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What's on - June 19-25 2008

Check out the online guide to events in Chichester, Bognor Regis, Midhurst and surrounding areas.

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To include your event, email the Observer listings editor by clicking hereTHURSDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

EVENTS: Breath of Fresh Air Competition; All-day exercise bike challenge to see how far we can travel, with everyone. Also (2pm) decorate a baloon and launch, with Julie and Susie Oakland Court, Admiralty Road, Felpham.

BOSHAM

CLASSES: T'ai Chi; Relaxing exercise from Ancient China. Benefits physical and mental well-being. Suitable for all ages/levels of fitness. Beginners very welcome 7.45pm-9.15pm; St Nicholas Hall, Brooks Lane. (01243) 574048.

DANCING: Sacred/Circle Dancing; No partners are needed as instructions given. All welcome. 5 2pm-4pm; Bosham House, Main Road. (01243) 572109.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: Watercolour Class; Have fun painting in a relaxed and stimulating environment 12.30pm-3.30pm; St Michael's Hall, Summersdale Road. (01243) 538304.

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000; Ladies Salsa Shape Up and Dance dancersize programme. 5 7.30pm; The Newell Centre, Tozer Way. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Modern Ballroom classes; Intermediate level 1-2. 6; refreshments 8.30pm-10pm; Newell Centre, Tozer Way. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

CLASSES: Get Fit, Try Something NewL Shotokan Karate; Six years to 70+, mnale and female. 3rd, 5th, 6th Dan coaches and instructors, over 40 years' experience. Fully insured 7pm-8.30pm; Main Hall, High School (next to Youth Wing), Kingsham Road. 07796 338982.

DANCING: Chichester Folk Dance Group; English (mostly) country dancing. All dances walked through first 8pm-10pm; The Fishbourne Club. (01243) 552539.

WALKS & TALKS: Politics and Prophecy; Lecture by the Rt Hon Frank Field, MP for Birkenhead. Free admission 5.30pm; Cathedral.

EMSWORTH

CLASSES: Yoga class; 10.30am-midday; The Hayloft. (01243) 378778.

EVENTS: Treasure Hunt; Join the annual treasure hunt organised by the Emsworth Maritime and Historical Trust for a bit of fun and perhaps to learn some things you never knew about Emsworth 7pm; Museum, 10b, North Street. (01243) 373780 or www.emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

FELPHAM

CLASSES: Card Classes, in aid of Breast Cancer Research; Twinking H20's. Book at least 24 hours in advance. 5.50 Tues, 8pm; Wed,10am; Thurs, 3.30pm; 4 Roundle Avenue. 07900 508023 or kathy@aklowe.freeserve.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH

EVENTS: The 2008 Round Britain Powerboat Race; Leading up to the start of the race on Saturday at 9.30am from Southsea Castle. The race is due to finish at the Castle approx 2pm, Monday, June 30 and boats will be moored at Gunwharf until July 1. Gunwharf Quays. (023) 9283 6700.

FRIDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

CLUBBING: Sub Tone; Top Buzz, Lucy Fur, Jason Ireland, Graham Subtone. Oldskool Hardcore 10pm-3am; Mud Club, The Esplanade, Norfolk Street. www.themudclub.com.

EVENTS: Breath of Fresh Air Competition; Beach Walk and Paddle with Ann and Susan 3.30pm; Oakland Court, Admiralty Road, Felpham.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: Watercolour Class; Have fun painting in a relaxed and stimulating environment 12.30pm-3.30pm; St Michael's Hall, Summersdale Road. (01243) 538304.

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Wedding Day Dances; Classic modern ballroom dancing for couples getting married. 5 each 8.30pm; Bassil Shippham Centre, Tozer Way. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

DANCING: Circle and International Folk Dancing; Beginners welcome, no partner needed 7.30pm; Guide Hall, Whyke Lane. (01243) 788833.

EVENTS: Farmers' Market; Some of the finest, fresh and traditional local produce 9am-2pm; City Centre.

EAST WITTERING

CLASSES: Strictly Dancing; Private lessons from 6pm. Beginners Class, 8pm-9pm 6pm; Village Hall. (01243) 672463 / 07940 545736.

EMSWORTH

CLASSES: Yoga class; 7.30pm-9pm; The Hayloft. (01243) 378778.

