Monthly Archives: June 2013

What’s On for Friday July 5, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. FRIDAY, JULY 5 COMEDY BORDON: Phoenix Arts Centre, Barbados House, Station Road. 8pm. The Phoenix Theatre Comedy Club Pre-Edinburgh Festival. See some of the next generation of comedy greats trying out their festival routines. Admission £10, concs.…

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What’s On for Thursday July 4, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. THURSDAY, JULY 4 CONCERTS HORNDEAN: Blendworth Centre, Blendworth Lane (PO8 4AA). 7.30pm. Horndean Music Society Concert. Featuring Anemos: Helen Walton (flute), Robert Blanken (clarinet), Fiona Reeves (oboe), Richard Moore (bassoon) and Bridget Bartholomew (horn). All welcome. Admission…

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What’s On for Wednesday July 3, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 DANCING PORTSMOUTH: St James’ Hospital Main Entrance, Locksway Road. 8pm-10.15pm. Wednesday Ballroom Club. Come and enjoy some social ballroom dancing, ideal for couples. Admission £3. (023) 9307 7368. SOUTHSEA: Royal Beach Hotel, South Parade.…

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What’s On for Tuesday July 2, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. TUESDAY, JULY 2 CONCERTS FAREHAM: Holy Trinity Church, West Street. 1.05pm-1.50pm. Lunchtime Concert. Featuring Karen Taylor and Friends with music for saxophone and piano. Admission free, retiring collection for Tower and Clock Appeal. (01329) 232688. DANCING TITCHFIELD:…

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What’s On for Monday July 1, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. MONDAY, JULY 1 DANCING COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Street. 7.30pm-10pm. MM’s Modern Sequence Dance Club. All welcome to this modern sequence club. Admission £2.50. (023) 9271 0060. GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission…

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What’s On for Sunday June 30, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. SUNDAY, JUNE 30 CONCERTS CHICHESTER: Christ Church, Old Market Avenue (off South Street). 2pm doors for 2.30pm-4.30pm. Music on Sundays. ‘The Magic of the Violin’ and Schubert’s Cello Quintet with Elena Davydova and Oxana Dodon (violins), Stephen…

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What’s On for Saturday June 29, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. SATURDAY, JUNE 29 CLUBBING PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Resonse presents Femi B. A night of underground house. (023) 9221 0437. SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert Road. 11pm-2am. Champagne Justice DJs. (023) 9286…

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What’s On for Friday June 28, 2013

June 28, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. FRIDAY, JUNE 28 CLUBBING PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 7pm-1.30am. Hard Fast and Dirty. With special guest Ian M. Hard house night. Admission £5 before 8pm. (023) 9221 0437. SOUTHSEA: Edge of the Wedge, Albert…

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Smiley Culture inquest jury retires to consider verdict

June 28, 2013
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Smiley Culture inquest jury retires to consider verdict

Smiley Culture inquest jury retires to consider verdict By Amy De-Keyzer June 28, 2013 THE jury in the inquest into the death of eighties reggae star Smiley Culture retired to consider its verdict on Friday (June 28). The 48-year-old singer and DJ, real name David Emmanuel, died at his Warlingham home on March 15, 2011,…

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Husband ‘planned to kidnap and kill estranged wife’

June 28, 2013
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A SPURNED husband hatched a plan to murder his estranged Russian wife amid fears she was trying to muscle in on £300,000 inheritance, a court was told. Steven Hellewell, from Tadworth, tried to enlist the help of his son to kidnap his wife Elena after she ended their 10-year marriage, it was alleged. But his…

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Thousands line streets to honour injured servicemen

June 28, 2013
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AROUND 3,000 people cheered on injured soldiers in a parade which brought Dorking High Street to a standstill on Friday (June 28). Event organisers were stunned by the turn-out as the town stopped to see patients and staff from the Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre at Headley Court on the march. They were joined by the…

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Life of Christ actor describes ‘challenging’ role

June 28, 2013
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THE actor who has portrayed Christ for 16 years claims audience reactions affect him more than being crucified in five epic open-air performances in Bramley. James Burke-Dunsmore, world renowned for his portrayal of Jesus, has been joined by a cast of around 200 local volunteers for the Wintershall Player’s production of The Life of Christ.…

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Unique poet launches debut book

June 28, 2013
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Unique poet launches debut book

Aspiring poet The Bard of Godstone also known as Mark Day Unique poet launches debut book By David Stubbings June 28, 2013 A GODSTONE poet has published his debut book – a collection of unique verses. The Bard of Godstone – also known as 41-year-old Mark Day – has created the 112-page book of original poems and…

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Kids carry flags for England-Sri Lanka cricket clash

June 28, 2013
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Kids carry flags for England-Sri Lanka cricket clash

Kids carry flags for England-Sri Lanka cricket clash By Jennifer Morris June 28, 2013 AN EXCITABLE group of schoolchildren were given the job of carrying the flags onto the pitch before the Champions Trophy cricket clash between England and Sri Lanka at the Oval. A group of 26 pupils – 13 boys and 13 girls…

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Police appeal after suspicious ‘distraction-style’ offence

June 28, 2013
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Police appeal after suspicious ‘distraction-style’ offence By David Stubbings June 28, 2013 POLICE detectives are investigating after a pensioner was targeted by a man in a distraction-style incident in Reigate this week. A man in his 80s answered the door of his Felland Way home on Tuesday (June 25) at around 12 noon to a…

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Cigarettes stolen from lorry in petrol station raid

June 28, 2013
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Cigarettes stolen from lorry in petrol station raid By Becky Middleton June 28, 2013 A ROBBERY at a petrol station in Shepperton is being investigated by police. At approximately 10.45am on Monday (June 24) at the Esso Petrol Station in Walton Bridge Road, two occupants of a black saloon BMW reversed up to a Scania…

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Leisure centre parking changes bring disputes

June 28, 2013
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GYM users in Camberley feel “caught out” by a new parking regime at a popular borough-council-run leisure centre. The parking system was agreed by Surrey Heath Borough Council in August 2012 to deter shoppers and commuters from parking at the Arena Leisure Centre in Grand Avenue. Public consultation was launched in November and ran until…

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Chilton excited for ‘electric’ Silverstone atmosphere

June 28, 2013
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Chilton excited for ‘electric’ Silverstone atmosphere

Chilton excited for ‘electric’ Silverstone atmosphere By David Stubbings June 28, 2013 MAX Chilton is sure the atmosphere at Silverstone will be “better than ever” when he starts his first British Grand Prix on Sunday (June 30). The 22-year-old, from Reigate, will be one of four British drivers competing at the Northamptonshire track this weekend.…

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Amazing photos show snake feasting on toad

June 28, 2013
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Amazing photos show snake feasting on toad

View gallery (total of 4 images) Amazing photos show snake feasting on toad By Amy De-Keyzer June 28, 2013 THE brutality of the animal world was captured on camera by a Salfords couple after they spotted a snake feasting on a toad. Malcolm Hall made the gruesome discovery, in the garden of his home in…

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Jury in Smiley Culture inquest retire to consider verdict

June 28, 2013
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Jury in Smiley Culture inquest retire to consider verdict

Jury in Smiley Culture inquest retire to consider verdict By Amy De-Keyzer June 28, 2013 THE jury in the inquest into the death of eighties reggae star Smiley Culture retired to consider its verdict on Friday (June 28). The 48-year-old singer and DJ, real name David Emmanuel, died at his Warlingham home on March 15,…

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