What’s on from Friday, November 5 – Thursday, November 12, 2015

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EVENTS

FAREHAM: X-Perience Youth Centre, Park Lane. 6pm-8pm. The Power of the Youth. Fareham Borough Council asks the youth of the Borough to go along and have their voices heard by the Youth Community Action Team. Visit fareham.gov.uk/cats for more information.

MILTON: Beddow Library, Milton Road. 10.30am-12.30pm. Milton Social Group. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

PAULSGROVE: Paulsgrove Healthy Living Centre, Allaway Avenue. 2-4pm. Friendship Club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 11am-5pm. First World War remembrance week trail. Follow the poppy trail around the dockyard and the National Museum of the Royal Navy to discover more about the acts of bravery and the sacrifices made by those who served their country. Free with a valid museum ticket. Call (023) 9272 7562 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. Make your own Remembrance poppy to wear or to add to the giant wreath that will be presented at the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard memorial service. Free with a valid ticket. Call (023) 9289 3338 for more information.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. Member of the Solent Aviation Art Society and Fareham Art Group. Free entry. Call (023) 9238 7284 for more information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. Utilising traditional glass-making techniques Petry’s installation creates a dialogue with the Gallery’s historic glass collections, exploring questions of gender, craftsmanship and decoration. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. A selection of drawings of people with their dogs by British artist David Remfry RA, taken from the newly published book We Think The World of You. Featuring well-known faces including Alan Cumming, Susan Sarandon, Ethan Hawke and philanthropist Agnes Gund. The exhibition includes a selection from the series which started 10 years ago in New York when Remfry started to explore the relationship between friends and their dogs through evocative pencil and watercolour portraits. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. David Jones (1895-1974) was a painter, engraver, poet and maker of inscriptions. This exhibition displays some 80 works from throughout Jones’ life. Call 01243 774557 or email info@pallant.org.uk for further information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. This exhibition of photographs by Gillian Hawkins links images of vintage china with the original makers in Stoke-on-Trent. It also examines manufacturers’ marks (backstamps), as well as documenting sites where the china was manufactured. Call (023) 9247 2700 or visit thespring.co.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. The story of children’s television from 1946 to today. Tracing the history of children’s television, bringing together seven decades of iconic objects, memorabilia, merchandise, clips and images. With interactives for kids. Free admission. Call (023) 9283 4779 or visit portsmouthcitymuseums.co.uk for more information.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: The Railway Inn, 95 North Street, PO10 7PQ. Disco with Bex.

Call 01243 372351.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. Dan Lines. Covers from the 60s to the 90s. Call (023) 9282 0896.

PURBROOK: The Centurion, Crookhorn Lane, PO7 5RE. Reactor 1.

SOUTHSEA: Rosies Vineyard, 87 Elm Grove, PO5 1JF. 8.30pm-11pm. Milton James Hot Four. Traditional jazz band. Admission free. Call (023) 9275 5944 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Owen’s Pub, 81 Palmerston Road. 9pm-11.30pm. Portia. Chart music. Free. Call (023) 9282 2592.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Spike’s Classic Vinyl Rock Roadshow. Call (023) 9282 1658.

MARKETS

FAREHAM: Stubbington Library, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9am-12pm. Stubbington Country Market. With cakes, savouries, dairy and gluten free products, crafts, flowers, fruit and vegetables. Everything is home baked, hand crafted, or home grown. Free parking.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. And Then There Were None. Play by Agatha Christie. Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of Agatha Christie, Fareham Musical Society bring you a stage adaptation of her most famous book. Call 01329 231942 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, 20-24 Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD, 7pm-8.20pm. The Edge. Set in the near future, The Edge goes on a journey through weather, time and friendship – exploring the mythical place where the land meets the sea and posing vital questions about the rapidly-changing environment. Tickets £10. Call (023) 9264 9000 or visit newtheatreroyal.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, 20-24 Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD, 7.30pm-10pm. Risen! The Musical. Mustard Seed Songs in association with Faith and Football present the stage production premiere of Risen! Call (023) 9264 9000 or visit newtheatreroyal.com for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