HUNSTON

DANCING: LeRoc modern jive; Easy to learn partner dance for all. Lessons and freestyle 8pm; Village Hall. (01798) 343389.

PORTSMOUTH

EVENTS: The 2008 Round Britain Powerboat Race; Leading up to the start of the race on Saturday at 9.30am from Southsea Castle. The race is due to finish at the Castle approx 2pm, Monday, June 30 and boats will be moored at Gunwharf until July 1 Gunwharf Quays. (023) 9283 6700.

SELSEY

CLASSES: Strictly Ballroom Dance Academy: High School Musical Dance Club; 6.15pm-7pm, Children age 5-12 years; 7pm-8pm, Strictly Dancersise Workout, for children and adults; 8pm-9pm, Latin American and Salsa; 9pm-10pm, Modern Ballroom Selsey Centre, Manor Road. www.strictlyballroomdanceacademy.co.uk.

CLASSES: Strictly Ballroom Dance Academy: Adult Classes; 7.30pm-8.30pm, Latin American; 9pm-10pm, Modern Ballroom. Call for a prospectus Selsey Centre, Manor Road. (01243) 605468 / 07903 458456; www.strictlyballroomdanceacademy.co.uk.

TANGMERE

CLASSES: Shotokan Karate Club; Mixed youths and adults (10-adult). 2 Youths, 3 Adults 7pm-8.30pm; Village Hall (small back hall), Malcolm Road. (01243) 537404, for further details.

WALBERTON

DANCING: Circle and Folk Dancing; Non-partner dances. All welcome. $4 per session: refreshments included 2pm-4pm; Village Hall. (01903) 722189.

SATURDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

CLUBBING: Jungle Therapy; LTJ Bukem, MC Conrad. Drum & Bass 10pm-3am; Mud Club, The Esplanade, Norfolk Street. www.themudclub.com.

EVENTS: Breath of Fresh Air Competition; Find the ten fairies hiding in the garden: prizes. With Sharon and Susie 3.30pm; Oakland Court, Admiralty Road, Felpham.

BOSHAM

EVENTS: Astrology; With Debbie Sellwood, Dip.Vib.Med., ITEC & Astrology. 6 2pm-4pm; Bosham House, Main Road. (01243) 572109.

BOXGROVE

EVENTS: Boxgrove School Summer Fete; Lots of stalls and fun for all the family 2pm-4pm; Priory. (01243) 773309.

CHICHESTER

EVENTS: Chichester Torch Fellowship; Chichester Torch Fellowship welcomes visually impaired people for an interesting afternoon of talks, tea, music and chat 2.30pm; Chichester Baptist Church, Sherborne Road. (01243) 533747.

EVENTS: Garden Event; Exhibitors will provide a variety of specialist plants, shrubs, roses, herbs, vegetables and young plants, plus a selection of garden tools, furniture, ornaments, sculptures and food products 10.30am-5pm (last entry 4.30pm); West Dean Gardens, West Dean. (01243) 811301 / 818210.

WALKS & TALKS: Trundle Walk: Ice Age Landscapes with David Bone; Meet at the Triangle Car Park, the Trundle, SU879114.

Please wear stout shoes. 3; concs. Tickets available from Chichester District Museum. Contact the museum should you have any access concerns or requirements. 10.30am; Triangle Car Park, The Trundle. (01243) 784683.

WALKS & TALKS: Children's Art Workshop: Abstract Fabric Painting; Look at the exhibition 'Driven to Abstraction' and explore shape, colour and surface texture to create your very own fabric painting 10am-midday; Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant. (01243) 774557, to book.

FELPHAM

EVENTS: Felpham and Middleton Horticultural Society Sweet Pea Show; Non-members exhibiters welcome 1.30pm-4.30pm; St Mary's Centre, Grassmere Close. (01243) 582972.

GOSPORT

EVENTS: HMS Sultan Summer Show; Main arena attractions include: the Chariots of Fire Display Team; the Royal Navy Raiders Parachute Display Team; Bolddog Ling; Classic Cars; and Volunteer Cadet Corps Field Gun From 10am; HMS Sultan, Military Road. www.sultan.org.uk for further details.

HAYLING ISLAND

EVENTS: Hayling Stocks; Shadow Cabinet member and constituancy MP David Willetts, will unveil the new Hayling Stocks, expertly recreated by Hampshire craftsmen, as a 21st Century tourist attraction and celebration of Island heritage 11.30am; The Green, Eastoke Corner.

