What’s on around the area today.
TITCHFIELD: Titchfield Community Centre, Mill Street. 1.30-4pm. Tea dance. £2.
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 email@example.com.
MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road, Portsmouth. 8pm. Drumnation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.
PORTSMOUTH: New Age Kurling, The New Hub, Somerstown. 10.15am-11.45am. Over-50s social club. £2. Meet new people, try activities and enjoy a chat over a cup of tea and cake.
COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop,level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Until August 2. Art exhibition featuring paintings by ‘Belinda’ and Barbara Pearman.
FAREHAM: Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road (PO17 6AN). 10am-4pm. Inspired by Landings. Photography exhibition of Russell Squires’s work to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. 01329 233734
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.
PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Pompey special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.
SOUTHSEA: The White Horse, Southsea Terrace. 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. Social group for over 50s. £2. (023) 92688 705.
PETERSFIELD: The Square Brewery, Market Square. (GU32 3HJ). 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start. Write Angle Open Mic and guest night. Special guests include The Bundell Brothers. Open Mic for anyone who wants to try. Admission: £4. (023) 9221 0437.
PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road, Eastney. 8.30pm. Lounge accoustic showcase night. rmatavern.co.uk.
SOUTHSEA: Little Johnny Russell’s, Albert Road. 7pm. Nick Courtney presents ... Iscalis, Louise Ferrett, Mike Keating, The Folsom, Beth Oliver Band, Fugative Orchestra and The Paper Trains. vinylrecords.co.uk/gigguide.txt.
SOUTHWICK: The Golden Lion, High Street .8.15pm-11pm. Jazz gig. Staring The Delta Syncoptors. (023) 9221 0473.
WALKS & TALKS
PORTSMOUTH: Buckland. 10.30am. Stamshaw foreshore health walk. Meet Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team.
PORTSMOUTH: 12.15pm. Lunchtime walk. Meet outside the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf Quays or Southsea and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders. Organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence and Wellbeing Team.
PORTSMOUTH: British Rail Social Club, Selbourne Terrace, Fratton. 7.30pm. Sugar Railways of Cuba. Illustrated talk by David Eatwell. Organised by the Portsmouth Regional Group of the Mid-Hants Railway Preservation Society. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission: by £2 donation. (023) 9267 1251.