SOUTHSEA: St John’s College, Grove Road South, PO5 3QW. 7.30pm. Lord Lexen - Official historian of the Conservative Party. Refreshments from 7pm. Parking available.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at the Pyramids Centre. 10.30am. Seafront walk. Walk along the promenade. Suitable for all. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: North End Library, Gladys Avenue, Portsmouth, PO2 9AX.

1pm-4pm. Mosaic applique. Create a cushion cover/picture emulating original mosaic techniques but using pieces of fabric. Places are free but limited, book at any Portsmouth Library or by contacting Linda Collins on (023) 9268 8144.

Tomorrow

CONCERTS

FAREHAM: Holy Trinity Church, West Sreet, PO16 0EL. 7.30pm. Celebrating 26 years of song. Fareham based choir 50 PLUS Singers celebrate their 26th anniversary. The concert is in aid of the Gosport and Fareham Inshore Rescue Service, the Dave Wellman Cancer Trust and the Holy Trinity Church High Time Appeal. Tickets are £7, concessions £6 and are available on the door. Call 01329 233601.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 11am-5pm. First World War remembrance week trail. Follow the poppy trail around the dockyard and the National Museum of the Royal Navy to discover more about the acts of bravery and the sacrifices made by those who served their country. Free with a valid museum ticket. Call (023) 9272 7562 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. See ‘Today’ for full details.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. See ‘Today’ for full details.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-4pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. See ‘Today’ for full details.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. See ‘Today’ for full details.

FIREWORKS

FAREHAM: St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School, Primate Road, PO14 4RP. 6pm. Firework display. With a bar, a BBQ, fire performances and a circus school and face painting. Gates open at 4pm. Adult tickets are £5 child tickets are £4 on the door. Call 01489 579100 for more information.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Recreation Ground, Links Lane, PO9 6AF. 5.30pm-8.30pm. Rowlands Castle RCA firework display and bonfire night. The bonfire will be lit at 6pm and the firework display will start at 7pm. £5 per head, under 16s go free. The Rowlands Castle Association is looking for donations of wood that can be used to fuel the bonfire. Visit rowlandscastle.com for more information.

GIGS

EMSWORTH: The Railway Inn, 95 North Street, PO10 7PQ. Free juke box.

Call 01243 372351.

HINDHEAD: Grayshott Social Club, Hill Road, Grayshott, GU26 6HL. 7.30pm. Fish & Bird. With support from Joe Boon and Bryony (People). Advance adult tickets £12, or £14 on the door. Under 16s £6 or £7 on the door. Call Des O’Byrne on 01428 607096.

PORTSMOUTH: RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. This Way Up. Blues covers band. Call (023) 9282 0896.

SOUTHSEA: Owen’s Pub, 81 Palmerston Road. 8.30pm. DJ night. Music from the 70s to the present day. Free. Call (023) 9282 2592.

SOUTHSEA: The Golden Eagle, 1 Delamere Road, PO4 0JA. Colossus. Call (023) 9282 1658.

MARKETS

SOUTHAMPTON: West End Parish Centre, SO30 3FE. 11am-3pm. Arts, craft & gift Christmas market. By From The Craft Box. Handcrafted, handmade, locally sourced produce. With a children’s crafting area. Free goody bags and a prize draw. Free to enter.