PORTSMOUTH

EVENTS: The 2008 Round Britain Powerboat Race; Leading up to the start of the race on Saturday at 9.30am from Southsea Castle. The race is due to finish at the Castle approx 2pm, Monday, June 30 and boats will be moored at Gunwharf until July 1 Gunwharf Quays. (023) 9283 6700.

SELBORNE

EVENTS: Unusual Plants Fair; Stalls from all over the country offer seeds, plants, trees, and garden paraphernalia for sale 11am-5pm; Gilbert White's House and Oates Museum, High Street. (01420) 511275, or www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

SELSEY

EVENTS: Tai Chi Workshop; Please phone for further details 9,30am-12.30pm; Town Hall. (01243) 601236.

SOUTHSEA

WALKS & TALKS: Moonlit Memories Walk; midnight; meet Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade. (023) 9223 8531 for further details and to register.

SUNDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

EVENTS: Breath of Fresh Air Competition; Photographs taken on the new garden bench, with Lee and Louie 2.30pm; Oakland Court, Admiralty Road, Felpham.

EVENTS: Summer Garden Fete; In aid of Bognor's summer seaside illuminations 2pm-5pm; Chestnut, Ellasdale Road. (01243) 862287.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Improvers modern ballroom dance evening; Level 1-3. 8, including refreshments 8pm-10pm; The Newell Centre, Tozer Way. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

EVENTS: Celebration Day; A Medieval and Tudor family fun celebrating the re-opening of the Guildhall. Free 11am-4pm; Guildhall, Priory Park. (01243) 784683.

EVENTS: Garden Event; Exhibitors will provide a variety of specialist plants, shrubs, roses, herbs, vegetables and young plants, plus a selection of garden tools, furniture, ornaments, sculptures and food products 10.30am-5pm (last entry 4.30pm); West Dean Gardens, West Dean. (01243) 811301 / 818210.

EVENTS: Chichester Conservation Volunteers; Ragwort clearance at Ebernoe Common, Petworth. Alternative meet Ebernoe, 11am 10.15am; Market Cross. (01903) 506714.

EVENTS: Fun Dog Show and Garden Party; Book stall, tombola, lucky dip, jewellery, pet products, etc. 2 (inc drink and cake). Raising funds 10.30am-4pm; Cat and Rabbit Rescue Centre, Holborow Lodge, Chalder Lane, Sidlesham. (023) 9237 7806.

EVENTS: Parklands School Summer Fair; Everyone welcome 2pm-4pm; Durnford Close (off Sherborne Road). (01243) 783962.

GOSPORT

EVENTS: HMS Sultan Summer Show; Main arena attractions include: the Chariots of Fire Display Team; the Royal Navy Raiders Parachute Display Team; Bolddog Ling; Classic Cars; and Volunteer Cadet Corps Field Gun From 10am; HMS Sultan, Military Road. www.sultan.org.uk for further details.

MADEHURST

WALKS & TALKS: Bugs R Us – Bognor Watch for junior members with John Knight of the Sussex Wildlife Trust; An introduction to the world of bugs. Map Ref: SU986095. Members free, non members 2. Booking essential 2pm-3.30pm; Lay-by at Farimile Bottom. (01243) 552030.

SELBORNE

EVENTS: Unusual Plants Fair; Stalls from all over the country offer seeds, plants, trees, and garden paraphernalia for sale 11am-5pm; Gilbert White's House and Oates Museum, High Street. (01420) 511275, or www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

SOUTHWICK

EVENTS: Summer Fayre; In aid of the Elizabeth Foundation for pre-school deaf children and their parents. 1pm-4pm; The D-Day Memorial Hall. (023) 9237 2735.

STOCKBRIDGE

EVENTS: Bognor Regis & Chichester Cyclists' Touring Club; Thirty-mile medium pace Awayday Ride. Lunch at The Plough, Sparsholt 10.45am; Lilly Langtry's Cafe.

TANGMERE

CLASSES: Shotokan Karate Club; Mixed youths and adults (10-adult). 2 Youths, 3 Adults 2pm-3.30pm; Village Hall (main front hall), Malcolm Road. (01243) 537404.

MONDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

CLASSES: Bognor Regis Zen Judo Club; Zen Judo, six years to adult, beginners welcome. Pay as you go 3.50 per session All grades 7pm-8.45pm; 8.45pm-10pm by invitation; South Bersted Church Hall, Bersted Street. 07506 689 314 or 07904 081 211, www.brzjc.co.uk.

CLUBBING: Salsa - LA and Cuban Style; 8pm, LA Salsa classes, 6. 9pm, Cuban Salsa Classes, 6. 10pm-11.30pm, Salsa and Latin Party till late, 2 (free if class taken). Take both classes for 10 Mud Club, The Esplanade, Norfolk Street. www.themudclub.com.

DANCING: Ballroom Dancing Practice Night; Ballroom, Latin American, Social Sequence. 3, includes refreshments 7.30pm-10pm; St Wilfrid's Church Hall, Ellasdale Road. (01243) 539465.

EVENTS: The Arun Sounds Ladies Barbershop Chorus; Ladies: if you like singing in harmony, please come along 7.30pm-10pm; Jubilee Hall, Chalcraft Lane. (01243) 265687 or www.thearunsounds.org.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: Get Fit, Try Something NewL Shotokan Karate; Six years to 70+, mnale and female. 3rd, 5th, 6th Dan coaches and instructors, over 40 years' experience. Fully insured 7pm-8.30pm; Main Hall, High School (next to Youth Wing), Kingsham Road. 07796 338982.

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Children's Dance Classes; Salsa, Latin American and Ballroom, level 1-3, age 5-12 years. 3 5pm-6pm; Swanfield Park Community Centre. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

DANCING: Strictly Dancing; Improvers Class 8.30pm & 9.30pm; St Wilfrid's Church Hall. (01243) 672463 / 07940 545736.

EMSWORTH

EVENTS: Terror Sailing Trip; Come aboard the restored Victorian oyster boat Terror for a two-hour sailing trip. 10, concs 2pm; Quay. (01243) 513275, to book.

TUESDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

EVENTS: Bognor Regis Concert Band; Band rehearsals. New members welcome 8pm-10.15pm; Music Centre, Sudley Road.

BOSHAM

CLASSES: Shape-up, Slim down; Target your problem areas 7.15pm; St. Nicholas' Hall, Brooks Lane. (01243) 573311.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Salsa, Latin American and Ballroom, level 1-3; Couples and singles welcome, 6 8pm-9.30pm; Bassil Shippam Centre, Tozer Way. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

CLASSES: Watercolour Class; Have fun painting in a relaxed and stimulating environment 6pm-9pm; Chichester Rugby Club, Wellington Road. (01243) 538304.

DANCING: Circle and International Folk Dancing; Beginners welcome and no partner needed 7.30pm; Guide Hall, Whyke Lane. (01243) 788833.

PETERSFIELD

FILMS: Black Cat, White Cat; (15); 7pm doors for 7.30pm. Subtitled. Directed by Emir Kusturica. Starring: Bajram Severdzan; Florijan Ajdini; and Salija Ibraimova The Studio @ The Petersfield School, Cranford Road. (01730) 263119, box office.

SELBORNE

WALKS & TALKS: Summer Lecture in the Marquee; Join us in Gilbert White's beautiful parkland for an entertaining evening of anecdotes. Includes wine or soft drink and nibbles. Free parking in our field 7.30pm; Gilbert White's House & Oates Museum, High Street. (01420) 511275, or www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS: Nelson in his own Words : The 'New' Nelson Letters; Lecture by the Director of The Royal Naval Museum, Dr Colin White. 15 7.30pm; Gilbert White's House, High Street. (01420) 511275, or www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk.

SELSEY

CLASSES: Yoga classes; All fitness and abilities welcome. Please call Annette to book your place 10am-11am; Selsey Centre, Manor Road. (01243) 601236.

CLASSES: Strictly Dancing; Intermediate Class 7.30pm-9pm; Town Hall. (01243) 672463 / 07940 545736.

SOUTH BERSTED

CLASSES: Toddle-Bop; Forty-five minutes' structured class including action songs, dance, giggles and wiggles and sensory props. 3.50 pay as you go, or 3 each if you book for ten classes 9.30am-10.15am; Art of Dance & Fitness, The Old School, Bersted Street. (01243) 828505, for more information.

