What’s on for Tuesday December 31, 2013

Paradise Lost. Picture: Danny Payne

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A guide to what’s on around the area today.


GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls Ballroom, Bury Road. 7pm-1am. Freestyle Jive Dance to the music of Rock A Toons, plus DJ. 50s era jive music. (023) 9242 8732.

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. 9pm. New Year’s Eve Party. Dance the night away with Alex and Phil’s Brando Party Band. (01428) 642161 for further details.

NORTH MUNDHAM: Village Hall. 8pm. Chichester Country Music Club New Year’s Eve Dance. Featuring: Longshot, plus party dances. Admission: £5. (01243) 527966, 787008, or (01489) 896323.


SOUTHSEA: Natural History Museum, Cumberland House, Eastern Parade. 11am-11.30am. Animal Tales Story Time. All families welcome, but most suitable for those with children under five. Admission free, no booking required, just turn up. (023) 9281 5276.


COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. Midday-3.30pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring the Cat Art Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Animated Hampshire. A collection of animated short films which celebrate the wealth of young creative talent in Hampshire. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.


FAREHAM: Hill Park MWM Club. New Year’s Eve Party with Robi Lee. Plus D Zodiac. Admission: members £5, guests £10.

PORTSMOUTH: Alma Arms, Highland Road. 8pm. Reactor 1 New Year’s Eve Party. reactor1.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Graham Arms, 51, George Street. 8pm. Dave Barrett.

PORTSMOUTH: Harvest Home, 106, Copnor Road. 7.30pm. Double Barrell. Admission £5 in advance.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-11.30pm. Drum Nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-11.30pm. Drum Nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.

SOUTHAMPTON: The Joiners Arms, 141, St Mary’s Street. 7.30pm. Joiners New Year’s Eve Bash. Alternative, indie, rock, blues, acoustic. (023) 8022 5612.

SOUTHSEA: Jolly Sailor, 54, Clarence Road. 8.30pm. The Sensational New Year’s Eve Party. Party with the Sensational Jonny Deps. (023) 9229 5195.

SOUTHSEA: The Florence Arms, Florence Road. 8pm-midnight. Jeff Bell. 50s, 60s, country and popular music singer.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, Delamere Road. 8.30pm. Blackout New Year’s Eve Party. Rock covers band. (023) 9282 1658.

SOUTHSEA: The Rifle Club, Goldsmith Avenue (PO4 0AW). 7.30pm. Kojak’s Revenge. Support from DJ Rob Moore. Admission £19. (023) 9235 5245.

SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 8pm. New Year’s Eve with The Bog Rolling Stones and The Targets. Admission £12. (023) 9286 3911.

WICKHAM: The Kings Head, The Square. 9pm. The Decaders. Ticket event. (01329) 832123.


CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 2pm. The Witches. Roald Dahl’s story is presented by Chichester Festival Youth Theatre. This is a story of courage in the face of a fiendish threat. For ages seven plus. Admission: £17-£20, concs. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 11am, 2.30pm. Jack and the Beanstalk. Starring John Altman and Tracey Penn. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 1.30pm, 5.30pm. Cinderella. Traditional family pantomime. Admission: £22.50-£24. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 1.30pm, 5.30pm. Robinson Crusoe and the Caribbean Pirates. A swashbuckling pantomime starring Brian Conley and Lesley Joseph. Admission £14-£35. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road. Midday, 4pm. Sleeping Beauty. Starring Tony Adams, Christopher Maloney, Amy Morris and Danniella Westbrook. Admission £8-£22, concs. (023) 9282 8282 for tickets.

WINCHESTER: Theatre Royal, Jewry Street. 2.30pm. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Written and directed by James Barry with music by Simon Slater. (01962) 840440, theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.