STAGE

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 2.30pm & 7.30pm. And Then There Were None. Play by Agatha Christie. Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of Agatha Christie, Fareham Musical Society bring you a stage adaptation of her most famous book. Call 01329 231942 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, 20-24 Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD, 7pm-8.20pm. The Edge. Set in the near future, The Edge goes on a journey through weather, time and friendship – exploring the place where the land meets the sea and posing vital questions about the rapidly-changing environment. Tickets £10. Call (023) 9264 9000 or visit newtheatreroyal.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: New Theatre Royal, 20-24 Guildhall Walk, PO1 2DD, 7.30pm-10pm. Risen! The Musical. Mustard Seed Songs in association with Faith and Football present the stage production premiere of Risen! Call (023) 9264 9000 or visit newtheatreroyal.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Sreet, PO1 3BS. 5pm. Concert for Cancer. A night of entertainment in aid of Delete Blood Cancer & the Teenage Cancer Trust. Organised by Paul Wingate, who is currently undergoing treatment. A music performance, comedy and a meal. The money raised goes to supporting the charities.

Tickets £25 per person. Call (023) 9273 7370 for more information.

WALKS & TALKS

HILSEA: Meet at the Blue Lagoon, London Road, PO2 9RP. 10.30am. Walk. Walk along the foreshore footpath to the Mountbatten Centre and back. A flat and paved route. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence & Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9284 1762 for information.

WORKSHOPS

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10.30am. Craft 4 Kids. An informal drop-in craft session where children of all ages can use their imaginations to make whatever they want. All materials provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Call (023) 9247 2700 or visit thespring.co.uk for more information.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 11.30am & 2.30pm. Pop-Up Flashback. Enter a world of memories through thought-provoking poetry and pop-up books in an adventure about complicated families and growing up. Call (023) 9247 2700 or visit thespring.co.uk for more information.

Sunday

DANCING

FAREHAM: Wickham Community Centre, Mill Lane, PO17 5AL. 1.30pm-4pm. 50/50 ballroom and sequence dancing. £3 including tea and biscuits. Large car park. Call 07980 058310 or visit ballroomrazzmatazz.co.uk for more information.

EVENTS

BEDHAMPTON: Bedhampton Social Hall, 21 Bedhampton Road, PO9 3ES. 2pm. Bird show. The Havant and Solent Cage Bird Societies annual show. Over 500 birds of all varieties will be present. See the birds and meet the breeders. Admission £1, children free.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall Square, PO1 2AB. 10.30am. Annual Service of Remembrance. The Lord Mayor of Portsmouth Cllr Frank Jonas will be joined by a representative of the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, to lead the Civic Delegation. Serving military personnel and members of ex-service groups will parade on to the square at 10.30am, led by The Royal Marines Band. The parade will also include representatives from local Cadet Corps and Reservists. The service of remembrance will begin at 10.58am. A gun from HMS Nelson will fire at 11am to start the official two-minute silence as the Last Post sounds.

PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds Memorial Church, High Street, PO1 2HW. 10.30am. Remembrance Day service. All welcome. Refreshments after the service.

PORTSMOUTH: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, PO1 3LJ. 11am-5pm. First World War remembrance week trail. Follow the poppy trail around the dockyard and the National Museum of the Royal Navy to discover more about the acts of bravery and the sacrifices made by those who served their country. Free with a valid museum ticket. Call (023) 9272 7562 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: D-Day Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day. Visit the museum for free to mark Remembrance Day. Look at the displays and remember those who served and died in the Second World War and other conflicts. Visit ddaymuseum.co.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. See ‘Today’ for full details.

SOUTHSEA: The Salvation Army, 84 Albert Road, PO5 2SN. 6pm. Service of Remembrance. In the presence of Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Portsmouth, the Royal British Legion and special guests. All welcome. Call (023) 9265 2974.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 11am-5pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 11am-5pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. See ‘Today’ for full details.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. See ‘Today’ for full details.

GIGS

SOUTHSEA: The Auckland Arms, Netley Road, PO5 3NB. 8pm-10.30pm. Milton James hot Four. Traditional jazz band. Admission free.