STEEP

WALKS & TALKS: Guided Walk on Ashford Hangers National Nature Reserve; The walk explores the natural history and management of the site and lasts for approximately two hours. Map ref: SU743267 11am; Ashford Farm, Ashford Lane. (023) 9247 6411.

WORTHING

DANCING: Tea Dance; 3.20 (includes a cup of tea) 2pm-4.30pm; Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road. (01903) 206206, box office.

DANCING: Belly Dancing; 5 per ticket 6.45pm-7.45pm, beginners; 7.45pm-8.45pm, improvers; Richmond Room, Stoke Abbott Road. (01903) 206206, box office.

WEDNESDAY

BOGNOR REGIS

CLUBBING: Goo; Indie, Electro, Hiphop, Rock. Guest DJs and fortnightly live bands 10pm-2am; Mud Club, The Esplanade, Norfolk Street. www.themudclub.com.

WALKS & TALKS: Air Transport Auxilleries (ATA); An in-depth illustrated talk by Claire Walker about the wonderful personnel, both women and men, who transported many different types of aircraft during the second world war 7.30pm; RAF Association, Bognor Regis Branch, Waterloo Square. (01243) 865615.

BOSHAM

CLASSES: Fitness-Over-Fifty; Enjoy this class and feel the difference 9.30am; Village Hall, Walton Lane. (01243) 573311.

EVENTS: Monthly Meditation; All welcome 2pm-3pm; Bosham House, Main Road. (01243) 572109.

CHICHESTER

CLASSES: T'ai Chi; Relaxing exercise from Ancient China. Benefits physical and mental well-being. Suitable for all ages/levels of fitness. Beginners very welcome 7.45pm-9.15pm; Gym 1, University of Chichester, College Lane. (01243) 574048.

CLASSES: Watercolour Class; Have fun painting in a relaxed and stimulating environment 12.30pm-3.30pm; St Michael's Hall, Summersdale Road. (01243) 538304.

CLASSES: Dance Club 2000: Salsa and Latin American; Level 1-3, 5. Couples and singles welcome, from age 16 8.30pm; Swanfield Park Community Centre. (01243) 776393 or www.danceclub2000.com.

DANCING: Strictly Dancing; Advance Class 8.30pm-10pm; St Wilfrid's Church Hall. (01243) 672463 / 07940 545736.

DANCING: Circle and International Folk Dancing; Beginners welcome, no partner needed 10am-midday; Hall Next Door, New Park Centre. (01243) 788833.

EVENTS: Chichester Film & Video Makers; Graham and Clive's Challenge. Everyone will have an opportunity to demonstrate their skills in this fun practical team based challenge. New members and visitors welcome 7.45 for 8pm; St Pancras Church Hall, St Pancras (corner of St Pancras and Tozer Way). (01243) 587152 www.cfvm.org.uk.

WALKS & TALKS: The creation of the Museum gardens; Talk with Bob Holman, Gardener. Pre-booking essential. 12.50 (incl refreshments) 6.30pm; Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, Town Lane, Singleton. (01243) 811021 or www.wealddown.co.uk .

WALKS & TALKS: The Creation of the Museum Gardens; Speaker: Bob Holman. Learn more about the creation of the beautiful gardens at the Weald & Downland Open Air Museum and the historical research behind them 6.30pm; Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, Town Lane, Singleton. (01243) 811021 www.wealddown.co.uk.

WALKS & TALKS: Chichester Meeting Centre of the Sussex Family History Group; Walberton walk. Meet in the Car park for 7.30pm start – Peter Brown 7pm for 7.30pm; St George's Church Parish Centre, Cleveland Road. (01243) 787087 or chichester1@sfhg.org.uk.

MIDDLETON-ON-SEA

EVENTS: AGM of the Trustees of the Friends of Avisford Medical Group; Followed by talk by Mr Richard Hill, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: Recent Advances in Hip and Knee Surgery 7pm; Scout Hall.

NORTH BERSTED

DANCING: Dancing; 8pm-11pm; Newtown Sports and Social Club, 16A Greencourt Drive. 07810 841247.

PAGHAM

DANCING: Tea Dance; Ballroom, Latin American, Sequence. Refreshments included 2pm-4pm; Village Hall. (01243) 862784 / 783030.THURSDAY

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: Level Penny + Lulla Violet; Ridiculously poppy and upbeat headliners play their last gig before summer sabbatical supported by the angular dramatics of Bognor youth policy. Free door; (01243) 864523.

