What's on around Petersfield and East Hampshire today, June 17, 2017

By Post in Entertainment

HERE’S your guide to what’s on today, as compiled by the Post series.

CONCERT

PETERSFIELD: The Studio, The Petersfield School, Cranford Road, 12.45pm. Lucy Armstrong (viola and violin) and Felicity Cliffe (cello). Free entry.

PETERSFIELD: The Studio, The Petersfield School, Cranford Road, 4.30pm. Summer concert with Petersfield Area Schools’ String Orchestra (PASSO). Free entry.

EVENTS

ELSTED: Elsted Inn, 3pm live music, 7pm ceildh. Alested with folk musicians including Molten Amba, Rosie Hodgson and Anna Tabbush. Visit website: www.theelstedinn.com

GREATHAM: Primary School, Petersfield Road, 11am-4pm. Silly sports summer fair, organised by Friends of Greatham School. Free entry.

LISS: Triangle Centre, Mill Road, 9am-noon. Coffee morning and stalls in aid of The Rosemary Foundation.

STEEP: All Saints Church, 10am-4.30pm. Flower festival with Edward Thomas theme. Poetry readings, musical interludes, refreshments. Free entry but donations requested for church funds.

PETERSFIELD: Winton House, 18 High Street, 9.30am-2.30pm. 100 Years of the Lions celebration. All welcome.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, 1pm-5pm and 7pm-11pm. The Whiskey Affair. Tasting sessions and live music. Tickets £8. Visit website: www.thewhiskeyaffair.co.uk

ROWLANDS CASTLE: St John’s Primary School, Whicher’s Gate Road, noon-3pm. Summer fayre.

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House, 10.30am-5.15pm. Unusual Plants Fair, including talks and tours. Visit the website at: www. gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

SINGLETON: Weald and Downland Living Museum, 10am-5pm. Wood Show. Usual admission prices. Visit: www.wealddown.co.uk

TILFORD: Rural Life Centre, Reeds Lane, 10am-5pm. Romany Weekend. Gypsy music, singing, storytelling, family activities and traditions. Usual admission prices.

EXHIBITIONS

PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum and The Flora Twort Gallery, St Peter’s Road, 10am-4pm. Edward Thomas, Wayfarer and Edward Thomas Photography. Call 01730 262601 or visit www. petersfieldmuseum.co.uk

PETERSFIELD: One Tree Books, Lavant Street, 9am-5pm. Justin Lees paintings.

FILM

HAVANT: The Spring Arts Centre, East Street, 1.45pm. Tom Jones. Tickets £8.50. Call 023 9247 2700.

LISS: Triangle Centre, Mill Road, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Lion. Tickets £6.

TREYFORD: Newhouse Farm, Grevatts Lane, 7pm gates open, 9pm film. Notting Hill. Visit website: www.filmonafarm.co.uk

GARDENS

ROGATE: Sandhill Farm House, Nyewood Road, 2pm-5pm. Garden of designer Rosemary Alexander open with plant sales and home-made teas. Admission £4.50, children free.

SOUTH HARTING: Down Place, Hill Lane, 2pm-6pm. Home-made teas. Admission £4, children free.

MUSIC

HAVANT: The Spring Arts Centre, East Street, 8pm. The Spitfire Sisters. Tickets £15. Call 023 9247 2700.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Sweet Bird of Youth. Box office 01243 781312 or visit www.cft.org.uk

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park, 2.45pm and 7.45pm. The Country Girls. Box office 01243 781312 or visit www.cft.org.uk

LIPHOOK: Liphook Church Centre, Old Portsmouth Road, 6pm-8pm. A musical evening by Farnham Music and Drama, hosted by the Friends of High Hurlands Children. Tickets £5.

WALKS & TALKS

SHAWFORD: Walkers should meet at the top car park near Shawford Station to catch the Blue Star No 1 bus at 9.48am to Winchester. Petersfield Ramblers will then lead an 8.5-mile walk back to Shawford. Cars leave Petersfield Station at 9am. Call 01730 260454.

Organisers of events also can enter details on this website so that residents and visitors can have the widest choice of entertainments and activities to enjoy in Petersfield, East Hampshire and beyond.