MARKETS

SOUTHAMPTON: Hound Parish Hall, Butlocks Heath SO31 5FR. 11am-3pm. Arts, craft & gift Christmas market. By From The Craft Box. Handcrafted, handmade, locally sourced produce. With a children’s crafting area. Free goody bags and a prize draw. Free to enter.

WALKS & TALKS

MILTON: Meet at The Good Companion P.H., Moorings Way. 2.30pm. Milton foreshore. A brisk walk over the uneven footpaths across the common to the shore. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

Monday

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: St Swithun’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 6pm-8.30pm. Martial arts. Tai Chi 6-7pm and Kung Fu 7-8.30pm. First lesson free. Contact 078130 06569 for more information.

DANCING

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9.30am-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. To help you achieve the body you’ve always wanted and have a great time getting there. £4. Contact 07979 800299 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Baptist Church Hall, Devonshire Avenue, PO4 9ED. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Ballroom and Latin dance classes with Instep Dance Club. Beginners 7.30pm-8.30pm, free practice dance 8.30pm-8.45pm and improvers 8.45pm-9.30pm. Admission £5.00 per session, £6.00 for two sessions per person/evening. Call (023) 9264 9991.

EVENTS

COPNOR: North End Baptist Church, Powerscourt Road. 10am-12pm. Copnor Coffee Club. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or e-mail julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

COSHAM: Cosham Library, Spur Road. 2pm-4pm. Craft Group. A group for those aged 50 and over to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.
COWPLAIN: The Borrow Centre, London Road, PO8 8DB. 1.30pm-3.30pm. Crafty Needles Club. Bring your own craft work and join in with making a special project. All are welcome. £2.50 per session. Tea cakes provided. Contact Carole on (023) 9261 5916 or The Borrow Centre on (023) 9226 6423.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. See ‘Today’ for full details.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. See ‘Today’ for full details.

WALKS & TALKS

CHICHESTER: Chichester Park Hotel, Madgwick Lane, PO19 7QL. 7.30pm. The Blenheim – now flying again. The Arun & Chichester (Air) Enthusiasts Society presents Mr. John (Smudge) Smith. John Smith will talk about the two restorations of the Bristol Blenheim,

some of the history and operations of the aircraft and more. Entrance for members is £3, guests £5 and under 16s go free. Call David Batcock on 01243 823007 or visit airaces.org.uk.

FRATTON: Meet at The Bridge Centre, Fratton, 10.30am. Victoria Park Walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Community Centre, Love Lane, GU31 4BW. 2.30pm. Charles Stuart Rolls and Henry Royce. Petersfield U3A. John Miley will talk about the collaboration between these two men and take a look at the various models created by the automotive brand throughout its history. Call 01730 827374 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Meet at South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to Pier Walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

SOUTHSEA: Canoe Lake, Memorial where buses terminate. 1pm. Short Canoe Lake Walk. Slow short walk of 30 minutes. Led by volunteer walk leaders and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 7pm-9pm. Colour therapy. 5 week adult education course. Look at the psychology of colour, how it affects moods, explore the Chakra system and learn how to use colour as a therapy. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

Tuesday

CONCERTS

COSHAM: 48 Havant Road, PO6 2QZ. 7.15pm. Cosham Keyboard and Music Club concert. Various members of the club will be playing easy listening music on various keyboards and organ. Non-members £5. All welcome. Call (023) 9237 6313.

DANCING

FAREHAM: Fareham Academy, St Annes Grove, PO14 1JJ. 7.30pm-8.30pm. Ballroom and Latin beginners’ dance class. Tickets £6. Call 07505 191596 or visit dancerevival.co.uk for more information.

HAYLING ISLAND: Royal British Legion, Hayling Island, PO11 9ES. 8pm. Salsa classes. Learn beginners’ and extended beginners’ salsa with a night of entertainment. With Salsa Synergy UK. Group dances and more. Tickets £6. Call 07850 327174 for more details.