CHICHESTER, Pump Bottom Farm, Birdham Road: Blues on the Farm; Featuring: Krissy Matthews, 7.15pm; Innes Sibun (8.45pm); and The Hamsters (10.30pm); www.bluesonthefarm.co.uk.

EMSWORTH, The Lord Raglan, 35, Queen Street: Mark Andrews (six string and vocals) and Nick Evans (slide and mandolin); (01243) 372587.

LEWES, Royal Oak, Station Street: Folk at The Royal Oak; Featuring: Blue Blokes 3 (Ben Mandelson, Lu Edmonds and Ian Anderson].

WORTHING, Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade: Dancing Queen; Musical Medley. 17, 19.50, 21.50; concs; (01903) 206206, box office.

FRIDAY

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: Heartbreaker; Fab Midlands four piece pays tribute to Paul Rodgers, Free, Bad Company and Queen. Free door; (01243) 864523.

BRIGHTON, Brighton Jazz Club @ The Komedia Studio Bar, Gardner Street: Blink, featuring Alcyona Mick; Alcyona Mick, piano; Robin Fincker, tenor sax / clarinet; Paul Clarvis, drums. 10/8; www.brightonjazzclub.co.uk.

CHICHESTER, Pump Bottom Farm, Birdham Road: Blues on the Farm; Featuring: Dani Wilde (7.15pm); Aynsley Lister (8.45pm); and Point Blank (10.30pm); www.bluesonthefarm.co.uk.

CHICHESTER, Regnum Club, South Pallant Car Park: City Folk Club; Folk club/singaround. All welcome. 1.50; (01243) 574021.

WESTBOURNE, Good Intent, North Street: Joe Isaac; (01243) 372656.

SATURDAY

BOGNOR REGIS, The Lamb Steyne, Steyne Street: Retox; (01243) 868215.

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: Electric Hoedown + The Poopahs; Ethnic folk roots supported by sonic spacehoppers for local Nyodema charity solstice party. 5 ticket only; (01243) 864523.

BOGNOR REGIS, The Family Tree Public House, 1 Laburnum Grove: Dino's Karaoke; (01243) 829313.

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: Nyodema World Music Charity Day; (01243) 864523.

CHICHESTER, Cathedral: The Chichester Singers; The Dream of Gerontius – Elgar. 7-22; (01243) 572195.

CHICHESTER, Coach and Horses, St Pancras: Manti;

CHICHESTER, Pump Bottom Farm, Birdham Road: Blues on the Farm; Featuring: Lisa Mills (1pm); Bullitt (2.30pm); Rodney Branigan (3.45pm), The BBQ (5.15pm); Albert Lee and Hogan's Heroes (6.45pm); Errol Linton (8.15pm); and Deborah Bonham (10.30pm); www.bluesonthefarm.co.uk.

FARNHAM, Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum, Rees Road (off A287), Tilford: Midsummer Jazz Picnic; Jazz evening, with the Panama Cafe Orchestra. Bring along a picnic and join in the fun, but booking is essential; (01252) 795571 or www.rural-life.org.uk for further details.

SUNDAY

BOSHAM, Creek End, Smugglers Lane: Jazz Smugglers Workshop; Visiting players free and welcome; 07717 819846.

CHICHESTER, Pump Bottom Farm, Birdham Road: Blues on the Farm; Featuring: Kris Dollimore (1pm); 3 AM (2.30pm); Gary Fletcher (3.45pm); Matthew Lee (5.15pm); Giles Hedley and the Aviators (8.15pm); and Albert Nyathi & Imbongi (10.45pm); www.bluesonthefarm.co.uk.

EMSWORTH, The Lord Raglan, 35, Queen Street: Doghouse; (01243) 372587.

HAYLING ISLAND, Liveability Plaza, Eastoke Corner: Playing on the Plaza; Featuring: Red Jackson; www.playingontheplaza.co.uk.

HORSHAM, Horsham Folk Club, Normandy Centre, Denne Road: The Amazing Mr Smith; Monty Python's answer to John Williams. His combination of mad inventions and brilliant acoustic guitar playing make him one of the funniest and most original performers around; (01483) 279862, www.horshamfolkclub.co.uk.

