What's On - The Directory Group


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The closing date for next month is 14/09/2018


The Ladies Barbershop Chorus, in Havant, are seeking new members that are over 18 years of age with any singing ability! They rehearse every Tuesday evening from 7.30pm til 10pm at: St Philip’s Church Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 2TL. For more details contact Marilyn Penketh on 02392 460227 or email on marilyn.penketh@gmail.com.

The Whiskey Affair: Portsmouth - 1st Sept 2018 at 1pm-5pm and 7pm-11pm.
The Whiskey Affair Festival is returning to Portsmouth Guildhall. Organisers are keen to evangelise about whiskey possibilities and share their enthusiasm with a broad audience against a backdrop of good music, good fun and a sense of inclusiveness for any level of knowledge. For more information visit www.thewhiskeyaffair.co.uk.

West Meon Parish Council pool and darts evening on the 7th September – 7 pm – 11.30 pm at the Sports Pavilion, West Meon. If the weather is kind, a fun game of rounders will also happen! There will also be food available, and of course, the bar will be open.

Candlelit Bowles on the 8th of September at Meon Valley Bowling Club, the time is to be confirmed.
For more information on the event visit, www.meonvalleybowls.org.uk.

Saturday 8th September, the Round Hayling Kayak Events. This is a jointly run event in aid of Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service and the Hayling RNLI. Entry fee is £15 and £30 for relay teams of up to 3 people. For more information and to enter go to rikehayling@gmail.com or contact martin.elliott@hantsfire.gov.uk or mark.pannell@hantsfire.gov.uk.

Alton Farmers Market
on the 8th of September located on The High Street, Alton, GU34 1AB – 9 am – 4 pm. Alton Farmers’ Market runs the second Saturday of every month, offering a range of delicious food and drink.

Countryside Alliance Hampshire Country Sports Day, on 9th September at Titchbourne Park, Alresford, SO24 ONA. The best that the countryside has to offer will be on show at the annual Countryside Alliance Hampshire Country Sports Day. The events start at 10 am, admission is £12 for adults and is free for children under 14. Buy tickets here: www.hampshirecountrysportsday.co.uk.

Jane Austen’s Persuasion, heads to The Theatre Royal Winchester, on Monday 10th and Saturday 15th September. To find out times and prices visit: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk.

A Walk in Jane Austen Footsteps
on the 13th September. Starting from Chawton House Library Alton at 11 am. This is a FREE event and one in which you can explore the estate of the Chawton House. To book your place, visit www.eventbrite.co.uk.

Guided Tours of The Grange,
on 13th September. Meet at the Grange Park Northington Alresford. A guided tour of a ‘roofed’ ruin of the earliest Greek revival houses in Europe. This event is FREE, but you must book here: www.eventbrite.co.uk.

West Meon Music Festival, Saturday 15th September at 11 am at St John the Evangelist. Fun for all the family! The festival includes favourite classics from buses to broomsticks, including Fight of the Bumblebee, Harry Potter, and Pirates of the Caribbean. In aid of the Rosemary Foundation. Accompanied children are free. For more information visit, www.westmeonmusic.co.uk.

Alton Horticultural Society Autumn Show,
at the Alton Methodist Church Hall, Alton on the 15th September – 8.30 pm – 9.30 pm. Open for all to enter, with a wide range of plants and flowers to view as well as cookery classes and artwork to see. Visit, altonhorticulturalsociety.org.uk for more information.

Alton Town Walk, starting from the Curtis Museum, Alton, on Saturday 15th September – 11 am. Join a guided walk around historic Alton. Admission is £3.00 and Children 50p.

West Meon Parish Council Church Yard Clear-up on Saturday 15th September 9.30 am – 11.30am. The churchyard team are looking for people to help clean the churchyard once a month for a couple of hours. Any time you can spare will make all the difference. To apply, visit www.westmeonpc.org.uk.

5-a-side Football Tournament at West Meon Recreation Ground,
on the 15th September at 12 pm. Following the tournament, there will be a BBQ and live music at the cost of £5.00 starting at 6 pm. Come cheer on the team! Visit, www.westmeonpc.org.uk to sign up.

A Walk in the Park: Sponsored walk in support of Breast Cancer Haven, Wessex on 16th September - 9:00 am – 3.00 pm.
Breast Cancer Haven are seeking 250 walkers to take part and raise vital funds for their important charitable organisation. To book your place visit: www.breastcancerhaven.org.uk.

West Meon Parish Council Meeting
on the 17th September – 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm at West Meon Village Hall. All Parishioners are welcome to attend this meeting.

Alton Herald Classic Car Show on Saturday 22nd September located on The Market Square Alton – 10 am – 4 pm. Hundreds of classic, vintage, American and military vehicles will line the High Street.  Live entertainment will also be displayed. Visit their Facebook Page on, Alton Herald Classic Car Show.

Parham Autumn Fair will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of September at 10.30 am to 5.00 pm at Parham House & Gardens.
This event is a celebration of traditional estate life and all that harvest brings. For more information or to book tickets, please visit www.parhaminsussex.co.uk.

Waterlooville Events Team have organised a film evening for the community
on Thursday 27th September at St George’s Hall,
Waterlooville – 7:30 pm. The film is entitled The Guernsey Literacy and Potato Pie Society which is a Drama/History/Romance.
Tickets cost £6.00, a free drink and small treat will be included.

M&S Macmillan Coffee Morning on the 28th of September at Ocean retail park Portsmouth – 10 am.
The world’s biggest coffee morning event to raise money for people facing cancer. Last year alone they raised 27 million, together we can make another successful year!

Macmillan Coffee Morning, 28th of September at 7 Square Brewery, Petersfield – 10am – 12 pm.

M&S Coffee Morning, 10:00AM on 28 September 2018 - M&S, Tollbar Way, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 2UH.

The world’s biggest coffee morning event to raise money for people facing cancer. Last year alone they raised 27 million, together we can make another successful year! To find a coffee morning or if you would like to host your own coffee morning please visit: www.coffee.macmillan.org.uk

M&S Coffee Morning, M&S Haslemere, Lion Green, Shottermill, Haslemere GU27 1LD 10:00AM on 28th September 2018. Friday 28th September is Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer - The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. To find a coffee morning or if you would like to host your own coffee morning please visit: www.coffee.macmillan.org.uk

M&S Coffee Morning, 10:00AM on 28 September 2018 - M&S Whiteley Village, Whiteley Village, Whiteley Way, Fareham PO15 7LL

29th of September, Mixing ‘n’ Twisting 60s themed day at The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre

Havant – 11am – 1.30 pm. Come along for a unique 1960s themed day to celebrate Kenwood, the household-name manufacturer that has been operating from its head office in Havant since 1962. To find out more visit:

The Directory Group covers the following areas within Hampshire and West Sussex: Petersfield, Clanfield, Hayling Island, Cowplain, Waterlooville, Denmead, Purbrook, Widley, Farlington, Cosham, Drayton, Havant, Rowlands Castle, Emsworth, Southbourne, Westbourne, Bosham, Portsmouth, Alton, Alresford, Bentley, Four Marks and Meon Valley