PORTSMOUTH: Leigh Community Centre, 51 Twyford Drive, PO13 8JU. 9.30am-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. To help you achieve the body you’ve always wanted and have a great time getting there. £4. Contact 07979 800299 for more information.

EVENTS

HAVANT: Avenue Lawn Tennis and Squash Club, PO9 2RS. 7pm. Bridge Players Wanted. Bridge club needing new members. Meet every Tuesday evening. Beginners are welcome, but some knowledge and experience of bridge is necessary. No need to bring a partner. Open to adults, who can also use the bar area and social club membership. Call 07826 000330 or 01243 372718.
HAVANT: Saint Faiths Church Hall, The Pallant, PO9 1PP. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir. Seeking new members. Go along and sit in one of the rehearsal evenings. For more details visit smvc.co.uk or contact McAndrew on (023) 9222 1531 or 07736 877506.

HILSEA: Howard Road Community Centre, Howard Road, off of Northern Parade. 10.30am-12.30pm. Hilsea Social Group. A chance to meet new people. Group for those aged 50 and over. For further information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. See ‘Today’ for full details.

ROWLANDS CASTLE: Rowlands Castle Parish Hall, 11 Links Lane, PO9 6AD. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Oil demonstration. Professional artist Stephen Foster is to give a demonstration of oils with palette knife to the Rowlands Castle Painting Society. Non-members welcome. £2. Refreshments available. Visit rowlandscastlepaintingsociety.org.uk.

SOUTHSEA: The White Horse Pub, Southsea Terrace. 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. A chance to meet new people. Group for those aged 50 and over. Call Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or e-mail julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. See ‘Today’ for full details.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. See ‘Today’ for full details.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. See ‘Today’ for full details.

GARDENS

CLANFIELD: Petersgate School, Green Lane, PO8 0JU. 7.30pm. Clanfield Gardening Club. Gardeners and growers available to give you advice. For more information contact Margaret Austin on (023) 9264 9042.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Philip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, PO6 2TL. 7.45pm. Something For Everyone! Three one-act comedies by Jean McConnell, Rupert Bean and David Tristram. Call (023) 9238 9359.

WALKS & TALKS

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at Buckland Community Centre, Malins Road. 10.30am. Stamshaw foreshore walk. Healthy walk with views to Portchester Castle. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside Civic Offices, Guildhall Square. 12.15pm. Lunchtime walk. Take a break with this brisk walk to Gunwharf or Southsea and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Call (023) 9268 8390.

WORKSHOPS

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road. 7pm-9pm. Beginners piping. Cake decorating. Learn the basics of confident piping with royal icing and buttercream. £25. Booking advised. Call (023) 9282 2026 or visit makesouthsea.com for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 6.30pm-8.30pm. Sketching for all. 5 week adult education course. Learn skills to help you draw from observation; measuring, shading & compositional awareness. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 6.30pm-8.30pm. Crochet for beginners. 5 week adult education course. Learn how to make squares and flowers which can be used to create a variety of projects and look at basic patterns and how to read them. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 7pm-9pm. Tarot for today. 5 week adult education course. Explore the history, art and symbolism of tarot cards and how to interpret them. Used as a modern

counselling tool and for self-reflection. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

Wednesday

BOOKS
WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Library, 25 The Precinct/London Road, PO7 7DT. 7pm. Tresspass who dares: Adventures in crime fiction. With Graham Hurley. Author of the DI Joe Fraday series. Graham will talk about books and the challenges of writing. Tickets are £5. Call 0845 603 5631 for more details.

CLASSES

SOUTHSEA: St Luke’s Church Hall, PO5 2PL. 7.30pm-9pm. Martial arts. Kung fu. First lesson is free. Contact 07813 006569 for more information.

CONCERTS

PORTSMOUTH: University of Portsmouth, Eldon Building, Room 1.11, Winston Churchill Avenue, PO1 2DJ. 3pm-4pm. Silk and Bamboo Ensemble. The University of Portsmouth’s music department presents their first concert in the World Music Series. Guests are asked to arrive before 3pm to get seated in time. Free. Email music@port.ac.uk for more details.

