Tea dance. Open to all. £3, includes tea/coffee and biscuits. (023) 9225 6823.

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.

EVENTS

COSHAM: St Colman’s Church hall. 7.15-9pm. Portsmouth Chorus rehearsal. Ability to follow music is helpful. @portsmouthchorus.

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.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, East St. 7.30pm. Havant Light Opera rehearsal. Sing a variety of musical theatre. Looking for new singers and backstage workers. 01243 574535.

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

PORTSMOUTH: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Rd. 10.30am-12.45pm and 4-7pm. JCPF Spiritual healing clinic. Donations only. 07756 852 918.

PORTSMOUTH: Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Alex Way. 11am. Walking netball. £3.

PORTSMOUTH: Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Alex Way. 1pm. Badminton/table tennis/short tennis. £3.

PORTSMOUTH: The Haven, Salvation Army, Lake Rd. 10.30am-12.30pm. For those 50+. Go and meet new people. 07827 257 504.

WIDLEY: Christ Church hall, London Rd. 1.30-3pm. Reflections Ladies rehearsal. An entertainment group for charitable purposes. (023) 9264 1468.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ coffee shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10m-4pm. Art exhibition. See Sunday.

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. The Woman in Black. A dramatic stage adaptation of Susan Hill’s acclaimed ghost story. From £27. kingsportsmouth.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS

FRATTON: Meet at The Bridge Centre. 10.30am. Victoria Park walk. Buggy and wheelchair-friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register. (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. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier-to-pier walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

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

TUESDAY

CLASSES

COSHAM: Highbury College Sports Centre, Tudor Cres. 6-7pm. Zumba classes . £5. 07594 835 042.

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.

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 FIT class. £2.50. 07543 931 937.

PORTSMOUTH: Priory School sports centre, Fawcett Rd. 5pm. Breakin (breakdancing) lessons for children. Eight-year-olds plus.

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.

EVENTS

BRIDGEMARY: Methodist Church, Prideaux-Brune Ave. 11.45am-2pm. 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. Why not join this choir which performs at various events in the area. New members welcome of any age or singing ability. Pitchpipers.co.uk.

FAREHAM: Methodist Church hall, King’s Rd. 7.30pm. Solent Sounds Ladies Chorus rehearsals. Singing four-part harmony. All welcome. 01489 891832.

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 evening. Established women’s harmony chorus welcomes new singers and is looking to increase membership. First Tuesday of the month. (023) 9245 1220.

HAYLING ISLAND: United Reformed Church hall, Hollow Ln. 9am-3pm. Hayling Island beaders. Learn beading skills, no experience necessary. New members welcome. £5. (023) 9271 6337.

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

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

SOUTHSEA: Somers Town Central Hub, River Street, Somers Town. 10am-12pm. Southsea friends. For those 50+. Go and meet new friends. 07827 257 504.

EXHIBITIONS

FAREHAM: Westbury Manor Museum, West St. 11am-3pm. Life Through the Lens. See Today.

STAGE

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 7.30pm. The Woman in Black. See Tuesday.

WALKS & TALKS

EASTNEY: Meet at Bransbury Park, outside the centre. 1pm. Short park-to-park walk. Take a gentle stroll to Milton Park cafe for refreshments. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

LEE ON THE SOLENT: Meet at Elmore car park. Lee Heritage Waterfront walk and talk. 10am. A 90-minute walk and talk covering local history. (023) 9255 1706.

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

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

WEDNESDAY

COFFEE

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

DANCING

COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wooton St. 1.45-3.45pm. Sequence dancing. Experienced and beginners welcome. £2.50. (023) 9269 3276.

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Anne’s Grove. 7.30-9.30pm. Line dancing. Beginners’ class. 07849 450 945.

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

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Ln.7-8pm. Dancin’ Fit. £4. 07979 800 299.

WALLINGTON: Village hall, Broadcut. 8.15-9.30pm. Ballroom & latin social practice night. £6. 07505 191 596.

EVENTS

BRIDGEMARY: Methodist Church, Prideaux-Brune Ave. 1-2.30pm. Weekly afternoon tea with optional cheerleading. £3. 01329 234409.

CATHERINGTON: Catherington village hall. 7.30pm. Horndean Camera Club meeting. Horndeancameraclub.org.uk.

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

FAREHAM: Abbeyfield Court, Locks Rd. 2-3.30pm. Just Crafting Around. Try different arts or crafts. £2.50.

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds’ Centre, Queen St. 10.30am-1.30pm. Wednesday Club for those 50+. Meet new people. 07827 257 504.

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

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: League of Friends’ coffee shop, B Level, QA Hospital. 10m-4pm. Art exhibition. See Sunday.

GIGS

GOSPORT: Gosport Jazz Club, Gosport & Fareham Rugby Club, Dolphin Cres. 8-10.30pm. FB Pocket Orchestra. £10, members £7. Booking strongly advised. (023) 9242 9302.

PARK GATE: Park Gate Royal British Legion, Brook Ln. 8-10.30pm. The Clive New Big Band. Free. (023) 9269 3988.

STAGE

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, Guildhall Wk. Fame. 7pm. Musical presented by The Petersfield School. £12, £8 concessions. (023) 9264 9000.

SOUTHSEA: The Kings Theatre, Albert Rd. 2.30pm and 7.30pm. The Woman in Black. See Today.

WALKS & TALKS

COSHAM: Meet at King George V playing fields car park, Northern Road. 2pm. First Wednesday of the month only. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Take in views of The Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton foreshore walk. Short walk to Baffins Pond. Buggy/wheelchair-friendly. Longer walk to Milton foreshore across uneven ground. New walkers to arrive early to register. (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Meet outside Canoe Lake cafe, St Helen’s Parade. 10.30am. Canoe Lake 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.

If you are holding an event between Thursday, February 6 and Wednesday, February 12, and want to advertise it free in the Listings Guide, e-mail details to [email protected] by Monday, February 3.