What’s on for Friday, July 4,2014

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A round-up of what’s on around the area today


FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7pm-10.30pm. Snap Dance Night. An alcohol and drugs free dance night for young people between 11 and 16. Admission £6. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.


BUCKLAND: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 1.30-4pm. Ballroom, Latin, sequence. £3.50. (032) 9235 1162.


BUCKLAND: Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 6pm-10pm. Reiki, Seichem, Metamorphic Technique, Meditation. £5 Reiki training available.

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane. 9am-midday. Stubbington Country Market. Freshly made cakes and dairy products. Handmade crafts.

HILSEA: Jubilee Splashpool, Hilsea Lido, London Road. 11am-6pm. For children of eight and under. Two shallow pools (no deeper than five inches). Play features and rubber safety surfaces. Toilets and baby changing facilities. Picnic tables, seats and refreshments. Free admission and free parking. (023) 9266 2440 or bluelagoon@hilsea-lido.org.uk.

MILTON: Christ Church Milton United Reformed Church, Milton Road, Portsmouth (opposite Esso filling station). 10am-4pm. The church and the Bransbury Art Group art and flower festival. Free entry. Tea and coffee available.


GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, High Street. 10am-5pm. Ebb and Flow. Art exhibition to commemorate and highlight Gosport’s role in D-Day. (023) 9252 3463.

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by The Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’ work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (023) 9271 0060.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that makes Pompey so special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 10am-4pm. Joella Wheatle’s solo exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.

PORTSMOUTH: Aspex Gallery, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf. 11am-4pm. Lindsay Taylor’s textile exhibition. (023) 9277 8080.


CHICHESTER: Pallant Suite, South Pallant. 6.30pm doors for 7.45pm-10.15pm. Chichester Jazz Club. Featuring The Baby Jools All Stars. All welcome. Admission £10. (01243) 776001/380910, chichesterjazzclub.co.uk.

HAVANT: The Curlew, Petersfield Road. 9pm. Kelly’s Heroes, fantastic country rock band. Admission free. (023) 9248 4502.


PORTSEA: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Street. 8pm. The Chairs. An experiment in theatrical possibilities which follows an old couple passing their time by playing games. Admission: £10, concessions available. (023) 9273 7370, groundlings.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum Gardens, Museum Road. 7.30pm. King Lear. Starring Joseph Marcell. Admission: £18. Call (023) 9284 3793 or visit newtheatreroyal.com.