DANCING

FAREHAM: Arty’s at the Coach House. 98 Fareham Road, PO13 0AG. 10.30am-11.30am. Dancin’ Fit. To help you achieve the body you’ve always wanted and have a great time getting there. £4. Contact 07979 800299 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: The Royal Beach Hotel. 1pm-4pm. Social dancing. Admission £4.

EVENTS

PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, 19 College Road, PO1 3LJ. 10am-5pm. Remembrance Day activities. See ‘Today’ for full details.

SOUTHSEA: Church of the Holy Spirit, Fawcett Road. 2pm-4pm. The Natterjacks. A group for those aged 50 and over wanting to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or e-mail julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-5pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. See ‘Today’ for full details.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. See ‘Today’ for full details.
PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. See ‘Today’ for full details.

GIGS

GOSPORT: Gosport Jazz Club, Gosport & Fareham Rugby Club, Dolphin Crescent, Gosport, PO12 2HE. 8pm-10.30pm. Harry Strutters. Members £8, guests £10. Booking advisable. Call (023) 9269 3988 or visit gosportjazz.hampshire.org.uk for more information.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Philip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, PO6 2TL. 7.45pm. Something For Everyone! Three one-act comedies by Jean McConnell, Rupert Bean and David Tristram. Call (023) 9238 9359.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.30pm.

Boston Marriage. A comedy by David Mamet. Call (023) 9247 2700.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Legally Blonde. A musical with music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin and book by Heather Hach. Call (023) 9282 8282.

WALKS & TALKS

OLD PORTSMOUTH: Meet at the Royal Garrison Church, Grand Parade. 1.30pm. Walk. Taking in the views of the Spinnaker Tower. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

PORTCHESTER: Portchester Castle. 2pm. Walk. Meet in the main castle car park. Suitable for beginners. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet outside Canoe Lake Café, St Helens Parade. 10.30am.

Canoe Lake/Southsea Seafront walk. Through the Rose Garden and Rock Garden, suitable for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Meet at The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 10.30am. Baffins Pond/Milton Foreshore walk. Shorter, slower walk to Baffins Pond or a longer, faster walk to Milton foreshore. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

WORKSHOPS

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 6.30pm-8.30pm. Jewellery making for beginners. 5 week adult education course. Make creative pieces using beading techniques and more. £50. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 6.30pm-8.30pm. Knitting for beginners. 5 week adult education course. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Academy for Girls, St Mary’s Road, PO1 5PF. 7pm-9pm. A closer look at astrology. 5 week adult education course. £40. Call (023) 9281 2822 or email sgreen@pafg.org.uk for more information.

Thursday

DANCING

GOSPORT: Alverbank Hotel, Alverstoke. 8pm-11pm. Salsa Class. Beginners and extended beginners. Fun and entertainment with Salsa Synergy UK. Group dances and more. Tickets are £6.

Contact 07979 800299 for more information.

HORNDEAN: Merchistoun Hall, London Road. 2pm-4pm. Tea dance. With sequence dances and some ballroom. Admission £2.50, includes refreshments. Call (023) 92266177 for more information.

STUBBINGTON: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, PO14 2PP. 9.30am-10.30am. Dancin’ Fit. To help you achieve the body you’ve always wanted and have a great time getting there. £4. Contact 07979 800299 for more information.
WATERLOOVILLE: St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Padnell Road, PO8 8DZ. 7pm-8pm & 8pm-9pm. Ballroom and Latin beginners’ dance class. Tickets £6. Call 07505 191596 or visit dancerevival.co.uk for more information.

