A surprise 80th birthday party for Clarissa Hopgood descends into chaos when Clarissa seems determined to upset her guests. This leads to unexpected revelations about members of the assembled company - and two dead bodies!
This comedy murder mystery Includes a three-course dinner and arrival drink.
Meon Valley Marriott Hotel and Country club
Sandy Lane, Shedfield, Southampton
Swanmore village fete has always been a good, old-fashioned, traditional village fete, where you can expect lots of fun and excitement!
There’ll be live music from a number of bands including old favourites, Contraband, Soberton Strummers and Swanmore College of Technology Jazz Band, as well as contemporary dancing.
On the edge of the Meon Valley at the centre of the Winchester/Portsmouth/Southampton triangle, our delightful village will once again open many of its gardens. The gardens vary from intimate village gardens to large country house gardens.
Step through the gate to an enchanting garden designed for peace with an abundance of floral colour and delightful features. Greek style courtyard leads to natural pond with bridge and bog garden, complemented by a thatched summerhouse and jetty, designed and built by owners.
The Rainbow Centre are holding their 5th annual Family Fun Day at Cams Alders Recreation Ground, Fareham, Hampshire.
The event is open to everyone with fun for the entire family. We promise you a day jam packed with fun activities and entertainment for all ages.
The Rainbow Centre
Cams Alders Recreation Ground
A mixture of Antiques, Collectables, Curios, Vintage,Retro, bric-a-brac, Vinyl records and those ‘must-have’ quirky finds from traders enthusiasts as well as people just wanting to clear out their garages, outhouses and cupboards why not come and join us.
Close to Manor Farm Country Park, this mid-Victorian house (not open), set in over 1½ acres is the garden of an enthusiastic plants woman. A garden in evolution with established areas and new projects, a mixture of informal and formal planting, woodland and grass meadow areas.
A traditional English Village Fete on the Soberton Church Green. Full range of stalls (Country fare, Plants, Aladdins Cave, Books, Toys etc) plus Games, Grand Draw, Displays and a Tug of War competition. Refreshments available – teas, BBQ, ice cream, Pimms and strawberries.
As shown on Gardeners’ World in 2017. Beautiful school gardens tended by pupils, staff and community gardeners. Wander along Darwin’s path to see the new coastal garden, Jurassic garden, orchard, tropical bed, wildlife areas, allotment and apiary, plus one of the few camera obscuras in the south of England.
We turn the old factory into the countryside for the day – well, as best we can! Come and see the museum itself and then add animals, crafts, displays and more.
Hampshire Narrow Gauge Railway Trust will be running their trains and the café open.
Visit this prize-winning, beautiful, restful and inspirational 50ft x 45ft plantsman’s garden, packed with ideas for the modest sized plot. Many varieties of hardy geraniums, hostas, heucheras, shrubs, ferns and other unusual perennials, weaving a tapestry of harmonious colour.
Tony & Pam of the JCPF have been demonstrating their mediumistic gifts to the public for over 40 years. Tony also demonstrates healing -allows himself 3 minutes to make a difference! Results are often astounding! . Tony & Pam also demonstrate clairvoyance & psychometry skills, so do come along to see them in action.
Portchester Community Association, New Parade, 2, 38 West Street, Portchester
Nick & Ginny welcome you to their new 150ft x 50ft garden created in just 3 yrs. The restful top garden is primarily hardy perennials in and around a lawn. Shade-loving plants nestle under a large oak tree. A wisteria covered pergola leads to the next area with trees, shrubs and a rockery.
Hedge End’s Carnival Day, Starting at St.Johns Road Hedge End and finishing at Greta Park (by the library)
Come and watch the procession as it parades through Hedge End village - A great day for everyone with side stalls entertainment and a fairground on Greta Park.
The procession starts at 2.
33ft x 33ft garden, designed by owner in 2015, a fine example of a low maintenance, spacious and relaxing outdoor living room. Colourful with a wide variety of shrubs, perennials and climbers. Interesting art and metal work, water features and patterned natural stone patio.
Very cheerful, colourful small garden with the wow factor. A variety of tall plants for a tall lady! Many are grown from seed or cuttings. Small vegetable garden, greenhouse, garden room, pot grown vegetables and flowers.
A suburban 40ft x 40ft plot championing the small garden. A variety of shrubs and perennials for shade and sun in a colourful and exuberant style, attracting bees and butterflies, a pond full of newts with hovering damsel flies, a sedum green roof with solitary bee house and a bonsai collection.
Starring Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill, this war drama is an account of his early days as Prime Minister, as Nazi Germany swept across Western Europe, threatening to defeat the United Kingdom during World War II.