MONDAY

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: The Jazz Quintet; Tenor legend Brian White leads Monday night jazz regulars through eclectic programme of swinging arrangements. Free entry; (01243) 864523.

TUESDAY

BOGNOR REGIS, The White Horse, 39 Chichester Road: The Open Mic. Night; Hosted by Brighton-based Move-ons, anything can happen. Arrive early to book your spot. Free door; (01243) 864523.

WEDNESDAY

HAVANT, The Star, North Street: Open Mic and Jam Night; Kit supplied. All genres welcome; (023) 9247 9202.CHICHESTER

Until 21 Jun: Wilson Studio, Oxmarket Centre of Arts, off East Street: June Blake and Liz Luffingham: Light on Landscape; Semi-abstract and subtle paintings conveying changing light and colour observed through the seasons; (01243) 779103.

Until 21 Jun: Foyer and Lobby Galleries, Oxmarket Centre of Arts: George Gascoigne: Landscape Emotions; Representational and semi-abstract responses to the Welsh and Cornish landscapes, as well as local scenes; (01243) 779103.

23 - 28 Jun: Foyer Gallery, Oxmarket Centre of Arts: Christine Halfpenny; Recent works by this local artist; (01243) 779103.

Until 21 Jun: Library: Growing Up in the Shadow of Genocide; Gail Ward; (01243) 370489, Library, Tower Street. www.gailwardphotography.co.uk.

Until 29 Jun: Cathedral: Exhibition of Shared Humanity; Gail Ward; (01243) 370489, www.gailwardphotography.co.uk.

Until 28 Jun: John Rank Gallery, Oxmarket Centre of Arts: The Society of Limners Summer Exhibition; A fascinating exhibition promoting miniature painting; (01243) 779103.

Until 29 Jun: Otter Gallery, University of Chichester, College Lane: Art & Migration; Art works by Refugee Artists from Nazi Germany in Britain; (01243) 816098.

Until 28 Sep: Prints Room, Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant: Pictures On Walls: Contemporary Protest Prints; (01243) 774557.

Until 28 Dec: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant: Nina Saunders: Autumn Flowers; Swathes of William Morris fabric create a stunning contemporary installation in the 18th century stairwell; (01243) 774557.

COSHAM

Until 5 Jul: Coffee Shop, South Block, Queen Alexandra Hospital: Works for sale by Sue Harvey, Ted Baker, plus Ann and Don Parmiter. Organised by QA League of Friends; (023) 9238 7284.

Until 5 Jul: Cafe Blue, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital: Works by Eileen Stockwell, Bazil Middleton, Jane Salter and Anne Parmiter. Organised by QA League of Friends; (023) 9238 7284.

FARNHAM

25 - 29 Jun: Rural Life Centre, Old Kiln Museum: A Pen Portrays ..; The museum's first ever art exhibition portrays the work of the enigmatic Marshall Barnes – a watercolour and pen and ink artist who recorded local life in the 1950s; (01252) 795571 or www.rural-life.org.uk for further details.

PETERSFIELD

Until 31 Aug: Uppark, South Harting: Exhibition; Restoration of Uppark House and Garden; (01730) 825857.

PETWORTH

Until 25 Jun: Petworth House: David Tress: Chasing Sublime Light. Part 1; Paintings and drawings (Scotland, Northumberland and North Yorkshire); (01798) 342207.

WALBERTON

Until 4 Jul: Forge Gallery, The Street: Sue Broadhead, sculpture; Vicki Nigoumi, gouache; (01243) 554818 www.forgegallerywalberton.co.uk.

WINCHESTER

Until 31 Aug: Cathedral, The Close: Summer Exhibition: Saving the Cathedral; Memorabilia, costumes, models and archive photos tell the story of three Winchester heroes; William Walker the Diver, Francis Fox the Civil Engineer and Thomas Jackson the Architect, all of whom helped save the Cathedral from collapse. Cathedral entry fees apply; (01962) 857275, box office, or www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk.CHICHESTER

23 Jun - 30 Aug: The Music Man; Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, (01243) 781312 or www.cft.org.uk for days and times of performances.

WORTHING

Sunday: Flamenco Express; Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade, (01903) 206206, box office, for performance times and ticket prices.

 
 
 

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