EVENTS

COPNOR: The Stacey Centre, Walsall Road. 11.30am-1.30pm. Lunch Club. A fresh homemade lunch and dessert, followed by entertainment afterwards, which can include bingo, a quiz or a guest speaker. Admission £3.95. Contact (023) 9261 7890 for more information.

SOUTHSEA: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, Portsmouth PO1 2LJ. 10.30am-12.30pm. Mess at the Museum. Social group for ex-service personnel and civilians to promote understanding about life in the services and life for civilians during times of conflict. Booking not necessary. For more information call (023) 9284 1762 or email iwt@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.
SOUTHSEA: St. James’ Church Hall, Milton Road. 11am. Singercise. Seated fun activity session to music for older and disabled people to help improve fitness. Tea and chat after. Admission £2.50. Call 07754 528814.

SOUTHSEA: Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Road. 10am-12pm. Chat and tea club. A group for those aged 50 and over wanting to meet new people. For more information contact Julie Roberts on (023) 9268 8705 or email julie.roberts@portsmouthcc.gov.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, Level B of Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. David Johnson. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. Michael Petry: A Twist in Time. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. David Remfry: We Think the World of You. See ‘Today’ for full details.

CHICHESTER: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, PO19 1TJ. 10am-8pm. David Jones: Vision and Memory. See ‘Today’ for full details.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, PO9 1BS. 10am-5.30pm. The Passage of Tea Time:

Gillian Hawkins. See ‘Today’ for full details.
PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Museum, Museum Road, PO1 2LJ. 10am-5pm. The Story of Children’s Television. See ‘Today’ for full details.

GIGS

PORTSMOUTH: The RMA Tavern, 58 Cromwell Road, PO4 9PN. 7pm-11pm. Nick Courtney presents Play @ The RMA. Katie Louis Ball, Junkstar Baby, Lewis Smith and more. Admission free.

MARKETS

EMSWORTH: Emsworth Baptist Church Hall, North Street, PO10 7BY. 10am-11.30pm. Emsworth Country Market. With cakes, savouries, preserves, fresh local meat, eggs, plants and crafts. Refreshments available.

SOUTHSEA: Palmerston Road. 9am-7pm. Love Southsea Christmas market. With a Christmas light switch on. A host of giftware traders and food traders.

STAGE

COSHAM: St Philip’s Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, PO6 2TL. 7.45pm. Something For Everyone! Three one-act comedies by Jean McConnell, Rupert Bean and David Tristram. Call (023) 9238 9359.

HAVANT: The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre, East Street, PO9 1BS. 7.30pm.

Boston Marriage. A comedy by David Mamet. Call (023) 9247 2700.

SOUTHSEA: Kings Theatre, Albert Road, PO5 2QJ. 7.30pm. Legally Blonde. A musical with music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin and book by Heather Hach. Call (023) 9282 8282.

WALKS & TALKS

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Phsyic Garden, High Street, GU32 3JJ. 7pm. The Jolliffes of Petersfield. The Jolliffes went to Petersfield in 1731 and dominated the town for 180 years. Historian Bill Gosney will explain where they came from, how they achieved their wealth and power and how their influence ended. Tickets are £5 (£4 to members and volunteers) and should be purchased in advance from the Flora Twort Gallery. For more information call 01730 260756.

HILSEA: Alexandra Park, Mountbatten Centre entrance. 6.30pm. Walk. The flat, paved circular route follows the shore line along the pedestrian footpath up to Hilsea Lido and back. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth City Council’s Independence & Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9284 1762 for information.

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’ where there is an abundance of wildlife. New walkers to arrive early to register. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. Contact (023) 9268 8390 for more information.

WORKSHOPS

FRATTON: Make & The Craft Kitchen, 1 Cornwall Road. 7pm-9.30pm. Christmas advent bunting. Make Christmas bunting that can be used as an advent calendar with pockets to put gifts in. Basic sewing machine skills required. £25 including all materials. Booking advised. Call (023) 9282 2026 or visit makesouthsea.com.