Come along from 12noon to enjoy a fun-filled family day out.
Enjoy performances & workshops from ’Big Noise Samba’ band, Arena family games, Dance act from Sian Goddard Dance Academy, fitness fun with *FitnFunkey*, plus Fun Fair rides & games, Bouncy Castle, Children’s Crafts, Stalls plus much...
Join us and Quay West at the Tap Room for The Summer Session Beer & Music Festival!
We have an incredible selection of local bands playing throughout the day, plus over 10 local real ales and craft beers from ... well us. Music and beer line ups to be announced over the coming weeks on Facebook!
Unit 7, Clarence Wharf Industrial Estate, Mumby Road, Gosport
A magical marine scene created by the local community. Individuals and groups of all ages have worked incredibly hard by crocheting, knitting, lacing, crafting and painting to create this exhibition and every piece of work is appreciated, large and small. So why not join in!
James Alderson brings three more amazing comedians to the Horndean stage, blending well known faces, rising stars and comedy legends to make a fantastic show at the biggest comedy club in the south!
This show is no exception!
A garden on chalk designed and planted by the owner. Features incl a sunken lawn bordered by classical flower border, a hummocky shaded evergreen border and a hillock meadow. A lavender walk leads to a kitchen garden enclosed by espalier fruit trees.
Some Kind of Love Story & Tieta, The Trial - A double bill of plays
Thursday 21st June 2018 @ 19.30
StoneCrabs Theatre Company presents a double bill of arresting international plays
Some Kind of Love Story
by Arthur Miller
Inspired by the 1940s and 50s film noir genre, ’Some Kind of Love...
Lucifer is having a bad day… an ex-wife who won’t stay dead, a stroppy teenager who is making some questionable life choices and a druid’s curse that bites! Or rather… it doesn’t… and nor should they, and that’s the problem!
My Fair Lady, based on George Bernard Shaw’s play ‘Pygmalion’, is the winner of a host of Tony and Olivier awards and includes memorable classics such as ‘I could have danced all night’, ‘On the street where you live’ and ‘Get me to the church on Time’.
42 Kent Street
Thu 12 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Tue 17 Jul to Fri 20 Jul, Sun 22 Jul
Solent City Chorus are proud to be supporting Make Music Day 2018
We will be in Spice Island, Old Portsmouth on Thursday 21st July between 7:15 - 8:30 pm to entertain local people with a celebration of all that is good in singing acapella four-part harmony We will be promoting the benefits, enjoyment and fun of
The Rotary Club of Southampton West presents a Big Band Concert, hosted by the Concorde.
Vintage music, dancing, singing. Vintage stalls, food, fashion. nostalgia.
Crooner and dance lessons.BBQ or book restaurant. Bring folding chairs
Dress 1940’s optional
Southampton West Rotary Club presents:
A Big Band Concert – Celebrating the Fabulous 40’s
Date: Sunday 24th June 2018 - 12 noon to 5pm
Venue: The Concorde, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh, SO50 9HQ
A fun 1940’s event in the grounds of The Concorde, listen and dance to the amazing Swing Unlimited Big Band, Eddy Hailwood
“This novel is dedicated to the dead and missing girls. According to UNICEF, every ten minutes an adolescent girl dies a violent death.”
I am delighted to announce that Abigail Tarttelin will be visiting October Books on Wednesday 20th June as part of Feminist Book Fortnight!
Formed in Tokyo in the 90s, Electric Eel Shock left their native Japan at the end of the millenium to see what they could make of America and the rest of the world.
Electric Eel Shock are a glorious celebration of Classic Rock, Punk and Metal.
The Rockstone Gin Festival - Free Entry Festival
Last year we decided to debut a new festival into our annual festival calendar, and the first Rockstone Gin Festival did not disappoint.
Well, it’s that time of the year again!
The 7 acres have been described as ’a well-kept secret hidden behind the elegant facade of its Georgian centrepiece’. Sweeping lawns, York stone paths, gravel pathways, many young and mature trees and hedges, mixed and herbaceous borders.
Friday night headline slot from TORCODA FRAY at Heartbreakers Bar / Venue on 22nd June.
Come on down and get your fill of the best local guitar bands.
Tickets only a fiver in advance!
Torcoda Fray: 9.15 - 10pm
Pot Kettle Black: 8.15 - 9pm
Dark Tourism: 7.35 - 8.05
Banging midweek live music showcase, presenting the best local talent on the Heartbreakers stage!
Tickets only a fiver in advance!
Industrial Love: 10.30 - close
Lonely Dakota: 9.40 - 10.10
James Needs Music: 8.50 - 9.20
Persona: 8pm - 8.30